Excerpt: If you owned a Dreamcast and didn't love Hydro Thunder you are probably dead inside, or at least starting to rot. Back then arcade games were still cool and the sight of them running on home consoles was thrilling.
Conclusion: In order to Bronze and then Gold every event, you will have to do ALL 8 tracks on EXPERT in one run-through for each of the game modes (you can however, restart each individual event, and quit out and return later. But still, that doesn't make it any easier.
Excerpt: If the name Guido Cappellini does not ring a bell, it is because the sport he excels in, F1 Powerboat Racing, is uncommon in Britain. But its American popularity led to Hydro Thunder Hurricane’s prequel, a popular arcade title that was ported to the Dreamcast and contemporary consoles.
Excerpt: Sometimes, a game is so perfectly in tune with what you wanted it to be, you almost have to pinch yourself. For most of the time, Half-minute Hero is that game. The title relates to a microcosm of classic console Japanese Role Playing Games (JRPG).
Excerpt: Eleven years ago, Hydro Thunder received rave reviews in arcades and on the Dreamcast for providing incredibly fun, fast-paced racing thrills that rewarded players who replayed the tracks over and over with new paths and shortcuts to dominate the in-game competition and leader boards.
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is We all miss those good old days when arcades where the place to go. With home consoles back then barely featuring a few dots running around the screens, the bigger and more powerful arcade machines were what gaming was all about.