October 25, 2011 // 12:42 pm
- SCEA Product Marketing Logan Parr
has confirmed that InviZimals: Shadow Zone will be bringing augmented reality creatures to PSP fans today!
To quote: Got your PS Vita ordered but need a mobile gaming fix right now in time for the holiday? Experience a unique mobile game that delivers a dose of addictive augmented reality, allowing you to explore and interact in a real-world environment.
Grab your PSP and get ready to hunt and collect secret creatures in the world around you.
Available beginning today for $39.99, inviZimals: Shadow Zone opens up a secret world around you that is full of hidden creatures that only your PSP can see. There are over 100 inviZimals to search for to build out your collection. Once you start collecting them, you can battle other opponents online or make trades with your friends to get those really hard-to-find creatures!
New to the series is a cooperative capture mode that allows two players to hunt down monsters together. You can also enter tournaments to unlock the ability to mutate and customize your inviZimals as well.
For those looking for a bit of story to go with their monster-hunting, you can travel the world and embark on a new adventure in campaign mode.
To help get PlayStation.Blog readers started, here is a special "Secret" inviZimal to kick off your collection.
First, you will need a PSP 3000, a PSP camera, a copy of InviZimals: Shadow Zone and you're all set!
On the world map, hold down the Select button and then press the directional buttons in this order: Up, Right, Down, Left. You will hear a sound if done correctly. A new Club location will open up on the map. Enter the wave and aim your PSP camera at the special code on this Blog post to receive a special Invizimal. Don't forget to press X to capture it!
inviZimals: Shadow Zone is a great game for the younger set offering up a lot of fun in hunting and collecting these magical creatures around your home, garden or wherever!