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Alternate Title:720 Degrees
Console: Nintendo NES
Region:U
Year: 1989
RFG ID #: U-027-S-00070-A
Part #: NES-72-USA
UPC: 050047103158
Developer: Beam Software
Publisher: Mindscape
Rating:
Genre: Sports
Sub-genre: Extreme Sports
Players: 1
Controller: Standard Controller
Media Format: Cartridge 1 Meg
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Collection Stats:

  • 303 of 7039 collectors (4.3%) have this game in their collection
  • 9 of 7039 collectors (0.1%) have this game in their wishlist.
  • 7 of 7039 collectors (0%) have this game for sale or trade.
Overview:

Though Skate or Die is usually considered to be a better game and is more well-known, 720 is probably worth a look. It is a 2D skateboarding game, based on the Atari arcade game of the same name.

720 features four main skateboarding events: Downhill, Ramp, Jump, and Slalom. By completing the various events, players can advance their "class" level. Earning money in these events allows players to upgrade their character through better board, helmet, pads, and shoe purchases. The game centers around a "park," from which players can skate to the four main events and the four main shops.

Related Games:

Console Reg. Type Title Publisher Year Genre
Nintendo Game Boy Color U S 720 Skateboarding Midway 1999 Sports
Nintendo NES U S Skate or Die [Round Seal] Ultra 1989 Sports
Nintendo NES U S Skate or Die 2: The Search for Double Trouble Electronic Arts 1990 Sports
Nintendo NES U S Ski or Die Ultra 1991 Sports
Game Trivia:

  • Port of the Atari arcade game, 720.
  • Also released on Commodore 64 and Nintendo Game Boy Color.
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