The Movie is a 2002 platform video game developed by Altron and published by THQ, based upon the TV shows film released the same year. It is also the video game besides Nicktoons Racing to have a traditional video game base on Hey Arnold. Just like the plot, Arnold and Gerald must save their neighborhood from an industrialist named Scheck. The game consists of five worlds, each one containing four levels, the player may control Arnold, Gerald, Grandpa, and Grandma, which all are assigned their own levels with their own objectives. The player may use such as teeth and toilet paper to defeat enemies. Helga, who can be unlocked with a code, replaces all the other characters. Using the same code will revert them, marc Nix of IGN gave the game a 5.5 rating out of 10 and praised its graphics, but wrote, Unfortunately, the actual game doesnt show nearly as much polish as the graphics engine. Nix also wrote that the password on Hey Arnold, is exactly whats so wrong about using a password save. Its 9 digits with upper and lower case letters, plus funky punctuation, jennifer Beam of AllGame rated the game three stars out of five and praised its graphics and good background music. Beam called it a well-delivered portable action game, but also wrote, A fun and entertaining challenge the first time through, but probably will lose its appeal after the second
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Arnold prepares to throw tomatoes at one of Scheck's henchmen.