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Shredders - Gameplay, features, PC specs and more

Shredders is a new snowboarding game from developer FoamPunch on Xbox Game Pass and boasts epic gameplay made for riders by riders.
Shredders - Gameplay, features, PC specs and more
Shredders is a new sports game from independent developer FoamPunch and is described as "a love letter to snowboarding." Drawing inspiration from professional snowboarders and snowboarding movies, Shredders immerses players in a vast open world, rich with diverse terrains and beautiful, hand-crafted scenery, made for riders by riders.

Shredders - Release Date

Shredders was released on 17th March 2022 and is available exclusively on Xbox Series X|S and Microsoft Windows gameplay platforms. The game is also included with the Xbox Game Pass, starting at $9.99 per month. Otherwise, players can purchase the game via Steam or the Microsoft Store for $29.99.

Notably, Shredders is optimised for play on Xbox next-gen consoles. The game will utilise the Series X|S' unique capabilities, including fast load times, exceptional 4K UHD, and HDR visuals and framerates up to 120 FPS.

Shredders - Gameplay and Features

Shredders is a unique game inspired by snowboarding movies and "amped up" games from the original Xbox. Better still, the game was designed by riders for riders, making it a project "fed by passion."

What is Shredders about?

The game centres around you and your friend Scotty making "goofball snowboarding videos" at the Frozen Wood resort. You are then approached by a brand ambassador named Lisa, who makes an offer for some sponsored clips.

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Meet snowboarding pros and learn their moves in Shredders' story mode.

Lisa then gives you a glimpse into a whole new snowboarding world, introducing you to pro riders, snowmobiles and showing you all the epic spots to hit. You will also have a chance to meet some of the pros, learn moves, and compete against them in an invitational.

What are the Shredders' features?

The game boasts a massive open world that is hand-sculptured from top to bottom. Players can enjoy the game's exceptional scenery, ranging from parks and urban environments to beautiful mountaintops. "This open world is waiting to be shredded."

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Shredders boasts a huge open world.

"Shredders is for powder fanatics and park rats, for street snowboarders and backcountry explorers. Mastering the diverse terrain is challenging but o so satisfying."

Shredders encourages players to embrace and refine their unique style, noting, "Every move feels amazing from gorgeous spins with Jamie Anderson, to lawn darts with Sebbe De Buck, and knuckle huck tricks with Marcus Kleveland."

Additionally, the game boasts a single-player story and multiplayer mode, allowing you to play solo or online with friends. For those music boffs, Shredders also includes an original soundtrack by Belgian producer Jennifur, called Nowhere, Now Here.

Shredders - PC Requirements

These are the minimum and recommended system specifications required to play Shredders on Windows PC. Note: Shredders requires a controller to play. Playing with a keyboard and mouse isn't supported.

Minimum requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Quad Core Processor > 2.5Ghz (64-bit)
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA 1060, AMD RX56
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 15 GB available space
shredders game pc requirements
Shredders does not require a high-end PC system.

Recommended requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Octa Core processor > 3.0GHZ (64-bit)
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA 2070 , AMD 5700XT
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 15 GB available space

And that's it. Shredders is currently available exclusively on next-gen Xbox Series X|S consoles and Windows PC, retailing for $29.99. Shredders is also available on Xbox Game Pass, starting at $9.99 per month.

 

All featured images courtesy of FoamPunch.