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Tony Hawk’s™ Pro Skater™ 1 and 2 gets a radical remake

This week, Activision announced the remastering and release date of Tony Hawk’s™ Pro Skater™ 1 and 2. Hawk himself and Vicarious Visions – the studio behind Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – have joined forces to reimagine a classic. THPS 1 and 2 features most of the original soundtrack, the same stages, some new tricks, and more robust character and skatepark creation tools.

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Dropping in on September 4, 2020, Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 and 2 is set to bring back original levels, pro skaters, tricks, modes, and songs from the iconic soundtrack, as well as amp up the experience with new ways to play including online Multiplayer.

Activison breaks down all the exciting features fans can look forward to in their Press Release below. Click here to read more on the latest entertainment and gaming news.

Same Tony, New Tricks

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 and 2 will feature the full original roster of pro skaters from the turn of the 21st century. That includes Steve Caballero, Geoff Rowley, Bucky Lasek, Elissa Steamer, Kareem Campbell, Andrew Reynolds, Bob Burnquist, Eric Koston, Rodney Mullen, Jamie Thomas, Rune Glifberg, Chad Muska… And of course, Tony Hawk.

These skaters all come with their own Special Moves – from Geoff Rowley’s Darkside Grind to Tony Hawk’s legendary 900 – and have learned a few new tricks over the past two decades, including the Revert, Lip Tricks, and the Wall Plant, allowing you to pull off incredible combos like never before.

The remaster will also feature all the original levels from the first two games in the franchise, from the Warehouse to The Bullring, as well as many of the songs from the original games to amp you up while you go for that Sick Score. Those levels can be played solo with goals old and new, with a buddy for local co-op, or online with original multiplayer game modes.

All of this will be presented in stunning 4K resolution* with updated and enhanced graphics, running at a frame rate crisper than a perfect 50-50 grind: 60 FPS.

Create-A-Skater and Create-A-Park Return, Revamped

Rather carve up your own park with a skater you created? Create-A-Skater and Create-A-Park are back with some dope features added in.

Create-A-Park will feature a robust editing suite, enabling an incredible level of customization to create the skate park of your wildest imaginations. These parks can be shared online with friends.

After you create a park, why not create yourself – or a friend… or one gnarly looking poser – in Create-A-Skater? With plenty of customization options, including some that feature iconic skating and street brands, you’ll be able to express a crazy amount of creativity just in your custom skater alone.

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 will be available worldwide for the suggested retail price in the U.S. of $39.99. A digital deluxe version that includes unique content and gear will be available for the suggested retail price in the U.S. of $49.99.

The Limited-Edition Birdhouse Deck

For the ultimate fan, a collector’s edition will be available for the suggested retail price of $99.99 in the U.S., complete with the digital deluxe content and a limited-run Birdhouse deck.

The deck features the iconic Falcon 2 design, reissued exclusively for the collector’s edition. Although the deck is fully skateable, you may not want to hit too many gnarly grinds with it, as it also features a printed autograph from the birdman himself.

Pre-Order Information

Digital Pre-Order Incentive

Those who digitally pre-order** Tony Hawk’s™ Pro Skater™ 1 and 2 will receive access to the Warehouse Demo ahead of the games’ official launch. Expect to catch some air in the Warehouse level during the Summer, with an exact date to be announced later.

Physical Pre-Order Bonus

Those who pre-order a physical copy of Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 and 2  from select retailers will receive a  Limited Edition Gift-With-Purchase, Tony Hawk Mini Fingerboard*** at launch. This Gift-With-Purchase is available exclusively at GameStop (in the USA), EB GAMES (in Canada), and select retailers in LATAM, Europe and Australia, while supplies last.

Pre-Order Your Preferred Edition Today!

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 will be available worldwide for the suggested retail price in the U.S. of $39.99. A digital deluxe version that includes unique content and gear will be available for the suggested retail price in the U.S. of $49.99.

Information about Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 including local suggested retail pricing can be found at www.tonyhawkthegame.com. Also be sure to follow news on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram @tonyhawkthegame, as well as subscribe to the YouTube channel at YouTube.com/tonyhawkthegame.

*4K Available on PS4 Pro, Xbox One X, and supporting PC systems.

**Pre-orders coming soon to PlayStation Store.

***Restrictions apply. While supplies last. Available for pick-up on 9/4/20 with purchase of game. Limit one mini fingerboard per game. Appearance may vary.


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