Skater XL
Skater XL

Skater XL

Mods At The Push Of A Button - Coming December 2020

What is up guys?! We are very stoked to share our latest trailer and announce that Skater XL players on all platforms will be able to access a world of community created mod maps and gear this December. Skater XL has always been driven by it’s passionate community, and as developers, we have been blown away by the creativity and abilities of our devoted group of mod creators. While modding has long been a huge part of the Skater XL experience on PC, our integration of the mod.io platform into th...

Community Content At The Push Of A Button - Coming Holiday 2020

💥 This Holiday, Skater XL’s evolution continues!!! 💥 We are bringing the world of community creations to all platforms, easier than ever!! Stay tuned for more details...

Skater XL 1.0 - Available Now!!! 🎉

The day that we have all waited for 1.5 years for, is finally here!! Skater XL 1.0 is now available! This is such an amazing milestone to reach and we’re so humbled to have discovered how many skate game fans out there shared our dream to make a skateboarding game which evolved the genre and finally gave you the control you always wanted. We would not have gotten to this point without all of the Early Access supporters that have given critical feedback and created the ecosystem and community tha...

Announcing The Big Ramp! Coming to Skater XL July 28th 🎉

What is up guys? 1.0 launch day is almost upon us and what a ride it has been over the past 18 months! As we look back on the time in Early Access, it again needs to be said how much we appreciate every one of you that has taken part in the journey. Your support, feedback, and suggestions have allowed us to improve and build on the core ideas behind Skater XL, and took the game to levels we couldn't have imagined. We are very excited to see where this community is able to take the game with the ...

3 Community Made Maps Officially Available in Skater XL 1.0 | Announcing Mod.io

What is up guys! As we get to the last few weeks until the launch of Skater XL 1.0, we have been humbled by the community’s support and the excitement that you have shared with us. Community has always been, and continues to be, at the forefront of our thoughts as we continue to develop the game. One of the biggest surprises and most rewarding experiences for us over our journey from Early Access to the multi-platform launch has been the emergence of an insanely passionate and dedicated communit...

Introducing Easy Day High School! Coming to Skater XL July 28th

What is up guys? Today, we are excited to be sharing a NEW MAP REVEAL with the announcement of “Easy Day High School”. Included in the 1.0 game launch on July 28th, Easy Day High School is the quintessential skateboarder’s playground, capturing the California schoolyard vibes and terrain where much of skateboarding’s roots come from. At approximately 11x larger than the L.A. Courthouse map, here you’ll find a utopia of picnic tables, stairs, handrails, manual pads, and banks, offering lines that...

Skater XL 1.0 Launch Date Moving To July 28th

What is up, guys! We just wanted to let you know that 1.0 will be launching on July 28, a few weeks later than the original date. Despite our best efforts, and due in part to things out of our control, we will be moving the launch of Skater XL 1.0 on Steam, as well as the physical and digital launch on Playstation 4 and Xbox One, to July 28th. We will also be announcing a new launch date for Nintendo Switch in the coming weeks. We appreciate everyone’s patience as we work to finalize the game. N...

Skater XL Game Update 0.3.0.0B - Transition grinds, board customization and more

IMPORTANT: Update features referred to in this post are located in the “public beta” branch of the game. This is a separate stream of development for us to test and get feedback on early features before committing them to the main product. You MUST opt in to play this version of the game by following the steps at the bottom of this post. What is up guys! As we prepare for the 1.0 game launch on July 7th, we wanted to start by saying thank you for all of your support and feedback throughout Early...

Skater XL 1.0 - Coming July 7th, 2020 - Brands/Customization Reveal

What is up guys? We have some big news dropping today that we think you will be very stoked about. As you may have read in the title, Skater XL 1.0 will be launching on July 7 for digital release on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and to brick and mortar retailers on PS4 and Xbox One. Preorder for Xbox One and Playstation 4 discs is available at select retailers. As we said in our previous post, all PC Early Access supporters will receive the 1.0 content update free of charge, so n...

Skater XL 1.0 coming July 2020 + Pro Characters & LA map reveal

What is up guys?! Before we get into today’s big Skater XL news, we want to take a moment to say that we hope everyone is staying healthy and hanging there with the current global pandemic situation. As easy as it is to get wrapped up in our world of digital kickflips, we know that the well being of the community and your family and friends is paramount, and we hope everyone is safe and taking the proper precautions to ride this thing out. With that being said, today we are excited to make some ...

Skater XL Game Update 0.2.0.0B - Powerslides, Reverts, New Animations and more

IMPORTANT: Update features referred to in this post are located in the “public beta” branch of the game. This is a separate stream of development for us to test and get feedback on early features before committing them to the main product. You MUST opt in to play this version of the game by following the steps at the bottom of this post. What is up guys! We hope everyone had a happy New Year and 2020 is off to a great start. First and foremost, we want to thank the amazing community that has for...

🎂 Happy Birthday Skater XL - A Year in Review

(scroll down for a sneak peak at more buttery new animations) What is up guys! Today marks the 1 year anniversary of the Early Access launch of Skater XL and we’d like to take a moment to look back and appreciate what’s happened in the world of skateboarding games over the last 12 months. In one short year the outlook for the skating game genre has flipped a complete 180, from dwindling hope for a sequel to the beloved Skate franchise an...

Major Update 0.1.0.0B live in public beta!

IMPORTANT: Update features referred to in this post are located in the “public beta” branch of the game. This is a separate stream of development for us to test and get feedback on early features before committing them to the main product. You MUST opt in to play this version of the game by following the steps at the bottom of this post. ************** What’s up guys? As part of our progress toward 1.0 launch, today we have implemented an update to the Public Beta branch of the game, chock full ...

General Development Update #3

What is up guys! Since the last update a few weeks ago, the development continues to push forward and we are making great progress toward a complete game. For this update, we wanted to share the results of the character and gear scan session that took place a few months back. We worked with Human Engine in Los Angeles for our photogrammetry scan of a new character model as well as various changes of clothing and accessories. The photogrammetry process involves taking shots of a person and clothi...

Skater XL x The Sheckler Foundation

Happy Go Skateboarding Day! Today we are proud to be partnering with The Sheckler Foundation to help further their mission of enriching the lives of children through skateboarding. We will be donating a portion of the proceeds from today’s Skater XL sales to the foundation, aligning with our shared commitment of giving back to the skateboarding community. We hope you'll join u...