D3Publisher (D3P) announced today that Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game, inspired by DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.'s 3D animated film, Rise of the Guardians, is available now in Europe on PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, 3DS and DS - the Wii U version will launch on December 7, 2012.
Rise of the Guardians The Video Game features drop-in-and-out multiplayer for up to four players on consoles. You'll play as one of as one of the legendary Guardians, including: North (aka Santa Claus), Tooth (aka the Tooth Fairy), Bunnymund (aka the Easter Bunny), Sandy (aka the Sandman), and Jack Frost. Each of these characters has its own set of customizable attributes that players can upgrade, including strength, speed, focus, belief, defense and energy to help the Guardians take on the evil spirit named Pitch (aka the Boogeyman) and his infectious Nightmares.
The Guardians are also equipped with many never-before-seen spellbinding powers including Jack Frost's "Snow Fight" move which rapid-fires snowballs at your enemies, Tooth's "Tooth Chain" ability where she links her collection of mini-tooth fairies together to create a damaging chain whip and Bunnymund's "Rotten Eggs" attack where he summons eggs that charge and explode.