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Beijing 2008
5.9 out of 10

Beijing 2008

The Official Video Game of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, this Read more

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Overall 7
6.8

Beijing 2008

Strategy Informer
28 September 2008
  • Conclusion: Those who like sports games will like Beijing 2008. The combination of old school button mashing, and intricate control manipulation means that this title is probably the best Olympic videogame so far.
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Overall 8
7.5
Gameplay 8
7.5
Graphics 8
7.5
Sound 6
6.0
Replay value 9
9.0

Beijing 2008 game review

Boys' Life magazine
21 September 2008
  • Excerpt: Keep the excitement of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games alive with Sega’s Beijing 2008, a game full of 38 Olympic events starring YOU. But does Sega win a gold medal? My heart quickened a little when I opened the game. I was ready to win all the medals or at least try.
  • Pros: Play online with people the world over; realistic graphics; 38 events
  • Cons: Way too challenging at times; no soccer or volleyball; no Michael Phelps
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Overall 8
7.5
Value for money 8
7.5
Gameplay 8
7.5
Graphics 7
7.3
Sound 7
7.0

Beijing 2008 (Playstation 3/Xbox 360)

hardware heaven
23 July 2008
  • Conclusion: A decent attempt at an Olympics game but it really is not breaking any ground.
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Overall 7
7.0

Beijing 2008 PS3, Xbox 360 Review

DarkZero
28 July 2008
  • Excerpt: The year is 2008 and it’s annoyingly warm outside, guess that means summer is here and the 29th Olympics are just around the corner in Beijing. You probably already knew this, and also noticed the amount of summer athletic games that seem to be out, or coming out in the next couple of weeks.
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Overall 8
7.5
Value for money 8
8.0
Gameplay 8
7.5
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 7
7.3

Beijing 2008

Futuregamez.net
28 July 2008
  • Summary: With some fun events, plenty of variety, and solid online gameplay Beijing 2008 is a game worth checking out. Solid.
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Overall 7
6.8
Gameplay 7
6.7
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 7
6.7
Control 5
4.7

Beijing 2008

Spieletester.com
30 July 2014
  • Conclusion: Beijing 2008 gehört sicherlich zu den umfangreichsten Sportspielen auf dem Markt. Es bietet eine Vielzahl von Sportarten und verdeutlich diese mit schön animierten Details. Hingegen ist die Steuerung derartig schwer, sodass der Spieler sehr früh mit seinem inneren Frust den Controller weglegen...
  • Pros: + Schöne Grafik und Animationen, + Umfangreich
  • Cons: - Sehr schwere Steuerung, - Ladezeiten, - Bestplatzierung schwer realisierbar
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Overall 8
7.7

Beijing 2008

laps4
8 April 2009
  • Excerpt: " Vuelve el sueño olímpico " Como cada 4 años, una ciudad es elegida para representar la ilusión de cientos de atletas de todos los paises del mundo. Si hace 4 años la elegida fue Atenas, este año le ha tocado el turno a Beijing (China), y la compañía Japonesa SEGA no ha querido...
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Overall 7
7.0
Gameplay 7
6.5
Graphics 8
7.5
Sound 7
6.5
Lifespan 7
6.5

Beijing 2008

GameOver
13 December 2008
  • Excerpt: Com os Jogos Olímpicos à porta, nada como falarmos sobre o vídeojogo oficial do evento desportivo. Como não poderia deixar de ser, os Jogos Olímpicos de Pequim tiveram direito a vídeojogo oficial.
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Overall 7
7.0

Beijing 2008

Play3-Live.com
29 July 2008
  • Summary: Beau et sans soucis techniques Beijing 2008 : Le jeu officiel des jeux olympiques surprend son monde. Malheureusement il ne fera pas l’unanimité, la faute à un gameplay peu développé qui nous demande uniquement de jouer les bourrins marteleurs sur nos pauvres petites manettes.
  • Pros: Beau, Pas de soucis techniques, Enfin un portage de qualité, Diversité et multiplicité des épreuves, Durée de vie, Des soirées entre potes d’anthologie en perspective, Modélisation des mouvements
  • Cons: Pas si accessible que ça, L’aspect « j’explose ma manette et mes doigts » pour gagner, La bande son
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Overall 8
8.0

Review: "Beijing 2008" (PS3)

gamingxp.com
2 July 2008
  • Excerpt: ­Am 08. August 2008 um 8 Uhr 8 Minuten und 8 Sekunden ist es wieder so weit. Ein großes internationales Sportereignis, nämlich die Olympischen Sommerspiele in Beijing, China, werden Millionen geneigte Zuschauer vor die Bildschirme und in die Stadien locken.
  • Pros: Tolle Modelle, Meist flüssige Animationen, 32 Nationen, 38 Wettbewerbe in 10 Sportarten, 4-Spieler-Multiplayer-Spaß, Original-Schauplätze
  • Cons: Teilweise sehr strapaziöse Steuerung, Viel zu schnelle Anleitungen, Teilweise sehr starke Gegner-KI, Keine Original-Athleten
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