Tecmo, initially a supplier of cleaning equipment and now best known for Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive, was founded on this day in 1967!

South Park (Nintendo 64)

66
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
2.9
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

A comet is heading toward South Park, causing many of the enemies from early seasons of the shows (including cows, aliens, and clones) to rise up and attack. The player takes control of Kyle, Cartman, Kenny and Stan to fight through the town in a first-person perspective. Features new dialogue from the original voice actors on the show.

Single player takes the form of a "Story" mode divided into five episodes and fifteen linear levels. The player will face weak minions (which change based on the episode), plus occasional sub-bosses which will try to escape into town. The final level is devoted to a unique boss fight. Players use quirky weapons ranging from infinite yellow snowballs to cow launchers and toxic Terrance and Phillip dolls. Every weapon has a secondary fire, and players switch between the four main characters when they switch weapons - each of the four kids shares a single life bar because of this. The kids will comment on game actions as they occur, with heavier profanity censored with bleeps. The kids will get angrier (and fouler) as their health depletes, until they finally give up on saving the town and go home.

A multiplayer mode lets players take characters and weapons they unlock in Story mode into small deathmatch arenas. The PlayStation version supports 2 players, the N64 does 4, and the PC version allows players to go online to search for opponents through GameSpy. Players can set standard victory options like knockouts or time limits. Voice samples for multiplayer are also included, so the characters will make comments and taunts when hit.

Graphics are rendered in 3D, in a style approximating that of the show. Draw distance is limited by a heavy fog, with varying severity based on the platform. None of the environments are interactive, and only enemies respond to weapon hits. The N64 version supports the Expansion Pak.

Screenshots

There are no Nintendo 64 screenshots for this game.

There are 25 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "南方公园" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for the Nintendo 64 release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.


The Press Says

Gaming Entertainment Monthly Jan 28, 1999 91 out of 100 91
Officiel Nintendo Magazine Feb, 1999 85 out of 100 85
Power Unlimited Mar, 1999 8.1 out of 10 81
Super Play Feb, 1999 80 out of 100 80
Gamezilla Jan 15, 1998 70 out of 100 70
Nintendo Land 2003 70 out of 100 70
HappyPuppy Jan 08, 1999 7 out of 10 70
Consoles Plus Feb, 1999 65 out of 100 65
Total! (Germany) Jan, 1999 3 out of 6 60
Game Revolution Jan 01, 1999 C- 42

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


MetalHead (118) added South Park (Nintendo 64) on May 13, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Cromaa (511) and Adam Baratz (1352)