Black Eyed Peas to Launch Dance Video Game
Black Eyed Peas are taking their love for technology to a whole new level with the release of their very own video game. The game, ‘The Black Eyed Peas Experience’ will allow BEP fans to dance along to the group’s biggest hits.
will.i.am, Fergie, Taboo and apl.de.ap are joining forces with Ubisoft, the French company who are the masterminds behind the successful interactive ‘Just Dance’ games, to create their own music-centric game for Nintendo Wii and XBox 360’s Kinect. ‘The Black Eyed Peas Experience’ will include the group’s party anthems like ‘I Gotta Feeling,’ ‘Boom Boom Pow’ and ‘Rock That Body.’
Ubisoft chairman and CEO Yves Guillemot released a statement saying, “The Black Eyed Peas are a worldwide phenomenon and Ubisoft is the worldwide leader in dance games — together we are going to make ‘The Black Eyed Peas Experience a game that fans around the world will love.”
All four members of the ensemble will act out movements and record vocals for their avatars within the game, which will be designed to look like them. The dance game will be set up like ‘Just Dance,’ with players controlling their avatars via Wii remotes and Kinects. Players can also sing along with the tracks, as lyrics display across the bottom of the screen.
No release date has been confirmed yet, but the according the announcement below, it will be “coming soon.”
Watch ‘The Black Eyed Peas Experience’ Video Game Announcement Trailer