The next installment in the popular series of dancing games developed by Ubisoft. The series allows the player to feel like the professional pop dancers who accompany the greatest stars on the top scenes of the world. In Just Dance 2017 the basic gameplay mechanics remained unchanged in comparison to the previous entries in the franchise. During the game the player must repeat the movements of the dancers displayed on the screen and the system (which, depending on the gaming platform employs different controls) will grade performance and technique. The game, as usually, is filled with licensed hits of such performers as Queen, Shakira, will.i.am, David Guetta, Sia, Justin Bieber and PSY. It is worth mentioning that Just Dance 2017 is the first installment of the series that was released also on personal computers.
Just Dance 2017 for Xbox One is the next installment of the very popular series of dance/music games in which the players can feel like professional dancers who are performing on the largest scenes in the world. The title was created by the inside developer of Ubisoft, a giant French corporation which has been expanding the series for many years.
The basic gameplay mechanics in Just Dance 2017 for Xbox One remain unchanged in comparison to previous installments of the series. During the game players must rhythmically repeat the movements of the dancers shown on the screen. The system is grading player’s achievements and technique in real time, deciding how many points he will receive. The developers added a new gameplay mode – Just Dance Machine – which challenges players with new tasks like performing a dance in one of classic styles such as flamenco, ballet and Kankan.
The title contains a few dozen of popular music hits – some of them are classic songs and some are the most popular hits of recent years. 40 different songs can be heard in the game, including:
Sorry – Justin Bieber
DADDY – Psy ft. CL of 2NE1
Cheap Thrills – Sia ft. Sean Paul
Lean On – Major Lazer ft. MO & DJ Snake
Worth It – Fifth Harmony Ft. Kid Ink
Don't Stop Me Now – Queen
PoPiPo – Hatsune Miku
Radical – Dyro & Dannic
El Tiki – Maluma
September – Equinox Stars
What Is Love – Ultraclub 90
Just Dance 2017 for Xbox One supports a dedicated smartphone app which transforms the phone into a movement controller. It means that one can play the game without having such devices like PlayStation Move or Kinect. The title also uses the Just Dance Unlimited service which contains a library of more than 200 songs that can be downloaded for additional fee.