• Tony Hawk Set For Dublin Q+A

    The man, the myth, the skateboarding legend Tony Hawk is set for a Q+A in Dublin. Taking place at Citywest in Dublin on 29th July, An Evening With Tony Hawk will explore the Californian’s “lifetime of pushing boundaries”. If the poster artwork is anything to go by, we’re in for a wild ride. Tickets are priced from €33.50 and go on sale on Friday, 28th February at 9am. VIP packages are also available including the opportunity for a meet and greet with Hawk and a limited-edition signed Birdhouse skate deck

  • Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2

    Back in the day, the Tony Hawk series was one of the most successful videogame franchises around. It is not difficult to see why: released at the tail end of the nineties when console rivalry was beginning to escalate, the original Pro Skater made extreme sports easily accessible to those who lacked either the means or the courage to go grinding through their local park or town centre. With minimal effort, players could quickly pick up basic tricks that, when strung together into combos, made them feel almost superhuman. It was empowering, fun and addictive, even more so with the addition of multiplayer albeit…