All four games on our Outdoor Video Games list have been based on certain outdoor activity practised by many people. Whenever the weather doesn’t allow you to go out and enjoy your favourite outdoor activity, you can enjoy the warmth of your home playing these excellent outdoor video games.
Downhill Domination (2003)
Developer: Incognito Entertainment
Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
Platform: PlayStation 2
Downhill Domination is a sports racing video game released for the PlayStation 2 platform by Sony Computers Entertainment. The gameplay of Downhill Domination is very different from the standard bike-racing games. Players have their character riding downhill almost exclusively, following the downhill tracks and conquering all obstacles. The main menu offers options for single player, multiplayer, as well as an options menu that allows players to modify certain gameplay elements. Besides racing, players can also use certain buttons to attack other racers. These attacks can be upgraded for performing better tricks, collecting power-ups, and taking out opponents.
Downhill Domination received excellent reviews from various rating sites holding 79 aggregate scores out of 100 on Metacritic, 79.24% aggregate scores on GameRankings, and 8.0 aggregate scores on IGT.
No Fear Downhill Mountain Biking (1999, 2001)
Developer: Unique Development Studios
Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color
No Fear Downhill Mountain Biking (also known under the name of No Fear Downhill Mountain Biking Racing) is a MTB video game released for the PlayStation platform by Unique Development Studios in 1999, and 2001 for the Game Boy Color. Being an extreme sports game, No Fear Downhill Mountain Biking consists of riding various mountain tracks from circuits all over the world of various difficulties. The game offers mode for one and two players who can choose for a selection of eight different riders and certain number of tracks to descend.
Kayak Extreme (2002)
Developer: Small Rockets
Publisher: Global Star Software
Kayak Extreme is a water-sport game that was released for PC in 2002 by Global Star Software. In this water-sport game, you are given the double-bladed paddle to show your kayaking abilities. You are racing against the clock in this test of strength, endurance, and guts. The action in the game takes place in white-waters around the world, from the tropical rapids in South Africa to the freezing glacial flows of Alaska.
The game lets players choose from a selection of kayakers and courses including narrow mountain gorges, hidden rocks and huge waterfalls. You can also upgrade your kayaks and paddles to stay competitive and be prepared for anything that comes your way. Paddling your kayak, you need to do everything that’s in your power to line yourself up for the next gate. The game also features authentic racing elements, such as buoyancy manoeuvres, reverse gates, and detailed time models.
Fishin’ Frenzy (2014)
Developer: Reel Time Gaming
Platform: Mobile, Tablet, Desktop
Fishin’ Frenzy is an online video slot that takes you on a fishing trip into the deep blue sea. Reel Time Gaming have designed the game as a five-reel, 10 payline slot with a fantastic aquatic theme. The reels of the game are packed with on-theme symbols including fishing tackle boxes, fishing reels, lifebuoys and more.