AGOURA HILLS, Calif. - Nov. 19, 2009 - 505 Games today announced that My Ballet Studio for Nintendo Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ is now available at retail outlets nationwide. In the first ballet-themed video game for Nintendo Wii™, My Ballet Studio, players can pirouette, plié and perform en pointe on the Nintendo Wii Balance Board as they embark on a journey to become the best ballerina!
My Ballet Studio for Nintendo Wii allows players to practice authentic ballet moves. Young ballerinas are encouraged to study hard at ballet school and learn real techniques in movement and position lessons and performance modes. My Ballet Studio comes complete with multiple mini-games where players can earn money to buy new clothes and accessories from tutu to tiara to complete their performances with the perfect look. Gamers will be able to track their progress and measure how close they are to perfecting their dream routines.
"As a fun video game that also encourages an active lifestyle, My Ballet Studio is a terrific game for kids this holiday season," said Adam Kline, president of 505 Games (U.S.). "Aspiring ballerinas can learn new moves and practice steps with their friends in My Ballet Studio."
My Ballet Studio for Nintendo DS includes interactivity features for aspiring ballerinas on the go. Players can challenge their friends in ballet competitions via the wireless gameplay mode and share unlocked costumes that will provide brand new looks to their characters.
My Ballet Studio is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB and is available now on both Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS for $29.99. For more information, please visit: http://505games.com/main_site/index.html.
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About 505 GAMES (U.S.)
Based in Los Angeles, CA, 505 Games (U.S.) is the North American division of 505 Games, a global videogame publisher. The U.S. operations launched in May, 2008 to bring quality interactive entertainment to North America on all game platforms includingMicrosoft Xbox 360™, Sony PlayStation® 2, PlayStation® 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii™ and DS, as well as PC, online, and mobile. The company's management team hails from the leaders in global entertainment including major motion picture studios, videogame publishers and leading game development studios. With the company's deep experience and proven success in interactive entertainment worldwide, 505 Games is looking to drive the industry forward with innovative game experiences that integrate next generation game play, immersive stories and integrated brands that can take the business to a new level. The company offers a broad selection of videogame titles in all genres for players of all ages.
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