Gretzky NHL 2006

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Gretzky NHL 06
Gretzky NHL 2006 Cover.jpg
Developer(s) Page 44 Studios
Publisher(s) SCEA
Platform(s) PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable
Release PlayStation 2
  • NA: September 20, 2005
PlayStation Portable
  • NA: October 4, 2005
Genre(s) Sports game

Gretzky NHL 06 is an ice hockey video game featuring professional NHL hockey player Wayne Gretzky. It was developed by Page 44 Studios and published by 989 Sports for Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable. Mike Emrick provides commentary and Darren Pang also provides color commentary for the game. it will be the only game in the Gretzky NHL series to include the ad for the NHL on NBC in-game, the NBC integration was later use in the EA Sports NHL series beginning with NHL 14 in 2013. The PS2 version has Wayne Gretzky on the cover in an Edmonton Oilers and New York Rangers uniform as well as himself as a coach.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Review scores
Publication Score
PS2 PSP
Game Informer 7/10[1] N/A
GameSpot 6.5/10[2] 6.3/10[3]
GameSpy 2/5 stars[4] 3.5/5 stars[5]
GameZone 8/10[6] 7.2/10[7]
IGN 6.8/10[8] 7/10[9]
OPM (US) 1/5 stars[10] 2.5/5 stars[11]
PSM 5/10[12] 6.5/10[13]
X-Play 2/5 stars[14] 3/5 stars[15]
Aggregate score
Metacritic 62/100[16] 65/100[17]

The game received "mixed or average reviews" on both platforms according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[17][16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kato, Matthew (November 2005). "Gretzky NHL '06 (PS2)". Game Informer (151): 151. Archived from the original on May 23, 2006. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  2. ^ Navarro, Alex (September 29, 2005). "Gretzky NHL '06 Review (PS2)". GameSpot. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  3. ^ Navarro, Alex (October 21, 2005). "Gretzky NHL '06 Review (PSP)". GameSpot. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  4. ^ Leahy, Dan (October 3, 2005). "GameSpy: Gretzky NHL '06 (PS2)". GameSpy. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  5. ^ Chapman, David (October 17, 2005). "GameSpy: Gretzky NHL 06 (PSP)". GameSpy. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  6. ^ Bedigian, Louis (September 19, 2005). "Gretzky NHL 06 - PS2 - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on December 30, 2008. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  7. ^ Sandoval, Angelina (October 9, 2005). "Gretzky NHL 06 - PSP - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on December 31, 2008. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  8. ^ Roper, Chris (September 21, 2005). "Gretzky NHL 06 (PS2)". IGN. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  9. ^ Roper, Chris (October 21, 2005). "Gretzky NHL 06 (PSP)". IGN. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Gretzky NHL 06 (PS2)". Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine: 115. December 2005. 
  11. ^ "Gretzky NHL 06 (PSP)". Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine: 105. January 2006. 
  12. ^ "Review: Gretzky NHL 06 (PS2)". PSM: 110. December 2005. 
  13. ^ "Review: Gretzky NHL 06 (PSP)". PSM: 100. December 25, 2005. 
  14. ^ Marriott, Scott Alan (October 17, 2005). "Gretzky NHL 2006 [sic] Review (PS2)". X-Play. Archived from the original on December 12, 2005. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  15. ^ Fischer, Russ (March 6, 2006). "Gretzky NHL 06 Review (PSP)". X-Play. Archived from the original on March 14, 2006. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  16. ^ a b "Gretzky NHL 06 for PlayStation 2 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  17. ^ a b "Gretzky NHL 06 for PSP Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 

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Preceded by
Gretzky NHL 2005
Gretzky NHL 2006
2005
Succeeded by
N/A