Two More Buzz! Titles Buzzing PS2 in March

According to new fact sheets that came in today, Sony has two more PS2 Buzz! titles lined up for North American releases come March 2008, including Buzz! The Hollywood Quiz and Buzz! Jr.: Robo Jam. Both titles will be released in bundles with four buzzer controllers and as standalone titles for those who may have already purchased this year’s Buzz! The Mega Quiz and Buzz! Jr. Jungle Party. Find screenshots and details for both titles below.

Buzz! The Hollywood Quiz

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Relentless Software
Platform: PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system
Genre: Social Gaming/Trivia
Players: 1-8 Players
Peripherals: Buzz! Buzzers, Memory Card (8MB) (for PlayStation®2)
Launch Date: March 2008
Rating: “T” for Teen

OVERVIEW

Buzz! The Hollywood Quiz is the latest star-studded installment of the new social gaming series that delivers the world’s greatest Hollywood trivia event live in your living room. Celeb buffs will be challenged to test their tinsel town knowledge on over 5,000 questions on topics that include Hollywood’s biggest box office hits and the lifestyles of its most glamorous stars. As the follow-up to this holiday’s family-friendly hit, Buzz! The Mega Quiz, this new installment features hundreds of movie clips, pictures, celebrity images, and more. Fun and easy to use Buzz! buzzer peripherals complete the interactive game show experience that will have you and up to eight of your friends and family members buzzing for more.

KEY FEATURES

• Buzz! The Hollywood Quiz transforms your living room into the world’s largest celebrity trivia event.
• Trivia fans and movie buffs can compete with up to 8 other cast film aficionados using the accessible Buzz! buzzers.
• Experience all the glitz and movie magic through hundreds of celebrity images, movie clips and more
• New and improved round types include Rollover, Fact or Fiction and Hollywood Stars.
• Available as both a standalone disc and packaged with four Buzz! buzzer peripherals.

Buzz!™ Jr.: Robo Jam

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Magenta Software Ltd & FreeStyle Games Ltd
Genre: Social Gaming/Party Games
Players: 1-4 Players
Platform: PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system
Peripherals: Buzz! Buzzers, Memory Card (8MB) (for PlayStation®2),
Launch Date: March 2008
Rating: “E” for Everyone

OVERVIEW

Buzz!™ Jr. is back to blast you off to a future full of fun and adventure with Buzz!™ Jr.: Robo Jam. Join the galaxy’s most mischievous robots as they get whipped into shape at Robot Boot camp where dodging missiles, making music with giant aliens and completing other far-out fun games are all in a day’s work. Up to four players can pick up the easy to use buzzers and compete in 24 wildly, upbeat mini-games in an effort to graduate at the top of the class in the prestigious Robot Academy. This humorous and entertaining robot romp is fun and accessible for children, parents and grandparents.

KEY FEATURES

• Up to four players will dive into fun, fast and futuristic metallic mayhem as they travel through futuristic worlds of teleporters, lava lakes, black holes and rusty conveyor belts.
• Engaging, infectious and pure fun! Kids will tackle hilarious tasks and collect bolts to win points and receive the Robot of the Month award.
• Take control of your robot cadet with the easy to use Buzz! buzzers and compete in 24 new mini-games.
• Enlist your friends in mechanical mischief and challenge them to go head-to-head in your favorite mini-games by creating short, medium, long or custom tournaments.
• Available as both a standalone disc and packaged with four Buzz! buzzer peripherals.

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