Ubisoft’s “New Next-Gen IP,” Fighter Within, May be an Xbox One Kinect Exclusive
Update: It’s official, Fighter Within is an Xbox One exclusive launch title.
Original Story: When we reported that Ubisoft would be unveiling a “new next-gen IP” this week at gamescom, it never really crossed our minds that they’d be creating an Xbox One exclusive new next-gen IP, but it looks like that may be the case.
Fusible, with the help of Google Cache, was able to find a listing on the Fighter Within website that details pretty much everything you need to know about the game, including the fact that it is an Xbox One exclusive game that utilizes Kinect:
Unleash Your Inner Fighter
Discover Fighter Within, the next-gen game that provides you the excitement of a real fight, throwing you into the most immersive total-body combat experience ever made. Enter a world of sweat, timing and training thanks to kick-ass motion recognition. Brawling with your friends will never feel the same again.
Earn Your Bragging Rights Over Your Friends
True friends don’t pull their punches. Let off some steam and earn your bragging rights over your best mates in ultra-raw fighting sessions. New Kinect allows you to invite and defy your friends over a good fight right in your living room.
Unleash your inner fighter to beat your friends with your bare knuckles.
Discover Fighter Within, the next-gen game that provides you the excitement of a real fight, throwing you into the most immersive total-body combat experience ever made.
Test your real fighting skills thanks to the next gen of motion recognition. The new Kinect technology arms Fighter Within with realistic fighting moves using unprecedented 1 to 1 precision movement tracking.
Enter a brutal, physical and liberating world: New-gen jaw-dropping graphics, real-time wounds, sweat & facial impacts, extreme arenas environments, primal animations… The new Xbox One Kinect allows you to dive into a unique realistic experience and feel the fight. All you expect from a next gen fighting game is there.
Enter a world of sweat, timing and training. Brawling with your friends will never feel the same again.
Earn your bragging rights over your friends by proving your real fighting skills!
True friends don’t pull their punches: Let off some steam and earn your bragging rights over your best mates in ultra-raw fighting sessions. New Kinect’s power dramatically improves the multiplayer experience, allowing you to invite and defy your friends over a good fight right in your living room, or to compete online against the world to become the ultimate fighter.
Reveal your abilities: Kicks, punches, counters, throws, combos, special moves, everything you expect from a fighting game is there: Execute precise and amazing combos thanks to the new Kinect and use the huge diversity of gameplay to choose between core combat or special attacks to destroy your opponents.
Think first, hit after: Skills are not enough to win a match, superior fighting tactics will give you the upper hand. Use your surroundings to your advantage, collect totems and position them wisely in the arena to power up your attacks, choose the right moves and signature attacks that will undermine your rival and finish him off with a devastating final blow.
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If Ubisoft happens to announce this is for Xbox One and PS4 at gamescom, we’ll be sure to let you know. Otherwise, it looks like we won’t be telling you much more about Fighter Within :(.
Do you think there’s any chance this will also come to PS4? Let us know in the comments below.