THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced that All Star Cheer Squadâ„¢2, is currently in development exclusively for Wiiâ„¢ and is scheduled for release this fall. Tony G, world renowned cheer choreographer best known for his work on the Bring it On movies, will once again serve as chief consultant for the title.
In All Star Cheer Squad 2, 14 exotic locations from around the world will serve as the backdrop for global cheer competitions. No longer a newbie, players will start out as the captain of the Tiger Squad, leading the team to victory by utilizing an all-new diverse move set that includes real-world aerial stunts, tumbling, formation changes and advanced moves on the Wii Balance Boardâ„¢ accessory. Moves can be executed by using two Wii Remotesâ„¢, allowing for greater mobility. Players will select their squad members and then choose from more customization options including new makeup, hairstyle and uniforms. Because every routine needs a good beat first, All Star Cheer Squad 2 will feature even more original cheer music. Combined with an upgraded routine editor featuring a music mixer, a choreography editor and the ability to challenge friends via WiiConnect24â„¢, All Star Cheer Squad 2 will allow players to live the ultimate cheer experience.
*Source: The NPD Group / Retail Tracking Service; Title â€“ All Star Cheer Squad
All Star Cheer Squad 2 is being developed by Gorilla in Tampa, Florida. For more information on this game, as well as additional THQ titles, please visit www.playthq.com.