ESPN International Track & Field

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ESPN International Track & Field
System(s): Sega Dreamcast
Publisher: Konami
Developer:
Licensor: Japanese Olympic Committee[1] (JP) ESPN[2][3] (US, EU)
Peripherals supported: Jump Pack, Visual Memory Unit, Dreamcast VGA Box
Genre: Sports[4][5][6]

















Number of players: 1-4
Official in-game languages:
  • English
  • Français
  • Deutsch
  • Release Date RRP Code
    Sega Dreamcast
    JP
    T-9511M
    Sega Dreamcast
    US
    $39.9939.99[8][9] T-9509N
    ESRB: Everyone
    Sega Dreamcast
    DE
    DM 9999[14] T-9504D-87
    USK: 0
    Sega Dreamcast
    ES
    T-9504D-76
    ELSPA: 3+ OK
    Sega Dreamcast
    FR
    T-9504D-76
    SELL: Tous Publics
    Sega Dreamcast
    UK
    £39.9939.99[11][12] T-9504D-76
    ELSPA: 3+ OK
    Sega Dreamcast
    ES/NL/UK
    T-9504D-76
    ELSPA: 3+ OK
    Sega Dreamcast
    DE/FR/IT
    T-9504D-87
    SELL: Tous Publics
    Sega Dreamcast
    AU
    Non-Sega versions

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    ESPN International Track & Field, known as Ganbare Nippon! Olympic 2000 (がんばれ! ニッポン! オリンピック2000) in Japan, is an athletics game for the Sega Dreamcast.

    Gameplay

    Events

    100m Dash
    Long Jump
    Horizontal Bar
    Pole Vault
    Hammer Throw
    110m Hurdles
    Javelin Throw
    Weightlifting
    High Jump
    Triple Jump
    Vault
    Trap Shooting

    Versions

    Localised names

    Also known as
    Language Localised Name English Translation
    English ESPN International Track & Field ESPN International Track & Field
    English (US) ESPN International Track & Field ESPN International Track & Field
    Japanese がんばれ! ニッポン! オリンピック2000 Ganbare! Nippon! Olympic 2000

    Production credits

    • Director: Madoka Yamauchi
    • Main programmer: Katsuma Kashiwagi, Masaru Moriwaki
    • Programmer: Hirotaka Hosokawa, Akihiko Shimizu, Toshio Kohira
    • Main Designer: Kazuhiro Ogawa
    • Designer: Tae Yabu, Kazue Hamagaki, Keisuke Iwano, Shinji Kihara, Madoka Yamauchi
    • Sound Producer: Kazuhiko Uehara
    • Sound Director / Bgm Composer: Shigeru Araki
    • SE Designer / Sound Programmer: Satoru Okubo
    • Design Direction Producer: Kazuhiro Namba
    • Graphic designer: Tatsuya Ishikawa, Kiyoko Kanaji
    • Special Thanks: Akiyoshi Saito, Kimikazu Hoshino, Hideto Inoue, Takuma Miyamoto, Masatatsu Nishimura, Kentarou Sei
    • Producer: Kazuhiko Uehara
    • Executive Producer: Kuniaki Kinoshita
    • Produced by: KCEO Inc.
    Source:
    In-game credits (JP)

    Magazine articles

    Main article: ESPN International Track & Field/Magazine articles.

    Promotional material

    Logo-pdf.svg
    Print advert in GamePro (US) #145: "October 2000" (2000-xx-xx)
    Logo-pdf.svg

    Physical scans

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
    {{{{{icon}}}|L}} Division by zero.
    Based on
    0 review
    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Version Score
    Consoles + (FR) PAL
    92
    [17]
    Dreamcast Monthly (UK) PAL
    80
    [18]
    DC-UK (UK) PAL
    60
    [11]
    Dreamcast Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
    57
    [19]
    Dreamcast Magazine (UK) PAL
    63
    [20]
    Dorimaga (JP) NTSC-J
    45
    [21]
    Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast (RU)
    74
    [22]
    GamePro (US) NTSC-U
    75
    [9]
    Game Station (UK)
    60
    [23]
    MAN!AC (DE) PAL
    69
    [24]
    Mega Fun (DE) PAL
    77
    [25]
    Official Dreamcast Magazine (UK) PAL
    80
    [26]
    Sega Magazin (DE) PAL
    75
    [14]
    Video Games (DE) PAL
    79
    [27]
    Sega Dreamcast
    70
    Based on
    14 reviews

