With the popularity of the Rabbids irreverent party game for the Wii, it was natural for somebody to figure out that the fun could be multiplied if a device was incorporated that forced the player to get into even more awkward positions as they party the night away. In comes Ubisoft, with TV Party. Teaser trailer below and Gameplay Footage after the break.
UBISOFT ANNOUNCES NEW TITLE ? RAYMAN RAVING RABBIDS® TV PARTY
Featuring “Unique? and Humorous Use of the Wii Balance Board(TM)
SAN FRANCISCO ? May 28, 2008 ? Today Ubisoft announced that Rayman Raving Rabbids(TM) TV Party will launch for the Wii(TM) system and Nintendo DS(TM) system this holiday season.
Following the tradition of Rayman Raving Rabbids titles showcasing fun and innovative use of the Wii controllers, Rayman Raving Rabbids TV Party will feature the Wii Balance Board(TM) accessory. The Rabbids plan to invade televisions worldwide, providing players with a variety of games and comedic exploits spoofing TV shows, pop culture and even advertisements.
“The Rayman Raving Rabbids titles have been an immense success, entertaining the world over,? said Yves Guillemot, president and chief executive officer, Ubisoft. “The inclusion of the Wii Balance Board into the game was a huge source of inspiration for our development team and I guarantee you will see the Wii Balance Board used in ways that will be surprisingly unexpected!?
To date, the Rayman titles have sold more than 22 million units worldwide with their unique ability to reach all ages and demographics through their family friendly, innovative game play mechanics.
Further details about Rayman Raving Rabbids TV Party will be unveiled at E3 2008, but in the meantime, please feel free to visit www.raymanzone.com.