snow glide

snow glide

[′snō ‚glīd]
(hydrology)
The slow slip of a snowpack over the ground surface caused by the stress of its own weight.
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From the way the light bounces off the floors in the Professor's mansion to the way the snow glides down from the Narnia sky, this game features some of the best visual landscapes in a game of any genre.