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NEW ZUMBA® PRODUCTS AND DISNEY’S PHINEAS AND FERB ANNOUNCED FOR EUROPE AS 505 GAMES EXTENDS RELATIONSHIP WITH MAJESCO ENTERTAINMENT

International publisher of video games, 505 Games, today announced they have extended their relationship with Majesco Entertainment to bring to market three new games: two within the hugely successful Zumba® Fitness franchise and one for Phineas and Ferb, Disney’s smash hit kids brand.

Previously announced by Majesco for North American release, Zumba® Fitness World Party will be released in Europe this November on Kinect for Xbox 360, Wii U™ and Wii™, and later this year on Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft. 

Zumba® Fitness World Party invites you to escape on a fitness adventure around the world. This culturally rich dance-fitness experience embodies Zumba’s inspiring global movement that reaches more than 185 countries. Burns up to 1,000 calories per hour as you immerse yourself in the movement and music of exotic destinations in this exhilarating at-home workout. Work your body to 40+ new high-energy routines and a world class soundtrack highlighted by Lady Gaga, Pitbull and Daddy Yankee. Zumba® Fitness World Party also includes a new World Tour mode and brand new visual presentation that makes it feel like you’re actually on location around the world with Zumba’s celebrity instructors. 

505 Games will also be publishing the recently announced Zumba® Kids, the first brand extension of the best-selling franchise that’s custom-designed for younger players aged 7-12. Featuring a range of dance styles, creative mini-games, customization and chart-topping hits from Justin Bieber and Willow Smith, this engaging interactive experience is packed with gameplay to keep kids moving!  Zumba Kids will be available in Europe on Kinect™ for Xbox 360® and Wii™ this November.

Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff is the final game in the new publishing partnership.   Based on the top-rated Emmy Award-winning hit Disney Channel series, the game will be released in November on Xbox 360® games and entertainment system from Microsoft, Wii U™ system, Wii™ system, Nintendo DS™ handheld system and Nintendo 3DS™ handheld system.

Tim Woodley, Senior Vice President of Brand and Marketing at 505 Games added “This extended partnership between 505 and Majesco marks the fourth year of successful launches across branded entertainment experiences. Our businesses complement each other extremely well, and we are delighted to continue our work bringing high quality games to the global audience.”

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