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4.33 stars 4.33/5 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews spread across 16 releases and 0 DLC
A stage has been set.The original OlliOlli is an interesting game, largely because of how it was reacting to the environment it was released into. Any skateboarding video game brought out since 2007 is presenting itself in the wake of Skate, a game that was to a large extent a reaction to the other big player on the scene, Tony Hawk. Tony Hawk was about being able to quickly and easily flick from one trick to the next, bringing both the thrill of chaining together inhumanly long strings of grind...2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Skateboarding has had an intermittent presence in video games. Activision’s Tony Hawk series was revolutionary at first, but was run into the ground by the need for annual releases and a lack of new ideas. EA’s Skate series pushed the genre in a more realistic direction, providing a less fantastical alternative to the Tony Hawk games. But with both series petering out over the couple years, the skateboarding game looked to be a relic of a previous console generation. But Roll7&rsquo...1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
No matter how many times I fail, no matter how many times I’m sent flying through the air only to land in a horrific mess as my body bounces down platforms or crashes into scenery, I always hit restart and ask for more. OlliOlli is a 2D skateboarding game done right. That itself is a challenge but the fact that OlliOlli’s developer manages to achieve such a feat and make it as great a game as OlliOlli is commendable and worthy of praise. Its a simple take on the genre as you jump and...1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
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