Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 cover
Developers
Neversoft
Windows Beenox
macOS (OS X) Aspyr Media
Publishers
Activision
Engines
RenderWare
Release dates
Windows August, 2003
OS X August 20, 2003
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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

OS X patch[edit]

A patch (1.0.2) was released for the OS X version. It fixes the following issues:

  • Fixed a crash when game is installed on non-main volume.
  • Fixed shadow problems with fog and shadows are enabled.
  • Fixed an unsupported resolution crash on Panther (OS X 10.3).
  • Added verification of available VRAM for anti-aliasing use.
  • Added a warning for unsupported resolutions.
  • Fixed detection of supported resolution/anti-aliasing combinations.

The patch is available at MacGameFiles.

Note that the patch only applies to the retail OS X version and the OS X demo, not the Windows or OEM version. If your Mac came bundled with THPS4, do not install this patch.

Skipping the configuration window[edit]

To skip the configuration window, launch the game using Skate4.exe, located in the <path-to-game>\Game\ folder.

Borderless Fullscreen on Windows 10[edit]

Download Borderless Gaming, start Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4, switch with Alt+Tab then in Borderless Gaming, add Tony Hawk's Pro Skater to the left side.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
OS X

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Game\Save
OS X

Video settings[edit]

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Apply ThirteenAG's fix[1]
  1. Download the widescreen fix
  2. Unpack the files in <path-to-game>\Game

Notes

A no-CD executable is required

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2
LAN play
8
Online play
8

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 98, ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Pentium III 800 MHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) NVidia GeForce2 or similar
DirectX 8
OS X
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.1.2 (10.7 and later not supported)
Processor (CPU) G4 733 MHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) NVidia GeForce2 or ATI Radeon
32 MB of VRAM

References

  1. [GTA|NFS|MP|OTHER] Widescreen Fixes Pack - GTA Forums