EA Mobile recently announced their new skateboard game, Skate It, is coming to the App Store. The press release below shows that the game will have some interesting features specific to the iPhone/iPod Touch like flicking the screen to land tricks. We’ll have to wait until May 2010 to see how these controls perform but as for the screenshots, they look pretty sweet. More information posted here as it comes out. Tell us what you think using the poll below.
SKATE IT, OWN IT, MAKE IT YOURS. Nail the kickflip, grind the rail, and lay down killer lines. The most realistic skate experience for iPhone® & iPod touch® is now in your hands.
FEEL IT & PICK UP AND PLAY LIKE IT’S FOR REAL: We’ve maxed out the potential of your accelerometer and gesture controls. Get a real feel of a true skate experience as you conquer the skater nirvana that is “San Vanelona” or roll through real-world locations.
FLICK- IT & LAND YOUR TRICKS: Use the revolutionary touchscreen Flick-it controls to pull off ollies, kickflips, heelflips, Pop Shuvits, and more.
BE IT & LIVE THE LIFE OF THE PROS: Freeskate as a selected pro skater, or as your own customized guy or girl. Score Personal Bests in Career mode, and get sponsorships and perks galore.
KILL IT & UNLOCK STUFF: Own challenges and KILL them to get the really good stuff — from new boards to outfits. Unlock fresh skate spots, too. Gain enough gear and create your own killer skate park.
FILM IT & SEE YOUR SKILLS IN ACTION: Capture every sick line or epic bail on camera. Replay footage to view your mastery or just for your own amusement.
KICK IT TO YOUR OWN TUNES: You can even shred to a soundtrack from your own music library.