D3Publisher announced today that it will be bringing the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted to all major consoles, including the Wii in October, to coincide with the release of the movie in the UK on October 19. Madagascar 3: The Video Game, will bring the circus to life with all of your favourite Madagascar characters, including Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo and Melman the Giraffe. In both single and two-player co-op mode, players get to travel across Europe to promote the circus by completing challenging and zany missions given by the penguins, performing publicity stunts on some of Europe’s most notable landmarks, and dazzling the crowd with fun circus acts. All the Madagascar friends are also featured in the game, including King Julien, Maurice and Mort, the chimps Phil and Mason, the Penguins, plus new circus pals, Stefano the sea lion, Vitaly the Siberian tiger and Gia the jaguar.Source: Namco Bandai/D3Publisher“Madagascar 3: The Video Game captures the thrill of the circus in a unique combination of action and adventure that will dazzle players with a spectacular array of skillful acrobatic and jaw-dropping abilities,” said Peter Andrew, vice president of product development, D3P. “Players will experience an all new wild circus adventure traveling through iconic European locales from the movie and beyond.” “The Madagascar franchise continues to be an important and successful global brand for us, and this video game brings to life the film's Madagascar-style circus fun in a truly exciting and memorable gameplay experience that will thrill kids and families alike,” said Chris Hewish, Head of Global Interactive for DreamWorks Animation.