Excerpt: For the record, this game is NOT just a PS2 or Dreamcast port, like some others games coming to the Xbox. It takes advantage on the Xboxs powers, networking and graphics. Hear me out, I own Tony Hawk 2 for the Dreamcast, so for someone to just add X on the end the title, it better be good.
Excerpt: Break out the boards and ready the thumbs, the bomb is back and Tony's better than ever. The newest Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 brings Tony and a crew of the best skaters from the world over together to grind it out and see who's got the best tricks.
Conclusion: THPS2x is worth playing if you are a fan of the Hawk series--and if you have not played a Tony Hawk game, THPS2x is the ideal game to get, since it has all the levels from the first two games.
Excerpt: While the GBA only sports four buttons in total, this clearly does not hinder the gameplay at all. You use the L and R triggers to execute flip and grab moves, while the B and A buttons are assigned for jumping and grinding respectively.
Excerpt: The world’s best skateboarding game just got better. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 2, sequel to the one of the PlayStation’s all time best selling video games, is a virtual extreme sport extravaganza boasting more pro skaters (plus Spider-Man!