Activision Brings “Dancing with the Stars” Video Game to the Wii
Get Off the Couch and Dance Like Your Favorite Celebs!
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct 19, 2007: Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATVI) announced today that they have teamed up with Disney-ABC Television Group’s ABC Entertainment and BBC Worldwide America to create the first ever “Dancing with the Stars” video game for the WiiTM home video game system. The “Dancing with the Stars” video game gives fans of the show and players of rhythm games exactly what they want – hours and hours of active family fun!
The gameplay in “Dancing with the Stars” for Wii is accessible for gamers of all ages and abilities. The Wii RemoteTM and the NunchukTM is used to physically mimic elegant dance moves while at the same time allowing the player to add his or her own personal flair!
The game, studded with stars like Emmitt Smith and Stacy Keibler, is already quick-stepping into the marketplace with a nationwide promotional push. With this Activision, ABC and BBC Worldwide America partnership, get ready to let your inner dance star shine!
“Dancing with the Stars” for Wii will be available on October 30th, 2007 for $49.99 with a rating of “E 10+” for Ages 10 and up by the ESRB. It will also be available for PlayStation®2 and compatible with the PlayStation®2 Dance Pad on the same date for the price of $39.99. A limited-edition “Dancing with the Stars” dance pad bundled with the PlayStation®2 game will be available on November 13th, 2007 for $49.99.