X360, PS3 Saturday, September 22, 2007 | 8:04 PM

Introduction video for SKATE

Introduction video for SKATE

Already available in North America for about a week, here's the introduction video of SKATE, which is both funny and cool. As an added bonus, this has been made with real actors and I can't imagine all the trouble they went through just to give us these few seconds of entertainment. Enjoy.


Intro video
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Commented on 2007-09-22 20:39:49
....I don't understand the ad.
Commented on 2007-09-22 20:56:57
Best Intro EVER!!!!!!
@privatejohn
All these guys are the proskaters from the game. And it's just so funny to see them in these roles :D
I can't stop watching it..damn
Commented on 2007-09-22 21:10:45
I love Big Black on the bike :D
Commented on 2007-09-22 23:13:13
^
yeah.. with their gimp looking outfits..

Great intro.. it's a crazy suprised how skate plays better than the new TH..

EA did good this time.
Commented on 2007-09-22 23:23:21
Hehe cool can't wait any longer for this game...i've played the demo literally hundreds of times.

Rob and Big = Awesome haha...gonna be ace!
Commented on 2007-09-22 23:31:30
WTF? i dont get it... maybe i`m too old? :(
the first few seconds actually have something to do with SKATEBOARDING, the rest is just weird :o/
someone enlighten me please :)
Commented on 2007-09-23 00:08:22
@lemetre
Come on......just read the second comment....-.-
Commented on 2007-09-23 00:25:18
only thing i dont like about this is u cant skip the intro scene. so once u guys get the game just be prepared to watch the whole thing over again.

oh and Lemetre, the rest of the vid is to introduce all the skaters you will be playing with in the game. like you will see Big Black in the game and everyone else u saw in the Vid.
Commented on 2007-09-23 01:27:08
You don't need to watch the intro a 2nd time unless you create a new skater.
Commented on 2007-09-23 02:16:40 In reply to INDIGO
Posted by INDIGO
You don't need to watch the intro a 2nd time unless you create a new skater.
yes you do, just watch the video on this page and that will be the first time you see it. buy the game, you're going to see it again and cant skip it.
Commented on 2007-09-23 03:00:34 In reply to mustacio
Posted by mustacio
only thing i dont like about this is u cant skip the intro scene. so once u guys get the game just be prepared to watch the whole thing over again.

oh and Lemetre, the rest of the vid is to introduce all the skaters you will be playing with in the game. like you will see Big Black in the game and everyone else u saw in the Vid.
hm ok, i "get" it now, .... still not my cup of tea :o/ i AM too old ^_^
Commented on 2007-09-23 04:12:43
Anyone know if this video plays when caching the game to the HDD? Tony Hawk Project 8 did that with a video too, took a few minutes if the game wasn't cached on the HDD (if you cleared your cache or played ~15 games).

Live action movies are fun, reminds me of the early CD-ROM games days, but I didn't really like being forced to watch the video, it was pretty long.
Commented on 2007-09-23 04:38:51 In reply to lemetre
Posted by lemetre
hm ok, i "get" it now, .... still not my cup of tea :o/ i AM too old ^_^
well the live acting is the only time u will see it in the game, the rest of the games cutscenes are done from in-game. but i guess it all depends if u just like skateboarding. cause you dont need to do the career mode in this game to have a fun time. it kind of feels like you're an actual skateboarder. oh and yeah u dont unlock new tricks in this game, you get all the tricks right from the start.

the only thing that is a big plus with the career mode is you get to unlock certain areas like new skate parks and stuff like that.

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