Microsoft release The Beatles: Rock Band Special Edition Console

September 9, 2009 by Daniel Gillespie  

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Today sees the launch of ‘The Beatles: Rock Band’, and Microsoft have celebrated this by releasing a limited number of special edition Xbox 360 consoles, professionally customized to honour The Beatles.

The rare consoles, worth over $3,400 each on eBay, will start to be auctioned today for charity with proceeds benefiting ‘Doctors Without Borders’.

Each console is carefully designed by super-animation company ‘Passion Pictures’ with illustrations from the intro of ‘The Beatles: Rock Band’.

Along the launch, Microsoft have released the iconic “All you need is love” for 160 Microsoft points, with proceeds going to charity and also entering you to win one of the limited edition consoles.


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