A lot of gamers out there have been on pins and needles wondering when Rayman Legends would be released.  Originally slated for release on the Wii U, the title is headed for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 as well.

We now know when it's coming out – and it looks like it'll be sending out Summer with a bang.  Ubisoft has confirmed that Rayman Legends will be released on September 3rd for all platforms.

For those of you Wii U owners who are still feeling a little bummed out about the game's non-exclusivity, there's reason for you to perk up.  Ubisoft also announced that it's released a downloadable Challenge Mode for Rayman Legends available free of charge on the Wii U eShop.  It includes several new levels for you to tackle, including Land of the Livid Dead, the Neverending Pit, the Infinite Tower and Murfy's Dungeon.  It's also online compatible, so you can challenge your friend's best scores.

Look for more coverage on Rayman Legends in the months ahead.