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  • Summary: (Also known as "Decathletes") International Athletics features fourteen varied track and ?eld events playable in Quick Event, Tournament and Multiplayer modes, all set within international stadiums. Unlock extra events by winning gold medals and compete in the ultimate test of human strength and endurance – the Decathlon – to prove you are the best. Accurate representations of 14 events: 100m, Long Jump, Shot Put, High Jump, 400m, 110m Hurdles, Discus, Pole Vault, Javelin, 1500m, Hammer, Running Target Ri?e shooting, Rapid Fire Pistol shooting and Archery.Hugely detailed international stadiums, including venues in Canada, France, Japan, Spain and China. Single player Decathlon, Tournament and Quick Event modes, and Multiplayer modes for 2-4 players. Achievements – Beat personal bests and world records, accumulate medals and earn trophies to unlock extra events and tournaments. Create your own customised male or female athlete with their own distinctive attributes. Compete in great pass-around, Single Card, Multi Card and Nintendo WFC multiplayer modes. Download and beat the world’s best scores via the online Leaderboard. [Ghostlight] Expand
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  2. Negative: 1 out of 3
  1. A challenging and satisfying collection of events to test your stamina and reflexes without making you sweat profusely.
  2. Some decent ideas then, but poorly executed. [Oct 2008, p.97]
  3. A few nice ideas spoiled by some blitheringly daft ones and duff graphics. "Mario and Sonic" are still the gold medalists. [Nov 2008, p.67]