Activision Blizzard Inc. this week said it will release Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD to the Playstation Network division of Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and the Xbox Live division of Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 in summer 2012.
Developed by Robomodo, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD is a digital download title that will include new high-definition graphics and online functionality.
It will retail at about $15.
“We’re going back to the core of what made the original Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater games so popular, while leveraging today’s console power and online capabilities,” said Tony Hawk.
“We’ve updated many elements to reflect today’s skateboarding scene as well. Long-time fans of the series will appreciate the huge amount of polished content at a very low price.”
Skateboarding pros to be featured in the title include Nyjah Huston, Chris Cole, Eric Koston, Andrew Reynolds, Rodney Mullen, Lyn-z Adams Hawkins (Pastrana), Riley Hawk, and Tony Hawk.
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater was released in 1999.