The PS3 version of Tetsuya Mizuguchi's ethereal shooter Child of Eden
has reportedly been delayed until September, months after a planned June 14 release for the Kinect-powered Xbox 360 version.
that Ubisoft has set a new target for the PlayStation Move-powered version of the title, which is heavily inspired by Mizuguchi's cult classic Rez
The Xbox 360 Child of Eden
was a standout part of Ubisoft's E3 press conference last year
, becoming one of the most talked-about planned titles for the newly unveiled Kinect.
The title was nominated for Best Original Game and Best Motion Simulation Game by the E3 Game Critics Awards
, but lost both selections to Harmonix's Dance Central
After viewing a demonstration of the game earlier this month, Gamasutra's Simon Parkin said
it had a "trance purity that... heave[s] and build[s] to an overwhelming climax of sound, music and art," as shown in a new trailer for the title
Microsoft has reportedly sold 10 million Kinects through the beginning of March
, compared to 8 million reported shipments of PlayStation Move controllers
through the beginning of April.