Dance Central (series)
|Platforms||Xbox 360, Xbox One|
|First release||Dance Central
|Latest release||Dance Central Spotlight
Dance Central is a music video game series for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One that uses the Kinect motion peripheral. It competes with Ubisoft's Just Dance game series and all four games were developed by Harmonix, creators of the Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises.
Dance Central is a music video game for the Xbox 360 that uses the Kinect motion peripheral. The game was developed by Harmonix, creators of the Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises, and is a launch title for Kinect. Dance Central was officially announced at E3 2010 and later released in October 2010.
Dance Central 2
Dance Central 2 is a dance video game developed by Harmonix for the Xbox 360 Kinect. The game is the sequel to Dance Central. Dance Central 2 was officially announced at E3 2011 during Microsoft's press conference. A sequel titled Dance Central 3 was officially announced at E3 2012 and was released later in the year.
Dance Central 3
Dance Central 3 is a music video game developed and published by Harmonix and co-developed by Backbone Entertainment. It was announced at E3 2012 during Microsoft's press conference. The game was released on October 16, 2012 in North & Latin America, & on October 19, 2012 in Europe, Asia, Australia, & Japan.
Dance Central Spotlight
Dance Central Spotlight was announced at E3 2014 as an Xbox One exclusive, and was released on September 2, 2014, and also on the Xbox 360 later. Unlike previous installments, it will be distributed digitally via Xbox Games Store; the initial purchase will include 10 songs, with additional songs available as downloadable content on a weekly basis. For Spotlight, Harmonix has emphasized quicker production of DLC for Spotlight, with a goal of having new DLC songs be released while they are still on music charts.
List of announced songs
|#thatPOWER||will.i.am ft. Justin Bieber||2010s|
|I Wish||Cher Lloyd ft. T.I.||2010s|
|Show Me||Kid Ink ft. Chris Brown||2010s|
|Talk Dirty||Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz||2010s|
|Titanium||David Guetta ft. Sia||2010s|
|Wake Me Up||Avicii ft. Aloe Blacc||2010s|
- "Harmonix shines the Dance Central Spotlight on the Xbox One (interview)". VentureBeat. Retrieved 28 August 2014.
- "Dance Central Spotlight dated, will cost $10". CVG. Future plc. Retrieved 28 August 2014.