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So you wanna be in the next Tony Hawk video.?

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by FR8HOUND, Aug 27, 2004.


    FR8HOUND Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Mar 21, 2001 Messages: 6,795 Likes Received: 38
    I recently got an email from a viewer of my video ,''Sneak Attack vol 2 Trackside''. I've attached it below, any interest should be addressed to Dana MacKenzie...:cool:

    To Whom it May Concern:

    My name is Dana MacKenzie, and I work for Neversoft Entertainment … the game developers behind the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater and Tony Hawk’s Underground series.

    Anyhow, I was just checking out “Sneak Attack” and saw your email address. Currently we’re trying to round up original graf work for our next Hawk game, and thought I’d check with you to see if you had good hook-ups for artists who might be interested in showing off their work.

    If you are interested, the way it works is this:

    Collect nice high-rez digital pics of the art face-on, and hold onto them. We’re still waiting to get new artist release forms from Activision, who is the publisher of our games. Basically, we cannot show any art in the game without the consent of the artist. So, if you have stuff you’d like to see in the game I’d have to get a signed form from each guy.

    After that, we’d put the stuff in the game and give full props to the artists in the game’s credits. No cash for the work, unfortunately. But given that each Hawk game has sold well over a million copies each year … it’s incredible exposure for the artists.

    Anyhow, please let me know if you are interested or not.

    I appreciate you taking the time to read this.


    --Dana MacKenzie

    Senior Graphic Designer
  2. why write?

    why write? Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2003 Messages: 5,859 Likes Received: 1
    ohh shit, crazy...hook it up hah
  3. crave

    crave Veteran Member

    Joined: Jan 20, 2002 Messages: 6,728 Likes Received: 10
    fr8hound with the executive connections. . .
  4. InnerCityRebel

    InnerCityRebel Veteran Member

    Joined: Aug 19, 2002 Messages: 8,297 Likes Received: 117
    That is a nice hook up there Fr8hound..
  5. SF1

    SF1 Elite Member

    Joined: Apr 25, 2003 Messages: 4,866 Likes Received: 5
  6. gijoeiskool

    gijoeiskool New Jack

    Joined: Sep 1, 2004 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0
  7. skroeape

    skroeape Member

    Joined: Jun 6, 2004 Messages: 304 Likes Received: 0
    all you have to do is sign it in person to claim responsibility or "permissionn" of your work to show... but she's not a cop according to my 8th or 9th sense shes coo
  8. bigf00t

    bigf00t New Jack

    Joined: Sep 2, 2004 Messages: 10 Likes Received: 0
    Nice work fr8. You deserve it.
  9. Kirby p

    Kirby p Senior Member

    Joined: Feb 11, 2004 Messages: 1,034 Likes Received: 0
    i suppose there's no way to know for sure if yer shit gets to be on a train right? you'll just be gleaming some cube or something?
  10. bigf00t

    bigf00t New Jack

    Joined: Sep 2, 2004 Messages: 10 Likes Received: 0
    It all depends. In some ways you would get lots of exposure, but some may also see you as selling out to corporate america.
  11. RubbeRBand

    RubbeRBand Member

    Joined: Oct 14, 2003 Messages: 525 Likes Received: 0
    hella hookups dawg

    I'm serious, fr8hound is real nice to kick us this bone. Don't your graff have to actually be in the city that the next Tony Hawks Underground or Five or whatever takes place:

    discuss discuss