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Samba De Amigo (Dreamcast)

Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
Educational
87
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

Samba De Amigo is a highly unique game: a maracas simulation. Game play is based around a special maracas controller that you use to interact with the music. The controller senses which region in space out of a possible 6 that the maracas are in. It also senses when the player shakes the maracas. As the music plays, the player must shake the maracas in the appropriate region with proper timing to progress. A standard controller can also be used if you do not have the maracas controller, which is sold separately.

The music in the game comes from a wide variety of sources. Some of the songs are traditional samba music, while others are recognizable pop tunes, like "Macarena" and "Tequila."

Screenshots

Samba De Amigo Dreamcast Mini Game
Samba De Amigo Dreamcast Samba Studio
Samba De Amigo Dreamcast Select your Height
Samba De Amigo Dreamcast Pose

User Reviews

More Fun Than Monkeys Should Allow. Guy Chapman (1746) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic Feb 18, 2001 A 100
All Game Guide 2000 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Game Vortex 2000 100 out of 100 100
Sega Collectors Guild May 15, 2003 96 out of 100 96
SegaFan.com Dec 11, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
HappyPuppy Jun 26, 2000 8.5 out of 10 85
Planet Dreamcast Nov 11, 2000 8 out of 10 80
Spel för Alla Dec, 2000 8 out of 10 80
Game Informer Magazine Feb, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75
Super Play Mar, 2001 7 out of 10 70

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quizzley7 (21221) added Samba De Amigo (Dreamcast) on Nov 09, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Pseudo_Intellectual (43972)