Posts Tagged ‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD’

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD cheap before being pulled

For PCpeeps who wish to thrash hard, shred it to the max, sk8 rather than die, and gleam the cube, our options are sadly limited on PC – and they’re about to get more limited. Activision will remove Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD from sale next week. They do not explain why, but in these situations it’s usually due to some license or another expiring. On the bright side, the game is heavily discounted in the run-up to its disappearance. Folks who buy now will get to keep and play it after the vanishing. Read the rest of this entry »

Pop Shove-It To Indy Nosebone: Tony Hawk HD PC-Bound

Kids, try this at home. Do it right now, god damn it.

As a smaller creature that vaguely resembled a Real Human, I definitely had an embarrassing wannabe skater phase. I dreamed of ramping small wheeled planks off larger, non-wheeled planks while wearing giant, ill-fitting clown shoes. But then my expectations – and, you know, my body – came crashing back down to earth, resulting in lots of blood. So I decided to keep my face far, far away from concrete, and – in the process – bought Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater. And then I never went outside again. So I liked it a lot, is what I’m saying. And now Activision’s remaking it – or rather, THPS1 and 2, in a single package – and releasing it on the most skater-friendly platform of all: PC.

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