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Ski or Die (Amiga)

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Description

Ski or Die is a winter-themed extreme sports game in which the player can competes in 5 different events:
  • Downhill Blitz: Downhill skiing event in which the player can make large jumps over chasms and perform stunts in the moguls section

  • Innertube Trash: Two players descend a mountain in innertubes. Score points by picking up items, perforating your opponents tire with a knife or fork and finishing first.

  • Acro Aerials: Ski down a ramp and score points by performing acrobatic jumps.

  • Snowball Blast: First person snowball fight. Score points by taking out little that attack your snow fortress.

  • Snowboard Half-Pipe: Put on your snowboard and score as much points as possible in a limited amount of time by performing tricks inside a half-pipe.
Practice a single event or try the tournament. The tournament mode has hot-seat multiplayer support.

Screenshots

Ski or Die Amiga Choose competition
Ski or Die Amiga Main menu
Ski or Die Amiga Title screen
Ski or Die Amiga Snowball blast

Alternate Titles

  • "שעשועי סקי" -- Hebrew spelling

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The Press Says

Computer and Video Games (CVG) May, 1991 87 out of 100 87
Power Play May, 1991 76 out of 100 76
CU Amiga May, 1991 76 out of 100 76
Amiga Joker Apr, 1991 75 out of 100 75
Zero Jun, 1991 69 out of 100 69
Amiga User International May, 1991 68 out of 100 68
Amiga Format Apr, 1991 62 out of 100 62
Amiga Power May, 1991 52 out of 100 52

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Trivia

Product placement

Ski or Die features quite a bit of product placement by snowboarding brand Burton. You can see their company name in Rodney's shop, on the event selection screen, and at the acro aerials event.
Famine3h (298) added Ski or Die (Amiga) on Nov 06, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Olivier Masse (421), Terok Nor (18323) and Indra is here (19677)