RECOMMENDED: DRAGON BALL Z KINECT/GAME PARTY CHAMPIONS Dragon Ball Z Kinect Lauren Wainwright finally masters her Kamehameha
Released: Out Now
Publisher: Namco Bandai
Developer: Spike Chunsoft
Contact: 0121 506 9590
FOR A comic that came out in the ‘80s, the Dragon Ballbrand has been doing pretty well for itself. Dragon Ballhas managed to pull off four TV series, books, comics, merchandise, movies and more. That doesn’t include the growing list of Dragon Ball Zvideo games. The latest is Dragon Ball Z Kinect, which lets players unleash their inner fighter with their own fists. Fans can enjoy story mode, which will see them complete several fights
where gamers must perform the same attack or movement from a famous scene from the series. Score Attack allows them to defeat opponents in one-on-one battles to achieve the highest scores. There are over 50 playable characters from the series to choose from all make an appearance including series favourites Goku and Vegeta.
There are also over a hundred special fighting moves from the
series’ universe that players can pull off with their own hands, including move Kamehameha, Spirit Bomb, Final Flash and more. Consumers can unlock even more goodies by holding special QR codes up to the Kinect camera. These will unlock power ups and characters into the game. With anime inspired cel-shaded graphics, kids and teens will be eager to get their hands on this Kinect title.
Game Party Champions
Formats: Wii U
Publisher: Warner Bros.
Contact: 0121 625 3388
THE FIFTH instalment to the Game Partyseries, Championswill release exclusively for Nintendo’s brand new console, the Wii U.
Game Party Champions utilises the Wii U’s new touch-pad device to control the arcade experience with tilts, turns and touches.
There are eight games included such as Ping Pong, Skill Ball, Table Hockey and Hoop Shoot. Each game can be enjoyed in a variety of multiplayer modes, too.
The party mode sees players take turns with the GamePad while others
Lauren Wainwright gets the family together for some gaming fun
Champions utilises the many functions of Wii U’s GamePad.
use Wii Remotes. There’s also a story mode where gamers can outplay AI opponents and advance through each challenge until they reach the World Championship Stadium. With all new HD graphics, Game Party Championsis sure to keep any family entertained during the holiday period.