Redwood City, Calif. (March 22, 2001) - The 3DO Company (Nasdaq: THDO) today announced that it has begun shipping the Army Men: Sarge's Heroes 2 game for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system to retailers throughout North America. This follow-up title to the top 10 hit, Army Men: Sarge's Heroes, which debuted at #9 on the NPD charts for the PlayStation game console, presents unprecedented features and gameplay elements. Utilizing the powerful PlayStation 2 technology, the game bursts onto the next generation gaming scene with stunning hi-resolution graphics, innovative special effects, and captivating environments. Prepare for an intense toy war experience unlike any other!
The Army Men: Sarge's Heroes 2 game features 16 challenging missions that will keep gamers on their toes as they attempt to accomplish their assigned objectives such as search and destroy, rescue and defend. Sarge and the Bravo Company Commandos are called into action to foil General Plastro's diabolical scheme to destroy the Green Nation. Explore eye-catching levels including the toy store, freezer, castle and the inside of a pinball machine, where opposing forces will clash on their way to the final showdown against Plastro and his troops. In order to survive, squad members will have to utilize tons of cool weapons that have spectacular effects such as sniper rifles, machine guns, flamethrowers, bazookas, and mines, just to name a few. Find hidden radios to call for additional air reinforcements and immediate surprise attacks to wipe out oncoming enemies. The Tans are sure to smell burning plastic! With a two-player split screen mode, the Army Men: Sarge's Heroes 2 game will definitely keep the action fresh and challenging! It's Real Combat. Plastic Men.
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