from http://community.guitarhero.com/news_posts "We know a lot of people have wanted to know and now we are happy to announce that the awesome drums from Guitar Hero World Tour will finally be available to purchase separately from the bundle! Starting on 2/15/09, Best Buy and Gamestop retail locations will be selling the Guitar Hero World Tour Standalone Drums for $99.99 (USD). So look for them soon at a retailer near you! NOTE: The 2/15 street date for the standalone drums is for US/Mexico/Canada only. The standalone drums will be released in Europe and Australia at a later date. More details will be announced soon on exact street dates. "