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SSX 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.

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SSX Tricky GameCube Practice performing tricks, the computer shows what buttons to push
SSX Tricky GameCube Choose an event
SSX Tricky GameCube Title screen from game introduction
SSX Tricky GameCube Racing; I'm in 3rd place now...

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User Reviews

I used to be so much better at this as a kiddo GameCube Pixelspeech (949)

Critic Reviews

GameSpy PlayStation 2 Nov 16, 2000 92 out of 100 92
Gamesmania.de PlayStation 2 Feb 11, 2002 91 out of 100 91
GamePro (US) GameCube Nov 27, 2001 4.5 out of 5 90
GameSpy Xbox Dec 15, 2001 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Armchair Empire, The Xbox Mar 17, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Play.tm PlayStation 2 Jan 05, 2002 88 out of 100 88
GameSpot GameCube Dec 05, 2001 8.8 out of 10 88
GameSpy GameCube Mar 06, 2002 85 out of 100 85
GamersMark GameCube Aug 10, 2002 8.2 out of 10 82
Super Play (Sweden) PlayStation 2 Dec, 2001 8 out of 10 80

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

SSX Tricky appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2001 – Xbox Sports Game of the Year

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