Nothing like milking a cash cow, and Disney Interactive Studios has one of the best in the business with the High School Musical franchise. On the heels of Disney Sing It
getting released last fall (which includes songs from the first two HSM movies), DIS has now released Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year
for the PlayStation 2 and Nintendo Wii. The game will feature 25 songs (all the hits from HSM 3 and some songs from the first two movies) and be available both with or without a bundled Logitech microphone. The game will also be coming out for the Xbox 360 in the near future and will work with the wireless microphones that come with Lips.
Disney Interactive Studios Releases New Karaoke Video Game for Players of All Ages
BURBANK, Calif. --(Business Wire)-- Feb 17, 2009 Go back to school with the Wildcats from “High School Musical” as Disney Interactive Studios today announced the release of Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year which is now available in stores for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and the Wii™ home video game console. Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft will be available soon. The new video-based karaoke experience features 25 tracks including all the hit songs from the film “High School Musical 3: Senior Year” and coincides with the Disney DVD and Blu-ray® Hi-Def release from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment.
“Families are looking for video games with high replay and entertainment value,” said Craig Relyea, senior vice president of global marketing, Disney Interactive Studios. “Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year embodies these two attributes while combining quality gameplay and beloved characters that fans enjoy.”
Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year allows players to experience all the hit songs from “High School Musical 3: Senior Year,” as well as favorites from the first two “High School Musical” movies. Fans can relive those memorable scenes over and over again whether playing along with friends in various multiplayer modes, or belting out to favorite “High School Musical” tunes in solo mode.
Developed by Zoë Mode, Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year will be available at all major retailers with all titles having an Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) rating of E for Everyone. The game will be sold as a standalone or bundled with one Logitech microphone for all systems. For XBOX 360 players, "Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year" is compatible with the wireless, motion-sensitive microphones that come with “Lips,” the singing party game available from Microsoft Games Studio.
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About HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 3: SENIOR YEAR
Disney’s “High School Musical” phenomenon leaps onto the big screen in “HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 3: SENIOR YEAR”, in which America’s favorite high school students (ZAC EFRON, VANESSA HUDGENS, ASHLEY TISDALE, LUCAS GRABEEL, CORBIN BLEU and MONIQUE COLEMAN) hit senior year. Amidst a basketball championship, prom and a big spring musical featuring all of the Wildcats, Troy and Gabriella vow to make every moment last as their lifelong college dreams put the future of their relationship in question. A crew of sophomore Wildcats (MATT PROKOP, JUSTIN MARTIN, JEMMA MCKENZIE-BROWN) joins in the fun as the film’s incredible new music and exciting dance numbers take maximum advantage of the big screen. Directed by Kenny Ortega from a screenplay written by Peter Barsocchini, the film opened in theaters Oct. 24.