Acclaim Sports' NFL Quarterback Club '98 for N64 Ships Nationwide This Week.
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Only NFL-Licensed and High-Res 640 x 480 N64 Football Video Game
Features Brett Favre
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NFL Quarterback Club '98 was developed by Acclaim's Austin-based studio, Iguana Entertainment, the same team behind Acclaim's recent blockbuster N64 title, Turok: Dinosaur Hunter. The game optimizes all the benefits of the 64-bit system by offering fully polygonal 3-D players and stadiums, incredibly precise control and Acclaim's proprietary motion-capture animation that allows the players to look and move just like their real-life gridiron counterparts. NFL Quarterback Club '98 is also the first N64 game ever to feature high-resolution, 640 x 480 graphics, making it four times as detailed as any other Nintendo 64 game.
"For Nintendo 64 owners, NFL Quarterback Club '98 is the complete football package," said Bob Picunko, director of marketing for Acclaim Sports. "From its startlingly star·tle
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1. To cause to make a quick involuntary movement or start.
2. To alarm, frighten, or surprise suddenly. See Synonyms at frighten. realistic graphics and total team management system to the exclusive NFL license and endorsement from Super Bowl champion Brett Favre, no other football video game brings more to the table."
NFL Quarterback Club '98 has received rave reviews from the press and has been eagerly anticipated by football-starved N64 owners since its announcement last spring. Acclaim Sports is supporting the game with an extensive multi-million-dollar TV advertising and marketing campaign.
Acclaim Entertainment Background Information Based in Glen Cove, N.Y., Acclaim Entertainment, Inc., is a leading worldwide publisher of software for Nintendo, Sony, Sega and personal computer hardware systems. Acclaim also publishes comic books, develops coin-operated arcade games, operates motion capture studios, and distributes a variety of entertainment software from other publishers worldwide. Visit Acclaim's Web site, www.acclaimnation.com.
NFL Quarterback Club is a trademark of the National Football League. Players Inc. is an official trademark of NFL Players. NFL Quarterback Club '98 is an officially licensed product of the National Football League, the National Football League Players Association The National Football League Players Association, or NFLPA, is the labor union of players in football's National Football League. It was founded in 1956, but only achieved recognition and a collective bargaining agreement several years later. and of the NFL Quarterback Club. Nintendo 64 is a trademark of Nintendo Co., Ltd.
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