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Description

The sequel to Tony Hawk's Pro Skater adds many new tricks, while retaining those from the original, and a complete roster of the greatest skaters worldwide. Among the new tricks is the "manual", which allows the player character to balance on two wheels. There are also more options for scoring high-trick combos. Trick combinations can also be edited and customized. It is possible to visit some of the most popular skate parks in the world, or create own areas and share them with other players. Players can also create their own skaters, with a choice of clothing and official skateboards.

Screenshots

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 PlayStation Intro movie scene.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 PlayStation Grinding the helicopter.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 PlayStation Tony Hawk makes a nosegrind over the pipe
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 PlayStation Skating at middle street is too dangerous.

Alternate Titles

  • "托尼霍克职业滑板2" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "THPS2" -- Informal abbreviation
  • "SK8: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Simply Incredible! Anatole (52) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Fun, but way too unrealistic ZombieDepot (45) 2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars

Critic Reviews

Gaming Age Oct 17, 2000 A 100
GamePro (US) Nov 29, 2000 5 out of 5 100
PSX Extreme Sep 19, 2000 9.7 out of 10 97
Video Games Sep, 2000 94 out of 100 94
Svenska PlayStation Magasinet Oct, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Cincinnati Enquirer Oct 25, 2000 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Darkstation 2000 9 out of 10 90
Thunderbolt Games Mar 22, 2011 9 out of 10 90
WomenGamers.com Dec 07, 2000 8 out of 10 80
Game Critics Oct 16, 2000 8 out of 10 80

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Cameos

Through cheating or winning enough careers, you can play as Spider-Man.

Awards

  • Game Informer Magazine
    • August 2001 (Issue #100) - voted #4 in the Top 100 Games of All Time poll
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