Frustrating to play at first and it might bore you after a long while due to repetition
Created in 1987 by EA (Electronic Arts) for the arcades and ported to the NES in the same year by Konami and Ultra, Skate And Die is a game where you skate either 1 of 2 downhill courses or 1 of 2 different half pipes. Proving to be an excellent arcade game, Konami thought it'd be cool if they ported the game to the NES, they'd appear more versatile in style. Well, they managed that, and they managed to keep it true to the arcade.
There are five different modes of play; freestyle, high jump, downhill jam, downhill race and joust. There is also the option to do all of them at once, though that's if you sign up at the start up screen. The start up screen is actually the skate shop with some middle-aged ex-marine with a blue mohawk, with a sign up sheet and a couple of text choices like practice and compete. S...