Stab Magazine | New For Your Console: Filipe Toledo Pro Surfer

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New For Your Console: Filipe Toledo Pro Surfer

A throwback clip to the surf games of the noughties. 

cinema // Jun 30, 2017
Words by Morgan Williamson
Reading Time: < 1 minute

Do you miss surf video games? Remember Transworld Surf, Kelly Slater Pro Surfer and Sunny Garcia? Those innocent days of grom, tapping buttons, doing supermans, kickflips, getting picked up by the Reef girls and seeing how long you could live in that Chopes barrel? I do. It’s the closest I’ve ever been to being a professional surfer. I was 12. I drank Monster tall boys. I ripped.

This new look for Filipe Toledo’s Single Sessions, the intro in particular, brings back that nostalgic feeling. And nostalgia is one hell of a drug! Here he is on one fine Californian day. Filipe’s surfing has always been emblematic of a video game, and this cut feels you’ve completed enough goals to unlock his surf clip. Guitar riff and stop.

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