deadly descents

  • EA Sports unveils new character for SSX, "Tane Mumea"

    EA Sport has just revealed a new character for their upcoming snowboarding game title "SSX: Deadly Descents". This new character is known as "Tane Mumea".

    SSX: Deadly Descents screenshot

    Tane Mumea is the first character shown that isn't returning from past SSX games. EA Sports has so far confirms that characters from both SSX and SSX Tricky, but none from SSX3 has been confirmed.

    The developer promises that there will be series of Character Inspiration Blogs coming from none other than producer Sean Smillie, starting this Thursday. SSX will launch in 2012 for PS3 and Xbox 360.

    Check out Tane Mumea below:


  • EA to reveal SSX: Deadly Descents multiplayer at GamesCom

    The very first details regarding the multiplayer portion of SSX: Deadly Descents will be revealed at GamesCom. The news was confirmed in the latest episode of EA's online show PWNED.

    SSX: Deadly Descents screenshot

    According to the details revealed at the show, SSX: Deadly Descents will feature "very unique online game mode", with  details to be announced during GamesCom next month.

    GamesCom 2011 kicks off August 17 to 21

  • SSX: Deadly Descents third developer diary explains "Level Design"

    EA Sports has just released third developer diary for their upcoming snowboard game "SSX: Deadly Descents". In this third installment, the development team talk about Level Design.

    SSX: Deadly Descents screen

    Fans will get the details on how art team go about SSX-ifying natural environments on each and every continent inorder to create SSX experience. Watch the video below:

    Check out previous two developer, SSX: Deadly Descent first developer diary, SSX: Deadly Descent second developer diary.

    EA Sports will release fourth developer diary on April 27. SSX: Deadly Descent is schedule to launch in January 2010.

  • SSX: Deadly Descents second developer diary feature some real gameplay

    EA has released a second developer diary for their upcoming upcoming snowboarding video game SSX: Deadly Decents. In this second developer diary, the developer talks about gameplay and the various tricks that snowboarders can do in the game.

    SSX: Deadly Descents

    The best thing in the video is that this time the developer show us some real in gameplay footage. You can watch the video footage below:

    SSX: Deadly Decents is schedule to release in early part of 2012 for PS3 and Xbox 360. Watch the first developer diary here.

  • SSX: Deadly Descents New Details Out

    Soon or later it was expected, the latest issue of OXM has revealed bulk of new details about EA's upcoming snow boarding game SSX: Deadly Descents. The details are really very interesting.

    SSX: Deadly Descents

    we have listed them below. Check them out.

    • Sequel is said to feature “great characters, great tricks, great environments, awesome speeds, great music, tight controls, and totally ridiculous gameplay.”
    • Like SSX games from the past, Deadly Descents will include short and longcuts.
    • One of the game’s taglines is “Race It, Trick It, Survive It,” with one main goal being getting off the mountain alive.
    • EA also gave examples of how survival challenges work in Deadly Descents, such as outracing avalanches, avoiding potentially fatal freezing “shady” areas and “getting through the Himalayas’ oxygen-barren ‘death zone’ before you black out.”
    • The mag also seemed to hint the dev team at EA Canada is looking to implement a social system similar to Need for Speed’s Autolog, saying the devs were impressed with how it was added into Criterion’s Hot Pursuit.
    • It’ll also be more approachable than Shaun White Snowboarding and 360-exclusive title Stoked.
    • The dev team was keen to point out that, despite previous rumours, the Skate team aren’t working on Deadly Descents. However, creative director Todd Batty was keen to compare the game to another EA title, saying it is “Burnout on snow”.

    Earlier it was confirmed by PS3M magzine that SSX: Deadly Descents will be coming out in 3D.

  • SSX: Deadly Descents will be coming out in 3D: PSM3

    First concrete details regarding EA's upcoming snowboarding video game SSX: Deadly Descents is out, and guess what its a big one for the fans of franchise. SSX: Deadly Descents will be playable in 3D.

    If information in the latest issue of PSM3 magzine is anything to go by that the next installment in the SSX series,  "SSX: Deadly Descents will offer 200+ real world tracks mapped using NASA topography data that too in 3D.


    Todd Batty, SSX: Deadly Descents, Creative Director said "Some of my team saw me playing SSX Tricky and thought it was a Wii game"

    "SSX had this amazing casual candy bar wrapper but inside was this amazing hardcore gameplay experience...we want to deliver what SSX players absolutely love, just change the wrapper so it sits a bit better on PS3".

  • EA Planning to release SSX: Deadly Descents in Winter 2012

    Apart from very few details and first trailer of SSX: Deadly Descents, there is very little information on the game. However the official Facebook Page EA of the game has now revealed an approximate release window.

    SSX: Deadly Descents

    According to the details SSX: Deadly Descents is planned for next Winter, so gamers can expect a release in early part of 2012. More details on this is expected to revealed soon by EA.