Cabela’s Big Game Hunter series has been a mainstay on game systems and PC since the late 90’s and has continued to sell fairly well over the years. This longstanding tradition has provided would-be hunters with an experience that is on par with the real thing without the need to cover yourself with deer urine for hours on end. Activision will be bringing Cabela’s unique brand to the Xbox 360 Kinect with Cabela’s Big Game Hunter: Hunting Party featuring the new Top Shot Sport gun peripheral.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – SEPTEMBER 1, 2011 – Cabela’s Big Game Hunter: Hunting Party’s exhilarating gameplay hits the “bulls-eye” for fun and excitement! You are the controller as you move through the environment by jumping, dodging and weaving around branches, rocks and charging animals, all while shooting your way through each level with the Top Shot Sport. The innovative Top Shot Sport, included with the game, brings a whole new layer of interaction to Kinect™ for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft when it ships on November 1, 2011.
The arcade-style hunting game is composed of a series of shooting galleries where YOU are the controller. The game tracks total body movement as players duck, jump and weave between obstacles, grabbing power-ups and avoiding the creatures of the wild along the way. While exploring a range of environments from Texas, British Columbia, Sonora Mexico and Tanzania, the highly immersive gameplay will place intrepid hunters right into the exhilarating action as they shoot, dodge and battle their way to an endless amount of fun.
While this new title may lose some of the series hardcore fans, its arcade gameplay should allow for a new accessibility that will enjoyment for the whole family. Please check back with Platform Nation for more details on Cabela’s Big Game Hunt: Hunting Party as they’re released.