Minneapolis, Minnesota– June 30, 2011– Zivix Interactive and Big John Games announced today JustJam , their upcoming music creation/rhythm-video game hybrid coming as a digital download for the Wii™. Available for download on the Wiiware™ service July 7, JustJam is an all new type of freeform rhythm game that lets players create their own musical mix across top genres including pop, rock, techno, alternative and hip hop tracks.
JustJam for WiiWare lets you be the band, mix and remix live music instantly. With your Wii Remote™, you can control 16 live jams featuring hundreds of exciting music tracks and sounds. Anyone can pick up and play music using two unique play styles that make it fun and easy to mix music live. Jam with music featuring your favorite genres and cool artists throughout six creative visual venues, as you score points and unlock content as you go.
“Many popular music-based games have lost their groove, but we continue to see a new breed of music gaming emerge, with dancing and singing features bringing more players back into the fold.” said Chad Koehler, Vice President of Zivix.“JustJam provides a completely new approach that brings the player even closer to the music where they can truly interact with the music, not just listen.”
JustJam was created to get everyone immediately playing with live music. There is nothing quite like JustJam ; at the snap of the Wii Remote you launch into a guitar riff, a drum beat, or maybe some sound effects and vocals. Perform in the living room and show off your skills or simply kick back and relax to millions of musical combinations!
JustJam for WiiWare Features:
- <*>16 Music Tracks (Jams)*> <*>6 Dynamic Venues flowing to your tune*> <*>Play with the Mixing board or go Freestyle*> <*>Save, Edit and Remix your Performance*> <*>Multiple Profiles*> <*>Share your performance by saving on the Wii Remote*> <*>Gain Experience Points and unlock more musical power*> <*>New Downloadable Jams*>
For more information including the JustJam trailer and screen shots visit http://www.bigjohngames.com/games/just-jam
If you are interested in reviewing JustJam or speaking with the team at Zivix, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zivix, LLC combines innovation, technology and entertainment through gaming software and music peripherals. Based in Minneapolis, MN, Zivix is an entertainment software developer and publisher that has also created a patented finger-sensing technology that enables a new generation of digital guitars. Our core mission is to converge the experience of playing an instrument and real musical interaction through accessible, fun and rewarding products for everyone. For more information, please visit www.jammusicnetwork.com or www.zivix.net.
About Big John Games
Big John Games is an independently owned video game development studio located in Edina, Minnesota. Its team of game designers, engineers, artists, and animators are dedicated to developing great games for all audiences. Over the years, the Big John Games staff has partnered with leaders in the game publishing industry to produce numerous successful video entertainment products. Big John Games is proud to be an authorized developer for the Nintendo DS™, Nintendo 3DS™, and Wii™ systems.
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