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In the years leading up to the 1996 Olympics, the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games began a multimedia blitz surrounding Izzy, which resulted in the widely available ''Izzy's Quest for the Olympic Rings'' video game for the SNES and Sega Genesis consoles, as well as the lost ''[[Izzy's Quest for Olympic Gold (1995 TV Movie)|Izzy's Quest for Olympic Gold]]'' animated TV movie. Izzy's Adventure is one of the lesser known projects based on the character, and is described as an adventure game where Izzy must search rooms for medals that are accompanied by blurbs of information on the Olympics.<ref>[http://www.legendsworld.net/adventure/year/1996#5736 Adventure Legends 1996 Adventure games page.] Retrieved 29 May '14.</ref>
 
In the years leading up to the 1996 Olympics, the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games began a multimedia blitz surrounding Izzy, which resulted in the widely available ''Izzy's Quest for the Olympic Rings'' video game for the SNES and Sega Genesis consoles, as well as the lost ''[[Izzy's Quest for Olympic Gold (1995 TV Movie)|Izzy's Quest for Olympic Gold]]'' animated TV movie. Izzy's Adventure is one of the lesser known projects based on the character, and is described as an adventure game where Izzy must search rooms for medals that are accompanied by blurbs of information on the Olympics.<ref>[http://www.legendsworld.net/adventure/year/1996#5736 Adventure Legends 1996 Adventure games page.] Retrieved 29 May '14.</ref>
   
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The game was lost until admin over on lostmediawiki.com [[User:Dycaite|Dycaite]] found a copy and released it on September 8, 2015 for Found Media Week. It can be downloaded [https://mega.nz/#!KNpHUbRC!EEAJZL26ztfONXKwNB66Px6ujDF2qpaDdRZIx9Gi9eU here].
''Izzy's Adventure'' is not available on any online or digital gaming store, has not surfaced on any abandonware websites, and currently has no screenshots or video on the internet. It is, like many things revolving around the Izzy character, buried and forgotten.
 
   
 
== Video ==
 
== Video ==
A youtube user by the name of Lykos Studios has uploaded a short game play video of Izzy;s Adventure, he has not uploaded a copy of the game to the internet as of yet.
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A YouTube user by the name of Lykos Studios uploaded a video of the game on July 11, 2014, however never actually released the game or footage beyond the video.
   
 
[[File:Izzy's Adventure - Screen Capture Centennial Olympic Games|centre|thumb|480x480px]]
 
[[File:Izzy's Adventure - Screen Capture Centennial Olympic Games|centre|thumb|480x480px]]

Revision as of 05:02, 8 September 2015

Box art.

Izzy's Adventure is an adventure game based on Izzy, the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics mascot, released for the PC in 1996.[1] It is an educational adventure game and notable for being one of the last games by British developer and publisher U.S. Gold.

In the years leading up to the 1996 Olympics, the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games began a multimedia blitz surrounding Izzy, which resulted in the widely available Izzy's Quest for the Olympic Rings video game for the SNES and Sega Genesis consoles, as well as the lost Izzy's Quest for Olympic Gold animated TV movie. Izzy's Adventure is one of the lesser known projects based on the character, and is described as an adventure game where Izzy must search rooms for medals that are accompanied by blurbs of information on the Olympics.[2]

The game was lost until admin over on lostmediawiki.com Dycaite found a copy and released it on September 8, 2015 for Found Media Week. It can be downloaded here.

Video

A YouTube user by the name of Lykos Studios uploaded a video of the game on July 11, 2014, however never actually released the game or footage beyond the video.

Izzy's_Adventure_-_Screen_Capture_Centennial_Olympic_Games

Izzy's Adventure - Screen Capture Centennial Olympic Games

References

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