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Skate It announced

Skate It announced

EA has announced another game in the Skate franschise - Skate It, due to Wii and the DS later this year. They also took the opportunity to announce Skate 2 to Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. First images of Skate It and some information can be found here.

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Commented on 2008-05-12 23:13:31
Well, I guess we just gotta wait and see if the gameplay can compare to the last game.
Commented on 2008-05-12 23:26:44
I sure hope that kid doesn't bail. I imagine his legs would snap into about 50 different parts.
Commented on 2008-05-13 02:00:39 In reply to Burglarize
In school I knew several skaters that skinny, but most likely EA's taking the cartoony approach with this game, like the "Street" games and that R2R rip-off.
Commented on 2008-05-13 03:11:18
Yeah his legs look like sticks. What is going onnnn
Commented on 2008-05-13 07:18:11
Given the low Resolution of the images and cartoony style, is it possible that these images are Skate it for Wii and not Skate 2? The environments do look a little too good for a Wii game. Any ways, I hope they DON'T take a cartoon approach for skate 2. Skate's realism was something I really enjoyed.
Commented on 2008-05-13 12:25:46 In reply to Tinks
Skinny people tend to bounce better.
Commented on 2008-05-13 12:40:24
Interesting. blatant cash in, but if it entails more Skate games then it's all good. I just hope this doesn't follow the way of the Hawkster. Yearly iterations which drift further from the core design.

Speaking of TH, I read not long ago that they aren't bringing one out this year! Looks like Skate really ruffled Neversoft's feathers. Fingers crossed they knuckle down and bring us a worthy TH game.

Saying that, Skate2 will have to do something special if EA are going to want my money again.

One thing is for sure, now I've tasted the Euphoria engine (GTAIV), I want all games that could use it, to use it!

*prays it will be in Skate2*
Commented on 2008-05-13 14:47:37
Very nice, they could make the best skating game ever if they do it right. There's no cash-in here any more than making a sequel to the first game anyway, so I've got no idea what you're talking about Archaos...
Commented on 2008-05-13 18:18:51 In reply to munkieNS
munkieNS you've got me confused. What don't you understand about my post?
Posted by munkieNS
There's no cash-in here any more than making a sequel to the first game anyway..
Hey I have no qualms about that, nearly all sequels exist for money making reasons. Especially when we're talking about an EA owned game..

Do you think that Skate It is not a cash in?

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