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Old 03-06-2009, 11:09   #1
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From Bizzare Creations, makers of the PGR racing games...



Looks like it could be fun.
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Old 03-06-2009, 11:26   #2
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There was a multi-page piece about this in one of th big gaming mags - Edge I think.
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Old 03-06-2009, 18:57   #3
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Vehicle damage... yah!!!

Nitro... Noo!!!
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Old 03-06-2009, 21:45   #4
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Dunno about single player but online multiplayer looks like it should be awesome fun!!
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Old 04-06-2009, 11:43   #5
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Bizzare Creations have a very solid reputation within the racing genre...surely this has to pretty good!?

Looks decent enough from that clip, but the proof as always will be with some hands-on time with it.
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Old 04-06-2009, 11:47   #6
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so basically it's Mario Kart on steroids?

count me in
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Old 31-08-2009, 13:45   #7
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Lots of lovely new footage.....



Handling/physics looks a little too arcadey, but looks fun & makes for a nice change of pace from the more serious racers out later this year.

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Still not sure about this one. The footage does look fun and the power-ups and more arcade style racing make it a different sort of game even than Dirt 2 or Need For Spee: Shift. Kind of reminds me a bit of Midnight Club 2 or 3 with power-ups like in Jak X. With all these driving games I wish somebody would make a decent up-to-date Twisted Metal.

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Old 31-08-2009, 14:14   #9
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Forgot to mention I really like the interface/menu screens. Looks very clean & almost Tron like.
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Old 31-08-2009, 14:18   #10
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...With all these driving games I wish somebody would make a decent up-to-date Twisted Metal.
I was never a fan of the Twisted Metal series but howabout Scrap Metal, coming soon to XBLA....



Now that looks good!
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Scrap Metal = an updated version of Mashed...which is a good thing
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Looks like NFS Undercover. Generic midnight racer em up.

Scrap metal on the other hand looks awesome, when's it out?
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Early 2010 is the only thing I can find regarding Scrap Metal.
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Old 31-08-2009, 19:12   #14
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I was never a fan of the Twisted Metal series but howabout Scrap Metal, coming soon to XBLA....

Now that looks good!
Blur does nothing for me at all, i really wanted another PGR game but sadly that will never happen.

But thanks for the Scrap Metal video, looks great fun!
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Funny viral Blur video.....

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Funny viral Blur video.....

Bloody Hell @ 0:40
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Another potential xmas game is pushed to somewhere in 2010.

Not bothered, just means more time to play COD:MW2
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At this rate MW2 is going to be the only game out.
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At this rate MW2 is going to be the only game out.
..... and I couldn't be any happier!
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Another potential xmas game is pushed to somewhere in 2010.

Not bothered, just means more time to play COD:MW2
FFS!!!, Dirt 2 it is then
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