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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

Not Rentable
Also on:PS2, GC
GF Rating
7.8

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Gameplay Controls

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

THE BASIC CONTROLS
A Button Crouch (press and hold)/Ollie (press and release)
Combo #1 Grab tricks: In air, press and hold the B Button + Directional Pad
Combo #2 Flip tricks: In air, press and hold the X Button + Directional Pad

GRIND TRICKS
Combo #1 Grind tricks (skater must be near a rail or grindable surface): Ollie (A Button) + Y Button when near grindable surface.
Combo #2 50-50: When parallel to the rail, press and hold the Y button.
Combo #3 Nosegrind: Press Up on the Directional Pad + Y Button.
Combo #4 5-0: Press Downon the Directional Pad + Y Button.
Combo #5 Boardslide/Lipslide: Rotate the board perpendicular to the rail and press the Y Button.
Combo #6 Noseslide/Tailslide: Press Left or Right on the Directional Pad + the Y Button. Rotate the part of the board you want to slide on, into the rail.
Combo #7 Smith/Feeble: Press Diagonal Down on the Directional Pad + the Y Button.
Combo #8 Crooked/Overcrook: Press Diagonal Up on the Directional Pad + the Y Button.

LIP TRICKS
Combo #1 To make the skater perform a lip trick, skate straight up a ramp or a quarterpipe and press the Y Button with a Directional Pad at the lip of the ramp. Press Left or Right on the Directional Pad to balance.

MANUALS
Combo #1 To make the skater perform a manual, quickly press Up, then Down on the Directional Pad.
Combo #2 Nose Manual: Quickly press Down, then Up on the Directional Pad. Press Up and Down on the Directional Pad to balance.

REVERTS
Combo #1 To make a skater "Revert" when landing back down onto a ramp, press the Left or Right Trigger as you hit the ramp surface from coming out of an areal maneuver.

NO COMPLY
Combo #1 To make the skater perfrom a "No Comply," quickly tap UP on the Directional Pad just before tapping or releasing the A Button

ADVANCED CONTROLS
Right Trigger Switch stance
Combo #1 Nollie: An "Nollie" is an ollie performed on the front of the board instead of the rear. Press the Left Trigger to get into position, then press the A Button.
Combo #2 Wall rides: To make the skater perform a wallride, approach a wall at a 45 degree angle and ollie into it while holding the Y Button. Press the A Button to wallie, Doubletap Up on the Directional Pad and press the A Button to wallplant.
Combo #3 Boneless/Fastplants/Beanplants: Quickly Doubletap Up on the Directional Button and release the A Button.
Combo #4 Spine Transfers: To make the skater transfer over a "spine" (two quarter-pipe ramps placed back to back), press the Left and Right Trigger when launching off one side of the "spine."
Combo #5 Skitching: To make the skater "skitch" (get pulled along behind a vehicle), press Up on the Directional Pad when directly behind a vehicle. Press Left and Right on the Directional Pad during a "skitch" to balance the skater.
Combo #6 Flatland Tricks: All flat land tricks start from the Manual. Once in a Manual, doubletapping the X, Y, or B BUttons in any combination will produce a variety of flatland tricks. Balance the skater using the directional pad.
Combo #7 Double Tap Flips and Grabs: Press any direction on the Directional Pad and tap the flip or grab button twice.
Combo #8 Grind/Lip Branching: In the middle of a grind or lip trick, tap twice on the X, Y, or B Button or any combination.
Combo #9 Powerslide: Press Down on the Directional Pad while holding down the Right Trigger and Left Trigger buttons to do a quick 180.