An Olympiad game simulating common winter game competitions - the Downhill, Giant Slalom, Luge, 2-men Bobsled, Ski Jump, Cross Country, Biathlon and Speed Skating.
The game features a basic 3D engine which allows to simulate slopes with ease, which enhances the gameplay of some events such as the Downhill. Gameplay, as expected from a Winter sports game, relies on finding the faster trajectories in most events (Downhill, Giant Slalom, Luge and Bobsled), pacing the run correctly (Cross Country and Biathlon), skill and timing (Ski Jump), with button mashing reserved for just one (speed skating). The player (up to ten) can select his (or her) competitor face and nationality from one of 16 possible choices, and by selecting different difficulty settings, different computer controlled athletes take part in the competition along the player.
June 7, 2018 Subject:
My brother and I purchased this one...
And it taught us a valuable lesson. I don't remember exactly what we expected, but this didn't live up to our expectations. The graphics looked good enough, and the sampled sound was acceptable. It just wasn't the most important thing for a video game - fun. It wasn't broken, it just put both of us to sleep every time we tried to "play" it.
Your mileage may vary, of course, but I do think there are many better, more fun games, out there to experience, and wasting your time on this isn't recommended.