Video: Here’s A Look At South Park’s Cancelled GTA Clone For GameCube

Unseen64’s Liam Robertson is back and doing what he does best, unearthing canceled video game projects. His latest video takes a look at a South Park title that was previously in development for the GameCube, PlayStation 2 and the Xbox. The game was being handled by a division at Ubisoft and was inspired by the popular Simpsons: Hit & Run. The video also reveals that this was to be the first South Park game to map out the entire town of South Park. If this takes your interest then be sure to check out the informative video, above.

ZombiU Servers Return From The Dead Following Zombi Launch

For the few months, ZombiU’s servers have been nearly as deserted as post-apocalyptic London. With little-to-no fanfare, it seemed like Ubisoft had unilaterally shut off servers to the once Wii U exclusive zombie title — what many assumed was the end of online support. Lo and behold, after the recent PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One ports (officially renamed “Zombi”), the servers for Wii U have turned back on. With online servers back in working order, players can now read the player-inscribed Demons Souls-esque messages.

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Video: Ubisoft Launches Just Dance: Disney Party 2 Today For Wii And Wii U

Today, Ubisoft and Disney Interactive released Just Dance: Disney Party 2, the second Disney title from the best-selling music video game franchise of all time, in the UK.

In Just Dance: Disney Party 2, players can dance along to a variety of songs from the most popular shows and movies from the Disney Channel, the #1 cable TV network on a Total Day basis in Total Viewers and the #1 TV network for kids and tweens. The game features more than 20 of the hottest hits from movies like “Descendants” and “Teen Beach 2”, as well as shows like “Girl Meets World” and “Liv and Maddie,” so every Disney Channel fan and their family can get up and moving this holiday season.

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Gravity Falls: Legend Of The Gnome Gemulets 3DS Release Date Revealed

Gravity Falls: Legend of the Gnome Gemulets for Nintendo 3DS has been known about for some time, though eagerly waiting fans had only a speculative Amazon estimate for release. However, today developer Ubisoft announced the game would be released on October 20th in North America and October 23rd in Europe. The game is based on the cult-classic TV show from the Disney Big Grin channel. Check out the teaser below for more information:


Just Dance: Disney Party 2 Release Date Announced

Disney Channel fans will be pleased to hear that Just Dance: Disney Party 2 is coming out soon. The second Disney-themed entry in the Just Dance series will launch on October 20 in the U.S. and October 22 in Europe for Wii and Wii U. The upcoming game will feature over 20 songs from several Disney Channel movies like Descendants and Teen Beach 2 as well as shows like Liv and Maddie, K.C. Undercover and Girl Meets World.

Ubisoft Planning Next-Generation Theme Park In Malaysia

Ubisoft has today announced that it plans to open a huge next-generation theme park in Malaysia. The park will open its doors to the general public in 2020 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is set to be a spectacular 10,000-square-meter indoor complex complete with rides, shows and other attractions based around Ubisoft IPs. No doubt Rayman, Just Dance and Rabbids will be a highlight.

“Ubisoft’s intention for this park is to immerse people in reactive worlds where they can interact with each other and become the heroes of their own life-sized game,” says Jean de Rivières, senior vice president of Ubisoft Motion Pictures

“Ubisoft will produce all digital media for the rides, and help design guests’ journey into the park to ensure the visitors’ experience is at its best,” says Rivières.

“Malaysia is the second-most-visited country in Asia” Rivières adds, citing a 2014 report by the World Tourism Organization. “There is room for multiple projects to take root in the region and a growing middle class with an increasing income and appetite for entertainment.”


Ubisoft Confirms Just Dance: Disney Party 2 For Wii And Wii U

Today, Ubisoft, in collaboration with Disney Interactive, announced the development of Just Dance: Disney Party 2, the second Disney title from Just Dance, the best-selling music video game franchise of all time. This news comes just days after Disney fans got a sneak peek of the game at the D23 EXPO 2015. The game will feature tracks from the hottest Disney Channel shows and movies, including “Evil Like Me” and “Rotten to the Core” from the hit Disney Channel Original Movie, “Descendants.”Just Dance: Disney Party 2 will hit store shelves this Holiday 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo’s Wii and Wii U systems.

“The first Just Dance Disney game was a beloved hit among our fans,” said Geoffroy Sardin, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing, Ubisoft EMEA. “When it came to working with Disney again on Just Dance: Disney Party 2, there was no question we wanted to give families another way to experience their favourite songs through dance.”

Just Dance: Disney Party 2 features a variety of hit songs, with more than 20 tracks from fan-favourite television shows and movies from Disney Channel, which is the #1 cable TV network on a Total Day basis in Total Viewers and the #1 TV network for kids and tweens. Just in time for the holidays, every Disney Channel fan and their family can get up and moving to tracks from movies such as “Descendants,” “Teen Beach Movie” and “Teen Beach 2,” as well as Disney Channel shows like “Girl Meets World,” “K.C. Undercover” and “Liv and Maddie.”

The Just Dance development team worked closely with Disney Interactive and Disney Channel to incorporate character looks into the game, letting fans enjoy gameplay that is true to the most popular shows and films. With the karaoke feature on Xbox One, players can also sing along while they dance to their favourite tunes! Check out a selection of tracks announced for the game so far:

  • “Austin & Ally” (“Chasin’ the Beat of My Heart”)
  • “Descendants” (“Did I Mention”)
  • “Descendants” (“Rotten to the Core”)
  • “Descendants” (“Evil Like Me”)
  • “Descendants” (“Set It Off”)
  • “Girl Meets World” (“Take on the World”)
  • “K.C. Undercover” (“Keep It Undercover”)
  • “Teen Beach Movie” (“Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’”)
  • “Teen Beach Movie” (“Falling for Ya / Surf’s Up”)
  • “Teen Beach 2” (“That’s How We Do”)
  • “Teen Beach 2” (“Gotta Be Me”)
  • “Teen Beach 2” (Twist Your Frown”)
  • “Violetta” (“En Mi Mundo”)

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