DS #3100: Scotland Yard (Europe)

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  1. dice
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    ^^ndsrelease-4167^^
     
  2. Pizzaroo

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    Is this based of like a European cartoon? lol, the boxart makes like no sense :wtf:
     
  3. Donato_Dobango

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    Doing a bit of research dug up that this is based on a board game that features a strategy twist. You can either play as a thief or as a detective trying to bring him down. The game features multiplayer with chat features to coordinate and plan against the other side.

    Edit: Here's a preview with some pics - http://www.ds-x2.com/news/Schotland+Yard+D...ens,11739,11739
     
  4. aznvienna

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  5. redviper

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    Scotland Yard is comparable to the FBI
     
  6. Gimmy

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    It's a board game! YAY (for me and to some minority here at GBATEMP, i guess [​IMG] )
    the DS is the perfect consule for board games... Citadels will be a bast to play in the DS...
     
  7. cosmiccow

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    oh yeah, i played the board game when i was a kid

    it could translate pretty well into a ds-game..

    features 5 city maps instead of one, has 2 single player campaigns and multi- as well as single card play.
    more info and screens: http://www.sproing.com/website/game_scotland_yard.html
     
  8. kwerdenker

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    yuhu! didn't even know they had this in the making.

    i absolutely loved the board game as a kid, so i'll definitely give this ds version a try.
    screens are looking good.
     
  9. Kempston

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    No it isn't.
     
  10. Seicomart

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    Correct, its simply a headquarters.
     
  11. Mr.Mysterio

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    I had the board game when I was a kid too.Definitely gonna try this.The board game was pretty good.I loved being Mr.X.
     
  12. GreenBanana

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    Hmm, pip pip and tally ho don't you know eh wot? I must ask that nobody leave the room! I am Chief Constable Inspector Lookout. Lookout of the Yard.
     
  13. 3n3a4

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    Today I played this game with my younger sister for three houers.
    A really good game!!!
     
  14. Alastair

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    Police headquarters. I went past NSY a month or two ago. [​IMG]
     
  15. Little

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    yeah its MI5 and MI6 that are FBI =p


    anyway... the name intrigued me till i saw the boxart! I dont know if I should judge this game by its cover!!
     
  16. Just Joe

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    Actually I'd say MI5 and MI6 are more like CIA/NSA than FBI, although the FBI does also have a part to play in counter terrorism within the USA. MI5 and MI6 are part of the intelligence services, and not really about criminal investigations. I don't think we have an FBI equivalent in the UK because most of the FBI remit falls within the remit of the British Police Force.
     
  17. Kkolko

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    I played this game SO much! Omg, still can't believe this
     
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