January 27, 2009 Leave a comment
Skate 2 shipped last week for PS3 and Xbox 360 and so far, it’s been received pretty damn well. I feel some attachment to it since I helped make it and consequently it’s the first game I’ve ever had my name associated with in some way. If you haven’t already, go check out the demo on PSN / Marketplace and try out some of the new features (or just try the mechanics in general if, heaven forbid, you never played the skate.).
For a quick look at what Skate 2 can do, check out this video on Youtube (click High Quality). It’s impressively technical and also pushes the boundaries of the whole ‘movable object’ thing. Cool stuff.
Gamespot has a pretty concise and level-headed review that’s worth watching too.
And if skateboarding isn’t your thing, there’s plenty else going on in Skate 2:
Vodpod videos no longer available.
Rumour has it that I opened a shop in San Van. Can you find it?