Ahh wrestling, you've come such a long way in the videogame world. R1 x4 Might Meter - Offensive and Defensive Attributes Adjustable R1 x4 , L1 x4 , R2 x4 , L2 x4 , Select Unlock all 98 Hidden Characters Contributed By: DarkKnight114 and KasketDarkfyre. Goldberg, to no one's surprise, is green from head to toe. I haven't seen a wrestling game yet which captures so accurately the. Also if the match timer runs out, whoever has the most health left wins. In an overall sense, Thunder's predecessor Nitro is actually a slightly better game. Fans will dig the huge roster of wrestlers, from the trendy Raven's Flock to the idiots at nWo White.
You deserve to feel the bang. Meng To unlock Reese win a title with Rick Steiner. At least the game has a ton of moves , ensuring a lot of replay value as you take the time to learn the various maneuvers. There are also a variety of other options including one or two player tag team, battle royal, and cage matches. When selecting, press circle to access a little video of each character telling you why to choose them. It was said that the reasoning behind the tapings was that attendance at Thunder tapings had dropped considerably over the previous twenty-one months.
Not worth more than a weekend rental. Sick Boy To unlock Stevie Ray win a title with Sting. Fun if you just want to win and don't like good competition but renders the game boring in single player modes. Inland Productions did more than just update the roster. Choose a wrestler see below and choose your path. Rick Rude To unlock Scotty Riggs win a title with Lex Luger. The first match to take place in Thunder featured against.
In fact, I think it's incredibly silly--but this game does a smashing job at what it is, with loads of moves, plenty of wrestlers to choose from and a solid feel. Unfortunately, just like it's licensed source, this game doesn't quite have the depth to be enjoyed by everyone. Bret 'The Hitman' Hart voice Rest of cast listed alphabetically:. Yeah, the game is deep in presentation, and it's an improvement over its predecessor Nitro, with better frame rates, and more gameplay modes, but it's still not the large step I was hoping for. A lot of attention has been paid to the actual arenas, and if you're a fan you can tell the differences. Fans throw garbage and scream the appropriate inappropriate? Archived from on December 6, 2000.
They're chunky, a bit washed out and not nearly as good as War Zone's. When you've got your opponent lying on the mat, you have six moves to choose from including pin attempt, elbow drop, knee drop, stomp, leg drop, as well as lifting or dragging your opponent. Did Giant join nWo Red on last week's Monday Night Nitro, only a week after you bought the game? In either one- to two-player modes, you can pick up to 32 regular wrestlers with whom to rage and 32 more to open up, totaling 64 in all. Well, before diving hard onto the mat to explore its fabric up close let's the look at the whole picture. The red zone is the low end of the health bar. Despite the mediocre reviews given, the game went on to sell 1 million copies. Please help by or any relevant information, and removing excessive detail that may be against.
This is used for torture purposes over in Asia, it is that bad. For example, Hollywood Hogan can do Knee Bashes, Big Boots, and the Hogan Legdrop. It's kind of a fluke really, but the game isn't that fun. If you'd like to donate games to us so we can play them on our shows, then please feel free to send them to our P. It simply plays much better. This practice continued until March 19, 2001, when Thunder taped its last episode.
Thunder will please many a wrestling fan. If you do this straight off you can win matches inside of 30 seconds. Well, looking past the presentation, the glitz, and overall feel, the gameplay is amazingly plain. Each wrestler has three moves that are unique to them and you'll need the game manual to look them all up. Gene Okerlund To unlock Horace win a title with The Giant. The game engine isn't tight enough for my liking: Some moves seem easy to pull off while others don't seem to work at all. I would recommend War Zone over Thunder any day.
Disco Inferno To unlock Eddy Guerrero win a title with Hollywood Hogan. There are short paths and longer paths, but each involves fighting numerous opponents on route to winning something. Van Hammer Contributed By: jnr wonderful and D Generate. And as big as the roster already is, the game has tons of secret characters to open up final count: over 60 wrestlers. Evan Karagias I can't believe this happened.
Thunder succeeds in making wrestling the carnival event it should be in perfect detail, but it fails in taking the game anywhere new, or achieving a better playing game. I had matches that I clearly should have lost but ended up dominating because I got the move off and gained all of my strength back plus destroyed my opponent through this move alone. Adams pinned Savage after a chairshot from. Bischoff eventually decided that he could make the new show work and help pay for it by expanding revenue from increased business. The game play is noteworthy for being some of the worst in video game history. These are the hidden surprises of the game.