A pretender to the Tony Hawk's crown. Get ready to ride the rails and ollie over fences in Grind Session. You can choose from six professional skaters: Willy Santos, Daewon Song, Cara-Beth Burnside, Ed Templeton, Pigpen, and John Cardiel. If you can't find a skater that fits your style, you can create you own skater. After getting the boarder you want, go out and earn some respect in the games eight stages, which include some parks in the Van's Triple Crown of Skateboarding. Each level has a number of objectives that earn you respect points after they are completed. With respect, new levels open up including several competitions, which are broken down into street, vert, and best trick events. If your friends want to challenge you, take them on in a number of different 2 Player modes.