London, UK– November 6, 2008– Today Ubisoft announces that Shaun White Snowboarding for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system, the Wii™ home video game system from Nintendo, the Nintendo DS™ system and PSP® (PlayStation® Portable) system, and the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system have gone gold. The game is scheduled for release on November 14, 2008.
Shaun White Snowboarding was developed in close collaboration with Shaun White, Olympic gold medalist and eight-time X Games gold medalist. The game is powered by the award-winning Assassin's Creed™ engine for Xbox 360 and the PLAYSTATION 3 system, and truly captures the action sports lifestyle. Shaun White Snowboarding: Road Trip was also developed from the ground up for the Wii, taking full advantage of the Wii Balance Board™ accessory and featuring its own unique storyline and adventure with Shaun White. Shaun White Snowboarding for the PSP system and Nintendo DS allows players to enjoy the thrilling sport of snowboarding anytime, anywhere. Players can earn points and build their characters in Shaun White Snowboarding for the PlayStation 2 system, which also features co-op and multiplayer modes.
Shaun White Snowboarding on all platforms will ship with a 3+ rating by PEGI.
For more information on Shaun White Snowboarding, please visit www.shaunwhitegame.com
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