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Levels from Tony Hawk Pro Skater 3 and 4 may be DLC for HD remake

Thursday, 8th March 2012 21:51 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Tony Hawk and Robomodo are hoping to use DLC to bring more vintage levels to Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD.

“The dream of doing this is we can throw levels from 3 and 4 and make them downloadable in this,” Hawk told Joystiq during an interview at GDC 2012.

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD isn’t a revamp of the first game of that name, but rather a collection of levels from the first two releases in the series running on a new engine for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Hawk seems enthusiastic about the unusual remake’s potential for further expansions.

“We can use this as a foundation and platform for that. I really want this to be a foundation we build on so we can do more levels, more skaters, more content that you can download because this is kind of revolutionary to do a franchise game as only downloadable,” he said.

The skater said the team decided to start “relatively small ” with the best sections of the first two Pro Skater games, and build from there.

An Activision representative confirmed there are no barriers to the scheme, but the publisher wants to see how well the game sells before committing.

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  1. K-V-C

    anything to make money ehh activision !!!! if call of duty havnt made use billionaires already !!!

    #1 2 years ago
  2. HeavyD-Love

    Fuck that you fucking cunt bags if you do this you lose my sale. Bastardizing DLC for the wrong reasons…

    Or you better at least sell the base product for much cheaper in this situation. Then I’d buy.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. aseddon130

    just wait for the inevitable price drop of the lot, 6 months later. We’ve lasted a good 4-5 years since a good Tony Hawk so wait a little longer and get it for half the price.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. HeavyD-Love

    1 and 2 had the best levels anyway. 3 was ok.

    #4 2 years ago