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SSX Tricky

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SSX Tricky is EA's follow up to SSX. Tricky features far more storytelling than the original through the use of personality attributes. Rivalries develop between characters with opposing attributes, causing them to act more aggressively towards each other during races. The übertrick system adds a whole new layer to the game. These tricks are much tougher to pull off, but give you a nice boost. Performing six übertricks in a row results in a super übertrick, which rewards you with a bigger boost and causes Run DMC's "It's Tricky" to play.

Seven tracks return from the original accompanied by brand-new Garibaldi and Alaska tracks. The returning tracks contain up to four times as many shortcuts and hidden lines. Six of the eight riders from the original return (Jurgen and Hiro suffered off-season injuries) and are joined by six new ones. The soundtrack will feature mixes by Mix Master Mike, Aphrodite, and the Plump DJs. DVD-like bonuses include "behind-the-scenes" footage and a "making of" segment.


SSX Tricky GameCube Perform tricks at this terrain park
SSX Tricky GameCube Character selection; you may also customize your board and appearance
SSX Tricky GameCube The loading screen gives an overview of the next event and course
SSX Tricky GameCube Racing; I'm in 3rd place now...

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I used to be so much better at this as a kiddo GameCube Pixelspeech (955)

Critic Reviews

Game Vortex GameCube 2001 95 out of 100 95
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Nov 07, 2001 9.4 out of 10 94
Gamezilla Xbox Jan 09, 2002 92 out of 100 92
4Players.de PlayStation 2 Jan 30, 2002 91 out of 100 91
IGN Xbox Dec 10, 2001 9 out of 10 90
GamePro (US) GameCube Nov 27, 2001 4.5 out of 5 90
Game Informer Magazine Xbox Feb, 2002 9 out of 10 90
GamersMark GameCube Aug 10, 2002 8.2 out of 10 82
Super Play (Sweden) PlayStation 2 Dec, 2001 8 out of 10 80
XBox Evolved Xbox Apr 10, 2004 6.6 out of 10 66


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1001 Video Games

SSX Tricky appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.


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    • 2001 – Xbox Sports Game of the Year

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