THQ Announces Up Video Game and Demo

Action adventure game will take players to the unexplored worlds of South America to encounter exotic animals and villainous enemies
THQ announced today Up, a video game based on the Disney•Pixar film and scheduled for Spring 2009, for PC, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS, Mac, and Xbox 360. Developed by THQ's Heavy Iron Studios, the Up video game will take players on an exotic adventure with Carl Fredricksen and his young sidekick, Wilderness Explorer Russell, as they set off on a wild journey through the undiscovered jungles of South America. Players will be able to experience all four main characters from the movie - Carl, Russell, Dug the lovable dog or Kevin the prehistoric bird - while playing as a single-player or with a friend cooperatively throughout the entire game. A playable PC demo is now locally mirrored.