How to Do a Backflip in "Skate 3"

"Skate 3" is a video game released by EA Games in 2010 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. "Skate 3" thrusts players into the world of competitive extreme skateboarding. Using your video game console remote control, you can perform all of your favorite skateboard stunts, tricks and maneuvers, including the "back flip."

Step 1

Use the left directional stick to move your character forward.

Step 2

Hold down the left trigger button on your Xbox 360 controller.

Step 3

Pull back on the left directional stick. Because you are holding down the left trigger button on the controller, your character will execute a back flip.

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