Ubisoft has announced Fighters Uncaged, a new fighting game for Kinect scheduled for a November 2010 release.
The game is being created by Belgian developer AMA Studios and aims to ‘deliver players the excitement of real fighting competitions, in addition to teaching players mixed martial arts techniques’. Players will be able to create 70 different strikes in 21 different fighting arenas.
Will this be the hardcore game most of the current Xbox users have been waiting for? Please find the (gameplay) trailer below and let us know what you think.
Ubisoft’s Press Release
UBISOFT® REVEALS FIGHTERS UNCAGED EXCLUSIVELY FOR KINECT FOR MICROSOFT XBOX 360®SAN FRANCISCO, CA – August 17, 2010 – Today, Ubisoft announced Fighters Uncaged, a new fighting game that will be available worldwide in November 2010 exclusively for Kinect™ on Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Developed by AMA Studios, Fighters Uncaged will deliver players the excitement of real fighting competitions, in addition to teaching players mixed martial arts techniques.
“Fighters Uncaged is the first motion fighting game for Microsoft Kinect™, dedicated to a core audience,” said Adam Novickas, U.S. director of marketing at Ubisoft. “Fighters Uncaged requires players to get out of their seat to engage in a controller-free full-body combat game and experience the authentic fighting style of Thai boxing.”
Leveraging the Microsoft Kinect™ technology, Fighters Uncaged delivers players an immersive total-body combat experience. Players will be able to create 70 different strikes inspired by martial arts and compete in 21 different fighting environments such as rooftops, dark alleys, gritty city docks and abandoned church. Included are diverse opponents with unique fighting styles, devastating combos with voice-activated super strikes, opportunities to upgrade your character by unlocking new skills and a jump-in multiplayer feature to take your enemies down with your friends.