Strap on your goggles and helmet, choose your favorite Yamaha sled, and hit the courses. Gain experience day and night, sun rain or snow, racing on the icy flats of Vladivostok, the slopes of Aspen, and the tunnels of Nagano.
But, the real challenge starts when you enter the race circuit. Start with the 500cc sleds, win races, upgrade your snowmobile, and unlock higher end sleds and new courses.. And, if you're looking for even more challenges, race head-to-head with your friends, go vertical on hill-climbing tracks, or create your own courses with the included track editor.
The PC conversion has a higher polygon count, higher resolution on the textures, and more accurate physics.
According to an interview by 3DRacing.net with Oskar Burman, UDS started development on the Playstation version in October 1998. They had seen a snowmobiling event during the summer on the European sports channel Eurosport, and were amazed that no one had made a games out of it yet. In January 2000, they started the PC conversion.