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Why Tony should be terrified of Skate's bag of tricks

Gamesradar's experience with EA's SKATE:

"It's only been a few days since we had our first Skate experience. But we are still thinking about it, still hearing the clack-clack-clack of wheels on concrete, even as we sit here attempting to forge words into meaningful sentences. Activision's venerable Tony Hawk's pro skater series certainly pushed its own boundaries with the enjoyable Project 8, but Skate is something altogether different.

In fact, Tony's button mashing franchise isn't even on the same map as Electronic Art's fresh new rider, as it streaks in from leftfield to reinvent the genre and show us just how monotonous Tony Hawk has become. So, while we struggle through a serious case of craving for another hands-on session, we'll explain to you how Skate is destined to become the new king of videogame skateboarding..."

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grifter0243609d ago

"So, while we struggle through a serious case of craving for another hands-on session, we'll explain to you how Skate is destined to become the new king of videogame skateboarding." Thats when I stopped reading... Talk about unbiased..? HAHA I never really liked the skateboarding games and this one is no different.. It seems like it would be a good addition to the sixaxis though...

Rasputin20113608d ago (Edited 3608d ago )

To push the Tony Hawk series to another level. Like developers get lazy when they have the only game in that genre i.e. Madden.

Covenant3608d ago

I'm not a big fan of skateboarding games, but Tony Hawk has gotten pretty stagnant. Maybe a little competition will force some improvement.

As for EA and Madden, well...we miss you, 2K football.

not impressed13608d ago

tony hawk sucks to fake not even really skateboarding anymore. good job EA this is a must buy for me. Although i am a skateboarder and a gamer.

lil bush3608d ago

skate is going to really kick tony a$$ cause this is what skateboarding is all about, the authentic moves and syle is what going to be a real great game for the ps3,360 best put it cant wait.

HaKeRsCanRotINHEL3608d ago

innovative game, HUUUUMMMMMMM we'll see.

Agreed Hawks flown the coup one too many times, time for some new blood!

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