Enter a snowboarding world of total freedom. Create your own experience and choose when, where, how, and with whom you want to ride. Developed in close collaboration with Olympic Gold Medalist Shaun White—the most successful snowboarder in the history of the sport—Shaun White Snowboarding is the next-gen game that redefines the action sports genre.
- Open-world mountains: Choose how you ride in open-world mountains across the world. Conquer the extreme peak conditions, create your own paths in the back country, or compete with fellow riders in the terrain parks.
- Friends always around: Play in a world where your friends are always around. Do your own runs on mountains populated by real gamers, or join your friends for a quick session from anywhere in the mountains.
- More than just snowboarding: Have fun with your friends on and off the board. Throw snowballs, hike to access secret spots, or film your friends doing ripping tricks. Upload your videos online to share with the world.
- Riding styles: Express yourself through tricks, riding styles, and highly customizable avatars—both in single-player and in the online world. Use the intuitive dual analog control to pull off a huge variety of tricks that express your style.
- Next-gen technology: Built on the Assassin's Creed™ engine, this game creates a massive world with gorgeous visuals and realistic non-player character interaction. This is also the first time a snowboarding game is completely driven by physics instead of animation.
- Authentic snowboarding: Ubisoft has worked closely with Shaun White to infuse the gaming experience with authenticity, personality, and humor. Shaun is a friend and mentor in the game, and will help you with your skills. If you are deemed worthy, you may even be able to play as Shaun in the game …
Contributed by havoc of smeg (13018) on Oct 05, 2010.