Background

The Italian Job is based on the 1969 movie of the same name. You take on the role of lovable rogue gang leader Charlie Croker in his attempt to steal $4,000,000 worth of gold in broad daylight from under the noses of the Polizei and Mafia. In Turin, the Alps, and London you'll thrash about in the Austin Mini Cooper S as well as sports cars, 4x4s, and a bus. There are 6 game modes including 16 'The Italian Job' missions and 2 massive 'Free Ride Levels'.

Gameplay

The Italian Job is an arcade driving game with three modes of play - Story Mode, Circuit Racing and Stunt Driving. The Story Mode is based on the film's plot as you attempt to steal $28 million in gold bullion from under the nose of the man who betrayed you. The game features 15 different missions utilising a range of vehicles and gameplay styles. Create havoc on the streets of LA as you drive at break-neck speeds through environments based on locations in the film including the Hollywood Hills, Downtown LA and the city's Metro and storm drain system.

Features

  • Story Mode based on the film's plot featuring 15 missions with a variety of gameplay styles.

  • Circuit Racing for 1 or 2 players (split-screen) around tracks based on locations from the film.

  • Test your driving skills to the limit in the Stunt Driving offering you the chance to control a Mini Cooper over various obstacle courses.

  • Environments based on locations from the film including the Hollywood Hills, Downtown LA and the city's Metro and storm drain system.

  • Tear through the streets of LA in a variety of vehicles ranging from the new Mini Cooper and muscle car to an armoured truck and cable van.

  • Cutting edge graphics engine running at a constant 60 fps (frames-per-second) with highly detailed textures and spectacular graphical effects.

  • Exhilarating car handling and realistic damage model including body deformation and component removal.

  • The story unfolds through the use of cinematic cut-scenes and voice-overs.

  • Hidden extras including movie footage, interviews with the film's cast, film stills, concept art etc.
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Sparta
Oct 20, 06 11:37am
I would do anything to get my g.f. off my back to buy this game TheItalianJob PSX
LoboKhan
Sep 29, 05 7:01am
If you want to Trade or Sell, then e-mail me TheItalianJob PSX
Jak66
May 21, 05 5:16am
sweet game! TheItalianJob PSX
Galacticdramon
Aug 12, 04 5:04am
9.4

This game shows just what the Brits do best with visual entertainment - adding humour...

Baldock
Jul 22, 04 9:09pm
Good Game TheItalianJob PSX
F1D0
Jun 14, 04 6:34pm
A cheap game based on the 1969 hit movie of the same name. Hours of addictive driving fun. TheItalianJob PSX
Poached_Egg
Mar 02, 04 10:39am
added 2 cheats
timgta2002
Aug 22, 03 7:55am
7.0

This game is actually pretty difficult to play unless you have a few hours to spend...

choochooman
Jul 13, 03 2:16pm
added a cheat
Some Lazy Driver
Mar 12, 03 8:20pm
6.0

It's a excellent game, but don't let it go to your head for 2002, the graphics; are...

swiftshark
Jan 09, 03 10:34pm
added 2 cheats
cool3Dman
Jul 10, 02 12:18am
added 2 cheats
Kyo Daikun Mk II
Jun 20, 02 10:47pm
8.0

This game is strictly for fans of the movie, it is a bit like Diver 2, but far better...

Kyo Daikun Mk II
Jun 20, 02 7:46pm
added a cheat
Guest
May 21, 02 7:17am
4.2

The grapics Suck big time. Its not as fun. You can't even know where your going. Alot...

cool3Dman
Apr 22, 02 3:53am
8.0

Hmm. This game is maybe better than Driver 2. The graphics are great. I don't know if...

Guest
Oct 20, 01 4:19pm
10

I am a huge Italian Job Fan and I whent out and brought a Playstation so I could enjoy...

Guest
Oct 09, 01 5:56am
9.0

This is an excellent realisation of the film... Despite a few shortcomings, it has to...

  • Genre: Automobile (PSX)
  • Perspective(s): First Person,Third Person
  • Developer: SCEI
  • Publisher: SCEI
  • Released
    North AmericaMay 6, 2002
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