Console will be a limited and numbered, whose profits will go to charity.
Microsoft’s been reported by press release that with the global launch of the video game The Beatles: Rock Band, also will launch an Xbox 360 Limited Edition "The Beatles: Rock Band." Machines will be auctioned this Christmas and its recovery will go to charity .
Yesterday Microsoft has announced the launch of Xbox 360 Limited Edition The Beatles: Rock Band, specially designed and customized with attractive illustrations of the introduction of the game created by Harmonix and Oscar-winning study, Passion Pictures.
This is a limited numbered edition which goes on sale in auctions conducted solidarity over Christmas and the proceeds going in full to the organization Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). This action is part of the observance of the highest aim of the spirit and message of the Beatles at the time of launch The Beatles: Rock Band. Thus, this initiative joins the release of the song All You Need is Love, exclusively through Xbox LIVE Arcade, whose proceeds will go equally to the organization.
Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, along with Yoko Ono and Olivia Harrison (widow of John Lennon and George Harrison, respectively) have personally selected the humanitarian organization as a recipient of special actions associated with this release. MSF was created in 1971 by doctors and journalists and has a proven track record of presence and international emergency aid. The song will be available for 160 Microsoft points.
Beatlemania on Xbox LIVE
In addition Xbox LIVE will be the place to find all videos, documentaries and audiovisual material on this historic band, this fall. Thus, the bazaar of video on demand will both classic songs like the acclaimed documentary Imagine: John Lennon, available at the push of a button.
Moreover all users who buy The Beatles: Rock Band can be downloaded from the October 20 the album Abbey Road to be followed in November and December respectively, the classic Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and Rubber Soul . Both albums are available for Microsoft 1360 points, with individual songs available at a price of 160 Microsoft Points.
As if this were not enough next autumn the fans and players can join The Fab Four Mystery Tour – an interactive look at the career of The Beatles and their different facets. This website is created using designs and attractive animations of cinematic introduction of The Beatles: Rock Band created by Passion Pictures and allows to follow the group from its origins in The Cavern to their last concert on the roof of offices Apple in Saville Road.
Special Pack Media Markt
Finally in Spain also wanted to make a special release to mark the start of the game The Beatles: Rock Band. Therefore be available for a limited time special packaging exclusive sales at Media Markt will include an Xbox 360 Arcade, a wireless microphone and the video game The Beatles: Rock Band.
More information http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/