    ESPN International Track & Field

    Dreamcast, JP
    ESPNITaF DC JP Box Back.jpgNospine-small.pngESPNITaF DC JP Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    Dreamcast, US
    ESPNITaF DC US Box Back.jpgESPNITaF DC US Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    ESPNITaF DC US Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Espnitaf dc us manual.pdf
    Manual
    Espnitaf dc us inlay.jpg
    Inlay
    Dreamcast, UK/ES/NL
    ESPNITaF DC UK-ES-NL Box Back.jpgESPNITaF DC UK-ES-NL Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    ESPNITaF DC EU Disc.jpg
    Disc
    Dreamcast, DE/FR/IT
    ESPNITaF DC DE-FR-IT Box Back.jpgNospine-small.pngESPNITaF DC DE-FR-IT Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    ESPNITaF DC EU Disc.jpg
    Disc

    Technical information

    Main article: ESPN International Track & Field/Technical information.

    ROM dump status

    System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
    Sega Dreamcast
     ?
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    1,188,409,152 2000-08-12 GD-ROM (US) T-9509N V1.001
    Sega Dreamcast
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    1,201,166,400 2000-08-03 GD-ROM (EU) T-9504D-50 V1.001
    Sega Dreamcast
     ?
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    1,188,907,776 2000-07-11 GD-ROM (JP) T-9511M V1.002
    Sega Dreamcast
     ?
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    2000-06-19 GD-R Page
    Sega Dreamcast
     ?
    CRC32
    MD5
    SHA-1
    2000-07-11 GD-R Page

    External links

    References

    1. File:ESPNITaF DC JP Box Front.jpg
    2. File:ESPNITaF DC US Box Back.jpg
    3. File:ESPNITaF DC UK-ES-NL Box Back.jpg
    4. File:ESPNITaF DC JP Box Back.jpg
    5. 5.0 5.1 http://sega.jp/dc/000813/ (Wayback Machine: 2014-08-03 13:02)
    6. https://sega.jp/history/hard/dreamcast/software_l.html#tab01 (Wayback Machine: 2020-02-01 22:57)
    7. http://www.ebworld.com/ebx/categories/newReleases/morenr-DC.asp (Wayback Machine: 2000-10-19 04:28)
    8. Press release: 2000-09-27: ESPN The Games Captures the Gold With Its Newest Dreamcast Title: ESPN International Track & Field
    9. 9.0 9.1 GamePro, "December 2000" (US; 2000-1x-xx), page 175
    10. http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/300727/ (Wayback Machine: 2002-02-14 08:16)
    11. 11.0 11.1 DC-UK, "December 2000" (UK; 2000-10-23), page 76
    12. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "November 2000" (UK; 2000-10-05), page 69
    13. http://www.micromania.fr:80/zooms/?ref=18016 (Wayback Machine: 2002-10-27 12:42)
    14. 14.0 14.1 Sega Magazin, "November 2000" (DE; 2000-10-02), page 19
    15. http://www.centromail.es/top/ficha_liquidacion.asp?codmail=15116&codprov= (Wayback Machine: 2002-09-23 14:36)
    16. http://www.futuregamez.net:80/outnow/dc.html (Wayback Machine: 2001-07-31 23:17)
    17. Consoles +, "Novembre 2000" (FR; 2000-1x-xx), page 94
    18. Dreamcast Monthly, "December 2000" (UK; 2000-10-26), page 56
    19. Dreamcast Magazine, "2000-29 (2000-09-08,09-15)" (JP; 2000-08-25), page 23
    20. Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 15" (UK; 2000-11-02), page 60
    21. Dorimaga, "2002-18 (2002-10-11)" (JP; 2002-09-27), page 35
    22. Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast, "Izdaniye chetvertoye, dopolnennoye" (RU; 2002-xx-xx), page 68
    23. Game Station (UK) (+0:00)
    24. MAN!AC, "10/2000" (DE; 2000-09-06), page 55
    25. Mega Fun, "10/2000" (DE; 2000-09-06), page 45
    26. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "November 2000" (UK; 2000-10-05), page 66
    27. Video Games, "10/2000" (DE; 2000-09-06), page 92


    ESPN International Track & Field

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