If you were an avid skateboarding or a keen gamer in 2001-2002, it’s highly likely that you recall the best-selling skateboarding game Tony Hawks Pro Skater 3. If you want to take a nostalgic walk down memory lane, continue reading to discover everything that you need to know about one of the most popular skateboarding games of all time.
Tony Hawks Pro Skater 3: Everything that you need to know
It was available for a wide variety of consoles:
Some of the consoles which you could play it on include Play Station 2, Play Station, Game Boy Color, Nintendo 64, X Box, and the Nintendo Game Cube. You could even play it on PC.
You could play as a wide array of skateboarding personalities:
Some of the characters which featured in Tony Hawks Pro Skater 3 include the legend himself Tony Hawk, Bam Magera, and Kareem Campbell. It also featured exclusive unlockable characters such as Wolverine, Kelly Slater the professional surfer, Star Wars’ Darth Maul, and X Men’s Wolverine. If you’re a fan of some of the characters mentioned you may want to search for Tony Hawk wallpaper featuring your favorite characters.
It offered arenas around the world:
Part of the fun of playing this particular title was getting to unlock new arenas and events around the world. For example, not only would you get to skate at the Foundry in California but you’d also get to show off your skating skills at Canada’s Olympic Park as well as in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Tokyo, Japan. If you played it on the X Box you’d also get to skate on an oil rig.
It featured music from famous bands:
As an example, it featured Fight Like a Brave from the Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
So if you grew up in 2001-2002 and played Tony Hawks Pro Skater 3 hopefully you enjoyed getting to take a short trip down memory lane in order to relive a bit of your childhood.