In the Lead
U.S.A., Inc., a leading publisher of interactive entertainment,
announced today a new title, Cubivore, for the holiday season.
Originally released by Nintendo in Japan under the name of Dobutsu
Bancho (Animal Leader), Cubivore will ship this November for
the Nintendo GameCube™ console.
premise of the game is simple… Eat or be eaten. Assume the
role of an animal in its early stages of development. But, in
the harsh reality of nature, this creature has no parent to coddle and
protect it. From the moment the game begins, your creature is on
its own to fend for its life. As your animal instincts take
over, you will boldly traverse hostile environments, savagely stalking
your prey and asserting your place in the animal chain of power. Will
you have what it takes to become the new king of the beasts?
a number of different environments while consuming other animals to
evolve into one of 100 possible creature combinations. Also, by
collecting different items you can have access to stronger body parts
such as horns and fangs, which can give you the edge in this
dog-eat-dog world. However, no creature lives forever, so
you’ll need to pass on your strongest traits to your offspring and
the circle of life will begin again. Ultimately, the goal is to
become powerful enough to topple the alpha creature and earn your
rightful place at the top of the food chain.
unqiue visual style, gamers will quickly be won over by its innovative
gameplay and fascinating character animations,” said Akibo Shieh,
Project Lead for Atlus USA, Inc. “With easy-to-learn controls and a
quirky sense of humor, Cubivore, promises to deliver an
entirely new gaming experience on the Nintendo GameCube.”
AND KEY FEATURES:
cubic style comes to life, as a huge array of surreal creatures
interact with their natural environments! Marvel at their fluid
movement as they stalk their prey, flee predators, and camouflage
themselves with their surroundings!
Surround Sound immerses you in a world of wild grunts, menacing
growls, and terrifying screeches!
addictive gameplay! It’s survival of the fittest as you prove
once and for all, who is the king of the beasts! Only a
combination of strategy, instinct, and luck can keep your animal
your animal’s strengths by carefully selecting both your prey
and mates to evolve in the most effective way!
again and again to develop even more surprising and dominating
has a suggested retail price of US $49.99 and has not yet been rated
by the ESRB. For more information, visit the official Atlus web site