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Ski or Die (Commodore 64)

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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 Commodore 64 Move the joystick left and right to jump higher.
Ski or Die Commodore 64 Choose a single competition or compete all.
Ski or Die Commodore 64 Snowball Blast
Ski or Die Commodore 64 Doing some tricks on the edge.

Alternate Titles

  • "שעשועי סקי" -- Hebrew spelling

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The Press Says

Datormagazin Aug, 1990 8 out of 10 80
64'er Sep, 1990 8 out of 10 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Sep, 1990 79 out of 100 79
Power Play Sep, 1990 74 out of 100 74
Zzap! Aug, 1990 61 out of 100 61
The Games Machine (UK) Aug, 1990 50 out of 100 50

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Trivia

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.
Terok Nor (17861) added Ski or Die (Commodore 64) on Dec 27, 2003
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