Zoo Tycoon returns to Xbox One in 4K with Kinect support

Brad Stephenson

Zoo Tycoon on Xbox One and Windows 10

The re-release of Zoo Tycoon, Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection, is now live and ready to play on both Windows 10 PCs and Microsoft’s Xbox One family of devices.

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection is a remaster of the original Xbox One video game but has been given a variety of new content and has also had its graphics upgraded to 4K for Xbox One X owners or those playing on a PC powerful enough. Here’s the official game description:

The wildly popular Zoo Tycoon series gets fully-remastered and set to crank up the excitement, challenge, and fun of building the ultimate zoo. Let your imagination run wild with “Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection”! Choose from almost 200 visually stunning animals and the largest, most detailed selection of environments ever, then build, manage, and maintain your dream zoo alone or with up to four players on Xbox LIVE. This zoo simulation will charm animal lovers of all ages. Easy to start and easy to play, Zoo Tycoon on Xbox gets you up close and interacting with the animals and zoo, offering intuitive controls and fun tutorials that allow players of all ages to have fun. Play smart as animals and guests will react to your creative choices and ultimately decide your chances to become a Zoo Tycoon.

Like the original, Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection also features support for the Xbox One’s Kinect sensor for added interactivity. Will you be playing with just the controller or are you going to give the Kinect features a go as well? Share your thoughts with the community in the comments below.