D3Publisher announced that it will bring the 3-D CGI feature film, Despicable Me, to Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2 , and PSP. Developed in partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing and based on the upcoming film, Despicable Me: The Game lets players of all ages experience the thrill of being downright despicable, as they become Gru, one of the world’s greatest supervillains, and plan the biggest heist in history. Despicable Me: The Game is slated to ship worldwide to coincide with the North American and international release of the movie in July 2010.
In Despicable Me: The Game, players become the mastermind Gru, planning and plotting to build a rocket ship and steal the moon. Players will command an army of tireless, little yellow minions to complete puzzles and missions and use an arsenal of despicable weapons and gadgets such as magnet guns, freeze rays and battle-ready vehicles to vanquish all who stand in their way. Players will fly Gru’s aircraft in daring missions against his rival, Vector, and play as Gru or Vector in a variety of multiplayer air combat modes! Despicable Me: The Game – Minion Mayhem offers Nintendo DS players an all-new adventure with a unique storyline and exclusive minions to command for hours of entertainment.
Despicable Me: The Game for Wii, PlayStation 2 system and PSP system is under development by Monkey Bar Games, and is currently rated “E10+” by the ESRB. Despicable Me: The Game – Minion Mayhem for Nintendo DS is under development by Way Forward and is currently rated “E” by the ESRB.
Stay with ICGamers for the latest on Dispicable Me: The Game.