Beijing 2008

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Beijing 2008
System(s): PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Windows PC, Steam
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Genre: Sports

















Release Date RRP Code
Xbox 360
JP
¥6,800 (7,140)6,800 (7,140)[8] CVC-00007
CERO: A
Xbox 360
US
$49.9549.95[7] 60827
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
US
(Demo)
FREEfree
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
EU
(Promo)
INLREV-XT203601-EU
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
EU
(Demo)
FREEfree
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
AT
INL-XT203601-AT
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
DE
INL-XT203601-GE
USK: 0
Xbox 360
DE
(Demo)
FREEfree
USK: 0
Xbox 360
ES
INL-XT203601-SP
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
FR
INL-XT203601-FR
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
PT
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
UK
INL-XT203601-UK
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
UK
(Classics)
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Xbox 360
UK
(Demo)
FREEfree
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
SE
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
IT
INL-XT203601-IT
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
RU
PEGI: 3+
Xbox 360
AU
INL-XT203601-AU
SE203601W-AU
OFLC: G
Xbox 360
CA
60827
ESRB: Everyone
Xbox 360
KR
GRB: All
Xbox 360
AS
Xbox 360
EX
INL-XT203601-EX
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
JP
¥6,800 (7,140)6,800 (7,140)[19] BLJM-60080
CERO: A
Sony PlayStation 3
US
BLUS-30154
ESRB: Everyone
Sony PlayStation 3
AT
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-AT
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
DE
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-GE
USK: 0
Sony PlayStation 3
ES
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-SP
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
FR
BLES-00286
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
PT
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
UK
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-UK
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
SE
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
IT
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-IT
PEGI: 3+
Sony PlayStation 3
RU
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sony PlayStation 3
AU
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-AU
OFLC: G
Sony PlayStation 3
CA
Sony PlayStation 3
KR
GRB: All
Sony PlayStation 3
EX
BLES-00286
INL-B00286-EX
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
US
ESRB: Everyone
Windows PC
DE
INL-S075-GE
USK: 0
Windows PC
ES
INL-S075-SP
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
FR
INL-S075-FR
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
PT
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
UK
INL-S075-UK
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
SE
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
IT
INL-S075-IT
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
CZ
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
PL
239.90zł239.90
PEGI: 3+
Windows PC
PL
(TopSeller)
P_26717_02A_PL
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
RU
INL-S075-RU
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Windows PC
AU
SEGA-PC075
INL-S075-AU
OFLC: G
Windows PC
TH
Windows PC
EX
INL-S075-EX
PEGI: 3+
Steam
US
$29.9929.99[23] 10520
ESRB: Everyone
Steam
EU
10520
PEGI: 3+

Beijing 2008, called Beijing Olympics 2008 (北京オリンピック 2008) in Japan, is the officially licensed game for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. It was developed by Eurocom Entertainment Software and published by Sega for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC. Eurocom also developed the game for the previous olympics, Athens 2004.

Gameplay

As is often the case in sports games, Beijing 2008 consists of numerous events which involve either button-mashing or carefully timed button presses, especially in the track and field events. There are however a few events which provide a bit of variety, such as table tennis and judo.

List of events:

  • Track: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 100m hurdles, 110m hurdles
  • Field: High jump, Pole vault, Long jump, Triple jump, Shot put, Discus throw, Hammer throw, Javelin throw
  • Aquatics: 100m freestyle swimming, 100m backstroke swimming, 100m butterfly swimming, 100m breaststroke swimming, 3m springboard diving, 10m platform diving
  • Gymnastics: Parallel bars, Vault, Rings, Floor exercise, Beam, Uneven bars
  • Shooting: Skeet shooting, 10m Air Pistol, 25m Rapid Fire Pistol
  • Other: Archery, Weightlifting, Cycling, Canoeing, Judo, Table tennis

Achievements

Main article: Beijing 2008/Achievements.

