Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD
Platforms: XBLX, PSN, Steam
Release Date: Aug 2012
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD takes the best elements of the classic THPS games and gives them a fresh update to create an all new skateboarding experience. Tapping into fans’ muscle memories, the gameplay in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD returns to controllers and focuses on the satisfaction of linking sick tricks for maximum points. Combining sharp visuals with the best controls ever in a Tony Hawk game, the feel is cutting edge yet timeless.
Black Sun Productions was responsible for the licensing and integration of 8 pro skaters, Metallica band members and 37 action sports brands into the THPS HD game. Black Sun created and managed a multi-level sponsor partnership program, leveraging in-game product placement and branding in exchange for cross promotional support of game both pre and post launch resulting in over 225 million additional impressions for the game.