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RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 (Windows)

Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
72
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Advertising Blurbs

www.atari.fr (French):

    descriptif



    Rollercoaster Tycoon 2 n'est autre que la suite du célèbre jeu de gestion de parc d'attraction. Ce jeu développé par l'équipe de Chris Sawyer, sera implémenté de nombreuses nouveautés : comme l'éditeur de scénario qui vous permettra de créer vos propres challenges.

    charactéristiques



    • Dessinez des manèges traditionnels, high-tech et familiaux.
    • Constuisez dans différents environnements, sous la terre ou au dessus des lacs
    • Des graphismes superbement détaillés
    • Des nouveaux stands et magasins
    • Des nouvelles attractions épatantes
    • Des nouveaux thèmes
    • Le gameplay rollercoaster indémodable

    Contributed by Xoleras (66204) on Oct 05, 2005.

Atari Australia website - Windows:
    DESCRIPTION:
    The world's most addictive theme-park game ramps up the fun with an all-new sequel, featuring the wildest rides from America's favorite theme park - Six Flags! With new addictive challenges and opportunities for creativity, players can now find our how their theme parks stack up against rides designed by the pros! Created by Chris Sawyer, RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 incorporates the same thoughtful game design that truly lets players explore every aspect of building and running their very own theme park.

    GAME FEATURES:
  • Choose from five Six Flags locations to build a world-class theme park.
  • Select from 25 official Six Flags roller coasters including the incredible Viper, Titan and Goliath
  • Players can compare their rides to those built by the pros. It's the ultimate test to see if you have what it takes to be a RollerCoaster Tycoon.
  • Tuned ride creation system for more control building roller coasters.
  • Powerful Scenario Editor lets players share their parks, rides and scenarios with friends.
  • Trade creations with other Tycoons worldwide on www.rollercoastertycoon.com

    Contributed by Xoleras (66204) on May 21, 2004.

us.infogrames.com:
    The best-selling game that started the “Tycoon” game craze ramps up the FUN with all-new rides, features and gameplay that make creating and running the ultimate amusement park MORE FUN, MORE CREATIVE and TOTALLY ADDICTIVE! Break ground and start from scratch, open the gates to existing parks or just create the most gut-wrenching roller coaster ride ever — now you can PLAY YOUR WAY. As a RollerCoaster Tycoon there are NO LIMITS!

    Game Features: Includes 25 Six Flags® roller coasters from 5 different Six Flags® locations, including Six Flags® Magic Mountain and Six Flags® Great Adventure! Create your own incredible roller coasters using the all-new Roller Coaster Designer! Trade creations and challenge other RollerCoaster Tycoons’ worldwide on rollercoastertycoon.com! Push the limits with new roller coaster types, including Giga Coaster, Spinning Wild Mouse, Inverted Impulse Coaster and more! Customize your park with new and unique themes, including Giant Garden, Wild West, Pirates and more!

    Contributed by Grant McLellan (25) on Apr 18, 2004.

Inside Flaps (Canada):
    It's the Sequel to the Best-Selling Game that Started the "TYCOON" Craze!

    RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 ramps up the fun with wild new rides, bigger parks and amazing new building tools! Push your imagination and skills to new heights as you create the ultimate amusement park!

    Six Flags
    Explore and manage incredible Six Flags parks and rides!

    BIGGER!
    Stretch your imagination further to build bigger parks and higher coasters!

    MORE Ways To Play!
    New game modes including the AMAZING Roller Coaster Designer!

    ALL-NEW!
    Thrill your guests with wild new rides and park themes!

    Contributed by JPaterson (9146) on Oct 17, 2002.

Back of Box (Canada):
    Hang on for a whole new WILD RIDE!

    The world's most addictive game is back and better than ever in RollerCoaster Tycoon 2! Break ground and start from scratch, open the gates to a remarkable Six Flags park or just create the most gut-wrenching roller coaster imaginable - now you can PLAY YOUR WAY!

    Wild new rides, exciting new themes and easy-to-use building tools make creating the ultimate amusement park more fun than ever!

    Key Features
    • Test your Tycoon skills with 25 amazing Six Flags coasters and 5 Six Flags parks, including Six Flags Magic Mountain and Six Flags Grat Adventure!
    • Create incredible roller coasters using the all-new Roller Coaster Designer!
    • Thrill your park guests with over 150 different rides and attractions.
    • Customize your park with new and unique themes, including Giant Garden, Wild West, Pirates and more!
    • Trade designs with other Tycoons at www.rollercoastertycoon2.com.


    "...double the fun for all the fans of the original."
    - GameSpy.com

    Contributed by JPaterson (9146) on Oct 17, 2002.