DescriptionPlanet 51: The Game is an action driving game, with some sandbox play, that can be described as Grand Theft Auto for kids. It is based on the animated movie with the same name. You will play as Lem (the young green alien), Charles 'Chuck' Baker (the stranded astronaut) or R.O.V.E.R. (the mechanical probe), in their joint effort to help the astronaut in getting back to the Earth.
The game has three acts, divided in 40 missions. You'll have to race, crash the cars, escape from the villains, find hidden rocks, transport goods, mow the lawn, etc. Throughout the course of the game, you can unlock rewards and gain achievements by completing missions in a set amount of time or without breaking the car, finding all the secret comic pages, performing jumps through billboards, etc.
The game supports multiplayer action in crashing cars and races, for 2 to 4 players, depending on the platform.
- "Planete 51: Le Jeu" -- French title
- "Planet 51: Il Videogioco" -- Italian title
- "Planet 51: Het Spel" -- Dutch title
- "Planet 51: El Videojuego" -- Spanish title
- "Planet 51: Das Spiel" -- German title
Part of the Following Groups
- 3D Engine: UnrealEngine3
- Inspiration: Movies
- Middleware: SpeedTree
- Physics Engine: Havok
- Physics Engine: PhysX
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The Press Says
|Cheat Code Central||Wii||2009||3.5 out of 5||70|
|GamingXP||Xbox 360||Nov 26, 2009||68 out of 100||68|
|Gamezone (Germany)||Wii||Nov 20, 2009||6.3 out of 10||63|
|Mundo Gamers||Xbox 360||Nov 27, 2009||6 out of 10||60|
|XboxAchievements||Xbox 360||Jan 04, 2010||55 out of 100||55|
|IGN||PlayStation 3||Dec 02, 2009||5 out of 10||50|
|Nintendo Life||Wii||Dec 06, 2009||50|
|Cheat Code Central||PlayStation 3||2009||2.5 out of 5||50|
|4Players.de||Wii||Nov 17, 2009||39 out of 100||39|
|4Players.de||PlayStation 3||Nov 17, 2009||38 out of 100||38|
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TriviaOnly the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions use the UnrealEngine3 and AGEIA PhysX. The Wii version uses an in-house 3D engine and Havok respectively.