We Ski & Snowboard for the Wii Ships
March 3, 2009
Namco Bandai Games Ships We Ski & Snowboard For Wii
Exciting Sequel to Top Selling Winter Sports Title Carves It’s Way into Stores
The forecast calls for flurries of fun as leading video games publisher and developer NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., today announced that We Ski & SnowboardTM has shipped to retailers throughout North America for Wii™. Intense winter fun returns to living rooms everywhere with all-new features, two huge mountains and the inclusion of high-performance snowboarding. Coupled with a highly intuitive control scheme, this enhanced snow sports experience is sure to delight amateurs and pros alike.
“We Ski & Snowboard provides responsive controls and immersive environments of the original and enhances them to a whole new level by combining the added thrill of snowboarding,“ said Todd Thorson, director of marketing and public relations for NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. “Providing two new mountains to explore, this exciting new experience offers all the exhilaration of these beloved snow activities without the risk of bitter cold and broken bones.”
We Ski & Snowboard supplies aspiring hotdoggers with a host of challenging environments to test their skills, from the snow blanketed vistas and sprawling canyons of beautiful Mt. Angrio to the intense rails and huge half-pipe of the Jamboree Snow Resort trick park. Once again the addition of the Wii Balance Board™ brings the winter experience to an all new level of fun and realism, whereas up to four players can share the thrill of superior snowboard and ski functionality using the Wii Remote™ and Nunchuk controllers.
Activities galore await courageous players as they brave the extreme slopes; from moguls and slaloms, search and rescue to delivery missions, there’s plenty to do and see while racing through the trails. Relaxing rides on the gondola or dizzying heli-drops award a dazzling spectacle as the breathtaking panorama unfolds and offers-up opportunities to slice down severe precipices at breakneck speeds. Add custom characters or player Mii’s™, and the mountain is truly yours to conquer.
We Ski & Snowboard is rated “E” for everyone by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $39.99. For more information on We Ski & Snowboard, please visit: http://www.wesnowsports.com