Did You Know EA's Skate Games Were This Hilarious?

As a lapsed fan of the skateboarding video game, I dedicated little personal interest to Electronic Arts' Skate series. What a mistake that was, because as this lowlight reel shows, Skate is great comedy. » 9/30/10 9:00pm 9/30/10 9:00pm

Skate 3 Preview: Peer Pressure Is On

Sequels are hard when the preceding games are good. It's tough to think of what to improve and changing too much because might ruin what made the first game(s) good. » 11/06/09 9:00am 11/06/09 9:00am

Maloof Money Cup DLC Rolls To Skate 2

We've got some fresh screens from the Maloof Money Cup Pack for EA's Skate 2, bringing the world's largest skating championship to your console on July 9th. » 6/30/09 5:00pm 6/30/09 5:00pm

Dyrdek's Fantasy Plaza Coming to Skate 2

Pro-skater and reality TV star Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Plaza skate park will be hitting Skate 2 as downloadable content, Electronic Arts announced today. » 2/19/09 10:20am 2/19/09 10:20am

Skate 2 DLC Tailor-Made For The Cashed-Up, Lazy Consumer

What is this, 2006? We thought the days of EA releasing cynical, lazy pieces of downloadable content were behind us. Silly us! This is, after all, EA we're talking about. » 1/23/09 7:30am 1/23/09 7:30am

Final Skate 2 Pre-Launch Screens Are Vegetarian Friendly

With Skate 2 shipping next week, EA released this final batch of screenshots to remind everyone of what they'll be missing if they don't get it, without an ounce of dead animal in sight. » 1/14/09 5:20pm 1/14/09 5:20pm

EA Sports Gets Into The Sneaker Business

Game sneakers? Old news! But it's new news for EA Sports and the Skate series, with skate company Etnies unveiling a new sneaker designed to cash in on the impending launch of Skate 2. » 1/13/09 6:30am 1/13/09 6:30am

Skate Early With The Skate 2 Demo

Skateboarding fans eager to experience the second game in EA's Skate series will find satisfaction in the coming week, as the company announces a Skate 2 demo for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. » 1/07/09 10:20am 1/07/09 10:20am

Skate 2 Online Does Not Feature Wizards And Warlocks

/ In this latest Skate 2 developer diary-style video featurette, online producer Brian Lindley reveals new online multiplayer modes for the game before storming off set and ultimately killing a guy with eldritch energies. » 1/06/09 5:20pm 1/06/09 5:20pm

Skate 2 Demo To Grind, Fall Then Smash Into 360s On January 8

I picked up Skate on the cheap with some post-Christmas cash. Am absolutely loving it. Can't remember the last time skateboarding in a game was so much fun. So I'm looking forward to Skate 2! » 1/02/09 8:30am 1/02/09 8:30am

Skate 2 Release Date Seen On Mirror's Edge

You're getting a double dose of Skate » 10/31/08 8:00pm 10/31/08 8:00pm dates today, with the Wii-exclusive for a mid-November release earlier today. The proper sequel, , also has a new date, arriving in January 2009, according to the retail box according to IGN. The specific day on which EA "" with is still to be determined, but at least you know…

Skate 2 Soundtrack Is All Eclectic

I firmly believe that the most important aspect of a skateboarding title is its soundtrack. There was a point in time where my MP3 collection consisted solely of music from Activision's Tony Hawk series, and now EA has revealed the soundtrack for both Skate 2 and Skate It, consisting mainly of songs I already own.… » 10/23/08 11:20am 10/23/08 11:20am

Skate 2 Video Reveals Full Pro Skater Roster


Wondering who was going to make the cut into Skate 2? Don't fret because EA has released this new video featuring the full list of the pro skaters you'll find in the game. You'll notice there's no shortage of skaters which will include some old favorites as well as some new ones you can look forward to. » 10/22/08 4:00pm 10/22/08 4:00pm

New Making of Skate 2 San Vanelona Trailer


The guys over at Blackbox are hard at work on your beloved Skate 2 modifying and rebuilding what might have not worked too well in the first game. This making of video focuses on New San Vanelona as well as some other new areas you will see in the game. » 10/10/08 7:40pm 10/10/08 7:40pm

Double Your Bag of Tricks, New Skate 2 Video

When it comes to skateboarding games - you're pretty much glued to the board. Interestingly, this video shows us how in Skate 2 you will finally be able to get off the board and change things around in real time. Want to Evel Knievel 5 barrels? no problem. Get off your board and move the obstacles where you want them.… » 9/29/08 7:20pm 9/29/08 7:20pm

For Your Viewing Pleasure, New Skate 2 Screens

I once tried when I was in elementary school to ride a skateboard down our driveway. All I remember is that it ended with me slamming into a tree and then running inside crying to my parents. Seeing some of the things people can do with a skateboard is just incredible and with that said - Skate 2 looks awesome. We got… » 9/19/08 2:20pm 9/19/08 2:20pm

Skate 2 Goes All Goofy On Us

It's advertising! It's a game feature! It's both! Microsoft has announced that they are teaming up with action sports footware and apparel brand etnies, noted for being far too hip for capital letters, to bring their Goofy vs. Regular skateboarding competition to Skate 2. If I were a vp of marketing at etnies I would… » 9/11/08 1:20pm 9/11/08 1:20pm

A Taste of Skate 2

True that Skate It and it's balance board support is getting a lot of attention right now, but don't think for a second that Electronic Arts has forgotten about Skate 2. » 9/07/08 10:00am 9/07/08 10:00am