505 Games, a global publisher of video games, and Majesco Entertainment Company, international provider of mass market video games, have signed an agreement for the manufacturing and distribution of Zumba« Fitness 2 on Nintendo Wii™ and Zumba« Fitness Rush on Kinect« for Xbox 360™, along with twelve other titles for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Australia.
Following the incredible worldwide success of the first Zumba® Fitness video game, released on Kinect® for Xbox 360™, PlayStation Move® Motion Controller, and Nintendo Wii™, both 505 Games and Majesco Entertainment are confident in the extremely high potential of the sequel, Zumba® Fitness 2. The first Zumba® Fitness game achieved great success in Europe and beyond. More than 1.5 million copies have been sold across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australia since the November 2010 launch and the game topped the UK charts for ten consecutive weeks. In addition, Zumba® Fitness scored a record 28 weeks at the number one position in the Wii-specific UK charts.
The Zumba® Fitness video games are inspired by the international phenomenon of the Zumba® dance-fitness program, which pairs easy-to-follow choreographies with contagious international rhythms to create an exhilarating fitness-party. The Zumba® program is available all over the world, with more than 12 million people attending live, weekly Zumba® classes across 125 different countries.
Additional Majesco Entertainment titles to be distributed by 505 Games in PAL territories include Hulk Hogan’s Main Event, Twister Mania™, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked and more.
The sequel to the cutting-edge dance experience, Zumba® Fitness 2, will be available on November 25th 2011 for Nintendo Wii™. Zumba® Fitness Rushon Kinect® for Xbox 360™ will be available early 2012. Please visithttps://www.facebook.com/ZumbaGame
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