THQ released a press release today, giving gamers word that they will be able to jump back into the Kung Fu Panda
world with the announcement of Kung Fu Panda 2
. THQ also announced that the game with utilize Kinect's
capabilities, one of which is becoming the Po on screen. There was no announcement on when this game will be coming onto shelves, but details on the game can be found below.
Players will find all-new ways to enter the world of Kung Fu Panda(R) in the video game, including the unique ability to use Kinect to become Po on screen, as they seek to restore the balance of power and save kung fu forever.
Kung Fu Panda 2 the video game begins where the movie leaves off, as Po and the Furious Five venture out to save kung fu from a new evil threat. Only with Kinect for Xbox 360 will Po teach players key kung fu moves and train them for impending battles against new, never-before-seen enemies, co-created by THQ and DreamWorks Animation.
Utilizing Kinect, players will then seemingly transform into Po as they block, dodge, duck, punch and kick, no controller required. Onscreen, Po follows their every move as the game takes them into some new terrains and environments.