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Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix (Windows)

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Description

The long and rich history of the Asterix comics continue with its newest game entry, Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix. The story of the game involves Asterix and Obelix returning to their village in Gaul, after a day of hunting. They come to find that all their fellow village people have been captured. Along with there capture is also the theft of their magic potion, a potion which gives them super human strength. Caesar has captured the gauls and spread them out to the furthest corners of the Roman Empire. Asterix and Obelix must find and free their friends and get the potion before it reaches Caesar.

The gameplay consists of the ability to switch between Asterix and Obelix at different times, using each ones skills to your advantage. Through the adventure you will unlock and gain powerful combos and attack moves to help you. This large adventure takes you through six different countries made up of 47 areas, totaling in 40 plus levels. The gameplay is varied from battling hundreds of romans at once to riding/racing sequences and puzzle solving. The graphics have vibrant colors, picturesque backgrounds, exciting special effects and humorous animations. The sound includes zany effects, a range of music from roman to egyptian, and good-humoured voice acting.

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Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix Windows Loading Screen
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Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix Windows Title Screen
Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix Windows Main Menu

Alternate Titles

  • "Astérix & Obélix XXL" -- European title

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The Press Says

JeuxVideoPC.com Jul 02, 2006 16 out of 20 80
GBase - The Gamer's Base Aug 09, 2004 8 out of 10 80
GamingXP Jul 20, 2004 78 out of 100 78
4Players.de Aug 09, 2004 70 out of 100 70
Jeuxvideo.com Jun 17, 2004 12 out of 20 60
Joystick (French) Jul, 2004 6 out of 10 60
GameStar (Germany) Aug, 2004 53 out of 100 53

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The Ring Hawk (654) added Asterix and Obelix: Kick Buttix (Windows) on Sep 19, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Xoleras (66242) and mandersson (78)