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LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game

Advertising Blurbs

www.xbox.com:
    The world's most successful film series meets the world's most successful toy in the epic video game LEGO® Star Wars®. This brilliantly conceived alliance blends the unique world and designs of LEGO play materials with the unforgettable characters, stories, and vehicles of the prequel era of the Star Wars universe.

    • Play the movies: Battle your way through Episodes I and II, plus the highly anticipated Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.
    • Play the characters: From Anakin and Yoda to Darth Maul and even General Grievous, control over 30 of your favourite characters with the ability to switch between characters.
    • "Drop in, drop out" two player cooperative mode: A second player can enter or leave the action whenever they want!
    • Use the Force: Move and transform LEGO objects, overcome obstacles, and defeat your enemies.
    • Accessorize: Wield a lightsaber as your main weapon or tap into each character's unique weapons and special abilities.
    • Massive array of vehicles: Pilot Naboo fighters, pod racers, and yet-to-be-unveiled vehicles from Episode III!
    • Authentic music and sounds: Skywalker Studio brings the Star Wars experience to life.
    • Free Play mode: Unlocked characters can play in different scenarios from the films.

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (13018) on Sep 20, 2010.

www.eidosinteractive.com:
    The world’s most successful film series meets the world’s most successful toy in the epic video game LEGO® Star Wars®. This brilliantly conceived alliance blends the unique world and designs of LEGO play materials with the unforgettable characters, stories and vehicles of the prequel eras of the Star Wars universe.

    Play the most memorable and exhilarating scenes from The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and the forthcoming Episode III Revenge of the Sith including pod racing on Mos Espa, the repelling of the droid onslaught in the Genosian arena and Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon’s fatal fight with Darth Maul. Besides controlling the likes of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Yoda, Anakin Skywalker and R2-D2, notorious dark side enemies such as Jango Fett, Darth Maul and Count Dooku appear in thrilling showdowns. As you progress through the game you unlock many new characters including those from the Dark Side, and you must switch between them to solve puzzles using their special abilities.

    In addition to a single-player mode, there is a ‘drop in, drop out’ two-player co-operative mode allowing a second player to enter or leave the action whenever they want. There is also a free-play mode where unlocked characters can be played in different scenarios to those of the films. This adds immeasurably to the game’s replayability and there are further incentives to complete the game for budding Jedi Knights in the form of hidden levels and vehicles.

      Features:
    • Play the most memorable and exciting scenes from Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Episode II Attack of the Clones and the forthcoming Episode III Revenge of the Sith

    • Choose from over 30 of your favorite Star Wars characters, ranging from the legendary Jedi Knight, Obi-wan Kenobi, to everyone’s favorite Wookiee, Chewbacca, to the evil villains of Revenge of the Sith. Every character has unique weapons and abilities--which provides for a different gameplay experience every time

    • Use ‘The Force’ to manipulate environments and objects in order to solve puzzles

    • Massive array of vehicles including Naboo fighters, pod racers, speeder bikes, and yet-to-be-unveiled vehicles from Episode III Revenge of the Sith

    • Two-player ‘drop in, drop out’ mode

    • Free-play mode where unlocked characters can be played in different scenarios to the films

    • Goodies that can be used to unlock a world full of secrets, cheats and bonuses

    • Authentic sounds from the films provided by Skywalker Studio

    • Created by highly successful young gamers developer Travellers Tales


    Contributed by U.V. Impaler (7260) on Feb 06, 2006.

www.nintendo.com – GameCube:

    Block-form trilogy

    It's about the only time you can call the Star Wars series square.

    Play the most memorable and exciting scenes from Star Wars Episodes I-III in LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game.

    Features

    • Play as more than 30 Star Wars characters, ranging from Obi-wan Kenobi to Chewbacca to the villains of Revenge of the Sith
    • Every character has unique weapons and abilities
    • Use "The Force" to manipulate environments and objects in order to solve puzzles
    • Massive array of vehicles including Naboo fighters, pod racers and speeder bikes
    • Two-player simultaneous play
    • Replay levels as characters you unlock throughout the game

    Pod race on Mos Espa, then repel the droid onslaught in the Genosian arena and relive Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon's fatal fight with Darth Maul. LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game lets you play the scenes from the Star Wars prequels in one game.

    Besides controlling the likes of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Yoda and R2-D2, notorious dark side enemies such as Jango Fett, Darth Maul and Count Dooku appear in thrilling showdowns. As you progress through the game you unlock many new characters, including those from the Dark Side. In many instances, you'll need to switch between allies in order to solve puzzles using their special abilities.

    During the game's main story mode, a second player can drop in or drop out at any given time. Two-players can also replay levels in the free play mode. In this mode, you revisit different scenarios and can play through them with any character you unlock in the game. With masterful skills, you might even uncover some of the hidden levels and vehicles.

    The graphics are definitely playful, if not accurate to the story and spirit of Star Wars. The action is nonstop once you enter a level so get ready to blast and slice your way through hordes of droids and all-around bad guys, all of which collapse into piles of LEGO pieces when destroyed.

    Bottom Line

    This game is built for LEGO and Star Wars fans of all ages. Younger fans will appreciate the easy control and non-stop action. Older fans will love the attention to detail and all the hidden unlockables. For both, it's great fun to blow up, slice and destroy your favorite Star Wars enemies and obstacles made completely of LEGO pieces.

    Contributed by Evil Ryu (53674) on Nov 03, 2005.

Back of Sleeve/Keep Case - Windows (US):
    ALL THE CHARACTERS, ALL THE ACTION,

    ALL THE FUN!



    Battle Your Way Through Episodes I, II & Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

    Lightsaber Duels, Blaster Battles, Special Moves and Starfighter Chases

    Use the Force to Move and Transform LEGO Objects, Overcome Obstacles and Defeat Your Enemies!

    From Anakin and Yoda to Darth Maul and Even General Grievous, Control Over 30 of Your Favorite Characters

    Contributed by Corn Popper (69643) on Apr 28, 2005.