Butt-Ugly Martians: Zoom or Doom is a fun driving game. It is based on an animated movie of the same name, Butt-Ugly Martians, by Runecraft. Vivendi Universal Games released it globally for PlayStation 2 and Nintendo GameCube platforms. With the PS 2 version, it was published on December 6, 2002. As of July 31, 2003, Crave Entertainment released a North American version. For GameCube, the version of the platform was available on May 10, 2003 globally (not released in North America).
The game mode and gameplay
Basically, In Butt-Ugly Martians: Zoom or Doom, the manufacturer has two main modes: Single Player and Multiplayer Player. With Single Player, this game provides for players with six challenges to enjoy. They include: Conqueror’s Cup, Pratice Mode, Quick Race, Time Attack, Speed Challenge and Battle Challenge. In which, the Conqueror’s Cup is the most attractive challenge. It has many different races, and players have to beat many competitors at each race to win. Besides, this game organized in four stages, including three main stages and a secondary stage. Each of them has the number of different tracks for players to explore. At the first stage, the players will compete on five races. The next is seven races and the final is nine races. As for the extra stage, it only provides a track called Reversed Track.
Besides, when you want to get acquainted with the track, you participate in Pratice Mode. Quick Race which is the simplest part, allows players to randomly select one of the nine available tracks to compete. Time Attack is a limited-time game. Speed Challenge requires players to participate in many different races and move with the required speed. Battle Challenge brings fierce competition on the track. It offers the task of attacking and eliminating competitors in each race.
In addition to having many modes and race tracks, Butt-Ugly Martians: Zoom or Doom also has seven characters for players to use at each match. Besides, each character will have strengths and weaknesses in controlling the competitive speed.
About graphics, the game has an animation style similar to the original movie. The racing system bases on a science fiction style.