At Microsoft's Gamescom showcase today, Phil Harisson revealed Fighter Within, a new Kinect fighting game from Ubisoft. In a very brief trailer, we saw a few characters beating on one another, and that's about it. The game is slated to arrive this holiday.
Players Will Experience Next-Generation Fighting for the First Time at Gamescom 2013
London, UK – August 20, 2013 – Today, Ubisoft® announced that Fighter WithinTM, the first fighting game designed specifically for the next generation of hardware, will be available for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft at launch. Fighter Within makes full use of Kinect for Xbox One technology, providing players the excitement of a real fighting competition while battling their friends to earn their bragging rights.
Fighter Within delivers on the long awaited motion fighting promise, inviting players to prove their fighting skills and sharpen their plan of attack in order to beat their opponents. Fighter Within lets players throw punches, kicks, counters and combos in the most immersive, brutal and liberating fighting experience yet.
"Fighter Within taps into the ultimate fighting game fantasy by offering players the most engaging and physical motion fighting experience on Xbox One," said Geoffroy Sardin, EMEA Chief Marketing & Sales Officer, Ubisoft. "Players will square off against their friends to test their skills, prove their dominance and unleash their Fighter Within."
"With more precise and responsive voice, vision and motion technology, the new Kinect for Xbox One will immerse players into games and entertainment like never before," said George Peckham, General Manager, Global Publishing Group at Microsoft. "Ubisoft has delivered a wide variety of innovative, exclusive titles for Kinect for Xbox 360 and will no doubt give gamers another one-of-a-kind experience with Fighter Within on Xbox One."
Fighter Within delivers real-time wounds, sweat and facial impacts in order to propel players into the fight. With its impressive movement tracking, varied attack moves and the thrill of competing against friends, Fighter Within re-envisions the climactic fighting experience for a new generation of players.
For the latest information on Fighter Within, please visit www.fighter-within.com.
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