Preview: Beach Volleyball (PS2)

Beach Volleyball
System: Playstation 2
Release Date: Fall 2003
Publisher: Acclaim

Beach Volleyball for the Playstation 2 is Acclaim’s attempt to capitalize on the popularity as such games as Beach Spikers and Dead or Alive: Xtreme Beach Volleyball. Surprisingly enough, this is the first major release Volleyball title on the Playstation 2 system.

Features

– Fourteen selectable characters each with player specific attributes and abilities;

– Twelve sizzling locations including Venice Beach Stadium, Flamingo Pier, Emerald Marina and Silver Sands Beach;

– Unlock tons of gameplay secrets

– All-new “Super Spike” system allows gamers to earn special moves, speed-ups and unlock secret features;

– First-ever Spring Break Mode tracks player stats plus unlocks hidden features, players and allows you to travel to Spring Break;

– Game play modes include Arcade, Exhibition, Tournament and Mini-Games to unlock more hidden features;

Full character customization allowing players to modify character skin color, hairstyle, and accessories;

TV-style presentation including player cut scenes, arena fly-throughs and instant replays