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  • News Skate 4 Playtests Will Kickflip onto Console Eventually, EA Promises

    Gnarly bro

    Skate (or Skate 4, as it's colloquially known) is currently in development, with EA inviting the community in over the past year to kick its tiny, skate-board-sized wheels on PC. This has all been going swimmingly, apparently, but EA has thrown us console warriors a lifeline; we'll get the chance to have our say on PlayStation platforms,...

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  • News Watch More Pre-Pre Alpha Gameplay of the New Skate in Latest Dev Diary

    How do you do

    EA announced a brand new entry in the beloved Skate series back in 2020, after a legion of fans repeated "Skate 4" at every given opportunity. It's a win, no question — these skateboarding titles are a real treat — but the publisher probably announced it a little too early. As we can see in this new dev diary, the game is still in...

Thursday14th Jul 2022

  • News Skate's Anticipated PS5, PS4 Reboot Will Be Free-to-Play

    But will you bail?

    The new Skate game from EA Sports and Full Circle will be a free-to-play, live service game. It’s, of course, the natural progression for a series that’s aiming to be a skating sandbox where you make up the rules one ollie at a time, but it’s certainly a surprise change of direction for a franchise that has historically been...

Thursday30th Jun 2022

Tuesday21st Jun 2022

  • Rumour Skate 4 Reportedly Ready for Full Reveal in July

    Skate or die

    It's been just about two years since EA announced a new Skate game is in development, and we've seen very little since. There was that leaked footage from an extremely early build, but nothing official has come out about the project. With newly created studio Full Circle on dev duties, it sounds like the time may finally be right to lea

Thursday21st Apr 2022

Monday19th Jul 2021

  • News Skate 4 Won't Be at EA Play Live, But Here's a Behind the Scenes

    It doesn't give away much

    Update: Well, here's your first look at the new Skate game. Not really, it's still incredibly early, of course — it's a behind-the-scenes instead. The video focuses on motion capture, as well as some clips of feedback from fans. Check it out: It sounds like the game's going to be largely what we expected: an online...

Wednesday27th Jan 2021

  • News EA Establishes New Studio to Make Next Skate Game

    "Things have come full circle"

    The next Skate game, confirmed to be a thing during EA's digital event last summer, is a very long ways off — so much so that the publisher has only just announced it's putting together an entirely new studio to make it. The Vancouver-based Full Circle will lead development on the title, joined by Deran Chung, Cuz...

Tuesday23rd Jun 2020

  • News Skate 4 to Focus on Community and User-Generated Content, EA Suggests

    Wants to appeal to a wide audience

    It feels like the gaming world has been waiting on a new entry in the Skate series for eons, and EA has finally announced its return. Yes, a brand new Skate game is in the works, and while it's undoubtedly very early days, the publisher has hinted at some details in a recent investor call. As reported by VGC,...

Friday19th Jun 2020

  • News There's a New Skate Game in Development

    That's it. That's the article

    After years and years of fan demands, EA has announced that a new Skate game is in development – presumably for the PlayStation 5. We say presumably because, well, the publisher quite literally had nothing else to share. No trailer. No name. No vague release date. Nothing. There’s a new Skate game in development,...