Rares Latest RumourRares next Xbox 360 project is codenamed “Viva Pinata”, if the latest rumours on the internet are to be believed. The rumour has come from the Game Informer and Microsoft have applied to trademark the name, Viva Pinata. "Loose Talk has learned that Rare’s next Xbox 360 project is codenamed Viva Pinata. Although details on the game are scarce at this point, it will be released in conjunction with a cartoon show on television, and Microsoft has trademarked the licensing for everything from shampoos to trading cards." It is thought that the game could be in the genre of Nintendos Pokemon franchise.