Developer(s): Rainbow Studios
Publisher(s): Atari
Genre: Racing
Wikipedia: Splashdown
Game review links: Metacritic84/100
Game description: Speed through the water while busting freestyle tricks on a Sea-Doo. Splashdown is a high quality visual experience associated with realistic water physics and Sea-Doo handling. 18 lush real-world environments and 8 wild characters with their own signature tricks complete the game play.


NTSC-U Boxart
Game general and emulation properties:
ESRB rating: E (Mild Lyrics)
Widescreen patch available
Software rendering only
Supports up to two local players
Languages supported:
English: SLES-50486 & SLUS-20223
Japanese: SLPM-65113 & SLPM-65309
German: SLES-50486
French: SLES-50486
Spanish: SLES-50486
Italian: SLES-50486
Region NTSC-U:
Serial numbers: SLUS-20223
Release date: November 5, 2001
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region PAL:
Serial numbers: SLES-50486
Release date: November 9, 2001
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region NTSC-J/C/K:
Serial numbers: SLPM-65113
SLPM-65309 (Atari Hot Series)
Release date: July 11, 2002
June 26, 2003 (Atari Hot Series)
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?

Test configurations on Windows:

Environment Configurations Comments Tester
Region OS CPU/GPU Revision Graphics Sound/Pad
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  • Intel Core i7-3770K @ 4.60 GHz
  • AMD Radeon HD 7950 3GB Crossfire
1.3.0 r5927 GSdx r5932
  • SPU2-X r5893 2.0.0
  • LilyPad 0.11.0
BIOS: any, Strong CPU is recommend when using software mode. Corrupteagle
NTSC-U Windows
  • I5 3330
  • HD radeon 6850
1.3 Git 5 of June GSDX
  • SPU2-X
  • ?
USA v02.20(10/02/2006), EE/VU Clamp: Standard, EE/VU Rounding: Standard, Status


  • Original names: スプラッシュダウン (SLPM-65113)

Known Issues

Polygons glitch

  • Status: Active
  • Type: Serious
  • Description: Starting a race will result in extreme slowdown and polygons covering the screen.
  • Workaround: Use software mode.

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