Microsoft announces plans for Extinct Animals, an expansion pack for Zoo Tycoon
2 that allows owners of the zoology game to create their own Jurassic park with
extinct species. Here's another of those -heavy press releases:
Wash. May 24, 2007 Players can get up close and personal with Earths most
fascinating former inhabitants as Microsoft Game Studios and Blue Fang Games LLC
today announced that Zoo Tycoon. 2: Extinct Animals, the biggest expansion
pack to date for the award-winning Zoo Tycoon 2 franchise, will be available
on Windows.-based PCs this fall.
Introducing 30 new animals and more than a dozen dinosaurs, ranging from the
adorable dodo bird and massive American mastodon to the saber-toothed cat and T.
rex, Zoo Tycoon 2: Extinct Animals provides new ways for players to experience
the award-winning gameplay of Zoo Tycoon 2. Aspiring zoologists will be
challenged to dig for fossils, bring animals that once roamed the earth
thousands of years ago to life in the Extinct Research Lab, and wrangle
rampaging dinosaurs with a tranquilizer gun.
The Zoo Tycoon 2 franchise continues to provide the ultimate zoo experience.
Since its launch in November 2004, Zoo Tycoon 2 has continued the
award-winning legacy, receiving recognition from the Academy of Interactive Arts
& Sciences, Childrens Technology Review, Scholastic Parent & Child and the
Parents Choice Foundation. Other Zoo Tycoon 2 expansion packs include Zoo
Tycoon 2: Endangered Species, Zoo Tycoon 2: African Adventure and Zoo Tycoon
2: Marine Mania..
Zoo Tycoon 2: Extinct Animals is a Games for Windows title and delivers the
same standard of excellence as Zoo Tycoon 2 and other great Games for Windows
titles, such as easy installation, high quality standards, and support for Game
Explorer and Parental Controls in Windows Vista..