ABBA: You Can Dance

ABBA: You Can Dance is a dance video game for the Wii, developed by the French gaming company Ubisoft. It was released on November 15, 2011 in North America,[1] November 24, 2011 in Australia and November 25, 2011 in Europe. The game is a spin-off of the Just Dance series, and features 25 songs by the Swedish pop group ABBA and includes a "Karaoke Mode" which allows 2 players to sing via USB microphones.[2][3][4][5]

ABBA: You Can Dance
ABBA You Can Dance box art.jpg
European box art
Developer(s)Ubisoft Paris
Ubisoft Bucharest
Publisher(s)Ubisoft
Platform(s)Wii
Release
  • NA: November 15, 2011
  • AU: November 24, 2011
  • EU: November 25, 2011
Genre(s)Rhythm game

Track listingEdit

Song Year
"Angeleyes" 1979
"As Good as New" 1979
"Bang-A-Boomerang"[a] 1974
"Dancing Queen"[b][c] 1979
"Does Your Mother Know"[a] 1979
"Fernando"[c] 1976
"Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)"[c] 1979
"Head over Heels" 1982
"Hole in Your Soul"[a] 1977
"Honey, Honey"[c][a] 1974
"I'm a Marionette" 1977
"I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do"[a] 1975
"If It Wasn't for the Nights" 1979
"Knowing Me, Knowing You"[c] 1977
"Lay All Your Love on Me"[c] 1981
"Mamma Mia"[c] 1975
"Money, Money, Money"[c] 1976
"People Need Love"[a] 1973
"Summer Night City" 1978
"Super Trouper"[c] 1980
"Take a Chance on Me"[c] 1978
"Voulez-Vous"[c] 1979
"Waterloo"[c] 1974
"When I Kissed the Teacher" 1976
"The Winner Takes It All"[c] 1980
  1. ^ a b c d e f Indicates that the song is on Mini Musical Mode.
  2. ^ Indicates that the song has two choreographies.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m Indicates that the song is on Just Dance Now/Unlimited.

Easter eggsEdit

Several images of the ABBA logo can be seen in some of the songs:

  • "Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!" - a poster of the "ABBA: The Album" album can be seen on the wall at the start of the song.
  • "As Good as New" - the dancer is wearing a shirt with the "ABBA: The Album" album artwork on it.
  • "Honey, Honey" - a small ABBA poster can be seen on the women's side of the stage.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Take a chance on ABBA dance video game".
  2. ^ Riley, Adam (December 22, 2011). "ABBA: You Can Dance (Wii) Review". Cubed3. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  3. ^ Jordan, Ned (January 24, 2012). "ABBA You Can Dance Review". The Gamers Temple. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  4. ^ Ditum, Sarah (December 14, 2011). "Abba: You Can Dance – review". The Guardian. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  5. ^ Palmisano, Fabio (December 15, 2011). "Andiamo ABBAllare". Multiplayer.it. Retrieved December 28, 2018.