Versions

Localised names

Also known as
Language Localised Name English Translation
English Beijing 2008 Beijing 2008
English (US) Beijing 2008 Beijing 2008
Japanese 北京オリンピック 2008 Beijing Olympics 2008

Downloadable content

Title and description Links Releases
Beijing 2008™ Trailer
Steam
US
2008-08-14[24]
FREEfree
ESRB: Everyone
Steam
EU
2008-08-14[24]
FREEfree
Beijing 2008™ Theme
  • Xbox 360: US
Xbox 360
US
2008-08-11[25]
Xbox 360
UK
2008-08-06[15]
Xbox 360
EU
2008-08-06[26]
Flags Picture Pack
  • Xbox 360: 
Xbox 360
US
2008-08-15[14]
200MSP200[14]
Xbox 360
UK
2008-08-15[15]
200MSP200[15]
Xbox 360
EU
2008-08-15[26]
200MSP200[26]
Track Trailer
  • Xbox 360: 
Xbox 360
US
2008-08-06[14]
FREEfree
Field Video
Xbox 360
UK
2008-08-06[15]
FREEfree
Xbox 360
EU
2008-08-06[26]
FREEfree
Gymnastics Video
Xbox 360
UK
2008-08-06[15]
FREEfree
Xbox 360
EU
2008-08-06[26]
FREEfree
Shooting Video
Xbox 360
UK
2008-08-06[15]
FREEfree
Xbox 360
EU
2008-08-06[26]
FREEfree

Digital manuals

Magazine articles

Main article: Beijing 2008/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

Beijing2008 PR.pdf

PDF
Press release


Artwork

Physical scans

Xbox 360 version

Xbox 360, US
Beijing2008 360 US cover.jpg
Cover
Beijing2008 360 US disc.jpg
Disc
Xbox 360, EU
Beijing2008 360 EU cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, JP
Beijing2008 360 JP cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, CA
Beijing2008 360 CA cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, EU (Promo)
Beijing2008 360 EU promo cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, UK
Beijing2008 360 UK cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, UK (Classics)
Beijing2008 360 UK Box Classics.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, EX
Beijing2008 360 EX cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, AU
Beijing2008 360 Aus cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, FR
Beijing2008 360 FR cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, DE
Beijing2008 360 DE cover.jpg
Cover
Beijing2008 360 DE disc.jpg
Disc
Xbox 360, AT
Beijing2008 360 AT cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, GR
Beijing2008 360 Gre cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, IT
Beijing2008 360 IT cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, SE
Beijing2008 360 Swe cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, ES
Beijing2008 360 Spa cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, RU
Beijing2008 360 Rus cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, PT
Beijing2008 360 Por cover.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, KR
Beijing2008 360 KR Box.jpg
Cover
Xbox 360, AS
Beijing2008 360 AS cover.jpg
Cover

PlayStation 3 version

PlayStation 3, US
Beijing2008 PS3 US cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, EU
Beijing2008 PS3 EU cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, JP
Beijing2008 PS3 JP cover.jpg
Cover
Beijing2008 PS3 JP disc.jpg
Disc
PlayStation 3, UK
Beijing2008 PS3 UK cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, AU
Beijing2008 PS3 Aus cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, FR
Beijing2008 PS3 FR cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, DE
Beijing2008 PS3 DE cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, AT
Beijing2008 PS3 AT cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, Greece
Beijing2008 PS3 Gre cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, IT
Beijing2008 PS3 IT cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, Sweden
Beijing2008 PS3 Swe cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, ES
Beijing2008 PS3 Spa cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, RU
Beijing2008 PS3 Rus cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, PT
Beijing2008 PS3 Por cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, KR
Beijing2008 PS3 KR cover.jpg
Cover
PlayStation 3, CA

