Redbox Game Roll-out Starts June 1716 Jun, 2011 By: Chris Tribbey
Starting June 17 video game rentals will roll out nationwide at more than 21,000 Redbox locations, with games available for all three major gaming platforms: Wii, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
Games will be available for $2 a day.
“From your local grocery, convenience or drug store straight to your family room, the next dance-off, face-off or family night just got more affordable and fun,” said Joel Resnik, VP of video games for Redbox.
Games available at launch include Brink (PS3, Xbox) Call of Duty: Black Ops (PS3, Xbox, Wii), Duke Nukem Forever (PS3, Xbox), Family Party: 90 Great Games (Wii), Infamous 2 (PS3), Just Dance 2 (Wii), L.A. Noire (PS3), Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game (Xbox, Wii), Michael Jackson: The Experience (Wii), Red Faction: Armageddon (PS3, Xbox), Rio (Wii), Transformers: Dark of the Moon (PS3, Xbox, Wii) and You Don't Know Jack (Xbox).
“America’s destination for movies is now giving consumers access to the latest DVDs, Blu-ray Discs and a selection of today’s top video games,” said Redbox president Mitch Lowe. “Redbox is now America’s one-stop shop for entertainment.”