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GF Rating
6.8

1708 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
7

Good

Not bad

posted by jrglass21 (ORANGE, CA) Mar 21, 2012

Member since Mar 2012

It's an entertaining game to rent. I am not sure if this is purchase material, but I had fun playing it.

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GF Rating
7

Good

Better Than SsX

posted by StarRaven (LAKE WORTH, FL) Mar 20, 2012

Top Reviewer

Member since May 2011

Okay, maybe not THAT good.

But this game is pretty darn good.

It's a lot of fun, decent controls and graphics and all.
But, it's not quite what I was expecting or all that some of the critic reviews hyped it to be.

I was really expecting this to be like Burnout, but on a snowboard. But it's not quite like that, and I think I was expecting more interactive environments like Motorstorm Apocalypse or Stuntman, or something, but that's not the case and a HUGE oversight IMO.
I also feel like the controls take quite a bit too get used to, which also surprised me. The left analog stick is really sensitive and I often hold down the X button (probably a habit from Tony Hawk) which is a good way to slow down, but makes turning impossible. Takes some time to break that habit/reflex.
The music may be the best soundtrack in video game history, and totally fits in with the games visuals and gameplay. A+ for sure.
Overall the game is quite fun, which is the whole point, although it is a bit more difficult/unforgiving/time consuming then I would have thought, but it's almost addictive enough to bring you back again and again, at least for a little bit, if for nothing else other than the soundtrack.

I will give it bonus points for bringing back and resurging a great great series after a long hiatus rather successfully.

Seriously, if you've got nothing else more important in your system and are just looking for a great chill out game to pass some time with, this is definitely it. Just don't get too bummed out when you don't score enough trick points/don't come in first/die and have to restart.

Not a bad way to spend a few days.

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GF Rating
7

Good

No Traditional Multiplayer

posted by YoungMac409 (LA MARQUE, TX) Mar 16, 2012

Member since Jan 2012

The game is good just don't expect to lobby up with other people . You'll be racing their ghosts .

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