DescriptionPlanet 51: The Game is an action driving game, with some sandbox play, that can be described as Grand Theft Auto for kids. It is based on the animated movie with the same name. You will play as Lem (the young green alien), Charles 'Chuck' Baker (the stranded astronaut) or R.O.V.E.R. (the mechanical probe), in their joint effort to help the astronaut in getting back to the Earth.
The game has three acts, divided in 40 missions. You'll have to race, crash the cars, escape from the villains, find hidden rocks, transport goods, mow the lawn, etc. Throughout the course of the game, you can unlock rewards and gain achievements by completing missions in a set amount of time or without breaking the car, finding all the secret comic pages, performing jumps through billboards, etc.
The game supports multiplayer action in crashing cars and races, for 2 to 4 players, depending on the platform.
- "Planete 51: Le Jeu" -- French title
- "Planet 51: Il Videogioco" -- Italian title
- "Planet 51: Het Spel" -- Dutch title
- "Planet 51: El Videojuego" -- Spanish title
- "Planet 51: Das Spiel" -- German title
Part of the Following Groups
- 3D Engine: UnrealEngine3
- Inspiration: Movies
- Middleware: SpeedTree
- Physics Engine: Havok
- Physics Engine: PhysX
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The Press Says
|GameSpot||Dec 07, 2009||7 out of 10||70|
|SOS Gamers||Jan 08, 2010||70 out of 100||70|
|GamingXP||Nov 26, 2009||68 out of 100||68|
|Gamezone (Germany)||Nov 20, 2009||6.6 out of 10||66|
|Xbox360Achievements||Jan 04, 2010||55 out of 100||55|
|Everyeye.it||Dec 02, 2009||5.5 out of 10||55|
|Play.tm||Dec 08, 2009||50 out of 100||50|
|IGN||Dec 03, 2009||5 out of 10||50|
|Cheat Code Central||2009||2.5 out of 5||50|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Jan 29, 2010||9 out of 20||45|
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TriviaOnly the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions use the UnrealEngine3 and AGEIA PhysX. The Wii version uses an in-house 3D engine and Havok respectively.