Burbank, CA (MusiqQueen.com) — Disney Interactive Studios today announced the next installment in the popular and highly successful Hannah Montana video game franchise, Hannah Montana The Movie, is now available in stores nationwide. Debuting the same week as Walt Disney Pictures’ “Hannah Montana The Movie,” the games promise fans a memorable mix of hit songs and new adventures with several of your favorite characters for some down-home fun. Also releasing from Disney Interactive Studios, Hannah Montana Star Moves mobile game will bring the franchise’s adventures to players on all major wireless carriers.
“Hannah Montana The Movie video game taps into the familiar elements that have made the Hannah Montana franchise such a success – multi-faceted characters, hit music and popular fashion,” said Craig Relyea, senior vice president of global marketing, Disney Interactive Studios. “Fans can further expand their experience with our mobile game, all of which combine to bring hours of fun to fans worldwide.”
Hannah Montana The Movie, available now for Wii™ home video game system, Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system lets fans play as Miley Stewart or her superstar alter ego Hannah Montana as she returns to her hometown of Crowley Corners, TN to explore and rediscover her roots.
Players can perform as Miley or Hannah to 11 hit songs, including five new songs from the film, in six different concert venues. In performance mode, players launch signature dance moves and jam with band members on the drums, guitar and keyboard. In story mode, they explore Miley’s hometown of Crowley Corners to help family and friends complete responsibilities around town. Players can select outfits seen in the movie for Hannah and Miley or create and customize unique outfits for Hannah. Hannah’s tour bus, including the bedroom, closet and make-up area, can be customized to suit players’ imaginations.
Also available on Nintendo DS™, Hannah Montana The Movie follows a similar storyline as the console game and lets fans perform nine songs, including four new songs from the film. Players can trigger various dance moves, jam with band members and engage in several unique mini-games in Crowley Corners. The Nintendo DS version also includes DGamer, Disney Interactive Studios’ innovative technology that provides a fun, connected game community for Disney video game fans. With DGamer, players earn content, interact and chat with others on Nintendo DS through the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection or on a computer through the www.dgamer.com Web site.
Hannah Montana The Movie for Windows-based PC will be available this Summer.
Developed by nSPace, Hannah Montana The Movie is rated E for Everyone by the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) and available on Wii, Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3 system, Nintendo DS and Windows-based PC.
In addition, Hannah Montana Star Moves mobile game is available now on all major wireless carriers. Hannah Montana Star Moves is a story-driven adventure in which Miley Stewart/Hannah Montana must outsmart aspiring pop star Mikayla, all while keeping Hannah’s big secret. Help Hannah/Miley impress her friends and fans though a tricky balancing act of academics, social activities, music, fashion and performing. Hannah Montana Star Moves has a suggested retail price of $6.99 (prices may vary by carrier).
More information can be found at www.hannahmontanavideogames.com.
About Disney Interactive Studios
Disney Interactive Studios, part of Disney Interactive Media Group, is the interactive entertainment affiliate of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS – News). Disney Interactive Studios self publishes and distributes a broad portfolio of multi-platform video games, mobile games and interactive entertainment worldwide. The company also licenses properties and works directly with other interactive game publishers to bring products for all ages to market. Disney Interactive Studios is based in Glendale, California, and has internal development studios around the world. For more information, log on to http://www.disneyinteractivestudios.com.