Conclusion: Quantum Redshift is straight adrenaline rush…period. While the story mode with Nemesis characters is nice, it really doesn’t bring much to the table after a few times through the tournament mode. The graphics and white-knuckled gameplay certainly make up for the lackluster story mode.
Conclusion: Racing Craft) windshield are ultra-realistic. It sets the standard from here on out for games that need to incorporate water effects. Quantum Redshift’s levels, SPARCs, and character models are also beautifully crafted, with vibrancy galore gracing your television set.
Summary: When you look at the title, Microsoft’s futuristic racer is already at a disadvantage. Can you really imagine a 10-year-old kid asking their parents for this game this Christmas? In addition to having name that is hard to pronounce it’s also quite difficult to spell.
Excerpt: Maybe its just me, but it seems like many reviews of late have been eyeing various popular genres for a real kick in the pants. Whether its the recycled Resident Evil survival-horror formula, the explore-and-collect formula of platformers or the dial-a-combo gameplay of fighting games, there are...
Excerpt: Created of former Psygnosis members--responsible for the future racing genre benchmark Wipeout and which is now disbanded--Curly Monsters has produced an Xbox racer called Quantum Redshift. The relation to Wipeout is made obvious early on in playing- is this all these people can do?
Excerpt: Quantum Redshift is a high speed racing game set one hundred years in the future. Sixteen pilots from around the world suit up and strap into SPARCs, or Single Person Armed Racing Craft, in hopes of winning fame, fortune, and perhaps most important, the respect of millions around the globe.
Pros: Great Graphics, Incredible sense of speed, Plenty to unlock
Cons: Static backgrounds, Horrible story, We've seen all this before