Tony Hawk’s Shred Session is coming to iOS this Summer as a free to play game that includes to main game modes: Survival puts players to the task of stringing together continuous arrays of tricks to keep going, and Shred Sessions which focus on completing loads of familiar Tony Hawk style objectives like collecting “SKATE” and tons more.
The playable skaters in the game are as follows, along with their subsequent bio’s if you don’t follow the skater scene:
Riley Hawk: Being the son of Tony Hawk put Riley on a board at the age of three. Being one of the most dedicated skateboarders in the world did the rest. His hard work, style, and versatility won Riley The Skateboard Mag’s “Year’s Best Am” award and his own Baker pro model in 2013.
Lizzie Armanto: Lizzie Armanto is a dominant force on the women’s skate scene. From 2010 – 2012 Lizzie was ranked #1 in World Cup Skateboarding and in 2013, Lizzie won gold at the first ever Women’s Skateboard Park event at X Games in Barcelona, Spain. Lizzie rips!
Chris Cole: Chris Cole is one the greatest professional street skateboarders of all time. His abilities make the most difficult tricks look easy. Combined with his consistency, creativity and hard work, Chris Cole has cemented his place in skating’s history.
Tony Hawk: Tony Hawk is arguably the most influential skateboarder in history. He was World Champion for 12 straight years and has invented nearly 100 tricks. Tony continues to innovate and inspire skateboarders around the world.
Aaron “Jaws” Homoki: Aaron “Jaws” Homoki has a reputation for skating the biggest stuff with the biggest smile. Some wonder if he has bionic legs. He also kills transition and will skate any bowl with ease. Jaws is from Phoenix, AZ.
David Gonzalez: 2012 Thrasher Magazine’s Skateboarder of the Year, David Gonzalez has come a long way from the streets of Medellin, Columbia. David continues to tear it up on an off the course as one of the most stylish and influential skateboarders out there.
Check out a hands-on video of the game played by Tony Hawk himself below…