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Val d'Isère – Ski Park Manager

by Thomas on Feb. 19, 2002 @ 6:49 p.m. PST

An exciting challenge has arisen to run a premier international skiing resort. Microids are looking to fill the newly appointed position of Ski Park Manager. The successful candidate must be able to maintain a cool head at times of crisis, and a capacity to multitask in a continually demanding environment. Do you have the right credentials? Then read on…

Ever fancied running your own Ski Resort? - Well now you have the option to do just that. Wield your power and make all those critical decisions - Need a new ski lift? Well build it. Need new accommodation? Build it - the choice is yours and yours alone. However all you decisions are fundamental to the success of the resort, you need to be the ultimate tactician and a master of strategy to succeed in your goal of building the World’s Premier Ski Resort.

Experience the thrills and spills of creating and managing the ultimate Ski Resort

Val d'Isère – Ski Park Manager is a true winter sports/resort build-em-up. Using past games like RollerCoaster Tycoon and Theme Park as inspiration, the design team behind the game have researched every aspect of creating the ultimate winter resort. The management team at Val d'Isère were so impressed by the technology and realism in the game, they were eager it should carry their resort’s full endorsement.

Fine strategy and management are a prerequisite!

Your mission is to build a winter sports resort and provide the quality services needed to keep your holidaymakers happy. To succeed, you will need to think both tactically and strategically, have a cool head on your shoulders when faced with the unexpected and the ability to manage hundreds of tasks simultaneously!

Every single decision you make as the resort’s manager will have a major impact on either the success or failure of your resort. You will have to manage your budget and build chalets, hotels, shops, restaurants, ski slopes, ski lifts, first aid posts, and also hire all the staff needed to maintain and look after your resort’s smooth running. However, staff will need to be trained and constantly reminded to work. Advertising and marketing will also impact on your success.

  • World renowned license – Val d’Isère is one of the leading ski resorts
  • Graphics – leading edge combination of 2D and 3D technology
  • Aggressive retail price - £19.99
  • Release date – March 2002

Interested candidates should apply by email to: Tim Everett - Digital press kits and playable code.

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