Posts Tagged ‘racing’

DOOM to arrive in Indianapolis on May 14

by Charlie Grammeron May 12, 2016
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and Bethesda Softworks were excited to announce that DOOM will be competing at the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis on May 14, thanks to a special DOOM car that will premiere on this date. The Number 7 car, driven by Mikhail Aleshin, will go on to compete in the 100th Running of the Indianapolis […]

Preview | A Second Look at Smugglecraft

by Josh Boykinon October 2, 2015
PixelPop 2015 featured plenty of indie games spread throughout the show floor. St. Louis-based Happy Badger Studios was on-hand to show off the current build of their upcoming hovercraft racer, Smugglecraft. We’ve taken a look at Smugglecraft in the past, and the put a lot of work into their current build. So graphic touchups, refined […]

Project CARS now available

by Charlie Grammeron May 13, 2015
Slightly Mad Studios and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment were thrilled to release Project CARS on Steam, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One yesterday. Dubbed by these two as the “ultimate racing adventure,” Project CARS features a strong lineup of cars, tracks, and other features to satisfy both weekend drivers and road warriors. The game aims to deliver […]

Preview | Hands-On with SmuggleCraft

by Josh Boykinon May 5, 2015
EDIT: Originally the story said there is no crafting in SmuggleCraft; in fact, there will be a crafting system used to create new ship parts used to customize the hovercraft. Also, Ben Triola was noted as a lead programmer; though he has done some programming, he actually is the gameplay designer and producer. To dispel […]

New Dirt Game Available on Steam Early Access

by Dragos Dobreon April 27, 2015
A new iteration of the Dirt series just popped out of nowhere on Steam’s Early Access. Entitled Dirt Rally, the game is exclusive to PC, and features 17 cars and 36 with more free content on its way. You can grab the game for £24.99 right now, but be aware that the game it’s currently in Early […]

Procedurally-Generated Racer SmuggleCraft Makes Me Excited

by Josh Boykinon April 13, 2015
I lived in the St. Louis-area for a few months this past year; during that time I was lucky enough to check out the PixelPop Festival; a new convention with a large focus on games, game development, and music. The Midwest tends not to get the hype that events run on either of the coasts […]

PSN Flash Sale, More Than 25 Racing Games on Sale

by Dragos Dobreon September 20, 2014
Sony has launched another PlayStation Network flash sale with more than 25 racing games on sale. The list contains both indie and triple-a titles, at an incredible low price. Unfortunately, the sale will only be available this weekend, and will be ending on September 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM Pacific. Here’s the full list, containing […]

Mario Kart 8 Review (Wii U)

by Josh Boykinon May 15, 2014
The Wii U’s been out in stores for over a year now, but many will consider this game its first killer app: Mario Kart 8. It’s a franchise that’s held the crown for arcade-style racing for years, and after the massive sales of the last console release, Mario Kart Wii, 8 builds on the formula […]

Polyphony Digital Announces New Aryton Senna DLC Coming May 27 for Gran Turismo 6

by Sean Garmeron May 12, 2014
Today, Sony Computer Entertainment America announced the launch of the exclusive Gran Turismo 6 special update celebrating the life, achievements, and legacy of gifted Brazilian racing driver, Ayrton Senna. Starting with a free update on May 27, exclusively for GT6 on PlayStation 3, the Ayrton Senna Tribute is the culmination of a long term partnership […]

FLASHOUT 2 arrives on Android today

by Charlie Grammeron April 25, 2014
The sequel to the highly-acclaimed anti-gravity racer, FLASHOUT 3D, is now available on Android, and the developers have stated that versions for Windows Phone, Mac, and PC will follow at a later date. The game is currently offered at a reduced price of $1.99 on both iOS and Android. In addition, the company decided to […]

Next Car Game update includes sandpit track

by Charlie Grammeron April 18, 2014
The team behind Next Car Game has revealed that the newest update, currently live on Steam, transports gamers back to the point where everything started; A sandpit. This is a throwback to similar tracks their fans loved from previous games. The track itself offers sweeping corners, hefty hillocks, and treacherous sand banks to challenge gamers, […]