Soulja Boy releasing video game

Soulja Boy is getting animated for his own video game.

The Crank That (Soulja Boy) hitmaker previously announced plans to enter the virtual world in 2008 and he's now revealed CORElated: The Beginning will be released for the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 next year (12).

He posted artwork for the upcoming project on his blog alongside the message, "Soulja boy the video game in stores 2012".

Soulja Boy is the latest hip-hop star to land his own action/adventure game - 50 Cent released Blood on the Sand in 2009.