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A solid 3D snowboarding title for iOS.
What's Newâ€˘ Optimization for various resolutions
â€˘ Minor bug fixes
App DescriptionSnowboard Heroâ„˘, dual-winner of the prestigious IMGAwards in the categories â€śBest Sports Gameâ€ť and â€śOperators' Choiceâ€ť, brings an unrivalled snowboard experience with wicked tricks, insane air time and super fast downhill speed to your iPhone and iPad. Experience console-quality graphics, intuitive controls and top-notch sound in a stunning alpine setting and show the world that you are the undisputed Snowboard Hero.
Snowboard Heroâ„˘ is an action-packed fun sports spectacle which brings high-speed racing action, sensational air manoeuvres and break-neck tricks to your Apple smartphone or tablet. In the game, you take over the role of one of six freaky characters with individual boards, clothes, skills and special moves and race down a total of eight windy slopes consisting not only of hillsides and open alpine areas, but also of half pipes, ski jumps and glacier tunnels.
The gameâ€™s intuitive controls allow you to perform even the most dare-devil stunts at ease and make for an exciting high-speed ride down the sharpest curves and steepest scarps! Jump over kickers, pass through gates, race as fast as you can or grind whatever obstacle is on your way! Make sure you collect the power-ups to get an extra boost, trick bonus or cash.
Unlock a huge number of stylish jackets and pants to customize your character and invest your earned cash to buy new boards and improve your characterâ€™s abilities.
â€˘ Six playable characters with six standard and four individual special tricks to unlock
â€˘ Eight tracks with multiple runs in three different settings: Piste, halfpipe and open alpine area
â€˘ Individual boards and outfits for each character
â€˘ Five disciplines: time trial, freestyle, slalom, race, gate-time bonus
â€˘ Eight combination disciplines, including speedrun-slalom and race-speedrun-freestyle
â€˘ Record Chaser with online leaderboards in OpenFeint and Game Center
â€˘ Modifiable characteristics such as agility, speed, boost and jumps
â€˘ A total of 66 events
â€˘ High resolution support for retina display, as well as native support of the iPadâ€™s 768p resolution
â€˘ Full support of AppleTV AirPlay: Race down the slope on your TV screen in 720p (Wi Fi) or Full HD (HDMI)
â€˘ Synchronization of save games via iCloud
SNOWBOARD HERO - IN THE PRESS
"With more tricks than your average magician, Snowboard Hero offers frenetic fun on the slopes, held together by an intuitive career mode that keeps you on track from start to finish."
PocketGamer.co.uk - 8/10 (Silver Award)
"Snowboard Hero's fun, easy to grasp gameplay and lengthy Career Mode make it far and away the best handheld snowboarding game, full of snow-stuffed challenges and visual style."
AppTudes.com - 4/5
Official Snowboard Heroâ„˘ Trailer: http://bit.ly/sbh-ipad-tr
Official Fishlabs Website: http://www.fishlabs.net
IMGA 7th Annual Award Winners Announcement: http://goo.gl/sqD2z
April 12, 2013 New version 1.6
April 11, 2013 New version 1.5
April 11, 2013 New version 1.6
December 22, 2012 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
December 22, 2012 New version 1.5
December 21, 2012 New version 1.4
December 21, 2012 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
December 21, 2012 New version 1.5
March 30, 2011 Initial Release