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Tony Hawk Ride to get motion-aware skateboard

updated 10:15 am EDT, Fri May 15, 2009

Tony Hawk Ride Controller

Activision today teased that one of its central non-music games at E3, Tony Hawk Ride, will have its own controller. The game will center on a skateboard-shaped foot controller that, much like a Wii Balance Board, will have players lean as they would on a real board for at least basic control. Although the full controls haven't been explained, a set of side buttons will ease navigating through regular menus and may ultimately be used on combination with balancing to perform tricks.

The game and its controller should be available on the PS3, Wii and Xbox 360 and will have its first formal debut at this year's E3 trade show, which starts on June 2nd. [via Joystiq]

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