SSX on Tour

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SSX on Tour
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Developer(s) EA Canada, EA Montreal
Publisher(s) EA Sports BIG
Series SSX
Platform(s) GameCube
Release date(s) NA October 11, 2005
EU October 21, 2005
JP November 17, 2005
Genre(s) Sports, Snowboarding
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (2)
Input methods GameCube Controller
Compatibility 4Stars4.pngEdit rating: SSX on Tour
Playable
GameIDs GXOP69, GXOE69, GXOX69, GXOJ13
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You can ski or snowboard yourself into stardom in SSX on Tour. The game includes 12 levels for racing and performing stunts. You can earn yourself a spot on the professional tour by winning events and improving your skills. Your success moves you up the rankings until you can call yourself the best on the mountain. This version of SSX features new graphical effects and controller feedback designed to capture the speed of your races and the massive air of your tricks. SSX On Tour also includes new music, art, and characters.

Problems

VP6 Videos

SSX on Tour uses the VP6 video codec, common in Electronic Arts' titles, causing its videos to have vertical line artifacts and other glitches on NVIDIA graphics cards. The Software Render will display VP6 video correctly, but is typically too slow. VP6 rendering also reacts poorly to the Force Texture Filtering enhancements (and Anisotropic Filtering on NVIDIA), causing further scrambling. See issue 7193.

Error

After selecting "Going The Tour" or "Quick Play" an error will occur when loading or shortly after getting in-game. See issue 11570. This has been fixed since at least 5.0-13620.

Configuration

No configuration changes are known to affect compatibility for this title.

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with SSX on Tour since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

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2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.

Testing

This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
r7621 Windows XP Intel Core 2 Duo @ 3GHz ATI FireGL V5600 Working Perfect DeniSSXRus
4.0 Windows 7 Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.3GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti Everything is good! iCore
5.0-13605 Windows 10 Intel Xeon E3-1245 @ 3.3GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 I tested the game for half an hour and it seems playable. It slows down for a second once in a while but I could finish a few races without problem. issue 11570 seems to be solved. VP6 video issues still happen. Nolendil

Gameplay Videos