When Viacom said vaya con dios to Rock Band and its studio, Harmonix, the price of sale was $US49.99. Actual retail price of the tax writeoff they got to take? $US115 million, with about half of that returned this year as a cash refund on past taxes. [Gamasutra]
Viacom Got A Smidge More Than $49.99 For Selling Rock Band Studio
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