PlayStation 3, EX
Beijing2008 PS3 EX Box.jpg
Cover

PC version

PC, US
Beijing2008 PC US cover.jpg
Cover
Beijing2008 PC US Disc.jpg
Disc
PC, UK
Beijing2008 PC UK cover.jpg
Cover
PC, FR
Beijing2008 PC FR cover.jpg
Cover
PC, DE
Beijing2008 PC DE cover.jpg
Cover
PC, Greece
Beijing2008 PC GR cover.jpg
Cover
PC, IT
Beijing2008 PC IT cover.jpg
Cover
PC, Sweden
Beijing2008 PC Swe cover.jpg
Cover
PC, ES
Beijing2008 PC Spa cover.jpg
Cover
PC, RU
Beijing2008 PC Rus cover.jpg
Cover
PC, RU (Sticker)
Beijing2008 PC RU sticker cover.jpg
Cover
PC, PT
Beijing2008 PC Por cover.jpg
Cover
PC, PL
Beijing2008 PC PL Box Front.jpg
Cover
PC, PL (TopSeller)

PC, PL (TopSeller; alt)
Beijing2008 PC PL Box Front TopSeller.jpg
Cover
PC, CZ
Beijing2008 PC CZ Front.jpg
Cover
PC, AU
Beijing2008 PC Aus cover.jpg
Cover
PC, TH

PC, EX
Beijing2008 PC EU cover.jpg
Cover

External links

References

  1. http://www.xbox.com/en-GB/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2010-01-10 00:28)
  2. http://www.xbox.com:80/fr-fr/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-11-02 07:44)
  3. http://www.xbox.com:80/de-DE/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-08-22 13:04)
  4. http://www.xbox.com/de-AT/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-03 14:11)
  5. http://www.xbox.com/it-IT/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-02 16:18)
  6. http://www.xbox.com/es-ES/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-04 13:07)
  7. 7.0 7.1 http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2010-01-07 15:24)
  8. 8.0 8.1 http://sega.jp/x/beijing (Wayback Machine: 2009-02-16 09:56)
  9. http://www.xbox.com/ko-KR/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-03 07:55)
  10. http://www.xbox.com/ru-RU/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-03 15:41)
  11. http://www.xbox.com/en-CA/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2010-03-08 21:11)
  12. http://www.xbox.com/pt-PT/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2009-06-03 06:51)
  13. http://www.xbox.com/en-AU/games/b/beijing2008/ (Wayback Machine: 2010-01-09 11:27)
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 14.4 Xbox LIVE Marketplace (en-US; media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2009-12-01 00:57)
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.3 15.4 15.5 15.6 15.7 Xbox LIVE Marketplace (en-GB; media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2009-04-18 19:46)
  16. Xbox LIVE Marketplace (fr-FR; media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2009-04-18 13:22)
  17. Xbox LIVE Marketplace (de-DE; media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2008-12-05 00:49)
  18. http://www.us.playstation.com:80/games/suggested?link=Publisher&SceaId=ULUS-10238 (Wayback Machine: 2008-06-12 19:30)
  19. 19.0 19.1 http://www.jp.playstation.com:80/software/title/bljm60080.html (Wayback Machine: 2008-08-06 15:55)
  20. http://www.playstation.co.kr/game/1282 (archive.today)
  21. https://www.gry-online.pl/gry/beijing-2008-the-official-video-game-of-the-olympic-games/z5939 (Wayback Machine: 2019-12-10 21:43)
  22. https://store.steampowered.com/app/10520/Beijing_2008__The_Official_Video_Game_of_the_Olympic_Games/?cc=uk (Wayback Machine: 2019-09-06 15:43)
  23. 23.0 23.1 http://store.steampowered.com/app/10520/ (Wayback Machine: 2008-09-13 01:42)
  24. http://store.steampowered.com:80/app/900633/ (Wayback Machine: 2008-09-15 00:13)
  25. Xbox LIVE Marketplace (en-US; Beijing-2008/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2016-10-12 10:46)
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 26.4 26.5 26.6 Xbox LIVE Marketplace (fr-FR; media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534507f4) (Wayback Machine: 2009-10-01 20:48)


Olympics-Themed Games By Sega or On Sega Consoles
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