Ridge Racer 5

Ridge Racer 5

Published by Namco Hometek Inc. Developed by Namco Limited Released Oct 26, 2000 Also For Arcade   Released in late 2000 Ridge Racer 5 was a launch title for the Sony Playstation 2 console in Europe and whilst this game is not as fondly remembered as the earlier games it still has much to enjoy. Firstly the graphics are excellent, big chunky cars and very colourful environments and the action moves along at breakneck speed. The soundtrack is also high quality with very catchy tunes and I am glad to…

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SSX

SSX

Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Developed by Electronic Arts Canada Released Oct 26, 2000 Platform PlayStation 2 SSX is a snowboarding game that was released alongside the launch of the Sony Playstation 2 console in Europe in November 2000 (yes that long ago). To be honest SSX was the only game worth buying for the first year of the console’s life and still today remains one of the best snowboarding games ever released. Essentially playing like a turbo charged version of 1080 Snowboarding (Nintendo 64) this game is so much fun, you can choose…

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