Continuing their assault on your wallet this holiday season, Ubisoft has announced that the latest Ape Escape title has shipped to stores. Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed is a Playstation 2 exclusive and will retail for $39.99

"Ape Escape: Pumped & Primed is the perfect addition to the Ape Escape series. Fans will love seeing their favorite characters from all the original videogames thrust into numerous exciting competitions." Ubisoft's Director of Business Development, James Regan, said.

While the game does feature familiar characters from the Ape Escape series, this game is geared more towards competition than previous Ape Escape games.