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Aggressive Inline (PlayStation 2)

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Description

Combine the many tricks and styles of the extreme sport, inline skating, with a Tony Hawk style system, complete with objectives and huge arenas, and you have Aggressive Inline.

Progress through the career mode, where you must complete objectives (such as grind a certain object(s) to jump over large gaps and gain points) to open up further arenas, which there are 7 in all, and once your bored with them, you can make your own in the park editor. The game doesn't use a hard time limit but the so-called "juice meter": it fills up when performing stunts and if it gets empty, the level ends. During the game you level up your character in seven stats, e.g. speed and grinds. The game uses a "learning by doing" approach to this, meaning that the stat improves if you perform the associated actions often enough. There are also five hidden keys in each level which open up new areas within the level.

10 pro inline skaters join the fun (Shane Yost, Sam Fogarty, Sven Boekhorst, Eito Yasuko and more), and you can take on a friend in 2 player split screen.

Screenshots

Aggressive Inline PlayStation 2 This is one of the tricks that can be performed. Skate near an edge. Press cross to jump, press triangle to grind, use left/right to balance
Aggressive Inline PlayStation 2 The game's main menu. All menus are shown over a video montage which is quite distracting. The icons are for Career mode, Freestyle, Timed Run, Multiplayer, Park Editor and Options
Aggressive Inline PlayStation 2 The street level detail is good too. Fountains, flags and traffic all move well. The purple spirals are one of the game's power-ups, others are green and orange
Aggressive Inline PlayStation 2 A Timed Run through the Movie Lot environment, (all other areas are locked at the start of the game). This is the view from the top of the ramp at the start

Alternate Titles

  • "Aggressive Inline Featuring Taïg Khris" -- UK/German title

User Reviews

Surprisingly challenging, yet accessible and most of all it's fun piltdown_man (75448) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

IGN May 29, 2002 9.4 out of 10 94
PSX Extreme Jun 13, 2002 9.3 out of 10 93
Atomic Gamer Aug 13, 2002 92 out of 100 92
GamePro (US) Jun 24, 2002 4.5 out of 5 90
Electric Playground 2002 9 out of 10 90
Futuregamez.net Jul 09, 2004 89 out of 100 89
Gamesmania Aug 06, 2002 89 out of 100 89
GameSpot May 29, 2002 8.8 out of 10 88
Gamestyle 2002 8 out of 10 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jun 26, 2002 7 out of 10 70

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Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2002 – Best "non-Tony Hawk" Extreme Sports Game of the Year (PS2)

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Kartanym (10776) added Aggressive Inline (PlayStation 2) on Jul 24, 2002
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