n 1999, video game publisher Activision teamed with skateboarding legend Tony Hawk on Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater and kicked off a rebirth in interest in the sport while selling million of games in the process. Over the next 15 years, 19 games were released in the series over countless platforms. But how did it all begin?
Pretending I’m A Superman: The Tony Hawk Video Game Story is an upcoming documentary that takes a look at how the Tony Hawk series came to be and the effects it had on the skateboarding and video gaming worlds. Check out the trailer below, featuring interviews with the developers, Tony Hawk himself, Rodney Mullen and many more, then do your part to ensure the film gets completed by stopping by the project’s Indiegogo page.