Winter Challenge: World Class Competition

Critic Score User Score
Amiga
...
4.3
Atari ST
60
4.4
Apple II
...
4.5
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Description

This is a winter sports game that lets you compete in five Olympic events: Downhill skiing, Biathlon, Slalom, Ski Jump and Bob Sled. It is very similar to offerings like Winter Games from Epyx.

In Downhill skiing, you must avoid the obstacles and make it to the bottom of the hill, by swerving left and right and adjusting your speed by pushing the joystick forward and back. The Slalom is similar, involving skiing around flags.

In the ski jump, you must position the skis for a proper landing. In the bobsled event, you must carefully control the angles so your bobsled doesn't flip. The Biathlon event combines skiing to shooting ranges and shooting the targets archery-style.

Screenshots

Winter Challenge: World Class Competition Atari ST Select your country
Winter Challenge: World Class Competition Atari ST Travelling in the Bobsled
Winter Challenge: World Class Competition Atari ST Slalom
Winter Challenge: World Class Competition DOS Starting the Ski Slalom

Alternate Titles

  • "Winter Olympiad 88" -- International title
  • "Winter Olympiad" -- International reissue title

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Critic Reviews

ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Feb, 1988 9.43 out of 12 79
Zzap! Commodore 64 Feb, 1988 66 out of 100 66
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Mar, 1988 610 out of 1000 61
Zzap! Commodore 64 Aug, 1992 60 out of 100 60
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 Mar, 1988 585 out of 1000 58
Power Play Atari ST Feb, 1988 4 out of 10 40
Zzap! Commodore 64 Sep, 1992 38 out of 100 38
Zzap! Commodore 64 Apr, 1991 33 out of 100 33
Power Play Commodore 64 Feb, 1988 3 out of 10 30
Happy Computer Commodore 64 Feb, 1988 24 out of 100 24

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