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Tony Hawk's American Wasteland (2005)

A skateboarder that just moved to town and has met some new friends goes on a mission to rebuild a skate park.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Blake ... (voice)
Joey Camen ... Mega / Cop (voice)
Darren Carter Darren Carter ... (voice)
Ed Cunningham ... (voice)
Carlos Ferro ... Cholo / Cholo #2 / Tool Pusher (voice)
Will Friedle ... Hero / 'Kensucky' (voice)
Adam Jennings ... (voice)
Andrew Kishino ... (voice)
Kevin Linehan ... (voice)
Zan Passante ... Skater 4 / Skateclub 1 / Kid 2 (voice)
Khary Payton ... (voice)
Bradley Pierce ... (voice)
Gregory Sims ... Iggy Van Zandt (voice) (as Greg Sims)
Cree Summer ... Mindy (voice)
Steve Van Wormer ... (voice)
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Storyline

Your main character moves to LA to skate. When he's given a bad welcome he meets Mindy. A local LA skater who not only shows him how to skate but learns how to try and create her dream skatepark named American Wasteland. Your character comes across many different skaters and serious difficulties along the road to success...can you skate to victory??? Written by badassgeek-59310

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Genres:

Action | Sport

Certificate:

T
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tony Hawk's American Wasteland See more »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The cover is almost identical to the clash album "London calling" See more »

Connections

Follows Tony Hawk's Underground 2 (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Gravedancer
Performed by Pig Destroyer
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Great game, cheesy dialogue.
27 November 2005 | by anblethSee all my reviews

I just started playing and am almost finished with the latest installment of the Tony Hawk series. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland plays similar to its predecessors, only difference being that there are a few new moves and options that greatly enhance the game play. The levels are all linked together so you won't have to select them from a screen; you just ride to the location using the Skateboard, BMX, or the bus or truck if you're lazy. The downside seems to be that the conversations amongst the characters could be dull or sappy, and sometimes really cheesy. This doesn't really take away from the game due to the fact you'll spend most of your time completing missions or riding from town to town.

I can personally say that once I started playing, I couldn't put it down for hours. The missions are just really exciting, creative and challenging enough to keep you playing nonstop.

Aside from the dialogue, I give it a 9/10.


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