Compared to the old version 1080 ° Snowboarding, 1080 ° Avalanche will offer many exciting races for players to enjoy. Besides, the new version will not force players to perform many acrobatic movements. Along with bringing more exciting challenges. This game is also upgraded in image quality, helping to bring more smooth details. Players will participate in unique ski races in many different terrains. Each will have a different context, weather and time (day and night) to explore. From there, the game also challenges the player’s ability to observe and reflexes in the shortest time. This game was available in Europe on November 28, 2003 and North America on December 1, 2003.
1080 ° Avalanche still offers two familiar forms, competing with COM and playing multiple players. At the races with COM, players will enjoy three different levels as Novice, Hard, and Expert. Depending on each level, the game will bring different terrain and obstacles for players to overcome. Novice will provide basic challenges for acquaintances with the character’s operations and aerial acrobatics techniques. Hard and Expert will bring more complicated races. Their match will have fast competition and require players to have the intelligence to win. In the multiplayer challenges, the game has the feature of supporting four players at the same time. It allows you to enjoy many fun moments between players together.
The available modes are Match Race, Gate Challenge, Trick Attack, and Time Trial. Match Race mode is the most basic challenge. It offers many different races, and each will take you to a separate map to compete. It means that it will provide a small tournament to play against COM. Each match will bring different opponents. You have to complete many races to win.
In particular, the last race will bring an attractive survival challenge. You will play against an avalanche in the back. Without clever and logical moves, the blizzard will drown out the player. In Gate Challenge, the player has to move from the mountain top and go through the game’s fixed checkpoints to complete a match. Trick Attack will challenge you with the obstacles on the way. Meanwhile, the player has to perform many acrobatic movements accurately to overcome. Finally, Time Trial requires players to complete a match in the shortest time or collect enough hidden coins on the track.