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Hot Wheels Unleashed is worth watching for arcade racing fans

Whether or not you have strong ties to the Hot Wheels brand in 2021, I'd say that based on the first gameplay trailer for Hot Wheels Unleashed, Milestone's upcoming arcade racer could easily still click. The cars look suitably cool, the wi...

 
 
 
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Project CARS GO takes the driving out of the driving sim

If there is one genre that has been all but perfected for mobile gaming, it's the racing sim. Gameloft's Asphalt series has been killing it since it jumped to iOS in 2009, and even if its monetization systems get more aggressive with e...

 
 
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Contest: Win Taxi Chaos for Switch, PS4, or Xbox One

In today's contest you can win Taxi Chaos for Switch, PS4, or Xbox One! Do you want a free game? The answer, of course, is, "Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah!" In today's joint we're giving away an...um...homage to the classic Sega cabbie game in T...

 
 
 
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WRC 9 puts pedal to the metal on Nintendo Switch today

The latest entry in the long-running World Rally Championship series finally got the green flag on Switch today, as WRC 9 finally launches on the Nintendo platform, following its September 2020 release on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC WRC 9 for...

 
 
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Forza Horizon 4 is on Steam and there's cross-play

[Update: Forza Horizon 4 launched today on Steam and there's a free car for all platforms. You can get the 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS if you sign into your Xbox profile before March 14 at 10:00 am Pacific.] Playground Games' crowd-favorite rac...

 
 
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A new trademark could hint at a Chocobo Racing return

Chocobo Racing was an absolutely staple '90s game. I mean, it came at the tail-end of the '90s, but it epitomized Square Enix's attempt to spin off anything and everything Final Fantasy related after VII hit it so big. And mascot kart racer...

 
 
 
 
 
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EA sees 'incredible opportunity' in Codemasters acquisition

Electronic Arts has spoken of its delight in the publisher's acquisition of developer Codemasters. EA purchased the racing games specialist back in December 2020 for $1.2 billion - the sudden bid pulling the sale out from under the nose of ...

 
 
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Riders Republic bumped from February to 'later this year'

We're only two weeks into 2021 and publishers are already ripping off the delay Band-Aid. We haven't seen or heard much from Riders Republic – just enough that it's on the radar for Steep fans and people who wanted to like that game b...

 
 
 
 
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Slighty Mad Studios CEO excited for Project CARS 4 tech

Late last week, Slightly Mad Studios CEO Ian Bell dropped a few tweets demonstrating his excitement for the company's upcoming road-ripper Project CARS 4, which is currently in development for next-gen platforms. In messages since deleted f...

 
 
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(Update) Forza Horizon 4 gets the Cyberpunk 2077 car

[Update: It'll be available tomorrow, seemingly for everyone who plays the game.] Forza Horizon players can rip around England with some futuristic flair. CD Projekt and Playground Games have collaborated to make the Cyberpunk 20...

 
 
 
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Review: Dirt 5

At a certain point in my life, religiously chasing racing games kind of passed me by. Don't get me wrong, I'm always up for a digital drive: I just might not be partaking in every single entry of a franchise. Although Codemasters has been a...

 
 
 
 
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Ugh, next-gen racing games look so damn good

During almost any other time, I would not be interested in Dirt 5. I say this confidently because I was not interested in Dirt Rally 2.0 or Dirt 4. There have been seven previous Dirt games (!!) and I did not have a lick of inter...

 
 
 
 
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Dirt 5 will be a day-one PlayStation 5 game

Even when it comes to games we've known about for a while, the PlayStation 5 launch lineup isn't set in stone just yet. Today, Codemasters confirmed Dirt 5 will make the November 12 deadline. In a tweet, the studio also reiterated several f...

 
 




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Dr Mel

Just seeing this type face makes me think of RPG And the older Mincho font definitely reminds of the old Resident Evil

 
Seymour

No! Jon Cartwright is far too aware of his excellent narration skills! HE CANT KEEP GETTING AWAY WITH THIS!!!

 
CycloneJoker

After a month or so of use, I do have one complaint about the 8bitdo The texture on the back of the grips is a dirt/dust Pretty noticeable on a white Wonder if its safe to use hand wipes on those

 
Gajknight

Game of the year

 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Double post but I would also want to mention this indie game that only came out a few days Looks very It is called your Only move is Basicaly a 2D fighting game but turn Hard to explain but looks novel and its only €5

 
Seymour

Say hello, Corpsy! >

 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Hey, I just posted a mini blog there of cool looking indie games due out in 2023 and included trailers and steam links for every game I mention and a description of them so you can easily wishlist it a look if your interested!

 
medicamecanica

Star ocean 6 has a triple triad-style mini game where you challenge townsfolk and earn new pawns who double as play pieces and as powerful Of course theyre all heroes and villains from previous star ocean (and maybe other tri Ace?)

 
Spaceloaf

I dont usually try to get 36 stars, not because Im not able to, but because it usually takes a couple hours of grinding to do But hyperbloom Raiden is insanely good this time around; it trivialized the 1st half so I could concentrate on the

 
Alphadeus

I am extremely excited for Theatrhythm on Especially looking at the Song List (cant seem to link to the Its important to note the DLC will be spread out over Ill probably pick up the Deluxe version instead of the Super Deluxe

 
 

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