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The folks over at Did You Know Gaming have put together a new video covering the early history of the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater series.
The video covers the development of the first game, which was built using a modified version of the engine of Neversoft's previous game, Apocalypse, which starred Bruce Willis. Early builds of the game – the ones showed to Tony Hawk in an attempt to obtain his approval for the game – used Bruce Willis' Apocalypse character model. You will find a handful of other interesting facts about the first Tony Hawk's Pro Skater in the video below.
You can check out other videos from the Did You Know Gaming channel covering Harvest Moon, the history of the Nintendo 64, and the PlayStation by hitting the links.
Thanks to Vitas Varnas for the news tip!
[Source: Did You Know Gaming on YouTube, DidYouKnowGaming.com]
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