Michel Ancel, celebrated creator of Rayman, Beyond Good & Evil, and the Raving Rabbids returns to his roots to bring us Rayman Origins, a high definition, 2D side-scrolling, platforming adventure! Play Rayman Origins and discover or rediscover the magical universe and legendary 2D gameplay that captured the hearts of millions of fans. When the Glade of Dreams is overrun by "nefurrious" Darktoons, the Fairy Council hastily invokesRayman to save the day and restore peace to the Glade. Guide Rayman in over 60 vibrant levels of stunning 2D platforming and unlock new abilities along the way in one of the most visually striking platforming games available on the PS Vita. Rayman Origins features over 100 characters, including many of the classic characters, revived in their original 2D form, as well as a whole new host of characters. Discover a rich world with 12 unique environments which includes over 60 levels of 2D platforming gameplay designed for players of all ages and playing styles. Unlock new abilities progressively and return to previous levels to discover new paths and hidden secrets. Test yourself in epic boss battles which challenge your skill and speed. Challenge your friends in Ghost Mode and compete for the best time in speed runs throughout each level. Share your best times and other unlockable gifts using Near functionality with your friends. Discover the origins of Rayman by collecting relics throughout the game. You can find them on your own or share your discoveries with friends using Near. Assemble all the relics to reveal frescos and videos that tell the history of the Glade of Dreams. Rayman Origins uses the multitouch capabilities of the PS Vita to collect Lums, defeat enemies, or even to zoom, allowing you to see the beautiful HD graphics in greater detail.