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International Sports Challenge let you and up to 3 friends compete in 6 different sports and 21 separate events. You can choose from any mixture of individual events (over 2000 combinations) or play them in sequence with the 26-mile marathon.

Sports available are: - Marathon, - Diving: one- and two-meter springboard, five-meter platform, or medley competition. More than 40 total dives are available. - Show-jumping: difficulty levels include Gymkhana, National, International and World. - Swimming: 50-, 100- or 200-metre races, using breast-stroke, butterfly or freestyle. You can also swim the 200-metre medley (50 metres each of breast-stroke, freestyle, back-stroke and butterfly). - Cycling: 1000- and 2000-metre courses in sprint or pursuit racing. - Shooting: skeet, trap, boar (moving) or target shooting.

While some events are purely rendered in 2D (marathon, diving, swimming, shooting), some other are a mixture of flat-shaded 3D and sprites (show-jumping, cycling).

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International Sports Challenge Atari ST Selection of difficulty
International Sports Challenge Atari ST Marathon intro picture. Marathon is the first discipline, but will be updated through the whole challenge
International Sports Challenge Atari ST You cannot do a random jump, you have to name what you will be doing before the jump (and score is according to that)
International Sports Challenge Atari ST Played in 3D, the next fence is marked. Jumping with fire, good timing is required

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Critic Reviews

Amiga Action Amiga Aug, 1992 88 out of 100 88
Amiga Computing Amiga Sep, 1992 80 out of 100 80
Amiga Power Amiga Aug, 1992 78 out of 100 78
Power Play Amiga Aug, 1992 69 out of 100 69
Amiga Format Amiga Aug, 1992 68 out of 100 68
CU Amiga Amiga Aug, 1992 67 out of 100 67
Amiga Games Amiga Oct, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Amiga Mania Amiga Oct, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1992 61 out of 100 61
ST Format Atari ST Sep, 1992 43 out of 100 43

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Awards

  • ST Format
    • January 1993 (issue #42) - #36 in '50 finest Atari ST games of all time' list

Contributed to by Hervé Piton (2814)