Tagged: Racing

Square Enix’s ‘Gravel’: An off-roadin’ simulatin’…racer?

I’m not much of a racing game fan. In fact, it’s been a while since I’ve played one that doesn’t have “Mario” or “Kart” in the title, so I was willing to give GRAVEL a shot. It’s a combination of off-road courses with arcade racing. GRAVEL takes you to exotic locations around the world, where you compete in various challenges across over 50 tracks and choose from dozens of vehicles – provided you either obtained...

SDCC 2014: Forza Horizon 2

Fans of Forza Motorsport 5 are in for a treat. Announced at E3, Forza Horizon 2 promises to surpass its predecessor in 4 key areas: beauty, freedom, action-packed fun, and online/social connectivity. Banking off of the console power of the Xbox One, Turn 10 with developer Playground Games aimed towards making their car / racing game scream next gen. Launching in the US on September 30, 2014, Forza Horizon 2 will house over 200 cars,...

Mario Kart 7 Review

Nintendo continues to revisit successful classics on the 3DS with the newly numbered, Mario Kart 7. This hot title continues the Mario Kart legacy with new courses, 3D graphics and new air and water gameplay. But, does it hold up to the stellar record of past games in the series, or will it get slammed with a blue turtle shell 10 feet short of the finish line?

A Car Enthusiast’s Dream – Forza Motorsport 4 Review

While I have absolutely no idea how to actually drive a car in real life, I’m kind of grateful for “Forza Motorsport 4”. While in the past, I must admit, I used to be pretty damn good at “Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition” on the PSP; “Forza Motorsport 4” welcomed me into a whole new world of racing. A world where I could take the time to explore, learn about the cars, and even take...