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EA confirms official SKATE release dates

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For gamers interested in Electronic Arts new take of the skateboarding genre SKATE, the game will soon be readily available on store shelves. The PlayStation 3 version of the game is expected to hit U.S outlets September 24th and October 5th for Europe. Xbox 360 owners will get a slightly earlier release date of September 12th and 14th respectively.

Xbox Live members will also get access to a demo August 15th. Besides the usual glimspe of the new game, EA has included a feature in the demo dubbed skate.reel. Like the name implies, skate.reel will allow gamers to record their best skateboarding runs and submit them to to be judged by other players.

There is no word of a similar PlayStation 3 demo, but PSU will inform you of more SKATE news as the game nears release.