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Release Date: 2001-2003
Platforms: Gamecube, PS2, Xbox, Game Boy Advance
Publisher: Fox Interactive/EA (GC), Fox Interactive/THQ (GBA)
Developer: Radical Entertainment (GC), Altron (GBA)
# of Players: 1 or 2
The Simpsons Road Rage released in 2001 around the time of two major console launches (the Nintendo Gamecube and Microsoft Xbox) to critical and commercial success. In the game, Mr. Burns has purchased Springfield's Bus Transit system and replaced it with his own high-priced and highly radioactive buses. The citizens of Springfield create an underground movement to serve the community as taxi drivers and earn the 1 million dollars needed to purchase the Bus Transit system from Mr. Burns.
The Gameboy Advance version of Simpsons Road Rage released in the summer of 2003, featuring
all the same characters and objectives but graphics specifically designed for the small
Console Sales (in
U.S. dollars): $63,940,000
Console Sales (in units): 2,390,000
Game Boy Advance Sales (in U.S. dollars): $2,390,000
Game Boy Advance Sales (in units): 495,000