The highly anticipated launch of Nintendo’s Wii has put Ubisoft to work. The French video game publisher has seven game titles ready to be released for the Wii.
There is no doubt that Nintendo’s Wii game console will be a hit with its wireless controller and new game titles waiting to be played. As one of the world’s largest video game publishers, Ubisoft decided to contribute to the future success of Nintendo’s newest game console.
Ubisoft is preparing seven titles for the upcoming launch of the Wii console. In addition to the two previously announced titles Rayman Raving Rabbids and Red Steel, both designed specially for the Wii, Ubisoft will deliver Wii versions of driving game Monster 4X4 World Circuit, Sony Pictures Animation’s Open Season, a game based on the popular Far Cry franchise, Blazing Angels Squadrons of WW II and GT Pro Series, developed exclusively for the Wii by MTO. Ltd.
“We’re thrilled that Ubisoft will be unveiling Wii versions of both exclusive new IP and established franchises,” said Reggie Fils-Aime, president and chief operating officer for Nintendo of America. “Bursting with creativity, innovation and unadulterated fun, these Ubisoft games embody the qualities that will make Wii a huge hit with gamers new and established, young and old.”
“Media and analysts agree that Ubisoft has the greatest potential for reward with the new console’s launch because we believed in its potential from the beginning,” said Laurent Detoc, president of Ubisoft North America. “With an impressive lineup of launch games that offer something for everyone, we are in a unique position to benefit from the Wii’s success in appealing to both new and hardcore gamers.”
The seven game series from Ubisoft contain different game types which can satisfy different gamers tastes as it comes with racing games, first-person action shooters, air combat simulation and more.