NFL Showdown 2002 Sports Card Game First Game Ever Endorsed by National Football League Coaches Association.Business/Entertainment Editors
RENTON, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2001
Innovative Sports Card Game Allows Players to Experience All
Aspects of Coaching and Managing an NFL Football NFL Football is a 1989 American football arcade game, developed by LJN and published by Nintendo. This is one of the first to get an official NFL license for the video game. Team
Wizards of the Coast Wizards of the Coast (often referred to as WotC or simply Wizards) is an American publisher of games, primarily based on fantasy and science fiction themes. Originally a basement-run role-playing game publisher, they popularized the collectible card game genre with in Inc., a subsidiary of Hasbro Inc. (NYSE NYSE
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"The NFL Showdown 2002 sports card game provides a realistic and authentic football experience," said Larry Kennan, executive director of the National Football League Coaches Association. "It's a great strategic game that really puts you on the sidelines On the sidelines
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The NFL Showdown 2002 sports card game simulates an actual football game and allows players to act as owners and coaches of their own NFL teams by drafting and building teams, calling plays and developing overall game strategy. The NFL Showdown 2002 sports card game features the fun of trading card games, the collectability of traditional sports cards and the strategic elements of fantasy sports and actual sports games.
This innovative new game is the first sports card game to incorporate an electronic reader. The PlayGrid(TM) card reader is a handheld scanning device used specifically in the NFL Showdown 2002 sports card game that allows football fans of all ages to play a strategic and statistically accurate football game without sacrificing the fast-paced action of an actual NFL game. The PlayGrid device reads, decodes and stores information from cards that are swiped through its electronic scanner. The PlayGrid card reader will be available only in the NFL Showdown 2002 two-player Starter Set.
Wizards of the Coast is the worldwide market share leader in the trading card game and tabletop roleplaying game categories. Wizards of the Coast is a leading developer and publisher of game-based entertainment products, as well as the owner and operator of one of the nation's largest specialty game retail chains. The company holds an exclusive patent on the play mechanics of trading card games (TCGs) and produces the world's best-selling Pokemon(R) and Magic: The Gathering(R) TCGs. Wizards of the Coast is also one of the world's leading fantasy and science fiction book publishers and is a publisher of adventure games such as the classic Dungeons Dungeons may refer to:
The PlayGrid is manufactured for Wizards of the Coast by Tiger Electronics.(R),(TM)&(c)2001 Tiger Electronics, a division of Hasbro Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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