Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 Remaster Announced

Activision brings back legendary skateboarding games Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2, remastered by developer Vicarious Visions.

There has been rumor of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater series coming back in a remastered collection, adding first two acclaimed skateboarding video games for some time and a confirmation just came out lately, at Summer Game Fest event.

Today, pro skater Tony Hawk is invited over by developer Vicarious Visions to officially announce Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 remaster to release on September 4, 2020, for PC via Epic Games Store, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 Remaster Announced

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A glimpse of gameplay from upcoming Tony Hawk's Pro Skater remastered series is released by Vicarious Visions.




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Following recent success of Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy is one of the most notable achievements of Vicarious Visions and therefore, publisher Activision assigned them to work on a complete remaster of first two Tony Hawk titles.

Remastered version of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater games will feature all legendary skateboarders, levels, modes, original soundtracks and tricks. It will have the same gameplay from classic titles but in upgraded visuals and with 4K support.

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Same Skaters, New Tricks

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Pro Skater 1 and 2 brings back all pro skaters of original roster including Andrew Reynolds, Bob Burnquist, Bucky Lasek, Chad Muska, Geoff Rowley, Kareem Campbell, Rodney Mullen, Steve Caballero and of course, original birdman Tony Hawk.

These iconic pros return with their unique special moves like Geoff Rowley's Darkside Grind and Tony Hawk's renowned 900. Moreover, these legends have mastered a few new tricks in last two decades to perform some super crazy combos.

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You can revisit all of your favorite levels and play local co-op with a friend or even online multiplayer game modes. Thanks to enhanced and updated graphics, Pro Skater will run at a stable 60 FPS on current-gen consoles as well.

Those who want to hang around on their own park can check out Create-A-Skater and Create-A-Park features. Players are given control to an advanced level of customization to create their own skate park that they also can share online.

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Pro Skater Warehouse Demo

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Activision already tried to remaster these fan-favorites with Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD back in 2012 but Vicarious Visions decided to take inspiration from first two games for a faithful remaster by returning back to franchise roots.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 remaster is available on digital stores and pre-order bonus gives you access to Warehouse Demo before release. Digital Deluxe version owners will receive extra content and gear, which is priced $49.99 only.