Activision Publishing, Inc. revealed today the in-game music lineup for this month’s upcoming release of Tony Hawk: SHRED – the latest entry in the best-selling action sports video game franchise. Kids will GO BIG skating and snowboarding like the pros as they SHRED on the game’s innovative board controller to over 60 songs, featuring a mix of current radio sensations from A Day To Remember, Jimmy Eat World, Switchfoot, Vampire Weekend and more, to breaking artists including The Soft Pack, Sleigh Bells, Surfer Blood and Foxy Shazam among others.
But wait a minute! What good is a list of in-game music if you can’t see how it translates into the game? We’re glad you asked because Activision has joined forces with some of Tony Hawk: SHRED’s partners and talent to release exclusive gameplay music video trailers featuring the in-game personas of top athletes: Tony Hawk, Travis Rice, Torah Bright, Lyn-Z Adams-Hawkins and others. Fans can check out the exclusive gameplay music videos at the online destinations below:
Vans’ Geoff Rowley
…and QuikSilver’s infamous Travis Rice and skateboarding superstar Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk: SHRED is an all-new Tony Hawk experience created for a younger audience, featuring larger-than-life gameplay and an innovative motion-sensing board controller that encourages kids to get off the couch and into the action. The game will be available at retail October 26th in North America and October 29th in Europe for the Xbox 360, PlayStation3 and the Wii.