For all the hockey fanatics out there, Shufflepuck Café would surely entice you. The player has to score the maximum by playing with the opponent, by scoring a point every time the hockey pucks past the opponent's bat.
The game can be played either with the computer or by choosing an opponent of your choice. There are different modes which allow the player to play with different players who apply varied ways of playing. The game comprises of eight opponents which include a human, an alien, a veteran player who is proficient in his play. There is also a lizard-like alien, a rich spoiled brat, a pig like alien who is a General in the military, a spiritual alien and a princess who has spiritual powers as well as a reigning champion.
The game also comprises of a trainer who assists in training the players for the tournament. Shufflepuck Café is an enthralling and engrossing game wherein a single player can reach up to the tournament mode simply by applying knack and winning over the opponents. As the adage goes, practice makes one perfect, the same applies in this computer simulation game too.
The gamer by playing opposite different opponents, understanding their strengths and weakness can go about winning the trophy after the tournament. Combined with excellent graphics and music, its a call for all the hockey fans out there to brace their sleeves and be ready to emerge a winner against computer-based opponents.
Brøderbund Software, Inc.
Brøderbund was established in 1980 by Doug and Gary Carlston in. They merged with The Learning Company in 1998.