Video game sales go through the roof in just over a year
Sales of the ‘Rock Band video game have exceeded the $1 billion mark in North America, after only 15 months of being on sale.
’Rock Band’’s rival game Guitar Hero is preparing for the release of ‘Metallica: Guitar Hero’ which comes out on Monday (March 29), while ‘Rock Band’ will release ‘The Beatles:Rock Band’ on September 29.
According to Rolling Stone, over 40 million tracks have been downloaded and purchased for ‘Rock Band’.
‘Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock’ hit $1 billion in sales in 2007.
–By our New York staff.
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