PlayStation®2 Presents the Jet X2O™ IJSBA World Finals
Personal Watercraft Fans Will Get a Sneak Preview of Upcoming Extreme Watercraft Racing Game at This Year's IJSBA World Finals in Lake Havasu, Arizona WHO: Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., maker of the world's best-selling PlayStation and PlayStation®2 computer entertainment systems, with more than 1,500 of the highest-rated videogame titles on the market-with something to satisfy everyone! (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000510/SFW104-a ) WHAT: Jet X2O, the upcoming extreme watercraft racing title for PlayStation 2 available October 29, is the title sponsor at this year's IJSBA World Finals in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. During the IJSBA World Finals, Sony Computer Entertainment America will have a 20 X 40 booth with three PlayStation 2 systems playing Jet X2O for consumer sampling. In addition, Jet X2O will be featured on a VIP houseboat that will include a PlayStation 2 system for sampling. WHEN: Sunday, October 6 - Sunday, October 13, 2002 WHERE: For the fourth consecutive year, the race site will be at the purpose-built IJSBA Aqua Stadium on the grounds of the Crazy Horse Campgrounds and RV Resort in the popular water resort of Lake Havasu City, Arizona. ABOUT JET X2O: Get ready, get wet and take your watercraft through eight massive exotic racing environments including a swamp, the Arctic, a Pacific island and the legendary city of Atlantis. Providing intense watercraft racing in a fast- paced, arcade style format, Jet X2O provides players with more than 30 intense, motocross-inspired tricks as well as player specific tricks to perform in various race modes. With ten highly stylized concept watercrafts to choose from, players will be challenged with water and terrain of all sorts. From raging rivers, turbulent rapids, massive waterfalls and hair-pin turns, players not only have to worry about their own watercraft stability, but also the competitors racing aggressively around them. ABOUT THE IJSBA WORLD FINALS: From Australia to Thailand, the world's finest watercraft racers will challenge the best USA racers at the 21st International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) World Finals. Featuring over 1,500 entries from 40 U.S. states and nearly 30 nations, the IJSBA World Finals is the premier personal watercraft racing extravaganza in the world and boasts more than $120,000 in prizes and contingencies in the massive eight-day event. The IJSBA World Championship titles will be presented in 30 closed-course racing classes and both Pro Freestyle and Amateur Freestyle.
CONTACT: Ryan Bowling, +1-650-655-3657, or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Alyssa Casella, +1-650-655-3617, or email@example.com, both of Sony Computer Entertainment America.
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