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Encyclopedia > Rush 2049
San Francisco Rush 2049
Developer(s) Midway Games
Publisher(s) Midway Games
Release date(s) 1999, 2000
Genre Racing
Mode(s) Single player, multiplayer
Rating(s) ESRB: Everyone (E)
Platform(s) Nintendo 64, Dreamcast, Game Boy Color, Arcade

San Francisco Rush 2049 (also known as Rush 2049 and Rush 3) is the third racing game in the San Francisco Rush trilogy. Developed by Midway Games, San Francisco Rush 2049 was originally an arcade game released in 1999. In 2000, console versions were released for the Nintendo 64, Dreamcast, and the Game Boy Color. The game is scheduled for re-release as part of Midway Arcade Treasures 3 for the Sony PlayStation 2, Microsoft Xbox and Nintendo Gamecube game consoles. The release date of the compilation is scheduled for September 26, 2005. Image File history File links Box art for Rush 2049. ... A video game developer is a software developer (a business or an individual) that creates computer or video games. ... Midway Games NYSE: MWY is a video game publisher known for such game series as Mortal Kombat, NBA Jam, and Spy Hunter. ... Video game publishers are companies that publish video games that they have either developed internally or have had developed by a video game developer. ... Midway Games NYSE: MWY is a video game publisher known for such game series as Mortal Kombat, NBA Jam, and Spy Hunter. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... This is listing of computer and video game genres with a brief description and examples from each genre. ... A racing game is any game that involves competing in races through a surrogate playing piece or vehicle, either getting it from one point to another or completing a number of circuits in the shortest time. ... In computer games and video games, single-player refers to the variant of a particular game where input from only one player is expected throughout the course of the gaming session. ... Multiplayer is a mode of play for computer and video games in which multiple people can play the same game at the same time. ... The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) is a self-regulatory organization that applies and enforces ratings, advertising guidelines, and online privacy principles for computer and video games in the United States. ... Games, like most other forms of media, may be categorized into genres based on gameplay, atmosphere, and various other factors. ... The Nintendo 64, commonly called the N64, is Nintendos third home video game console. ... Sega Dreamcast The Sega Dreamcast (Japanese: ドリームキャスト; code-named Katana during development) was Segas last video game console. ... The Game Boy Color came in a myriad different colors, as did earlier incarnations of the Game Boy. ... Centipede by Atari is a typical example of a 1980s era arcade game. ... A racing game is any game that involves competing in races through a surrogate playing piece or vehicle, either getting it from one point to another or completing a number of circuits in the shortest time. ... San Francisco Rush is an arcade racing game set in San Francisco, California. ... Midway Games NYSE: MWY is a video game publisher known for such game series as Mortal Kombat, NBA Jam, and Spy Hunter. ... Centipede by Atari is a typical example of a 1980s era arcade game. ... The Nintendo 64, commonly called the N64, is Nintendos third home video game console. ... Sega Dreamcast The Sega Dreamcast (Japanese: ドリームキャスト; code-named Katana during development) was Segas last video game console. ... The Game Boy Color came in a myriad different colors, as did earlier incarnations of the Game Boy. ... Midway Arcade Treasures 3 is an arcade racing compilation for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube. ... The two versions of the PS2 with an Eye Toy camera The PlayStation 2 (PS2) (Japanese: プレイステーション2) is Sonys second video game console, after the PlayStation. ... Xbox and a Controller S The Xbox is Microsofts game console, released on November 15, 2001. ... The Nintendo GameCube (Japanese: ゲームキューブ; originally code-named Dolphin during development; abbreviated as GCN) is Nintendos fourth home video game console, belonging to the 128-bit era; the same generation as Segas Dreamcast, Sonys PlayStation 2, and Microsofts Xbox. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 96 days remaining. ... 2005(MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Features

The game is notable because of the high level of detail the went into creating a futuristic version of San Francisco and the fast arcade-style physics. The game also features a two-player mode and rumble pack support. Hidden shortcuts and jumps add to the replay value of the game. This only major difference in gameplay when compared to its predecessors is the ability to extend wings from your car in midair and glide. This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: it is patent nonsense. ...


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IGN: San Francisco Rush 2049 Review (2225 words)
Rush 2049 is split into three easy pieces - racing, stunts, and multiplayer battle -- and each of these modes is given equal focus in the game design.
The racing portion of Rush 2049 is probably the weakest link, yet it's the one that you have to play the most to uncover many of the hidden treats in the game.
Rush 2049 is all about vehicular action, and this game has it in spades and is done extremely well.
rush - Idioms - by the Free Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia. (282 words)
The photographer was given the bum's rush by two policemen guarding the office.
Fools rush in (where angels fear to tread).
Thomson was sent off for head-butting Gray in a rush of blood to the head.
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