Tony Hawk Series News


Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 confirms a return to the series' roots

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 9:50am PDT

The latter days of the Tony Hawk franchise introduced a lot of gimmicks, most recently introducing a heavy, expensive skateboard peripheral. All of those gimmicks are now a thing of the past, as Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 is a return to the series' classic gameplay style.


"I'm still a big fan of score-attack games. I really want this game to be about making huge ..."

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Tony Hawk teases new Pro Skater game on Instagram

By Daniel Perez, Apr 22, 2015 9:15am PDT

Tony Hawk decided to have a little fun with the recent leak of his upcoming game by teasing an upcoming reveal for a new Pro Skater.


Tony Hawk: Shred Session launches on iOS & Android this summer

By Andrew Yoon, May 02, 2014 7:00am PDT

As previously teased, the next Tony Hawk game is made for mobile Tony Hawk's Shred Session is a brand new game developed by UK studio Big Bit. Planned for a soft launch later this summer, players will tap and swipe their finger on the screen to perform tricks.


"fantastic! i was just noticing how few F2P endless runners there are on iOS.... ..."

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Tony Hawk's next game to be mobile-exclusive

By Steve Watts, Feb 27, 2014 8:30am PST

Tony Hawk says that his next game is a mobile exclusive targeting a release this year.


"I'm excited for this, but hope it's more akin to the earlier games and not the newer ones."

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Tony Hawk says new game in the works

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 20, 2014 1:15pm PST

Tony Hawk says he's working on a new game, although details are scarce.


"that hd remake was such a let down. terrible physics and controls :( time to fire up my ..."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD grinds onto PC today

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 18, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD ollied onto Xbox Live Arcade in July then boardslide hand dragged its way to PlayStation Network in August, but the PC edition initially due to switch frontside 720 out "a few weeks after" the XBLA launch has only just arrived today. On the bright s...


"I played this when it came out on XBLA and had a really good time with it. I know it's not the ..."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD coming to PS3 in two weeks

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 13, 2012 4:00pm PDT

After a brief stint of exclusivity on Xbox Live Arcade, Tony Hawk's HD facelift is making its way to the PS3. Activision has announced that the game will be available on PlayStation Network on August 28th.


"I 100%'d the game with the transforming d-pad. It feels good."

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Tony Hawk HD opens opportunity for 'fuller game'

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 30, 2012 1:00pm PDT

The HD release of Tony Hawk may have opened up the doors to making new Tony Hawk games in the future.


"I loved it so much I pushed through to getting all the achievements in one night. Not sure if ..."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD review

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD compiles old stages with some new modes and a fresh coat of paint, but is it worth taking for another spin?


"Oooh, I've been itching for some throw-back must-land-umpteen-button-press-trick action. Any ..."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD coming to PC

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 11, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Tony Hawk's HD revamp won't skip PC, Activision has finally announced. A PC version will be available "a few weeks after" the upcoming Xbox Live Arcade version of the game.


"I just bought 1400 MS Points for the X-Box version before this announcement. Argh."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD to add revert as DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 03, 2012 3:00pm PDT

While Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD combines the first two games in the franchise in one high-definition mash-up, Activision has already announced plans to release content from THPS3 as DLC. The $5 add-on will also include the ability to revert.


"I can't wait for this game. Probably the only game I'll jump on and buy DLC for."

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD soundtrack listing detailed

By Andrew Yoon, May 23, 2012 2:30pm PDT

The complete 16 song set list for Tony Hawk HD has been revealed.


"This game could make me turn on the Xbox for the first time in like a year. "

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD revisiting THPS3 for DLC

By Alice O'Connor, May 17, 2012 6:45am PDT

Though Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD is an attempt to recapture and rework the glory of the first two in the skate 'em up series, Activision has confirmed that a few levels from Pro Skater 3 will sneak in as downloadable content, with fans having a say.


"They are bringing back thps2 levels and the manual will be in there "

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD coming in June

By Steve Watts, May 07, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Tony Hawk has mentioned that the upcoming Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD reboot is coming in June.


Tony Hawk confirms skater roster, soundtrack for HD revamp

By Steve Watts, Mar 14, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Tony Hawk answers some fan questions about Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD, including new skaters, some soundtrack details, and more.


"Yeah, I think I played the demo on the Dreamcast at least 30 hours."

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