Rise of Nightmares – Xbox 360

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• Kinect-enabled horror: Fight using your body with Kinect’s full-motion capture.
• Free-roaming exploration: Navigate a mad scientist’s castle with intuitive movement controls.
• Weapon variety: Utilize degradable melee and bladed weapons in combat.
• Puzzle-solving elements: Engage in stealth and solve puzzles to progress.
• Mature narrative: Experience a dark, cinematic story in a twisted world.
• Controller-free gameplay: Immerse yourself in the action without a physical controller.


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Product Overview

An unashamedly mature title in a sea of family-friendly offerings on Kinect, Rise of Nightmares takes you into a world of horrific blood and violence for a truly cinematic experience. Play as a hero on a mission to save his kidnapped wife, navigating through a nightmare filled with monstrous creations and daunting obstacles.

Gameplay Experience

Rise of Nightmares offers exclusive survival-horror gameplay to Xbox 360 with full-body motion capture technology provided by the Kinect Sensor. This enables a controller-free gameplay that immerses players in a terrifying environment teeming with zombies and other grotesque creatures.

Experience Josh’s Nightmares Through Kinect

Step into the shoes of Josh, a man out to rescue his wife from a mad scientist named Viktor. Your objective: survive the horror-filled night and battle countless enemies with your physical movements as your only weapon. The Kinect Sensor captures each movement, allowing you to seamlessly interact with the game world.

Movement and Combat

The key to surviving the night lies in the innovative use of Kinect Sensor to navigate and discover weapons. Whether it’s fighting with your bare hands or using melee weapons like axes and chainsaws, each action is translated into virtual moves. Precision and strategy are essential, as weapons wear out and must be used judiciously. Enemies often require specific tactics, testing your ability to adapt and survive.

Kinect Sensor Capabilities

The Kinect Sensor revolutionizes gameplay by allowing for full-body tracking, putting you at the heart of the action. With voice recognition and advanced camera technology, playing becomes more intuitive and engaging, transcending the traditional gaming experience.

Key Features Include:

  • The Horror/Survival Genre Comes to Kinect – Dive into a world of graphic horror and violent confrontations in a game that redefines terror.
  • Unique Motion Controls – Use your entire body to fight off the undead with an array of physical moves.
  • Melee and Slashing Weapons – Tackle the horror with an arsenal of weapons that require careful management due to their degenerative nature.
  • Explore and Investigate – Freedom to explore Viktor’s castle and its dark secrets, combining exploration with puzzle-solving skills to advance.
  • Deep and Varied Gameplay – A blend of fighting, sneaking, and problem-solving awaits as you navigate through the game’s perilous environments.
  • A Complete Experience – A rich, cinematic story that captivates and terrifies from beginning to end.

Witness the Terror

With Rise of Nightmares, you are not just playing a game, you are living through a pulse-pounding narrative of horror and survival. Prepare to be drawn into a nightmarish world unparalleled in its ability to frighten and enthrall.

Note: Kinect Sensor sold separately and is required for play.

Additional Features:

  • Fight the undead horde with your entire body as the weapon
  • Uncover the depths of Viktor’s castle and the insanity within
  • Wield a variety of degradable melee and bladed weapons
  • Engage in a cinematic and immersive horror experience

Rise of Nightmares is your gateway into a realm of intense horror unlike any other, elevating fear to an art form in the world of gaming.

Specification: Rise of Nightmares – Xbox 360

Release date

September 6, 2011

Product Dimensions

7.6 x 5.39 x 0.59 inches; 1.59 ounces

Type of item

Video Game



Item model number


Is Discontinued By Manufacturer


Item Weight

1.59 ounces


Sega Of America, Inc.

Date First Available

May 23, 2011


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