In a trend that seems to be sprawling across a slew of titles at the minute, Ubisoft have revisited an earlier favourite title of theirs and decided to take it back to it's 2D roots, as this screen from the game shows.Rayman Origins
was initially revealed to gamers at the end of their E3 expo as part of a video package flashing through various pieces of their lesser known and more secretive projects. Naturally, it was taken from this that the title would be a long way off, or could even be dropped entirely. However, Ubisoft have published in their Rayman Origins
Episode 1 for Christmas 2010 ! Hours of adventure and fun … The rest for 2011!
Adventure, alone, with a friend, slaps, fairies, monsters, jokes, great music and many more surprises
That's right folks... episodic. There's an as of yet unspecified number of episodic content packs coming to XBLA over the course of 2011. In the meantime, I'll leave you with the trailer. You can visit the official Rayman Origins
blog at the link below for more screens with development diaries and the like.