Activision Inc.'s WAKEBOARDING UNLEASHED FEATURING SHAUN MURRAY on PC and Macintosh has been shipped by Aspyr Media Inc. and is available at retailers across the U.S. The game was licensed from Activision, and conversions were completed by Beenox Inc.
The game features groundbreaking water graphics, including particle and wake formation effects with realistic shapes and appearances. There are nine levels of action, complete with tournament-style challenges. Each level features interactive objectives such as boat races, water balloon battles and ferrying stranded animals around a flooded city. World-class wakeboarders Shaun Murray, Parks Bonifay, Dallas Friday, Tara Hamilton, Cobe Mikacich, Darin Shapiro and Colin Wright to show off their unique moves in real world locations from Hong Kong Harbor to Lake Powell
Gamers can play with each other in co-op mode where one player controls the rider while the other controls the boat, or tug-of-war mode where players dominate the other wakeboarders by taking their extra rope.
WAKEBOARDING UNLEASHED FEATURING SHAUN MURRAY is rated "E" for Everyone by the ESRB. Aspyr also shipped a Game Boy Advance version of the game earlier this year.
Austin, Texas-based Aspyr Media Inc. is an established publisher of Macintosh interactive entertainment software and recently began its venture into the PC and GBA as well as DVD and music publishing markets. More information on Aspyr and its product line can be found on the Internet at http://www.aspyr.com.
Founded in 2000, Beenox Inc. is a rapidly expanding game development studio based in Quebec, Canada, specialized in creating innovative technology and original games for personal computer platforms and game consoles. Since its foundation, the company has delivered several highly acclaimed original titles but was also responsible of AAA title ports such as TONY HAWK'S PRO SKATER 4 (PC-MAC), KELLY SLATER'S PRO SURFER (PC-MAC) and TONY HAWK'S PRO SKATER 3 (MAC). With its new 3D technology developed last year (Goliath), the Beenox game division is now busy working on an all-new 3D game.