The skateboarding sport Skater XL will get an enormous replace right now, March 11, with the introduction of the brand new Embarcadero Plaza map. For these unfamiliar, the Embarcadero is the well-known waterfront plaza in San Francisco that’s common with skate boarders.
“In terms of landmarks in skateboard historical past, you would be exhausting pressed to seek out extra hallowed floor than San Francisco’s Embarcadero Plaza through the 1990’s period,” developer Straightforward Day Studios stated in a submit on the PlayStation Blog. “Day by day, SF locals and skaters from throughout the globe would come to EMB to jot down new pages within the ebook of skate historical past every day on the purple bricks, stairs, blocks, ledges to the notorious ‘Gonz’ Hole.”
The Gonz Hole is known as after skateboarding icon Mark “Gonz” Gonzalez, who’s believed to be the primary to ollie the hole and provides it its title. You will discover the hole above the “wave” wall on the map.
You will discover the brand new map by means of Skater XL’s mod browser. Moreover, Straightforward Day has launched some new FTC gear for gamers to unlock by way of the mod browser on all platforms as an homage to San Francisco.
Though the preliminary announcement of the Embarcadero DLC was made on the PlayStation Weblog, the DLC can also be coming to Xbox and PC.