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Fantastic Pets

Fantastic Pets Gameplay Preview: Kinectimals light? kinect news

Fantastic Pets for Xbox 360′s Kinect is a game for the young ones, where virtual animals will be brought into reality. The official description reads: “Fantastic Pets puts players on-screen where their movements and voice commands allow them to play side-by-side with a pet of their own creation.” Does that sound a lot like Kinectimals? Yes it does, and that may not be such a bad thing!

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Fantastic Pets Achievements

Fantastic Pets Achievements kinect newsShould you be looking for a follow-up of Kinectimals, then Fantastic Pets may be the one you want to keep an eye on. It is the only pet genre video game on the market that allows players to custom create, collect and interact with unlimited varieties of different animals including cats, dogs, lizards, & horses by using a wide array of cutting edge & user-friendly design menu options. Or so the advertisement text reads, the list of achievements may reveal a bit more on the activities hidden in this game. Luckily Developer BlitzGames has confirmed that it’s looking into a prerelease demo for Fantastic Pets, as well as postrelease content, including new activities and costumes for your pets.

Checkout the list of achievements of this cutesy pet Kinect game!

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THQ expects Kinect’s success to continue

THQ expects Kinects success to continue kinect news

According to Brian Farrell, CEO of THQ, Kinect will continue to be successful. Moreover, he says that augmented reality represents a big opportunity on the Kinect and that THQ’s Fantastic Pets is the first to combine augmented reality and Kinect. Fantastic Pets is planned to be released on 18th March.

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Cute Fantastic Pets Screenshots!

Cute Fantastic Pets Screenshots! kinect news

Besides the cutesy Kinectimals video game, the Kinect game family genre will be expanded with Fantastic Pets later this year. THQ’s previously announced title Fantastic Pets now got its first screenshots.

Checkout the Fantastic Pets Screenshots gallery after the break for a better idea of the in-game pet editor that comes with this game.

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Fantastic Pets Augmented Reality Title on Kinect for Xbox 360 special

New Kinect Games for 2011 keep coming! Offering a highly interactive fantasy experience that erases the line between the virtual and real worlds, THQ Inc. today announced Fantastic Pets on Kinect for Xbox 360, no controller required. The first augmented reality game for Kinect for Xbox 360, Fantastic Pets puts players on-screen where their movements and voice commands allow them to play side-by-side with a pet of their own creation. Developed by Blitz Games Studios, Fantastic Pets on Kinect for Xbox 360 is scheduled for release in March 2011.

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