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E3: Split/Second gameplay

E3: Split/Second gameplay

This E3 certainly was great for racing fans, and this time it's Split/Second that gets its own showfloor gameplay video.

E3: Gameplay

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Commented on 2009-06-04 19:32:02
STUNNING! I love the idea of putting the stats at the back of the car, How genius! considering you spend most of your time staring at its back. Very nice indeed, Love it!
Commented on 2009-06-04 19:34:50
Niiiice, looks waay better that I expected. Love how you can trigger the environment...
Commented on 2009-06-04 19:37:49
A new idea ... and i love new ideas
Commented on 2009-06-04 19:40:15
looks awesome. bloom/over contrast is a bit too much, but otherwise it looks really fun. AI looks nice and aggressive too.

as long as the environmental hazards dont get too repetative per track, it could be an amazing arcade racer. but i think after one race of a track you're going to know what to expect the next time you race on it...thats my only worry atm. if they can keep them really varied and almost random, then it should work well.
Commented on 2009-06-04 19:46:11
That looks awesome.
Commented on 2009-06-04 19:49:20
absolutely awesome. had to laugh out loud when the plane crashed. excellent sense of speed as well!
interesting integration of the gui!
Commented on 2009-06-04 20:03:32
I want this! This is the type of arcaderacing game i've been looking for! When is this coming out?
Commented on 2009-06-04 20:12:54
I just can't imagine how much fun it can be with friends.
Commented on 2009-06-04 20:26:49
Bizarre, take a good look at this. This is how you create a modern arcade racer.
Commented on 2009-06-04 20:30:23
Looks so good, and it's split screen multiplayer which hopefully if that's with AI players as well then its a first day purchase from me.
Commented on 2009-06-04 20:55:05 In reply to Killers
Posted by Killers
I want this! This is the type of arcaderacing game i've been looking for! When is this coming out?
They only confirmed it for a 2010 release unfortunately.

Another great looking racer to look forward to. I only hope that they give the option to switch off the announcer and that HUD on the back of the car (Really don't like that look of that). They should also add in a sort of "takedown cam" that shifts the view to highlight an opponent that you destroy like in Burnout.
Commented on 2009-06-05 00:03:02
I had high hopes for this game, and if this video is anything to go by, Split/Second is not going to disappoint.

I just watched this video, expecting another trailer, and was so blown away by it, I had to watch it again right away.

Split/Second looks exactly like everything I had hoped Burnout Paradise was going to be. The only thing missing is the openworld design. However for now, I can live without that, so long as they deliver a truly over-the-top racing experience.
Commented on 2009-06-05 01:04:03
Just seen the stage demo on gamespot looks epic sweet as hell.
Commented on 2009-06-05 01:16:17
Commented on 2009-06-05 04:45:40
Feels like an amped up Burnout game. I like it.
Commented on 2009-06-05 10:00:31
This looks extremely entertaining! Watch out, Burnout!
Commented on 2009-06-05 11:07:01
Definate buy for me already!
Commented on 2009-06-05 12:11:05
I fear, that after few races, you will learn all those "crash events" and it will become monotonous. I mean, after two laps all the big buildings crashed, and whats left? The "shortcut crasher" and an airplane? Also, if those bulidings are gonna fall the same pre-scripted way every new race, it will loose its wowness...
I hope Im wrong, and it turn out to be an awesome arcade racer

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