Amped Freestyle Snowboarding Microsoft Original Xbox Video Game
Amped Freestyle Snowboarding Microsoft Original Xbox Video Game
Amped Freestyle Snowboarding Microsoft Original Xbox Video Game

Amped Freestyle Snowboarding Microsoft Original Xbox Video Game

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Amped: Freestyle Snowboarding provides a completely different snowboarding experience from the likes of the more arcade-oriented SSX Tricky. You begin as little more than an unknown rookie boarder, but by completing various objectives like achieving the three highest scores for a run, competing against a pro boarder, or performing tricks on parts of the courses teeming with photographers and media, you'll begin to advance through the ranks, rising in stature and popularity. Perform well in front of the media and you might even find yourself on the cover of a magazine. As with most any sport, sponsors play a vital role in its and its competitors' success, a fact reflected in Amped. Often, you'll be required to perform particular tricks for a sponsor in order to get them to notice you. Do so, and you'll be rewarded with a variety of new gear, including boards, boots, and goggles. Gamers can even save their replay data and then compete against it in a particular mode.

A mixture of fantasy and real courses, like Stratton and Snow Summit, provide the stomping ground for your burgeoning career. Grinds and "trick tweaks" can be performed with a single button press, while more complicated spins and flips require careful manipulation of the left analog stick. You'll also need to be aware of your rider's orientation at all times, because if not properly aligned your rider will bail at every possible instance. Runs are in fact not timed, allowing players the freedom to do whatever they want, whenever they want.

More than 150 songs are included in the title's soundtrack, covering almost every conceivable genre -- at least those the target audience will most likely enjoy, anyway. Added to this is the ability for players to save their own CDs to the hard drive and then include the tracks in play lists in the title. Songs you don't like can be skipped quickly and easily. A variety of modes -- such as King of the Hill, Best Trick, and High Score -- can be played by multiple players, though strictly in an individual capacity since no simultaneous play is offered.
Product Identifiers
Publisher Microsoft
Game Amped: Freestyle Snowboarding
UPC 659556745042
Key Features
Platform Microsoft Xbox
ESRB Rating E - Everyone
Genre Sports
Game Edition Platinum Hits
Location USA
Tech Details
ESRB Descriptor Mild Lyrics
Control Elements Gamepad/Joystick
Number of Players 1-4
Release Year 2001
Game Special Features
  • Six soundtracks featuring 227 tracks covering multiple musical genres

  • Option to import personal play lists

  • More than 120 challenges and 1500 jumps on 80 mountain runs

  • Design multiplayer sessions and set competition rules

  • Venues include actual mountain resorts as well as four fantasy runs

  • Game Series Amped Series