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DescriptionTempest 2000 is a remake/upgrade of the popular Atari vector graphics-based shooter.
Blast your way through over 100+ levels, shooting the creatures that come out from the other side of the web to drag you in. Collect power-ups (jump, AI robots and more) to trippy graphics and colorful explosions as a thumping techno-house soundtrack blasts in the background.
Collect enough bonuses, and be subjected to two different types of bonus rounds as you navigate through rings, or try to ride a spiral tube.
Also included in the gameplay is an intense two-player mode to team up with or go head to head against another player, or even play a version of the original arcade game. There are four modes of gameplay in all: Traditional Tempest, Tempest Duel, Tempest Plus and Tempest 2000.
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|Television Is The Representative Of The Mind's Eye.||Guy Chapman (1746)|
The Press Says
|The Atari Times||Nov 01, 1996||100 out of 100||100|
|Digital Press - Classic Video Games||Dec 26, 2003||10 out of 10||100|
|Atari ST User||Sep, 1994||93 out of 100||93|
|Just Games Retro||Feb 11, 2007||89 out of 100||89|
|Game Players||Nov, 1994||88 out of 100||88|
|neXGam||1994||8.8 out of 10||88|
|Game Zero||May, 1995||87 out of 100||87|
|Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM)||Apr, 1994||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Retroage||May 15, 2010||6.7 out of 10||67|
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TriviaAt the time of its release, the music to Tempest 2000 was so popular, that gamers could purchase the CD soundtrack directly from Atari.
Related Web Sites
- Video review of Atari Jaguar games (WARNING: Language) -- The Angry Video Game Nerd, James Rolfe, reviews Atari Jaguar games, including Tempest 2000 on Jaguar.
- Wikipedia: Tempest 2000 -- Information about Tempest 2000 at Wikipedia
Satoshi Kunsai (1817) added Tempest 2000 (Jaguar) on Jun 10, 2002
Joe Sousa, Andrew Keim, Hank Cappa, Lance J. Lewis, Dan McNamee, Scott Hunter, Tom Gillen, Sean PattenDocumentation: