Summary: Bringing the Olympic games home for the
PS2, Athens 2004 is the official game for this year's event. Developed by 989
Sports, Athens 2004 features more than 20 events ranging from standard track
events to more obscure sports like archery, skeet shooting and horseback riding.
Excerpt: The Summer Olympics are now upon us, and all of a sudden sports fans start caring about athletic events that they only see every four years. As such, Olympic-styled games have a long and storied history in video gaming.
Summary: I’ve always been a sucker for Konami’s track and field endeavors. The aptly titled NES game was the most memorable game of my youth, ranking right up there with the likes of . When the boys in Japan released a PlayStation One title to coincide with the 1996 Olympics I literally squealed like a...
Excerpt: It's odd to sit here in a year where developers are crafting games that look damn near photo-realistic and have my wrists and forearms ache like they haven't in some 20 or so years. The fact that there's sweat beading on my brow too might lead you to think I was furiously mast--errrr, nevermind.
Excerpt: "Athens 2004 on SE virallinen vuoden 2004 olympiapeli, mutta ei suinkaan mikään Playstation 2-pelien riemuvoitto. Jos aiot pelata tätä peliä kaveriporukassa niin peli voi ehkä olla harkinnan arvoinen, mutta yksinpelaavalle sielulle tämän hankinta on enemmänkin rahojen haaskaamista kertakäyttöiseen...