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A Game Cube question

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by P. Aaron, Dec 8, 2003.


  1. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    My son is getting a "Game Cube" for Christmas. My question is: Is there a game like "Crazy Taxi" that works with it? Or a similar race game with the exagerrated jumps and ping pong like car crashes?

    No shooting and blood. He's only 9 years old. Can anybody recommend something?
     
  2. Jay

    Jay

    Oct 19, 2000
    Bidwell, OH
    Try the new MarioKart game...it's MarioKart: Double Dash. It's really neat, I'd bet your son would enjoy it. I don't know how familiar you are with the MarioKart series, but it's basically just a bunch of old Nintendo characters racing around in little go-kart type things.

    It's not quite like Crazy Taxi, but it's a thought nonetheless.
     
  3. ditto! great recommendation, and if youre the least bit interested i bet you'll find yourself playing it just as much if not more than him :p

    also IIRC there is a crazy taxi out for GC

    yup, i found it. heres a link for it.
    http://www.gamespot.com/gamecube/driving/crazytaxi/checkprices.html

    :)
     
  4. Crazy Taxi rocks...the soundtrack has alot of The Offspring and Bad Religion on it :bassist:
     
  5. SuperDuck

    SuperDuck

    Sep 26, 2000
    Wisconsin
    Simpsons: Road Rage is a game that is based on the Crazy Taxi engine, and is basically a Crazy Taxi ripoff. But with the Simpsons. So it's ok. :D
     
  6. Any of the Resident Evil games. Give him nightmares for the rest of his life :D
     
  7. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    Mexico
    this just in: Sega sues Fox, EA over 'Simpsons' video game
     
  8. SuperDuck

    SuperDuck

    Sep 26, 2000
    Wisconsin
    How 'bout that? I wonder why they waited so long- that game is already a "Greatest Hits". Wacky videotron gaming machines.
     
  9. Stephen Soto

    Stephen Soto

    Oct 12, 2003
    Grand Theft Auto Double pack.





    Crazy Taxi is a really cool game, it's arcade, good soundtrack too.
     
  10. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    *glances at thread title*
     
  11. No blood?

    He's 9...in America...c'mon ;)

    Good luck with the gift:)
     
  12. Stephen Soto

    Stephen Soto

    Oct 12, 2003
    Ah, my bad, I was thinking of Xbox.

    No blood?

    Yeah, true. When I was like 6 I was playing Street Fighter 2 Turbo or whatever one was out at that time. And when I was a little younger than 9 I was playing games like Hunter for Xbox (Kinda like Resident Evil but cooler.)

    Good luck man, get Crazy Taxi man!
     
  13. thrash_jazz

    thrash_jazz

    Jan 11, 2002
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Artist: JAF Basses, Circle K Strings
    I think Crazy Taxi is available for the Cube.