Street Date: June 24, 2005
Platform: Nintendo GameBoy® Advance
Target audience: Kids 6+
Based on Walt Disney Pictures' upcoming feature film HERBIE: FULLY LOADED starring Lindsay Lohan, the action-packed video game will thrust players into the high-octane world of stock car racing. The video game offers fans a chance to slip behind the wheel of one of the world's most beloved cars, Herbie the Love Bug, engages players in a 3D stock car racing game and includes images of Lindsay Lohan, the film's teenage star. The Herbie Fully Loaded game for GameBoy® Advance is being developed by Climax Group, Inc.
A circuit-based, single-player, 3D racing game with fun power-ups and hazards
Players control Herbie in a series of races against AI-controlled opponents
"Story Mode" tells the story of the game and includes images of Lindsay Lohan and Herbie from the movie as a reward for players' progress
Free replay of unlocked races will provide for variety in short bursts of play and allow practice on harder tracks
Animations of Herbie and a real-time meter will show his mood according to player results, providing rewards and encouraging further play
Herbie will have a variety of special racing moves to match his personality
Key Selling Points:
Images of Lindsay Lohan are included in the game. She's also featured on the box.
Free mini-movie poster included inside the box as a gift with purchase
First game based on the hit Herbie the Love Bug Disney franchise, updated for the 21st Century
Multi-million dollar TV and print franchise marketing campaign from the Walt Disney Company
Herbie the Love Bug movies have been popular worldwide since 1968
About the Film:
Start your engines! Herbie is back and Lindsay Lohan's got him in Walt Disney Pictures' all-new revved-up comedy adventure, Herbie Fully Loaded. Lohan stars as Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Number 53 - the freewheelin' Volkswagon bug with a mind of its own - who puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor. Herbie's got some new tricks under his hood as he takes audiences for an action-packed spin in this high-speed comedy. With an all-star cast along for a wild ride, this comedy puts Herbie to the test - on-road, off-road, on the track and into the record books. Herbie Fully Loaded hits theaters June 24, 2005.
Herbie Fully Loaded, directed by Angela Robinson (D.E.B.S.), written by Thomas Lennon,
Robert Ben Garant, Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, and starring Lindsay Lohan, Justin Long, Breckin Meyer, Matt Dillon and Michael Keaton.