Dance on Broadway performs with Move this March

Dance on Broadway, Ubisoft's great white way spin-off of its amazingly popular Just Dance series, will let the sunshine in on PlayStation 3 next month, utilizing the Move. The singular sensation will be available on March 15 in the States, March 17 in Canada. The PS3 version appears to add a few more songs than those found in the Wii game.

The game's initial setlist of 25 songs, which includes such famous show tunes as "Fame" (Fame), "Time Warp" (The Rocky Horror Show) and "You Can't Stop the Beat" (Hairspray), will be expandable with tracks downloaded from PSN. Clearly, DLC is a cabaret for Ubisoft, since it knows that money makes the world go 'round, world go 'round.

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UBISOFT® ANNOUNCES DANCE ON BROADWAYTM FOR PLAYSTATION®MOVE


MONTREAL, CANADA – February 17th, 2011 – Today Ubisoft announced the coming release of Dance On Broadway™, the brand which allows you to perform the very best numbers from a variety of Broadway musicals, on the PlayStation 3 entertainment system, utilizing the PlayStation®Move. The game, already available for the WiiTM, will be available in stores on March 17, 2011 in Canada. Broadway fans along with their friends and families, will be able to dance and sing to a unique track list of 25 songs and original choreographies, among 20 of the most beloved shows, from classics to recent hits.
Some of the most vibrant musicals have seen the light of day in the hallowed theaters of Broadway. Fans of Fame, Hairspray, and others will be able to enjoy the feeling of real Broadway productions with large supporting dance ensembles, wide variety of unique characters & costumes and dynamic stage lighting & sets in their own living-rooms. Dance On Broadway is a fun game where players can give free rein to their creativity and fulfill their potential as musical stars, hoping their performance leads to a standing ovation from the audience.

A fun experience for everyone
With Dance On Broadway, up to two players at a time can enjoy the fun of big show moments and share this unique experience with friends and family. Together, they will be able to star in some of the most popular musicals from Fame to The Rocky Horror Picture Show and many others such as RENT or Hairspray. With easy-to-use controls, Dance On Broadway is fun for players of all ages. Requiring only one Move controller per player, the game makes it possible to dance and sing following on-screen choreographed movements with lyrics putting you in the spotlight!

The magic of Broadway in a unique track list
Especially designed for musical fans, Dance On Broadway's track list includes titles from some of the longest-running Broadway shows. Thusly, the game offers players a wide range of songs to enjoy, including:

- Time warp (The Rocky Horror Picture Show)
- You can't stop the beat (Hairspray)
- Fame (Fame)
- Ease on down the road (The Wiz)
- There's no business like show business (Annie Get your Gun)
- Out tonight (RENT)
- Little shop of horrors (Little Shop Of Horrors)
- Let the sunshine in (Hair)

And if you still want more, you will be able to expand your repertoire, downloading tracks from an expanding catalogue of new hits on the PlayStation Store for PlayStation Network.

About Ubisoft
Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 26 countries and has sales in more than 55 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. For the 2009-10 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of € 871 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.




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