Alan Hansen's Sports Challenge
is a sports based quiz video game for Wii
, PlayStation 2
platforms developed by Oxygen Studios
and published by Oxygen Games
. It is based on former Liverpool and Scotland footballer Alan Hansen
. It was released in Europe in November 2007. Alan Hansen's Sports Challenge also features a deep sea fishing minigame, after Hansen came 3rd in an Icelandic Deep Sea fishing competition.
In 2011 Alan Hansen co-founded the "Alan Hansen's Sports Challenge Competition". Based on the worldwide smash hit video game of the same name the contestants are faced with a test of sports knowledge, skill and reactions tougher than ever previously seen in the arena of sports quiz.
At the end of each match the loser must face a forfeit of alcohol; the prize for winning the challenge is simply survival.
23rd July 2011 marks the inaugural "Alan Hansen's Sports Challenge Invitational" with all proceeds being donated to the Derek Young Benevolent fund.
It was recently announced that the 2011 competition will be sponsored by Jagermeister who will be providing the forfeits at the end of each match.
This event is a strictly invite only competition hosted by Alan Hansen which will pit the early pioneers of the "Alan Hansen's Sports Challenge Competition" against each other with the last man standing declared the winner.
Current confirmed competitors include select members of the Globe Reds, as well as Alan Hansen as quiz master.... Read More