California Games, 1987: one day, surfing games will be like this

The video game developers say it's hard to model water and liquids, but there have been some major changes and progress should be done in entertainment surfing. Look at the "Uncharted", "Far Cry" or "Heavy Rain" incredible water effects.

So, why haven't we got new surfing video games for new generation of consoles like Xbox 360, PS3 or Wii? kicked off the debate more than one year ago, here. A petition was launched in order to ignite the video game industry.

In the last few months, two major surf industry brands have unveiled new surfing games for the iPhone and iPad: "Live The Search: The Ultimate Surfing Game" and "Billabong Surf Trip".

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Maxime Huscenot: another title

The annual European surf industry gala dinner took place last Friday, October 1st, 2010 in a new location, the Quiksilver Campus in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France.

Organized by EuroSIMA, the European boardsports industry manufacturers association, the Waterman’s Ball aims to federate the boardsports industry and raise funds to promote ecological and environmental organizations.

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Blessing of the Waves: 3000 surfers ask God for the best waves | Photo: OC Register

Priests, Rabbis, Imams and others were joined by nearly 3,000 surfers and ocean minded people early Sunday morning for the third annual Blessing of the Waves celebration in Huntington Beach, Calif. This unique observance called on participants to show spiritual appreciation for the ocean and all that it gives the planet and its population.

Attendees were joined by Tongan and Samoan choirs who performed hymns in traditional island attire, honoring the ocean environment and sending their prayers out over the ocean to other coastal communities.

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