Ea and Full Circle confirmed that the subsequent Skate recreation (generally known as Skate 4, although not formally titled that at this level) won’t be at EA Play Live later this week, however the builders did share a short teaser video showcasing among the movement seize work occurring for the sport and a few reasonably teasery fan reactions from individuals within the Skate group getting early glimpses at…one thing we aren’t in a position to see but. In a tweet with the the easy remark “we’re working on it,” Full Circle ramped up the hype for the subsequent recreation within the Skate sequence.
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— skate. (@skateEA) July 19, 2021
The video opens with a narrator asking “It’s been 11 years, and we all wanna know: What’s up with Skate?” as movement seize actors skateboard round a small movement seize skate studio. When the narrator asks is anybody has seen gameplay, developer Cuz Parry says “Well… a couple people have seen it…” The remainder of the video is a few closely edited and teasery reactions from distinguished Skate group members fortunate sufficient to get a glimpse at what’s coming.
At first the reactions are reasonably generic—some yelling, individuals saying “sick,” , excited fan stuff—however we do get some minor particulars in a number of different feedback. “…this whole open world…” one remark says, whereas one other mentions “it reminds me of Skate 2.” The narrator continues,” Oh cool! You’re listening to the followers!”
A number of different notable feedback embody “Playing with all the homies will be so sick,” confirming what appears to be some form of on-line part, and “Explain that spinning rail… can you do that to anything?”
“Like, I don’t want to look like anybody else,” one says, apparently confirming some deep character customization for the subsequent Skate. “You guys are in the fucking future!” says one other.
Next, one remark says “Wait, the game is…?” earlier than censoring no matter this fan stated. This censoring even included protecting their face so that you couldn’t learn lips to spoil regardless of the shock is. “The game is what?!?” the narrator says, earlier than reducing again to the unique fan video with an prolonged “Woooowwwww,” as one other says “That’s interesting.” The narrator doesn’t appear proud of this. “Really?” he says, being the voice of all of us.
“You’re not going to show us…anything?” The narrator asks because the video closes out. “So we’re just going to end here? That’s… That’s it? Ah, this is such a tease.”
The display shows the phrases “Roll with us,” because the letters shift between numerous fonts, virtually Loki-style.
Skate 4—or reasonably, the subsequent Skate—was introduced earlier this yr together with the formation of brand name new studio Full Circle, consisting of former Skate builders returning to work on the subsequent recreation within the sequence. Full Circle is helmed by Daniel McCulloch, previously the top of Xbox Live at Microsoft. Skate creators Deran Chung and Cuz Parry are additionally a part of the inventive management at Full Circle, leaving the franchise in good fingers.
“Our big thing is ‘don’t fuck it up,’” Parry says at one level within the newest teaser video. He is aware of how a lot the Skate group has been asking for a brand new high quality Skate recreation, and this teaser is simply to point out that they’re taking the time to do it proper, speaking to the followers, and creating what they appear to hope would be the finest Skate expertise but. While most followers might not be capable to see something but, Full Circle hopes that the excited reactions of distinguished members of the Skate group can be sufficient to maintain you hyped for what’s to come back.