2K Play and Nickelodeon announced today that their 2012 holiday video game lineup is now available at retail in North America. Nickelodeon Dance 2for the Wii™ system and Kinect™ for Xbox 360® builds upon the success of the original sensation by featuring twice as many Nickelodeon friends and new music from the top preschool shows, including Bubble Guppies, Team Umizoomi, Dora the Explorer and The Fresh Beat Band. Additionally, the Bubble Guppies make a splash in an underwater world of laughter and learning in their hand-held video game debut on Nintendo DS™. Rounding out the lineup is a surprise storyline exclusive to the Nintendo DS – Team Umizoomi& Dora’s Fantastic Flight – which brings these beloved characters together for the first time in a high-flying adventure.
2K Play's lineup of new Nickelodeon titles are now available for the holidays (Photo: Business Wire)
“We were gratified to discover that children, older siblings, parents, grandparents and school teachers all embraced the ‘get-up-and-move’ fun of Nickelodeon Dance. With Nickelodeon Dance 2, we expand that magic with new characters, songs and twists,” said Steve Lux, Vice President of Business Development for 2K Play. “On the portable front, games based on preschoolers’ favorite new Nickelodeon properties, including Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi, provide the perfect opportunity to play learning games on the go.” “Nickelodeon is so excited to release another round of award-winning, breakthrough preschool games with 2K Play,” said Sherice Torres, Senior Vice President of Home Entertainment, DTO and Videogame Licensing, Nickelodeon Consumer Products. “There’s no better way to celebrate the holidays than with Nickelodeon video games.”