Cut the slopes on some of the steepest mountainshides in SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING, a wild winter challenge where speed is guaranteed!
Train and compete on the breathtaking slopes of France's world-famous Val d'Isere Ski Resort. Race against time and friends in slalom, giant slalom and downhill events.
Watch out for trees, snowmobiles and sno-cats as you barrel down windswept mountainsides, black ice, and moguls.
So adjust your bindings or wax your board, and plow!
1 - Insert your JAGUAR Val d'Isere Skiing and Snowboarding cartridge into the slot of your Jaguar 64-Bit Interactive Multimedia System.
2 - Press the POWER Button.
3 - Press any Fire Button to discontinue the Title Screen. To skip the Option Screen and start playing right away, press any Fire Button just after the Presentation Screen. By default, you'll play a one-player snowboard game in freeride mode. However, if you have previously played a game, you start directly where you last stopped.
A, B or C Button Select an option. Joypad Highlight an option. Option Allows you to change the controller configuration.
A, B or C Button START. Joypad Navigate in the map (when possible) Option Return to the menu.
A Button Press the Joypad LEFT + A Button to make a sharp left turn (only if you are moving). B Button Accelerate. C Button Stop. Joypad UP Jump. Joypad DOWN Decelerate. Joypad LEFT Turn left. Joypad RIGHT Turn right. Pause Pause the game. While Paused Press A Button to pause the game and adjust the music volume. Press the Joypad UP or DOWN to change the volume. Press PAUSE again to return to the game. Press B Button to pause the game and adjust the sound volume. Press the joypad UP or DOWN to change the volume. Press PAUSE again to return to the game. Press Option to quit the game and return to the previous screen. In Training mode, pressing Option returns you to the score board. Pressing Option again brings you to the Options Screen. In Freeride mode, pressing Option returns you to the map. Pressing Option again brings you to the Options Screen. In Compete mode, pressing Option returns you to the score board. Pressing Option again brings you to the Options Screen. 0 Stop background music. #+* Reset.
Press the A, B or C Buttons to bypass the Title Screen and reach the Options Screen. To scroll through the options in the menu, press the Joypad UP, DOWN, LEFT and RIGHT. To make a selection, press the A, B or C Button.
Once you have selected your options, scroll to PLAY and press the A, B or C Button to begin the game.
Pressing the Option button while in the Options Screen will allow you to change the configuration of the controls.
Your settings in the Options Screen and you level in both Compete and Freeride mode are retained the cartridge even if you have turned off your Jaguar 64-Bit Interactive Multimedia System. If you wish to being a new game, press Option, # and * simultaneously when you are in the Options Screen.
There are three modes of game play: Training, Freeride, and Compete. You select your game mode in the Options Screen.
The Training mode is recommended for beginners, for it allows you to practice your skiing and snowboarding. This option is available in one or two player mode for all compete modes. The Training Mode prepares you for real competition by sharpening your frelexes in three timed events: slalom, giant slalom, and downhill race. Before you begin an event, a map is displayed givin gyou access to four slopes of increasing difficulty. They are indicated by four stars which you select by pressing the RIGHT/LEFT arrows of your joypad. THen press A, B or C Button to select.
You are then in the starting position: the red lights come on, turn orange, and when you get to the green lights, the stop-watch begins counting the seconds. You have to negotiate the slope in the minimum possible time without missing nay of the gamtes on the way down. Be careful, the is a penalty of two seconds of every game you miss!
The Freeride mode is a non-competitive event in which you must reach the designated checkpoints before the clock runs out. Here you can ski with total freedom... well, almost... each run in Freeride mode gets progressively harder as the hazards around you increase: rocks, stumps, snow machines, black ice, etc.. If you select this mode, a map is displayed showing the START and FINISH points. There are several possible paths to the finish line, but be careful, for the shortest route is not necessarily the best one! The black lines on the map indicate the ski-lifts. Choose your ski-lifts carefully, for some slopes are more difficult than others.
When you begin your trial, you are giving a limited amount of seconds in which to reach a CHECKPOINT. If you pass the checkpoint before you time runs out, you are awarded more time and you negotiate the next slope. Once you arrive at the bottom of your run, a ski-lift will take you to the top of another slope.
The Compete mode consists of four Championships (CHALLENGE), each of which is divided into three times events (RACE). In the first race of the challenges, you must place in the top 7 to qualify for the next race. In the second race of the challenges, you must place in the top 5 to qualify for the next race. In the third (and last!) race of the challenges, you must place in the top 3 to qualify for an award and go to the next challenge or the final. You will reach the final when you have completed the four challenges.
The number of the challenge, the number of the race, and the best time for this slope will be displayed at the beginning of each race. At the end of each race, a board gives you the list of the 8 best players in the temporary classification. The times displayed in red are those competitors who have been disqualified. You must complete the race at a better time than these in order to qualify for the following CHALLENGE.
Be careful! You only have three chances in which to qualify. After that, the game is over and you have to start at the beginning of the game. Each time you succeed at one of the four CHALLENGES, you win an award. Once all four CHALLENGES are completed, you move on to the FINALS.