[UPDATE] Ubisoft confirms Rayman Origins follow-up is in functions by author Michel Ancel as well as Montpellier studio; video shows real-world toys interacting with game.
The video for Rayman Legends indicates a latest pretension will be a 2D side-scrolling platformer as well as will supplement uninformed characters, online gameplay, as well as near-field information exchnage (NFC) await for a Wii U version.
Earlier this year, Nintendo confirmed which a Wii U’s inscription controller would await NFC technology. This was many not long ago used in Activision’s Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventures. In which game, players work real-world movement total to change gameplay inside of a gameworld.
In Rayman Legends, it appears a record will work in most a same way. In a video, a user is seen fixation a heart-shaped fondle upon a Wii U’s tablet, which afterwards dispenses in-game replenishing health. Also shown in a video is a Raving Rabbids toy, which, when placed upon a Wii U tablet, brings a crazy hare in to a game.
An Assassin’s Creed favourite Ezio Auditore da Firenze figurine is additionally highlighted in a video, yet a footage cuts to black prior to any in-game movement of a impression is shown.
[UPDATE] A Ubisoft deputy reliable with GameSpot which Rayman Legends is in growth during Ubisoft Montpellier as well as is being rubbed by array author Michel Ancel.
“This video was dictated as a quite inner ebullient video, as well as in no approach represents a final game, a final console, or their features,” reads a line from a statement. “This video was unfailing for inner prolongation teams who mostly emanate diversion prototypes with work in swell growth kits. Ubisoft confirms a growth of Rayman Legends rubbed by Michel Ancel as well as his group in Montpellier.”
A Rayman Origins supplement is not a surprise. Earlier this week, images from a selling consult provided a initial glance during a latest entrance in a franchise. Many of those same images as well as facilities have been benefaction in a leaked video, together with latest environments as well as four-player support.
Rayman Origins shipped final Nov to a warm vicious reception for a Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, as well as Wii, with successive releases for a PlayStation Vita, PC, as well as Mac.