VooFoo Studios has recently unleashed thier first self-published game, the TIGA Award nominated Mantis Burn Racing on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam. Check out the trailer below:
This title returns to the roots of classic top-down arcade-style racing with immersive and modern gameplay features. There are real-world “fun” physics and intuitive controls to help grant depth and replayability to the fast-paced racing provided via single-player campaign and RPG-style vehicle upgrades.
Mark Williams, Technology Director at VooFoo Studios, stated, “This is a game I’ve wanted to make since I got my first start in the industry with the Amiga classic, Max Rally. We’ve been overwhelmed by the response from fans who have enthusiastically shared their love of the genre with us and always instantly connect with the fun, modern game play of Mantis Burn Racing, we can’t wait to see you all out on the tracks!”.
Here are the key features, as presented on the official press release:
Mantis Burn Racing Features:
Compelling Career Mode – Test every aspect of your driving ability in a comprehensive 7-season career structure.
Incredible Vehicles – Choose from a roster of fully customizable vehicles in 3 distinct categories, each with their own unique handling and performance traits.
Stunning Visuals – Race across stunning reversible tracks with incredible photo-realistic visuals.
Intuitive, exciting gameplay – Enter a world of realistic, but fun, vehicle handling with intuitive and exciting gameplay where the driving experience takes centre stage.
RPG-Style Upgrade System – Unlock both visual and performance upgrades for your vehicles using a RPG-style slot system to customise your vehicles’ suspension, gear-box, engine, tires and boost.
Challenging Game Modes – Master 8 fun game modes – including Knockout, Accumulator, Overtake and Time Trial – that keep the extensive solo career fresh and exciting.
Weekly Challenges – Race your way to the top of the global leader boards in unique challenges each week for the ultimate in bragging rights.
Intense Multiplayer – 4 player local split-screen racing with extensive online modes for up to 8 players allowing players worldwide to race together seamlessly.
Original Soundtrack – Race to an original ambient-electro soundtrack written especially for the game.
High Definition Racing – Full native 4K support on PlayStation Pro at 60fps for crystal-clear high definition racing to truly immerse players in the race.