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Thoughts: Grid 2

I grabbed a copy of Grid 2 this week with pretty much no prior knowledge of the series. It was developed by Codemasters, who built the pretty fun Dirt games, so one assumes they have a good understanding of how … Continue reading

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2011 Wrap Up: TrackMania 2

And so we come to the end of this year’s Wrap Up. Today, let’s talk about TrackMania 2: Canyon. TrackMania 2 is a game that’s exceedingly difficult to describe. At its core, it’s an arcade-style online racer that’s focused on … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Forza Motorsport 4

After a couple weeks with Forza Motorsport 4, what impresses me the most about it is still the very first thing that ever impressed me about it. Not ever really “getting” sim-style racing games, I was surprised at how accessible … Continue reading

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Need for Speed: The Run Trailer

It’s interesting to see that they’re returning to the story-driven Need for Speed. Then again, with Criterion returning to the Burnout franchise I suppose EA wanted to do something different from Hot Pursuit. I’m not sure if I’m ready for … Continue reading

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Review: Test Drive Unlimited 2

Test Drive Unlimited 2 is not such a great game. It has a lot of content, but it’s not very diverse and you’ll feel like you’ve seen everything it offers after three or four hours. The easiest way to describe … Continue reading

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Review: Need for Speed – Hot Pursuit

The Need for Speed series has been downright awful for several years now. The wannabe “edgy” street racing scene that the games have been focusing on combined with the cringe-worthy live action cutscenes have really just been a huge bummer. … Continue reading

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Thoughts: ModNation Racers

ModNation Racers is a great combination of two great things: kart racers and deep customization. However, a fatal flaw causes the experience to suffer greatly. Continue reading

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