Activision Announces Disney's Extreme Skating Adventure
Activision and Disney Interactive announced today Disney's Extreme Skate Adventure, a new skateboarding title utilizing the Tony Hawk Pro Skater 4 game engine. The game allows players to control characters from three Disney animated films: Toy Story 2, Tarzan, and The Lion King. Also, a new Create-A-Skater option has been introduced that enables players to customize a kid skater by selecting clothing and accessories. With this mode, Activision is casting 10 real kids to be added as characters in the game.
"At Activision our goal is always to couple the best gameplay
experience with all the properties we have, whether the game is based on a
professional athlete, a movie or kid-oriented characters," said Kathy Vrabeck,
executive vice president, global publishing and brand management, Activision,
Inc. "Disney's Extreme Skate Adventure takes all of the professional moves
realistic skateboard experience of our best-selling Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 game and gives these well-loved characters new adventures as skateboarders in their traditional environments. We are also very excited about the Create-A-Skater feature that allows our consumers to create unlimited hours of personalized fun."
"By working with innovative leaders in the industry, we are able
to create great games that reflect the true spirit of the films," said Sanjeev
Lamba, vice president of marketing and international, Disney Interactive.
"We're pleased to continue our ongoing relationship with Activision on Disney's
Extreme Skate Adventure which gives some of our beloved movie
entirely new adventures in skateboarding."