Publisher Destineer has announced the licensing of the popular Food Network-based Iron Chef TV show, and will publish the Iron Chef America: Supreme Cuisine
game exclusively for the Nintendo Wii and DS.
Developed by Black Lantern Studios, the game is based on the highly rated Iron Chef America program, a spinoff of the worldwide hit Iron Chef, produced by Fuji Television.
In addition, it's been confirmed that Iron Chef America: Supreme Cuisine
will feature the voice and likeness of the show’s host, Mark Dacascos, and Destineer will announce the involvement of additional talent from the show shortly.
In Iron Chef America: Supreme Cuisine
, players square off in Kitchen Stadium and battle through a series fast-paced and intense culinary challenges.
Each victory advances players closer to a final showdown that "...will determine who will reign supreme as the next Iron Chef America." A release date has not yet been revealed for the game.
“If the early buzz surrounding the game is any indication, then fans of the show and Nintendo owners are as excited as we are to be developing Iron Chef America: Supreme Cuisine
,” said Paul Rinde, CEO of Destineer. “With their innovative control dynamics, Wii and DS are the ideal system for the inaugural Iron Chef video game and believe the ultimate ‘secret ingredient’ to these games will be family fun.”