Tony Hawk 4Activision has announced the next installment of their best-selling Tony Hawk franchise, Tony Hawk 4, currently in development by the series creator Neversoft Entertainment. Like previous installments of the Tony Hawk franchise, Tony Hawk 4 will feature real pro skateboarders and combo-based gameplay, but nothing more is known on the details of this game. The final name of the game and its intended platforms are still being decided, it could end up not being called Pro Skater.
"Video gamers have come to rely on the Tony Hawk Pro Skater series to push the boundaries of what is fun in a video game," stated Larry Goldberg, executive vice president of worldwide studios for Activision. "By taking full advantage of the power and capabilities of the next-generation platforms, the Neversoft team will take the game to an all-new level of interactivity and fun."
The fourth game in the Tony Hawks Pro Skater series is currently slated for release in fiscal year 2003. Well have more information when it becomes available.