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SSX (PlayStation 2)

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Description

SSX is a racing game which allows (and encourages) slamming opponents out of the race, as well as performing various stunts. The courses in the game include Snowdream, Elysium Alps, Tokyo Megaplex, Mesablanca, Merqury City Meltdown, and others. Players can choose to control any of the eight available international racers, each featuring their own attitude and unique tricks. A career mode and two-player gameplay are available as well.

Screenshots

SSX PlayStation 2 The controller configuration screen

Demo game
SSX PlayStation 2 The start of a single player race

Demo game
SSX PlayStation 2 All the lights are green, a single player race is about to begin
SSX PlayStation 2 The demo game's introduction is dramatic stuff. It starts with people getting to the top of a mountain by helicopter and then making spectacular leaps from snow cliffs, that would be the dot on the ed

Alternate Titles

  • "X-treme Racing SSX" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Cool graphics and expansive levels but not very much staying power. Random Fiste (9) 3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars

The Press Says

GameSpot Oct 06, 2000 9.4 out of 10 94
PlanetPS2 Oct 27, 2000 94 out of 100 94
PSX Extreme Oct 27, 2000 9.4 out of 10 94
IGN Oct 23, 2000 9.3 out of 10 93
Power Unlimited Feb, 2001 9.2 out of 10 92
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 05, 2000 18 out of 20 90
Eurogamer.net (UK) Nov 28, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Dec 01, 2000 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
4Players.de Dec 01, 2000 83 out of 100 83
Gamekult Dec 08, 2000 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

SSX stands for: Snowboard Supercross (SuperX)

Related Web Sites

  • SSX at Wikipedia (Provides information at a neutral view, free to edit by anyone.)
Brolin Empey (700) added SSX (PlayStation 2) on Mar 29, 2001