Excerpt: There hasn't been a watercraft title since the stellar Wave Race 64 for the N64, but now there could be a little competition on the PS2 in the form of Splashdown . Not knowing what to expect, I slid in the Splashdown disc hoping for at least a decent looking racer.
Excerpt: I've known Splashdown was something special since I first played it at E3 earlier this year. What I didn't know, however was how good it was going to turn out, especially the abso-frickin-lutely amazing water effects.
Excerpt: Ever since the release of Nintendo's Wave Racer for the N64, absolutely nothing has been able to reproduce the intense and extreme feeling set by Nintendo's jet-ski racer title. In fact, the standard was so high that no other publisher or developer even bothered to go up against Wave Racer.
Excerpt: A couple of weeks ago the latest Official Australian Playstation Magazine landed on my desk. As per usual the first thing to do was to throw the demo disc into the PS2 and have a look at the upcoming games. After going through the playable demos it was onto the movies clips where
Conclusion: Splashdown hat mächtig Power! Es macht einfach Spass, durch die vielen und deutlich grösseren Areale zu fahren, als beim Wave Race: Blue Storm (NGC). Auch die Grafik gefällt mir einen Deut besser, wobei anzufügen ist, dass Wave Race deutlich die schöneren und heimtückischeren Wellenbewegungen...