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Midtown Madness 2 (Windows)

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Description

In Midtown Madness 2, players get to race a greater variety of vehicles than in the original Midtown Madness. New vehicles include: a Mini, a Panoz roadster, a Ford pickup and a Greyhound bus. Gameplay is essentially the same, being arcade oriented with simplified handling and physics, and pure action modes.

The roads, hazards and visual style of London and San Francisco are incorporated. A Crash Course Career mode allows players to take the role of a stunt actor or a taxi driver. The races are short and simple, but the player should expect tight turns and tighter time limits.

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Midtown Madness 2 Windows Watch out for that tree.
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Road Block
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Pedestrians don't have faces.
Midtown Madness 2 Windows Island anyone?

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User Reviews

More of the same means same strengths, same faults Kasey Chang (3652) unrated
A good follow on, but maybe not quite as good as the original (then again, maybe it is). Cyric (50) unrated
Mid town Madness 2, A real blast! jay marsden (5) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Great fun, but not as good as I expected. Steve Hall (322) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Excellent game Jon Buder (9) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars

The Press Says

PC Gamer (Netherlands) Nov, 2000 87 out of 100 87
GameSpy Nov 29, 2000 86 out of 100 86
Jeuxvideo.com Oct 19, 2000 17 out of 20 85
Gamezilla Nov 01, 2000 81 out of 100 81
GameSpot Sep 25, 2000 8.1 out of 10 81
JeuxVideoPC.com Nov 12, 2000 16 out of 20 80
Game Revolution Sep 01, 2000 B 75
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Oct 10, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 2001 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Game Over Online Oct 02, 2000 61 out of 100 61

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Trivia

Look at the signs on the roofs of the cabs. They have "Advertisements" for Motocross Madness, another game by the same company.

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Steve Hall (322) added Midtown Madness 2 (Windows) on Sep 26, 2000