Winter Challenge (Atari 8-Bit, 5 1/4" Disk) Thunder Mountain - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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Winter Challenge
Packaging cover Winter Challenge.
Product ID 50047-10122
Product UPC 050047101222
Platform(s) Atari 8-Bit
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Mindscape
Label Thunder Mountain
Developer(s) Tynesoft
Category(s) Entertainment, Sports, Olympics, Winter Olympics
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Bring home the excitement of world-class competition as you go for the gold in five challenging winter sports. Hear the snow crunch under your skis as you shuss Downhill and zig-zag through the Giant Slalom. Careen around curves in the Bobsled race. Go for a bulls-eye in the Biathlon, Feel the exhilaration of a perfect Ski Jump landing. To be the best takes skill and determination - test your mettle as you strive for top honors in Winter Challenge.


  • Exciting action in five winter events: Ski Jump, Downhill, Bobsled, Giant Slalom, and Biathlon.
  • Realistic graphics and animation.
  • On-screen clock keeps track of time as the seconds tick away.
  • One to six players can go for the gold.

System Requirements

Atari 8-Bit
Required RAM 64K
Requires Joystick Yes
Supported Video Color

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Winter Challenge. Retail Box back Winter Challenge.



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