Before they become Blizzard, Vicarious Visions is making one last post on the Nintendo platform.
Tony Hawk will return to Nintendo platforms for the first time in a decade, as Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 will arrive on Nintendo Switch in 2021.
Activision has confirmed to us that Vicarious Visions, the developer of the original Xbox One / PlayStation 4 release in 2020, will return to switch the game to Switch alongside Xbox Series S | X and PlayStation 5 expire in March. 26. For those of you who may not know, Vicarious Visions, a long-time Activision developer supported by Nintendo, recently restructured to become part of Blizzard. They are also working on Diablo II: Resurrection, which will release later in 2021 on Switch.
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 include all the levels from the two original Tony Hawk games that made it to Nintendo platforms on Nintendo 64. In addition to the basic levels, there are many other nostalgic elements such as the returning skaters and music. Also included are a new progression system, additional challenges, a skate park creator, and online play. Details of the Switch version are not currently known, but more information will follow later in the year.