LONDON – 1 May 2009 - This May, “Lips,” the hit singing party game exclusively for Xbox 360 from iNiS Corp., is adding 15 more tunes to the already blossoming library of Game Add-on songs available on Xbox LIVE Marketplace and the in-game Get Music store.
A special treat for 80s aficionados everywhere, the smooth sounds of New Edition will be available on 15th May in a convenient song pack including, “Mr. Telephone Man,” “If It Isn’t Love” and “Cool It Now” for 440 Microsoft points. Single songs, available throughout the month for 160 Microsoft points, vary from the upbeat “Dance Floor Anthem” by Good Charlotte, to the country sensation “Achy Breaky Heart” by Billy Ray Cyrus, to the soothing “Chasing Cars” by Snow Patrol. With such an abundant variety of music available, fans around the world have even more reason to belt out their favorite songs with friends on their “Lips” wireless light-up microphones.
Available on 1st May:
Dance Floor Anthem (I Don't Want To Be In Love) – Good Charlotte
Why Does It Always Rain On Me? – Travis
Hard To Handle – The Black Crowes
Available on 8th May:
You Get What You Give – The New Radicals
Turning Japanese – The Vapors
Clocks – Coldplay
Available on 15th May:
Take Me Home, Country Roads – John Denver
Mr. Telephone Man – New Edition
Cool It Now – New Edition
If It Isn't Love – New Edition
New Edition Song Pack – Mr. Telephone Man, Cool It Now, If It Isn’t Love
Available on 22nd May:
Lollipop – Mika
Achy Breaky Heart – Billy Ray Cyrus
100 Years – Five For Fighting
Available on 29th May:
I Miss You – Blink-182
Life Is A Rollercoaster – Ronan Keating
Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
“Lips,” the singing party game from Xbox 360 and iNiS, includes 40 songs on-disc and two wireless, motion-sensitive microphones. The “Lips” microphones are also compatible with other hit music games on Xbox 360 such as “Rock Band 2” and “Guitar Hero® Metallica” with more games coming soon.
More information on “Lips” is available at www.xbox.com/lips.
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Notes to Editors:
*Xtival is free to all LIVE members – both Silver and Gold.
** Concerts will be available to download at: SD 600 Microsoft points / HD 800 Microsoft points
*** Films will be charged at standard rate but additional behind the scenes footage is available free.
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