Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. – Redbox, the automated DVD rental
kiosk unit of Coinstar (NASD: CSTR), announced this week that it plans to begin renting
video games for $2 a day this summer.
PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii games
will arrive in 21,000 Redbox kiosks on June 17, following a test of game
rentals in select markets that began in August 2009.
The company said its
kiosks will stock both top releases and popular family and kids titles.