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NHL FaceOff 2003 allows you to play the role of General Manager for an NHL team. Players can build a team using drafts, free agency, trades, and signings. Other modes of play include skating in single elimination Tournament Mode as either an NHL or international team, going one-on-one with the goalkeepers in Shootout Mode, or Practice Mode.

There are also three difficulty settings for the different modes of play: rookie, normal, and veteran.

New presentations in the gameplay include watching the players walk through the tunnel before the game, pre-game warm-ups, player shoves after the whistle, jibes from the penalty box, and post-game celebrations.


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Absolute Playstation 2002 81 out of 100 81
PSX Nation Dec 15, 2002 7 out of 10 70
GameZone Nov 12, 2002 6.9 out of 10 69
Gamers' Temple, The 2002 65 out of 100 65
PSX Extreme Dec 11, 2002 5.9 out of 10 59
The Video Game Critic Apr 15, 2017 C+ 58
Sports Gaming Network Nov 25, 2002 50 out of 100 50
GameSpot Nov 01, 2002 4.6 out of 10 46
Operation Sports Dec 31, 2002 4 out of 10 40
G4 Tech: Tech TV Nov 27, 2002 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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Charles Lippert (643) added NHL FaceOff 2003 (PlayStation 2) on Jul 09, 2003