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Torino 06: Images & trailer

Torino 06: Images & trailer

2K Games released the first trailer of the official Olympic Winter Games game (game game game). I also added some images which were released earlier this week. Looks great (for an this-gen game), and it's nice to see an official Olympics game without any console exclusivity.


First trailer
Download: AVI

All comments

Commented on 2005-11-27 00:02:41
Naaah nobody really cares about Olympics really. Bad move.
Commented on 2005-11-27 00:26:09
There's this thing called a market for casual gamers.
Commented on 2005-11-27 00:28:19
Yep, i always hire out olypics games for when my mates come round, just a good laugh.
Commented on 2005-11-27 00:29:17
Yea this doesn't look too bad
Commented on 2005-11-27 01:03:12
The only Olympic game that has ever been good was Track and Field on NES. I can't remember one that was good after that. I had Nagano Winter Olympics on the N64 and it was just about the worst thing I've ever played.
Commented on 2005-11-27 01:10:59
Athlete Kings is the best I can recall, that game was awesome.
Commented on 2005-11-27 01:16:39
I thought Nagano was okey. Most of the "sports" in it sucked, but there were some stuff which were fun multiplayer, the "fast-skating" for example.
Commented on 2005-11-27 01:44:33 In reply to maconn
Posted by maconn
Naaah nobody really cares about Olympics really. Bad move.
so thoughtful of you to speak for all of us, but I'll do just fine for myself, thanks.

I remember a really nice Winter Olympics game on the Sega Saturn.
Commented on 2005-11-27 02:58:26 In reply to m0nkz
Posted by m0nkz
The only Olympic game that has ever been good was Track and Field on NES. I can't remember one that was good after that. I had Nagano Winter Olympics on the N64 and it was just about the worst thing I've ever played.
Even worse than Superman 64? :)
Commented on 2005-11-27 02:59:29
I used to play one on the PS1 where it was all about tapping two buttons as fast as you could to succeed
Commented on 2005-11-27 04:58:56
I loved the winter olympics games on the Saturn back in the day. Here's hoping this could actually be good.
Commented on 2005-11-27 06:04:09
find out if it has Curling in it!
Commented on 2005-11-27 08:12:30
Nah ya all wrong...

summer games for the atari 2600 and winter games for the c-64 was the SHIT! ;)
Commented on 2005-11-27 10:54:35
Yea the Athletic Kings and Winter Heat for Saturn ruled. About this game is that for the Xbox 360, because the graphics looking pretty average, looks like a pc game and not next gen.
Commented on 2005-11-27 11:05:30 In reply to m0nkz
Posted by m0nkz
The only Olympic game that has ever been good was Track and Field on NES. I can't remember one that was good after that. I had Nagano Winter Olympics on the N64 and it was just about the worst thing I've ever played.
track and field now that was a button bashing game, but ohh boy did i enjoy it :D
Commented on 2005-11-27 11:14:15
who knows maybe we will be able to play track and field via WIFI on a multiplayer online service on the nintendo revoultion!

we can hope anyway.
Commented on 2005-11-27 12:05:12
I think it's probably a good idea to make it more obvious which format the news concerns. I know the Xbox logo means Xbox and the 360 logo means 360, but it's clearly still a bit too vague for some people.
Commented on 2005-11-27 12:10:49
We _MUST_ have an winter olympic Track & Field in Xbox Live Arcade in time for the winter olympics, they must create one. :D
Commented on 2005-11-27 12:59:34 In reply to SimonM7
Posted by Simun
I think it's probably a good idea to make it more obvious which format the news concerns. I know the Xbox logo means Xbox and the 360 logo means 360, but it's clearly still a bit too vague for some people.
I don't think it would make the blindest bit of difference, people don't read the comments or look at the logos anyway, they just look at the pictures! :)
Commented on 2005-11-27 15:34:50 In reply to SimonM7
Posted by Simun
I think it's probably a good idea to make it more obvious which format the news concerns. I know the Xbox logo means Xbox and the 360 logo means 360, but it's clearly still a bit too vague for some people.
Maybe a legend above the news posts would help, or we could have new icons, which are larger and incorporate the words "Xbox" and "Xbox360"

Anyone want to try their hand at it?
(I think I'll try something).
Commented on 2005-11-27 15:38:36 In reply to maconn
Posted by maconn
Naaah nobody really cares about Olympics really. Bad move.
Really, don't they relly care, really?
Commented on 2005-11-28 01:34:37
I loved Nagano Winter Olympics for the N64. Had so many different game modes to play. This game looks fun
Commented on 2005-11-28 04:01:41
wow, looks great!
Commented on 2005-12-04 12:06:28
Take Two should get the NHL team to do the hockey and the Amped team to do the skiing and snowboarding. It'd be cool to get a really great olympics game.

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