New Singstar trailer shows smartphones used as mics

SingStar Cover

The free to play Singstar sequel is set to launch on PS4

A new trailer has come from Sony for the newest installment of the hit Karaoke game Singstar

Singstar will be coming to PS4 later in the year along with a new app that will let players use their smartphones to sing through.

Previously USB wired or wireless mics were required to play the game

SCE London Studio is also working to bring more powerful social features to the game. Writing on the PlayStation blog in May Singstar director Chris bruce said the team were, "working hard to optimize the social experience of SingStar by making it even easier to share the best bits of your night on Twitter and Facebook straight from the game. With an improved scoring system you can also build up your XP and get rewarded for game activity, or challenge your friends online and entertain them with your renditions of your favorite songs.”

Singstar celebrates its tenth anniversary this year, so far the game has sold around 26 million copies.

The latest Singstar trailer is below.

SEE ALSO: SingStar PS4 version on the way with mobile phone mic app

The new version of Singstar subtitled Ultimate Party will be coming to PS3 and PS4 sometime this year.

 

Are you looking forward to using your phone as a mic in Singstar?

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