Today, Ubisoft announced that Steep Road to the Olympics, an expansion to the open world action-sports game Steep (launched in December 2016) and an Official licensed product of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, integrates a variety of professional athletes from all around the world into the in-game story mode. Available on December 5th, 2017 on PlayStation 4 (including enhanced features on PS4 Pro), Xbox One (including enhanced features on Xbox One X) and Windows PC, Steep Winter Games Edition will include the Steep base game and Steep Road to the Olympics expansion, and are now available for pre-order.
In Steep Road to the Olympics story mode, players will experience the journey of a young athlete training in three freestyle events (Big Air, Half Pipe and Slopestyle) to reach the Olympic Winter Games, and be the first athlete ever to win gold in 3 freestyle disciplines. The competition takes place in the unique South Korean mountains, where the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 are being held, this coming February. Players will also be able to explore the mountains of Japan, carving through unique powder and exceptional environments.
Before each challenge, players will be treated to training tips and insights from Olympians on the variety of Steep Road to the Olympics events, track designs and the competition itself. Video testimonials from 10 legends and rising stars will be integrated in-game.
The expansion will feature fresh Alpine Skiing, Snowboard and Freestyle Skiing events, including Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super-G, Downhill, Parallel Giant Slalom, Halfpipe, Snowboard Cross, Slopestyle, Ski Halfpipe, Ski Cross and Ski Slopestyle.