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Skater XL

Rating Summary

Based on 34 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

60

Top Critic Average

21%

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General Information

Available on:Nintendo Switch2020
PCJul 28, 2020
PlayStation 4Jul 28, 2020
Xbox OneJul 28, 2020

Developer: Easy Day Studios

Genres: Sports, Simulation

Your tricks, your style, infinite possibilities. Skater XL is the final evolution in skateboarding video games that brings the fun, creativity and culture of skateboarding to the digital world. Created by a team of passionate skateboarders, Skater XL is the most authentic and true to life skateboarding game that has ever been made.

Skater XL Reviews

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Skater XL has promise as a platform but on console it still feels a bit too much like a prototype

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Skate XL cleverly mimics real-life skateboarding, but the minimal amount of gameplay means it's only ever going to be for real-life skate fanatics.

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Skater XL's exit from Early Access doesn't feel like a proper 1.0 release, with disappointing levels and a lack of polish letting its good trick system down.

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Skater XL is the most realistic skateboarding simulator we've ever seen, but also the hardest. If you love skateboarding you'll probably enjoy it a lot (specially if you skate in real life), but if you don't, it's difficulty and barebones content won't seduce you.

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OpenCritic Coverage

Skater XL Soundtrack Revealed: Modest Mouse, Band of Horses, and More

Skater XL Soundtrack Revealed: Modest Mouse, Band of Horses, and More

A skating game without a great soundtrack is like a half pipe without skaters standing around it saying "dude." It just feels off somehow.

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With Skater XL, Easy Day Studios Says Their Role As Genre Revivalist Is "Humbling"

With Skater XL, Easy Day Studios Says Their Role As Genre Revivalist Is "Humbling"

Skater XL was about one month out from launch, but now it's been delayed by an additional three weeks.

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Trailers

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Skater XL - Coming July 7th, 2020 - Brands and Customizations Trailer thumbnail

Skater XL - Coming July 7th, 2020 - Brands and Customizations Trailer

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Skater XL Coming to Xbox One in 2020

Skater XL Behind The Scenes - Motion Capture with Walker Ryan thumbnail

Skater XL Behind The Scenes - Motion Capture with Walker Ryan

Screenshots

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