Burnout: Vidya Games
I meant to put this up way sooner, but here's some photos from the day I got to hang out while they made one of the commercials for the EA Skate 3 Game. Check the finished product, here, if you haven't seen it already.
Benny, in hair and makeup.
In a real stretch, Navarette played a blue-collar type.
Whitey, one of the directors, gives a prop the ol' backside boneless test.
Deran, the other director.
Black and white really sets the mood.
Chris spins a yarn between scenes.
The schedule was grueling, but Darren, a consumate professional, endured.
If anyone had told us at 18 that we'd be in video games in our late 30s, we never would have believed them. Totally weird, but awesome. Thanks, bros.
3/13/2020Navs took the Rumble out of Ramona, bringing the Tumble down to Tucson and Willis Kimbel, Cory Juneau, Chris Russell and the rest of the crew did some serious damage to the pit. Watch the dudes sky and the coping fly at what hopefully becomes a new Southwest tradition.
2/07/2020Vans pulls out all the stops and then some to ring in Rowan’s new signature shoe—sky diving, skate jam and even a bowling-alley blowout with live performance from '70s Zamrock pioneers WITCH. We intend to cause havoc!
1/02/2020Andale bearings welcomes Darren Navarrette to their team with this clip. Check it out.
10/21/2019The ninth Rumble brought a new slew of youth to blend in with their mentors. This is a backyard-style vert jam—no contest and no worries. Bands, babes (male and female) and boarding with 24 hours of BBQ, beers and Bloody Marys—what’s not to like? See if you can spot the Reuler.
9/23/2019Zero skateboards gave the hometown crowd a sneak peek at its eighth full-length video, Damn It All. Old faves, new faces and even a pro surprise. Get your FOMO workin’.