DescriptionSSX Tricky is EA's follow up to SSX. Tricky features far more storytelling than the original through the use of personality attributes. Rivalries develop between characters with opposing attributes, causing them to act more aggressively towards each other during races. The übertrick system adds a whole new layer to the game. These tricks are much tougher to pull off, but give you a nice boost. Performing six übertricks in a row results in a super übertrick, which rewards you with a bigger boost and causes Run DMC's "It's Tricky" to play.
Seven tracks return from the original accompanied by brand-new Garibaldi and Alaska tracks. The returning tracks contain up to four times as many shortcuts and hidden lines. Six of the eight riders from the original return (Jurgen and Hiro suffered off-season injuries) and are joined by six new ones. The soundtrack will feature mixes by Mix Master Mike, Aphrodite, and the Plump DJs. DVD-like bonuses include "behind-the-scenes" footage and a "making of" segment.
Part of the Following Groups
- EA Sports BIG games
- PlayStation 2 Greatest Hits releases
- PlayStation 2 Platinum Range releases
- SSX series
|I used to be so much better at this as a kiddo||GameCube||Pixelspeech (955)|
The Press Says
|GameZone||PlayStation 2||Nov 23, 2001||9 out of 10||90|
|GamePro (US)||PlayStation 2||Nov 05, 2001||4.5 out of 5||90|
|IGN||Xbox||Dec 10, 2001||9 out of 10||90|
|GamePro (US)||GameCube||Nov 27, 2001||4.5 out of 5||90|
|GameSpy||GameCube||Mar 06, 2002||85 out of 100||85|
|Jeuxvideo.com||GameCube||Jul 18, 2002||15 out of 20||75|
|Armchair Empire, The||GameCube||Jan 10, 2002||7.5 out of 10||75|
|XBox Evolved||Xbox||Apr 10, 2004||6.6 out of 10||66|
|Officiel Nintendo Magazine||Game Boy Advance||Dec, 2002||5 out of 10||50|
|All Game Guide||Game Boy Advance||2002||40|
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1001 Video GamesSSX Tricky appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
- 2001 – Xbox Sports Game of the Year
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