Ubisoft Reveals New Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands Details-1.052010-02-16 20:53:27Maura S

Ubisoft has today revealed lots of new information about the forthcoming Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands game, and more specifically about the Nintendo Wii version. According to Ubisoft, the Wii version of the multi-platform release is currently in development at Ubisoft’s Quebec City Studio. This latest chapter in the PoP Sands of Time saga introduces players to a brand new storyline with lots of new characters and powers that “transcend both nature and time”. After leaving his father’s kingdom to prove his worth, the Prince is drawn towards a mysterious realm, where he soon finds out that he must use all his acrobatic abilities and powers in order to save both himself and a mystic palace.



These are the key features of the Wii version of the game as outlined in Ubisoft’s press release:
Classic Gameplay Reinvented: By utilizing the Prince’s acrobatic prowess, players will be able to perform unparalleled feats from maneuvering through treacherous traps and combating massive enemies, to solving elaborate puzzles in an effort to survive.

Create Your Own Path:*The Prince will possess supreme mastery over his environment and enemies. By manipulating his power over sand, The Prince will uncover new areas to explore that will only be accessible by wielding his new powers, skills and abilities.

Impressive Graphics for Wii:*Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands utilizes advanced technologies to deliver a smooth, clear and impressive graphical experience on Wii. With 15 hours of original storyline as well as alternate paths, secret areas and unlockables,*The Forgotten Sandsprovides players with a significant adventure that rewards exploration and encourages replay ability.

A Blockbuster Experience:*Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands will treat players to a variety of unforgettable locales that complement the Wii’s unique controls and capabilities.Epic in-game moments aim to have fans on the edge of their seats as the Prince battles with ferocious beasts and colossal bosses.”

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands is due for release on the Wii in May 2010.