Twisted Metal 4

Twisted Metal 4

Developer 989 Studios
Publishers 989 Studios
Series Twisted Metal Series
Platform PlaySation
Release Date October 31, 1999
Genre(s) Vehicular Combat
Rating (T) Teen

Twisted Metal 4 is the 4th installment in the Twisted Metal series. It was developed by 989 Studios and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the Sony Playstation and released in October of 1999. It would later see a re-release in 2000 as a Sony Greatest Hit.

This game would also be the last to be developed by 989 Studio. The plot would center around Sweet Tooth, overthrowing Calypso as the organizer of the Twisted Metal tournament. He would grant the winner of the tournament a single wish, regardless of what it was.

[edit] Plot

Its intro video shows the tournament's story, a circus-type caravan that traveled across the country spreading destruction and decay everywhere. Sweet Tooth finds himself amazed by the contest and runs off in its pursuit, entering and eventually winning. As his wish, he desires to become the star of Twisted Metal, which Calypso gladly grants. At first kept by the chaos he created, as time went on Sweet Tooth became jealous of Calypso, until he decides to create overthrow helped by a group of midget clowns, and takes control of Twisted Metal.

It is also stated Calypso's source of powers comes from a mysterious ring that consumes the souls of those who die, increasing his strength and youth. It is due to Sweet Tooth having taken it that he possess the same abilities as Calypso to grant wishes.

[edit] Cars/Drivers

Vehicle Name Vehicle Type Driver

Calypso Soviet nuke mobile Calypso
Captain Grimm 4-wheeled pirate ship Captain Grimm
Drag Queen Funny car Dennis 'Petunia' Flanders
Gen. Warthog World War I WW1 tank N/A
Meter Maid Meter Car Zanita Corbett
Microblast Real-size toy car N/A
Mr. Zombie Dragula Rob Zombie
Orbital McLaren F1 - like sleek Sportscar N/A
Pizza Boy Pizza delivery hatch-back Connor Nazang
Quatro Xeon Hoverbike Quatro
The Joneses Station wagon Ralph & Meg Jones
Trash Man Dump Truck N/A
Crusher Scrap Crusher Unknown
Moon Buggy 6-wheeled moon trekker Unknown
Super Thumper luxury car lowrider Bruce Cochrane
RC Car Life-size RC car Unknown
Super Axel Armored 2-wheeled vehicle Axel
Super Auger Crane cab with oil drill Buster Cobb
Super Slam Bulldozer Simon Whittlebone
Minion War tank Minion
Sweet Tooth Armored ice cream truck Needles Kane

[edit] Locations

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