TikGames and Creat Studios today announced that Wakeboarding HD is in development for the PS3 and will be available to download from the PlayStation Network on Thursday, March 18th in Europe and March 25th in North America. This will be the sixth title to be released under the partnership between these two companies, with Wakeboarding HD featuring split-screen local multiplayer and being priced at $14.99 / €14.99.
Wakeboarding HD drops players into 20 high-speed, water-filled, arcade levels to maneuver through tracks, perform high-flying tricks, collect bonuses and avoid dangers from exploding mines to bloodthirsty sharks.
"Wakeboarding HD returns gamers to the intense, over-the-top action of 90’s arcade games, combined with the best of modern gameplay. TikGames is thrilled to bring another innovative, high-end title to gamers on the PlayStation Network," said Anatoly Tikhman, Founder and CEO of TikGames.
Challenges include performing a variety of assigned tasks while zooming through obstacles at top speed in order to keep action chains alive. Jump the ramps, ride the rails, crash through boats, docks and tourists, collect stars and power-ups, dodge the lurking sharks and evade the treacherous mines.
“Creat Studios is excited to deliver another high-quality action game like Wakeboarding HD to the PlayStation Network and take advantage of capabilities only found on the PlayStation 3,” said Vladimir Starzhevsky, co-founder and CEO of Creat Studios. “We are continuing to push our design, technology and gameplay capabilities to bring PlayStation Network players the most engaging and entertaining titles.”
Wakeboarding HD will include PlayStation Trophy support when it releases this Thursday.