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  • Who: Tony Hawks Series

  • What: Best-selling action sports series

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With 30 million units sold in a decade, the Tony Hawk’s series is by far the most successful extreme sports franchise. In 2004 alone, the series fronted by the former pro skater generated roughly $150 million (£91.2 million) in revenue for publisher Activision. Since the game’s launch in 1999, retail sales have hit $1 billion (£608 million).

Featured in Guinness World Records Gamer''s Edition 2010


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