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Dirt 2: Studio tour

Dirt 2: Studio tour

Codemasters reeased this Studio Tour, revealing a bit more about Colin Mcrae: Dirt 2.


Studio Tour

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Commented on 2009-05-07 15:40:34
i don't know what to make of this game so far, the first one wasn't that great. i guess i'll just wait for some reviews. this and grid suffer the same fate, they sound very promising at the start, and then fail to deliver. but then again, i'm a huge sim fan, and absolutely love the GT series.
Commented on 2009-05-07 15:40:46
Day One. Drop the Colin, keep the Dirt.
Posted by jmd749
this and grid suffer the same fate, they sound very promising at the start, and then fail to deliver.
?
Commented on 2009-05-07 15:54:16 In reply to hellyheamf
this looks incredible onthe graphics department, dirt1 wasa decent game, grid is one of the more fun racers this gen, excellent game so I have high hopes for this one.
Posted by hellyheamf
Day One. Drop the Colin, keep the Dirt.

?
btw, they're keeping the name as a tribute to him.
Commented on 2009-05-07 16:31:42 In reply to jmd749
Posted by jmd749
i don't know what to make of this game so far, the first one wasn't that great. i guess i'll just wait for some reviews. this and grid suffer the same fate, they sound very promising at the start, and then fail to deliver. but then again, i'm a huge sim fan, and absolutely love the GT series.
That's exactly how I feel about GRID and DIRT. They need to add some feeling of weight to the cars and ditch that damn central pivot crap to add a bit of camera swing when drifting through turns. Oh how I miss my Rallysport Challange 2...

I did love the part with the in car view with the dirt and water being splashed onto the windshield. I'll maintain some cautious optimism for this game just for that alone.
Commented on 2009-05-07 16:51:20 In reply to jmd749
Posted by jmd749
but then again, i'm a huge sim fan, and absolutely love the GT series.
GT series is far from being good sim games. Good games yes, but not in simulation department.
Commented on 2009-05-07 16:57:15 In reply to KiNiK
Posted by KiNiK
GT series is far from being good sim games. Good games yes, but not in simulation department.
well, that was expected, lol
Commented on 2009-05-07 16:57:33
meh... give me Forza 3 instead. =/
Commented on 2009-05-07 17:03:45 In reply to doopher
Posted by doopher
meh... give me Forza 3 instead. =/
Instead? That's just a stupid comment since Forza Motorsport is a Microsoft franchise while the Dirt series are developed by Codemasters...

Really looking forward to this game. I'm a little big worried that the game will be to diffrent from a "normal" rally game, but hopefully it's not. Graphic wise I think it will kick som serious ass, Codemasters really are masters when it comes to graphics..
Commented on 2009-05-07 17:15:12
Can I say Holy Crap here? That looked amazing. Those graphics are incredible. I never would have thought they would have come close to their target images they released with the announcement. But it just looks like they have achieved that target. Absolutely stunning. I have to be very careful now, but what I have seen, matches the detail of Crysis. Ofcourse you can't compare the games, but still...
Commented on 2009-05-07 17:20:11
Forza > DiRT imo, so how is it stupid again?
Commented on 2009-05-07 17:24:25 In reply to doopher
Posted by doopher
Forza > DiRT imo, so how is it stupid again?
for one, they're completely and utterly different games.
Commented on 2009-05-07 17:34:39
Looks really good imo. I much prefer this kind of racing game to your run of the mill street racer, much more fun. Lokking forward to it.
Commented on 2009-05-07 18:05:22
Sweet stuff ... day one purchase for me !
Commented on 2009-05-07 18:14:29
Looks great. Sounds great. Those graphics are turning out pretty damn good.
Commented on 2009-05-07 18:38:19
Looks good, but mud is boring. Grid 2 please!
Commented on 2009-05-07 18:41:43
Looks awesome :D

Amazed by how close they seem to be to those initial target renders
Commented on 2009-05-07 19:03:00
Dirt 1 had brutal driving physics it felt really bizarre.

Unlikely that this one will be different, but one can hope.
Commented on 2009-05-07 19:07:23
Looks really good, and now it doesn't look like a racing game post nuclear holocaust.
Commented on 2009-05-07 19:15:04
Wow, graphics are excellent! Damn sexy cockpitview!

They should give their artists a raise, and fire the people responsible for the physics...seriously. It's really a shame that a game, that great looking, will be ruined by poor driving mechanics...
Commented on 2009-05-07 20:22:37
Imo DIRT looked great, but felt like shit.
I have nothing against arcade racer, but the cornering was just horrific.
Waste of gfx...

Hope this one becomes just a little more realistic
Commented on 2009-05-07 21:03:20
Dang the visuals sure are great though, really hope the handling pans out.
Commented on 2009-05-07 23:13:25 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
for one, they're completely and utterly different games.
Like Prey and Bioshock are different stories (tracks) and with different weapons (cars) and such?
Does it matter? Prey still > Bioshock, and Forza > Dirt.

Things doesnt have to be carbon copies to make comparisons valid.
If someone wants to claim that Sasha Grey > Bill Clinton, its in their full right to do so.
Commented on 2009-05-07 23:31:02
I do like the small touch of the figurine right bang in the middle of the cockpit...
Commented on 2009-05-08 00:15:42
i want colin mcrae 1 back with the skoda training car.
Commented on 2009-05-08 01:02:17 In reply to CRACKSPEED
Posted by CRACKSPEED
i want colin mcrae 1 back with the skoda training car.
*mind trip to the past* now I'm sad. ; (
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