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Fans of the Skate collection have been ready a very long time to see Skate 4 in motion. Nearly two years after its official announcement, EA has but to unveil footage to most of the people. While its launch window remains to be a thriller, it seems that keen followers have some leaked footage to tide them over.
A 32 second clip was uploaded by person RadDad to Odysee, a video platform much like YouTube. The video claims that it’s pre-alpha footage of Skate 4. While we’ve got no solution to outright verify that is what we’re taking a look at, proof factors to its validity.
On a floor stage, the physics and animations, even on this incomplete state, very intently resemble the Skate video games. Based on the controller overlay, additionally it is nonetheless using the one stick management scheme for tips, not like contemporaries Skater XL and Session. Digging deeper, the video’s timing intently aligns with a publish from online game journalist Tom Henderson.
Henderson, often known as a Call of Duty and Battlefield leaker, posted yesterday asking which customers bought into the Skate playtest. The video’s launch solely someday later appears somewhat greater than coincidental. Adding additional proof of the video’s legitimacy, one other online game journalist with a historical past of breaking information and leaking info positioned his two cents.
According to Jeff Grubb, the video in query “is in line with what I’ve heard about where the game is at from multiple people.” The footage itself doesn’t show something out of the extraordinary for the collection aside from the power to carry out summersaults, touchdown again on the board within the course of. It’ll be fascinating to see what different new tips Skate 4 has up its sleeve.