Creating a little buzz tonight, Disney Interactive Studios and Etranges Libellules have officially announced the development of a new Adventure game based on Tim Burton's upcoming Alice in Wonderland feature film. Set several years after the original stories, the game has you guiding Alice and a cast of supporting characters through traps and puzzles in an effort to defeat the Jabberwocky and restore Underland back into Wonderland. Here's a little snippet from the press release:
"These games fully capture the magnificent and whimsical world of Underland while experiencing key moments from the film,” said Craig Relyea, senior vice president of global marketing, Disney Interactive Studios. “More than just a retelling of the movie, Alice in Wonderland introduces fans to an entirely new style of innovative gameplay designed to challenge the puzzle solving skills of older players while making the adventures accessible and enjoyable for the younger crowd. Innovative gameplay and distinct artistic styles on each platform give players a range of unique and engaging experiences."
To celebrate the announcement, the developers have released a new screenshot and artwork from the game. Enjoy:
The Alice in Wonderland game will be released alongside the feature film in "early 2010".