Electronic Arts might have found a contender for Tony Hawk's throne, as the publisher's skateboard title Skate
enjoyed almost double the sales of the pro skater's latest. In yesterday's earning call report
, EA reported, "on current generation systems, Skate
outsold Tony Hawk
] nearly 2 to 1."
had a one-month head start in both US and Europe, both titles were out long enough to be well-stocked for the crucial holiday season
. While we're glad to have a quality competitor in the long-dominated skateboarding genre, we can only foresee a constant stream of bickering between the EA and Tony Hawk
publisher Activision Blizzard at the Annual Giant Game Publishers Valentine's Day Dance.