UBISOFT UNVEILS MY FITNESS COACH: CLUB® FOR THE PlayStation®3 AND NINTENDO Wii™

London, UK– January 18, 2011- Today Ubisoft announces My Fitness Coach: Club®, a new fitness game for the PlayStation®3 entertainment system, utilizing PlayStation®Move functionality, and for the Nintendo Wii™. Developed by Ubisoft Blue Byte studio in Düsseldorf, Germany, the game separates overall fitness routines into six core elements— core body, upper body, lower body, cardio, balance and flexibility— that help you focus on getting fit and reaching your goals. The workouts have been developed by experienced fitness professionals to ensure that every move is performed precisely and effectively, and will enable players to maximize their training following their personal coach’s feedback. My Fitness Coach: Club® will be available in March 2011.

Both versions of the game include exclusive features tailored to the strengths of each console.

My Fitness Coach: Club® for Nintendo Wii™ uses a USB camera, included with the game, to provide a picture-in-picture view that enables players to compare their own movements to the in-game coach for a more accurate replication of exercises.

The PlayStation®3 game, using PlayStation®Move, allows players to upload music to their PS3™and perform workouts to the beat of their favourite songs. The PS3™ analyzes your playlist and suggests the music that suits the right rhythm for each workout.

My Fitness Coach: Club® also offers new downloadable content for the PlayStation®3 to refresh and enhance players’ workout experiences. The complete content including add-ons for My Fitness Coach: Club® adds up to  23 - 24 hours of workout time and includes personalized workouts, dance-related fitness programs and a variety of cardio and toning exercises to expand the overall gameplay experience.

 

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 yearUbisoft generated sales of 871 million euros. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.

 

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 Wii™ is a trademark of Nintendo.© 2006 Nintendo.


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