Excerpt: For years, the Race Driver series has been revered for its robust amount of racing types that allow players to experience the thrills of many different racing disciplines and for its exceptional quality given the vast quantity of racing styles replicated within in.
Excerpt: GRID 2 is the sequel to the street racing game GRID which was released back in 2008, and in my opinion, way overdue. GRID came on the scene around the same time that the Need for Speedseries was on the decline, and it was quite the breath of fresh air.
Excerpt: There are two main types of racing games. You have your simulation racers like Gran Turismo that are very realistic in the cars, tracks, and handling. They take a lot of skill and patience to master, but in doing so, you will be rewarded with a very authentic driving game.
Summary: As a singular racing experience, GRID 2 offers action that is a lot of fun to enjoy. It has a robust online mode and the driving engine itself remains as rock solid as ever. A few instances of the HUD being old, or the story being goofy aren’t enough to break the game.
Summary: " GRiD 2 " is a really, really solid racing game. In fact it’s a massive shame it’s not the best racer out there. If you’d added in a bit of rallying and some really powerful cars that handle more like the F1 series (especially since Codies have the rights and the tracks tied up), whilst having a...
Excerpt: After concluding several reviews of Codies racing games with a plea for a sequel to GRID – by far and away my favourite racing game of this generation – I was beginning to feel as if I had a second The last Guardian situation on my hands.
Excerpt: Developer and publisher Codemasters is back again this year with the follow up release to their 2008 hit Race Driver: Grid . Grid 2 continues the rich tradition of high quality racing titles from Codemasters with an impressive new storyline, additional cars and different real life inspired tracks.
Summary: Overall, Heroscape is one of the
more pleasant surprises to come across my desk in the last several years.
It's not only a good game; it's also a great value for your money. Simple
but refined, it occupies that nebulous space between a serious tabletop
strategy game and a more traditional board...
Pros: Solid core mechanics that are a lot of fun to play and at a killer value.
Cons: The cheap and eclectic minis leave something to be desired.
Summary: When you put together a development team made up of folks from Codemasters, Bizarre Creations, and other talented folks around the industry and ask them to make a racing game, good things are going to happen.
Pros: : Fantastic gameplay; great map that is actually fun to cruise; nice presentation; hidden stuff