Ubisoft surpasses 25 million just dance video games sold through worldwide
UBISOFT SURPASSES 25 MILLIONJUST DANCE® VIDEO GAMES SOLD THROUGH WORLDWIDE Just Dance 3 is the best-selling game in the EMEA region for December 2011Montreal, Canada – January 13, 2012 – Today, Ubisoft announced that, according tointernal estimates, Just Dance 3 sold through more than 7 million units since its release,bringing total sell-through of the Just Dance franchise to more than 25 million unitsworldwide. Launched in October, Just Dance 3 has consistently been in the top five videogame sales charts in both the U.S. (NPD) and Europe (GfK Chart Track). People spend acollective 23 million minutes playing Just Dance 3 each day around the world, having fundancing to more than 7.5 million songs every day.*In 2011, Ubisoft’s Just Dance franchise came to the Kinect™ for Xbox 360® and thePlayStation® Move for PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system for the first time, inaddition to its continued availability on the Wii™ system from Nintendo. Ubisoft recentlybroadened the brand with the release of Just Dance 2 Extra Songs and Just Dance Kids inEMEA, and launched Just Dance in Japan and Korea, selling more than a half a millioncopies in those two countries.Ubisoft also expanded its dance game offerings throughout the year with the release ofABBA You Can Dance, The Black Eyed Peas Experience, Michael Jackson The Experience,and The Smurfs Dance Party. According to internal estimates Ubisoft games accountedfor 64 percent of the dance game genre in EMEA in calendar year 2011.* Extrapolated numbers based on the tracked data from October 7, 2011 to December 31, 2011.