Reviews and Problems with Tony Hawk's Project 8
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20 March 2015
Summary: Tony Hawks Project 8 brings the series back to its roots, so if the antics and silliness of the THUG games and THAW werent your cup of tea but you still loved the gameplay, Project 8 will make you very happy.
Excerpt: With the launch of Microsoft’s next-gen console, the first console version of a Tony Hawk game was a fact… Unfortunately this wasn’t such an innovating (let alone good) game. After all, Tony Hawk: American Wasteland was developed mainly for older consoles like the PS2 and Xbox.
Excerpt: Reengineered from the ground up for Sony and Microsoft’s next-generation consoles, Tony Hawk’s Project 8™ immerses players in the definitive skateboarding experience using ultra-realistic graphics, enhanced physics and extremely responsive controls that simulate the feeling of skating with every...
Excerpt: How long can such a series last? Well as the Tony Hawk’s series enters its eighth incarnation, the answer is simple, and that’s a very long time. Neversoft and Activision will keep pumping additions to the series out until sales rapidly decline, although to expect another eight releases from the...
Conclusion: Overall impressions of THPS Project 8 are that if you own a PS2, don't own this game, because it will only let you down. Shaba had a lot to compete with when going up against Neversoft's previously created franchise. The soul of THPS games are noticeably absent in the PS2 version.
Excerpt: For a time, it seemed like the old glory days of the Tony Hawk series were long gone. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland and Tony Hawk's Underground 1 and 2 were more focused on Jackass-style pranks, pushing morons like Bam Margera to the front, letting the skateboarding fall by the wayside.
Conclusion: All in all there was some solid songs but I didnt like the Hip-Hop songs lots. But this game has a solid soundtrack Overall 7/10 With all that said this game is good but some of the glitches and story goals and acheivements(like the get to #1 rank is very frustrating) but this is a fun game none of...
Conclusion: Overall, Project 8 is an incredibly diverse, challenging and accomplished skating romp that should appeal to fans and newcomers alike; lets face it, it enticed me, a relative newcomer to the series.
Conclusion: Tony Hawk's Project 8 did a solid job
synthesizing the sound effects for taking off of
the ramp and accurately depicting the grinds.
The voice-over work is okay for the most part,
but the music rocks to give you that boost of