SSX 3

Critic Score User Score
GameCube
91
3.9
PlayStation 2
91
3.8
Xbox
90
3.5
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Description

Shred the slopes of the world's biggest mountain - at least in the SSX world - as you attempt to become the greatest snowboarder of all time. Unlike the previous two entries in the series, you must venture around the mountain, completely free to do what you wish, in order to find challenges and races to compete in.

There are a variety of events to compete in, from your usual all-on-all race through courses, scattered with obstacles and huge jumps to perform wacky tricks, plus there's a half pipe to bust tricks, and there's plenty of challenging tricks to master, and items to grind to gain bonuses. Plus, you can ride the entire mountain whenever you like, either to practice moves or learn all the bumps and corners for the big races.

With challenges and races comes rewards, and along with trophies and medals to fill up your gallery you can also win cash prizes to purchase new items, improving your board or improving your image. The more you race the more experience your chosen character receives, leveling up your abilities and improving your technique, plus even more wild tricks to perform.


Screenshots

SSX 3 GameCube Approaching an event gate
SSX 3 GameCube Select a character
SSX 3 GameCube Title screen
SSX 3 GameCube A Big Challenge; snowboard through a series of gates

Alternate Titles

  • "极限滑雪SSX 3" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Best snowboarding game so far GameCube Todd Bello (32)

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Oct 20, 2003 5 out of 5 100
UOL Jogos GameCube Nov 20, 2003 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Christ Centered Game Reviews GameCube Jun 01, 2005 92 out of 100 92
Game Revolution GameCube Nov, 2003 A- 91
HonestGamers GameCube Mar 30, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Gamer Within GameCube Jul 30, 2005 8.8 out of 10 88
GamersMark GameCube Nov 03, 2003 8.7 out of 10 87
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation 2 Nov 01, 2003 17 out of 20 85
Bordersdown PlayStation 2 Nov 12, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Gameplanet PlayStation 2 Nov 11, 2003 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80

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Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2003 – #2 PS2 Game of the Year
    • 2003 – #5 GameCube Game of the Year
    • 2003 – GameCube Action Sports Game of the Year

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