Alpine Ski

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Alpine Ski
Alpine Ski.png
In-game screenshot
Developer(s) Taito
Publisher(s) Taito
Platform(s) Arcade Game
  • NA: 1981
Genre(s) Skiing
Mode(s) Single player, 2-player
Arcade system Taito SJ System hardware
Sound Sound CPU : Z80, Sound Chips : AY8910 + DAC
Display Vertical, Raster, 224 x 256 pixels, 64 colors

Alpine Ski (アルパイン・スキ一) is an Alpine skiing arcade game, released by Taito in 1981.


The player controls a skier, who can move left, right, or increase forward speed. The aim is to maneuver a skier through a downhill ski course, a slalom course, and a ski jumping competition in the shortest time possible. Two players can compete against each other.

On November 23, 1982, Eric Olofson holds the official World Record for this game with 500,774 points at Earth Station One Arcade in Antioch, Ca.

Alpine Ski is available on the Taito Legends 2 compilation.

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