BURBANK, Calif.– (January 15, 2009)– Disney Interactive Studios today announced“Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year,” the only karaoke-based video game that allows players to perform 10 memorable songs from the film“High School Musical 3: Senior Year” as well as selected songs from the first two“High School Musical” movies. Players can perform with their friends or sing solo with the stars.
“Whether you are new to the scene or have been following the excitement at East High from day one,‘Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year’ will have you ready to get up and join the fun from the very first note,” said Craig Relyea, senior vice president of global marketing, Disney Interactive Studios.“Packed with 25 songs from all three‘High School Musical’ films, this is the must-have video game for all true fans.”
“Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year” allows fans to sing along to some of their favorite High School Musical videos in teams of up to eight players. Players select any song and difficulty level within the track list to sing in their very own musical performance. The game features single and multiplayer modes and lets players practice tricky elements of singing in different vocal exercises.
“Disney Sing It: High School Musical 3: Senior Year” for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and the Wii™ home video game console is scheduled for release on February 17, 2009. Developed by Zoë Mode, all titles have 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.
About the“HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL” Video Game Franchise
Disney Interactive Studios publishes a successful franchise of High School Musical based games which have reached over 6.5 million units sold in worldwide since the initial release of“High School Musical: Sing It!” for Wii and PlayStation 2 system; and“High School Musical” for the Nintendo DS in fall 2007. The title was followed up with“High School Musical: Work this Out!” for Nintendo DS™ in spring 2008. To coincide with the theatrical release of“High School Musical 3: Senior Year” in fall 2008, Disney Interactive Studios released two rhythm based games,“High School Musical 3: Senior Year DANCE!” for the Wii, Xbox 360 system, and PlayStation2 system and“High School Musical 3: Senior Year” for Nintendo DS™. The company also released“High School Musical 3: Senior Year”, a new mobile game available now on most major wireless carriers.
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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.
About Disney Interactive Studios
Disney Interactive Studios, part of Disney Interactive Media Group, is the interactive entertainment affiliate of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS). Disney Interactive Studios self publishes and distributes a broad portfolio of multi-platform video games, mobile games and interactive entertainment worldwide. The company also licenses properties and works directly with other interactive game publishers to bring products for all ages to market. Disney Interactive Studios is based in Glendale, California, and has six internal video game development studios around the world: Avalanche Software, Fall Line Studio, Propaganda Games, Black Rock Studio, GameStar and Junction Point Studios; and two internal mobile game development studios: Enorbus and LivingMobile. For more information, log on to http://www.disneyinteractivestudios.com.
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