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Asterix at the Olympic Games (PlayStation 2)

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www.software-pyramide.com - PlayStation 2 (German):
    Julius Caesar hat bekannt gegeben, dass der Gewinner der Olympischen Spiele die schöne Prinzessin Irina heiraten wird. Alafolix und Prinzessin Irina sind schon sehr lange ineinander verliebt, deshalb beschliesst Alafolix die Olympischen Spiele zu gewinnen, um Irina endlich heiraten zu können. Alafolix überredet Asterix & Obelix, Miraculix, den Druiden und Troubadix, den Barden ihn zu den Olympischen Spielen zu begleiten. Der Zaubertrank soll ihm helfen, die Spiele zu gewinnen... Brutus, Caesars Sohn, ist ebenfalls in Irina verliebt. Darüber hinaus will er seinen Vater vom Thron stürzen. Mit Hilfe des Zaubertrankes will er seine Ziele erreichen...

    Contributed by Xoleras (66247) on Jan 26, 2009.

uk.playstation.com:
    Do you have the Gaul to succeed at the Olympic Games?

    Based on the live action feature film of the same name, Asterix at the Olympic Games
    follows the legendary Gaul Asterix, his friend Obelix and the faithful Dogmatix as they
    travel to Greece in aid of their lovesick friend Alafolix. Their journey takes them to the
    Olympic Games where they find themselves pitted against the athletic might of the Roman
    Empire, including the likes of Brutus and the heroes' long-time nemesis, Julius Caesar.

    • Play as either Asterix or Obelix, switching characters on the fly and unlock sporting
      challenges
    • Participate in the hammer throw, long jump, sprint and many other events
    • Antique mode lets players assume any one of 12 characters to go head-to-head with
      either the computer or a friend in a host of contests

    Contributed by DreinIX (9422) on Feb 17, 2008.