Green Day: Rock band announced for next year

Following hot on the heels of The Beatles, Green Day has become the latest band to the get the music game treatment with the announcement of Green Day

Green Day has been contributing songs from its most recent album to the Rock Band format for the past year, but is now working on a full game that will feature tracks spanning their whole career.

Just as with Beatles Rock Band, you'll be able to play as the members of Greenday, and will be able to choose things such as venues that will be personal to the band as well.

The game will be available for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii, and for the first two consoles, the track list – which is TBA at the moment – will be fully exportable to play on Rock Band 1 or 2 as well.

So are you looking forward to rocking out as Billie Joe Armstrong? Check out our hands on video with Beatles Rock Band and let us know below who you'd like to make a Rock Band game next.