SBK-08: Superbike World Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
SBK 08 Superbike World Championship
SBK-08 Superbike World Championship.jpg
PC Boxart
Developer(s) Black Bean Games
Publisher(s) Milestone S.r.l.
Platform(s) PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Xbox 360, PC
Release
  • EU: August 1, 2008
  • NA: November 8, 2008
[1]
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player & multiplayer

SBK-08: Superbike World Championship (known as SBK Superbike World Championship in North America) is the official video game for the 2008 Superbike World Championship season. It features 22 official riders and 12 official race tracks.

The game was going to be planned for the Nintendo DS and the Nintendo Wii but was cancelled.

The European version of PlayStation 3 release lacked Playstation trophies support.

Team Constructor No Rider
Sterilgarda Go Eleven Ducati 3 Italy Max Biaggi
111 Spain Ruben Xaus
Hannspree Ten Kate Honda Honda 7 Spain Carlos Checa
23 Japan Ryuichi Kiyonari
54 Turkey Kenan Sofuoğlu
Team Alstare Suzuki Suzuki 10 Spain Fonsi Nieto
34 Japan Yukio Kagayama
76 Germany Max Neukirchner
Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Yamaha 11 Australia Troy Corser
41 Japan Noriyuki Haga
Team Pedercini Kawasaki 13 Italy Vittorio Iannuzzo
86 Italy Ayrton Badovini
Ducati Xerox Team Ducati 21 Australia Troy Bayliss
84 Italy Michel Fabrizio
HaNNspree Honda Althea Honda 44 Italy Roberto Rolfo
PSG-1 Corse Kawasaki 55 France Régis Laconi
100 Japan Makoto Tamada
R.G. Team Ducati 57 Italy Lorenzo Lanzi
Grillini PBR Team Yamaha 77 France Loic Napoleone
Yamaha France GMT 94 IPONE Yamaha 94 Spain David Checa
194 France Sébastien Gimbert
Guandalini Racing by Grifo's Ducati 96 Czech Republic Jakub Smrz

Race tracks[edit]

SBK08 has 12 official race tracks, including the brand new Salt Lake City race track. Note that Miller Motorsports Park is not available in the PS2 version.

Track Location
1 Losail International Circuit Qatar Qatar
2 Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit Australia Australia
3 Circuit de Valencia Spain Spain
4 TT Circuit Assen Netherlands Netherlands
5 Autodromo Nazionale Monza Italy Italy
6 Salt Lake City United States United States
7 Misano World Circuit San Marino San Marino
8 Brno Czech Republic Czech Republic
9 Brands Hatch United Kingdom United Kingdom
10 Donington Park United Kingdom United Kingdom
11 ACI Vallelunga Circuit Italy Italy
12 Magny-Cours France France

Reception[edit]

SBK08 received mixed reviews, with an average of 65% on GameRankings. It's owest score was 55% from Play,[2] and highest 7/10 from Total PC Gaming.

References[edit]