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Midtown Madness 2 (Windows)

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Description

In Midtown Madness 2, players get to race a greater variety of vehicles than in the original Midtown Madness. New vehicles include: a Mini, a Panoz roadster, a Ford pickup and a Greyhound bus. Gameplay is essentially the same, being arcade oriented with simplified handling and physics, and pure action modes.

The roads, hazards and visual style of London and San Francisco are incorporated. A Crash Course Career mode allows players to take the role of a stunt actor or a taxi driver. The races are short and simple, but the player should expect tight turns and tighter time limits.

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Midtown Madness 2 Windows Grand Theft Midtown
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Ugly car: move it!
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Replay: smashing a cop car.
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Insurance will cover it.

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User Reviews

More of the same means same strengths, same faults Kasey Chang (3654) unrated
A good follow on, but maybe not quite as good as the original (then again, maybe it is). Cyric (50) unrated
Mid town Madness 2, A real blast! jay marsden (5) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Great fun, but not as good as I expected. Steve Hall (322) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Excellent game Jon Buder (9) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars

The Press Says

Eurogamer.net (UK) Oct 05, 2000 9 out of 10 90
4Players.de Nov 23, 2000 87 out of 100 87
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 8.4 out of 10 84
Gamezilla Nov 01, 2000 81 out of 100 81
JeuxVideoPC.com Nov 12, 2000 16 out of 20 80
Privat Computer PC 2000 73 out of 100 73
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Oct 10, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Gamekult Oct 16, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 2001 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Fragland.net Sep 18, 2002 62.5 out of 100 62

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Trivia

Pacific Bell Park, the new home of the San Francisco Giants Professional baseball team, is NOT in this game, even though it claims to encompass all of San Francisco's landmarks!

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Steve Hall (322) added Midtown Madness 2 (Windows) on Sep 26, 2000