Smuggler's Run released in Japan as CRAZY BUMP'S ~ Kattobi Car Battle! (CRAZYBUM'S~KattobiCarBattle!) is an early video game developed by Angel Studios (now Rockstar San Diego) and published by Rockstar Games for the PlayStation 2 console. In the game you drive multiple vehicles including trophy trucks, SUVs, and cars. The game is rated T for teen and you can hit cops and animals but they will not die.
|Developer(s)||Angel Studios (PS2)|
Destination Software (GBA)
|Designer(s)||Wing S. Cho (PS2)|
|Engine||Angel Game Engine|
|Platform(s)||Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2|
|Mode(s)||Single-player, 2 person Multiplayer|
One sequel to the game was produced: Smuggler's Run 2, which was released for the Sony PlayStation 2 on October 30, 2001. The game was later ported to the Nintendo GameCube on August 7, 2002 and renamed Smuggler's Run: Warzones.
In the game you are a drug and weapons smuggler battling against rival factions. You must completed objectives such as drop offs, races, and smash-up derbies. This game is been questioned because it is very repetitive.
Although some reviews criticize the game for being repetitive and frustrating, the overall response was positive. It achieved an average score of 79/100 on review aggregator Metacritic.
In Japanese versions, there are no cars, peoples, or animals on the stage.