Game details

Game:
Tony Hawk's Proving Ground
AKA
Genre:
Sports
Sub Genre:
Skateboarding
Release Date (US):
October 15th, 2007
Release Date (UK):
Players:
1
Online Players:
N/A
Developers:
Neversoft
Publisher:
Activision
Rating:
T [Teen]
PSU Rank:
114 of 1166 Games
PSU Rank on PS3:
108 of 0 Games
Additional Information:

About Tony Hawk's Proving Ground

The 9th installment in the Tony Hawk skateboarding series.

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PSU Review Score
5.5
Avg. user review score:
3.3

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Summary

Tony Hawk's Proving Ground is a disappointing entry in the series, especially when compared to such an innovative title as EA's skate. If you've played any game in the series before, there's no reason to pick it up again.

We like

  • Nailing and linking custom tricks can be an inventive and fun experience

We dislike

  • The feeling of "been there, done that" is hard to shake
  • Underwhelming graphics, physics, and animation disappoint
  • The video editor could have been so much more

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The earlier titles in the Tony Hawk series were often cited for their innovation. The original Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater brought the sport of skateboarding into the videogame industry. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 2, often considered the best in the series, revolutionized the gameplay formula by adding manuals into the mix. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3 added an online mode, THPS4 modernized the classic career mode found i...

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Tony Hawk's Proving Ground News

  • The Tony Hawk franchise to undergo changes

    The Tony Hawk series has been an audacious brand for Activision since the debut in 1999 for the original PlayStation. Since then, the franchise has sold over 30 million units worldwide, establishing themselves as the king of skateboarding titles. Activision’s most recent foray was the title, ...

  • Tony Hawk's Proving Ground demo coming soon

    Activision has announced their upcoming release, Tony Hawk's Proving Ground, will have a PlayStation Network (PSN) demo before Thanksgiving. In other words, once November roles around keep a close eye on the PlayStation Store. While numerous people feel that Tony Hawk is repetitive, this next-ge...

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