Excerpt: Remember a time when F1 games were bigger than God? And now they seem little more than an afterthought? Can this title change that? I mean, it is on the super powerful PlayStation 3 and an exclusive at that.
Excerpt: racing has become a phenomenon. All around the country, hillbillies…I mean racing enthusiasts gather around their TV’s cheer for their respective racer to be ahead of the traffic in an endless circle.
Excerpt: Date: 3/19/2007 Formula One racing games have always appealed to a small group of hardcore fans. With learning curves the size of Everest and races that could be measured in hours instead of minutes, F1 is decidedly not for everyone.
Excerpt: Formula One is a strange beast. Over the years the hugely popular motorsport has evolved into something quite different from the 'must see' Sunday TV it most certainly was during my younger years.
Excerpt: The first thing I do with any video game I get to review is to see what descriptors the ESRB gives. I want to know what things they found wrong with a game, so I have a starting point (knowing how broken and flawed the ESRB really is).
Summary: While the technical racing offered in
Formula One: Championship Edition probably won't appeal to more casual
players, those looking for the depth and complexity of a racing simulation
should find plenty to like in this release.