updated 07:50 pm EST, Thu December 13, 2007
MacSoft has debuted Drop Point: Alaska for Mac OS X, an immersive snowboarding game claiming the largest virtual mountain in the genre. "Every chute, bowl, and tree run of the expansive terrain is open for you to explore! Drop Point: Alaska also features varying time of day and weather conditions providing unique riding scenarios," said company officials. Features include: "Master the Mountain:" 10 unique drop points filled with natural trick features -- from your own pilotable helicopter. "Own a Trick" Beat one of the over 100 challenges on the mountain to become its Owner. Video of your winning run is displayed for all other challengers to see.
Developed by Bongfish GmbH and published by MacSoft, Drop Point: Alaska will be available for all Intel-based Macs in January for a suggested retail price of $25.