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Review in Progress: Forza Motorsport 7

The Forza Motorsport series has somehow become Microsoft’s flagship franchise for the Xbox brand. Regardless of how Halo launched the console into prominence in 2001 or how Gears of War blazed a whole new trail of third-person, cover-...

 
 
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Need for Speed Payback has the series' biggest open world yet

The last time I touched on Need for Speed Payback, I said I wasn't sure what to make of the game. It hasn't left a strong impression -- for better or worse. And while we do have more to go on with this overview trailer highlighting the sett...

 
 
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Review: Lightfield

Racing games are a hard genre to innovate. While a developer could add interesting ideas, they still have to layer them on top of an already cemented foundation. Races have to work a certain way, laps have to be counted, and there has to be...

 
 
 
 
 
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Riptide GP: Renegade could scratch a Waverace itch on Switch

Riptide GP: Renegade was released last year on PC, and gained a surprising amount of traction. Folks are hungry for arcade racing it seems after many storied franchises like Rush and Cruis'n are now closed for business, and you'll be able t...

 
 
 
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The Crew 2 is shaping up to be my open-world racer of choice

Ubisoft's latest showing for The Crew 2 was a lot like its last, but I'm not complaining. This weekend, I got another crack at the racer's open-world antics. Morphing between a car, plane, and boat in real time without losing momentum conti...

 
 
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The Crew 2 touches down in March 2018

By the time The Crew 2 releases on March 16, 2018, I'll be ready to dig into another open-world racer. I spent a stupid amount of time screwing around the scaled-down USA and grinding up my stats in The Crew, and even though the sequel w...

 
 
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Your PC got enough horsepower to run Forza Motorsport 7?

Forza Motorsport 7 is the first Forza Motorsport in history to launch simultaneously on Xbox and PC. Actually, FM6 Apex was the first in the series to come to PC and that was months after the original's release and free-to-pl...

 
 
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Burnout-inspired Danger Zone headed to Xbox One

Three Fields Entertainment followed up its destructive golf game Dangerous Golf with a destruction-centric driving game, Danger Zone. What'll they have us wreck next? I'm curious to find out. In the mean time, the studio is working on porti...

 
 
 
 
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Rockstar might be working on another Midnight Club

Midnight Club is a series that has been left in the dust. It's adored by a specific subset of racing fans, but developer Rockstar hasn't shown much interest in giving it any attention over the last near-decade. The most recent Midnight Club...

 
 
 
 
 
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Gran Turismo Sport finally has a release date

I could never get into Forza. No particular reason, just didn't click with me (though I still want to give Horizon a go). For realistic driving games, I played the poop out of Gran Turismo 4 after my friend got me hooked on it. N...

 
 
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Project CARS 2 certainly has a bunch of cars

I can't say I'm much of a car guy, but I always find it fascinating to read through the car lists for racing games. Its cool trying to spot the models I actually might know about and then balking at omissions from the roster. Looking over t...

 
 
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Review: Micro Machines World Series

Micro Machines World Series wants to be Overwatch. It's an odd fit for a top-down racer to draw inspiration from a hero shooter, but that's what World Series does. The influence is immediately apparent -- from the different classe...

 
 
 
 
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Project CARS 2 is coming at the king, it best not miss

Over the course of all the E3 appointments I've attended in my six years covering the show, I don't think I've ever heard someone place equal emphasis on their game and why it's better than the competition. Project CARS 2 creative dire...

 
 
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The Crew 2 feels like a do-over in the best possible way

Ubisoft is doing some genuinely cool, surprising things with The Crew 2. As someone who dug the heck out of the flawed but rewarding free-form original, I couldn't be more pleased. For instance: that world-bending Inception shit from the ci...

 
 




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BigDoniel

all the people praising Disney as the supposed White Knight in the EA fiasco, theyre just as

 
Flanx

Trying to save for a Switch now, cant resist

 
BigDoniel

Never heard of it before, but Fracture is a quite brilliant law drama with a creepy Anthony Hopkins and very freshfaced Ryan Fantastic

 
RevolverRick

Keep dat hood safe

 
Rudorlf

Is it me, or I cant seem to load some qposts and blog posts here?

 
Pumpkin Spice Fuzunga

Behold the tale of greatest triumph! This guy was destroying me, and got me down to a tiny sliver of health with about half of his Somehow, I avoided all of his attacks and fought my way back to win I kind of feel bad for

 
RevolverRick

We dont have Thanksgiving where I live :c but I am thankful for all youz

 
GoofierBrute

Its officially midnight here, so happy #Darksiders3 Day, or as we call it here in Merica,

 
Dennis Carden

One minor issue that I have with Ultra Sun and Moon is that the Battle Tree doesnt lower your partys level to 50 until you hit the Super The result is that you have to grind through 20 stupidly easy battles before you get to the fun

 
Electric Reaper

Apparently, the developer of NoScript for Firefox Quantum screwed up, as I cant access NoScripts menu, and it kept throwing XSS warnings even when I kept closing the

 
 

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