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Space Station Silicon Valley (PlayStation)

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Description

Long ago, scientists created a living space station, full of animals. After its launch into space, the station vanished, never to be seen again.

Until now.

The station has reappeared out of no-where, many years after its first launch, and is on a collision course with Earth. Two unlikely heroes (pilot and all-round ugly looking guy Dan and robot Evo) are now thrust with the mission to stop the station, and find out where it has been all this time.

Sadly, not everything goes to plan, with their ship crashing into the station. Evo, the unlucky robot that he is, is thrown out of the ship and smashed into pieces. His only hope for survival is to attach his microchip into another host robot. Thankfully, underneath the wrecked ship is the remains of another robot, and with a quick fix Evo is now a robotic dog.

As you enter the valley, you must contend with a host of other robots much like the dog, of all shapes and animal sizes. You can move Evo's chip from one animal to another to gain attributes and abilities, improving your chance of success to get past the killer penguins and rocket launching tigers.

Aims of the game include the basic destruction of enemy robots, to sheep herding, controlling Evo the rat through a mini maze, and plenty more through 35 levels of insane 3rd person action.

When the game was ported to PlayStation some of the bugs from the Nintendo 64 version were fixed.

Screenshots

Space Station Silicon Valley PlayStation How to get the mouse on to that contraption?
Space Station Silicon Valley PlayStation Mission briefing.
Space Station Silicon Valley PlayStation Loading screen
Space Station Silicon Valley PlayStation Controlling what little is left of Evo: A micro chip.

Alternate Titles

  • "Evo's Space Adventures" -- PlayStation title

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The Press Says

Svenska PlayStation Magasinet Oct, 2000 5 out of 10 50
NowGamer Jun 01, 2000 2.5 out of 10 25
Joypad Sep, 2000 2 out of 10 20

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Trivia

Scenes from this game are featured in the music video for Mouse On Mars' song Twift Shoeblade.

The victory theme heard after completing a level can be heard occasionally on one of the radio stations in DMA's 1999 game, Grand Theft Auto 2.

In a recent interview, Jimmy Chamberlin stated that this was one of his favorite games he had ever played.

The game has also been known to freeze up, but it is a rare occurrence. Freezes are more common when using the Expansion Pak. In some cases it is impossible to get past the first few start up screens if the Expansion Pak is present.

Another bug makes the player walk through the level bonus souvenir item, preventing the player from collecting all the souvenirs in the game. When this bug occurs, it is impossible for the player to complete the game and witness the proper ending for the game.

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Parf (7194) added Space Station Silicon Valley (PlayStation) on Dec 01, 2009
Other platforms contributed by Kartanym (10781)