The pre-E3 news keeps rolling in, this time with an announcement from D3Publisher. I can't say I'm particularly excited about any of them, save for Puzzle Quest 2 based on the original and my short time spent with it at PAX East. We'll have more news coming in once we actually visit their booth at E3 to check these family/casual marketed games out.
Puzzle Quest 2
Kidz Bop Dance Party The Video Game
Despicable Me: The Game
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction
Family Party: Fitness Fun
Read on for a bit more detail on each game.
Puzzle Quest ™ 2 – This brand new adventure from Infinite Interactive, the award winning developer of the supreme puzzle-RPG experience, features a hallmark blend of match-3 gem matching and fantasy.
Kidz Bop® Dance Party! The Video Game - Players create the ultimate dance party in their living rooms as they move and groove to 24 chart-topping KIDZ BOP hits ‘sung by kids for kids’ such as “Paparazzi,” “Party in the USA,” and “Thriller,” appealing to family members of all ages.
Despicable Me™: The Game– Based on Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s 3-D CGI feature film, Despicable Me™: The Game offers a unique blend of action and puzzle solving that combines the fun of commanding an army of mischievous, little yellow minions and using an arsenal of despicable weapons, gadgets, and vehicles that will entertain players of all ages.
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien™: Cosmic Destruction - Based on Cartoon Network’s all-new television series, this interactive game from D3Publisher will allow players to wield the power of the all-new Ultimatrix, the strongest Omnitrix to date, to transform Ben into more powerful, hyper-evolved alien forms and experience impressive battles as the most ultimate aliens for the first time in never before seen places.
Family Party: Fitness Fun™ - The fourth entry in the Family Party series, this title gives players the chance to get up and get active with up to four players. Offering a wide variety of minigames, and including the use of the Wii™ Balance Board™ for the first time, Family Party: Fitness Fun offers great activities at a reasonable price.