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4:30 PM on 12.03.2010

EA CEO: Skateboarding game rage has 'run its course'

Tony Hawk and Shaun White frown as Electronic Arts' John Riccitiello talks. The CEO has told Kotaku that he feels the skateboarding game phenomenon may have "run its course as the representative example" in the broader "actio...

Nick Chester


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1:00 PM on 07.03.2010

Skate 3 heads off to Hawaii

Skate 3 is a skateboarding game, and really the only way to make a skateboarding game better is more skateboarding. Thus the new Danny Way "Hawaiian Dream" DLC for the game should theoretically make it better because it's gi...

Matthew Razak

3:00 PM on 05.19.2010

Play as Dead Space's Isaac Clarke in Skate 3

Even the hero of Dead Space needs to have some fun every now and again. That's right! Isaac Clarke is a playable character in Skate 3. Just enter the code "DEADSPACETOO" in order to play as Isaac and to get a special board to...

Hamza CTZ Aziz



Skate It hits iPod/iPhone, screens smeared by 'Flickits' photo
Skate It hits iPod/iPhone, screens smeared by 'Flickits'
by Nick Chester

You're probably playing Skate 3 right now (and I totally recommend it), but if you're looking to play on the go, consider Skate It for the iPhone and iPod touch.

The game was released on the App Store this week, and will run you $6.99. The title uses a mix of "Flickit" controls and accelerometer controls. If you manage to do anything super sweet, you can save replays, and do so while listening to your own music you have loaded on to your device.

Odd that EA didn't have an iPad native version ready. Sure, you can upscale for the bigger screen, but those iPad specific apps look crisp as hell. I suppose the price tag would also take a hit as well… I'm not even sold on the $6.99 price, not having played it yet. So let me know if you get it and what you think, will you?

Skate It Released for iPhone Ahead of Skate 3 [Shacknews]

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Review: Skate 3 photo
Review: Skate 3
by Nick Chester

While Activision was busy driving its Tony Hawk Pro Skater franchise into the ground, Electronic Arts quietly snuck in with its own title and stole the old pro’s crown. Skate was everything the Tony Hawk series was not, with true “next-gen” visuals and a fresh set of controls that put a new spin (or “flick,” as it were) on the genre.

That was in 2007. It’s 2010, and Skate 3 is now on store shelves. Do the math -- that’s one Skate game a year, every year since its introduction. Déjà vu much? Yearly updates can be the death of a series if not handled carefully, and really, how carefully can you handle it when you just released your last title no more than 12 months ago?

Fortunately, the Skate franchise is new enough that three titles in three years (not to mention a Wii and handheld spin-off called Skate It) isn’t quite the signal of the series’ death knell. With a bevy of new features, there’s little doubt that this third iteration is easily the best yet. But is it enough to satisfy Skate die-hards who already have previous games in their library?

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10:40 AM on 05.11.2010

Skate 3 share features require activation code

Skate 3 is out today, so the chances of you finding a used copy at your local shop are slim. But if you're holding out to save a few bucks on a second-hand copy, you might want to reconsider. One of the key features of Skate ...

Nick Chester

10:40 AM on 05.04.2010

Games on Demand: Prince of Persia, Skate 2, Brothers in Arms

Gamers are so demanding, so three new games have hit Xbox 360 "Games on Demand" this week -- Prince of Persia, Skate 2, and Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway. Prince of Persia and Skate 2 will run you $19.99, and now's the per...

Nick Chester

1:00 AM on 05.01.2010

Absorb this Skate 3 TV ad into your brain

EA has released the Skate 3 TV ad and it barely shows the game off! A majority of the commercial is of people going bat sh*t crazy as others are skateboarding on the ramp. The commercial ends with a few seconds of actual Ska...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

6:00 AM on 04.28.2010

Skate 3 co-op reminds us what skating is all about

This new trailer for Skate 3 that EA sent out to us is really good. It's an example of what cooperative play could be like for you and your friends. What's so effective about it is how it captures the essence of what it's li...

Conrad Zimmerman

3:20 PM on 04.15.2010

Download the Skate 3 demo from XBL and PSN starting today

Reminder time: as of today, the demo for Skate 3 is available via PlayStation Network and Xbox LIVE. It's got single-player for those of you -- much like me -- who passed on the last game, multiplayer for people wanting to me...

Jordan Devore

5:40 PM on 04.08.2010

New screens of Skate 3 emerge

When I was eleven or twelve, I was always on a skateboard. I wasn't one of those kids who was really attempting to learn how to ollie and kickflip, though I'll admit to an occasional fantasy that I might someday. No, it was a...

Conrad Zimmerman





8:00 AM on 04.06.2010

Skate 3 demo hits Xbox LIVE, PSN next week

Electronic Arts has re-confirmed that a demo for Skate 3 will hit Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PlayStation Network on April 15. The demo will feature a small piece of the game's "University District," inside the game's new open...

Nick Chester

9:20 AM on 03.29.2010

Skate 3 demo coming to tempt you in two weeks

Did you know there was a booth for Skate 3 at PAX East? I didn't, but with its looming May 11th release date, it was a pretty safe assumption that there would be. At this very special Skate 3 booth, much like many of the boot...

Conrad Zimmerman

9:40 AM on 03.17.2010

Skate 3 grinds towards shelves May 11

Forcing me to write a stupid skate trick-related headline, Electronic Arts has revealed that Skate 3 will hit North American shelves on May 11. The rest of the world will have to hang tight, as it'll release worldwide on May...

Nick Chester

9:00 PM on 02.25.2010

Skaters allowed in Skate 3's university setting

Grinding on books is hard work. In fact, some skaters would argue that it's "totally impossible, bro" -- something about the "ledges" being too thin. But you can rock out on a library's front yard. Or in the case of Skate 3,...

Brad Nicholson

6:00 AM on 02.17.2010

Here's some new Skate 3 info for your eyes to consume

Destructoid got to check out Skate 3 last week but seeing as how we brought you a pretty detailed preview already, I'll just touch on a couple of things that weren't covered. Other than the new focus on team play online or o...

Hamza CTZ Aziz