X360 Friday, July 11, 2008 | 4:22 PM

Race Pro announced, 2 images

Race Pro announced, 2 images

Atari announced today that they would publish Race Pro on the 360, developed by the famous racing simulation developers Simbin. 2 screens inside.


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Commented on 2008-07-11 16:43:13
is this the long awaited racingSIM for the Xbox 360?

I think if it'll be like the pc games from simbin = Yes
Commented on 2008-07-11 16:49:48
Excellent. If it's anything like the PC offerings, then move over Forza. If only microsoft would allow to use the logitech steering wheels...
Commented on 2008-07-11 16:56:01
If they can bring the simulation they produced on PC over to the 360, then it's bye bye Forza.
Commented on 2008-07-11 17:06:57
Omg, can't wait, shame i sold my 360 wheel a while ago, i didnt like it at all it's so cheap compared to logitech wheels.
Commented on 2008-07-11 17:09:38
Party at Lebato's
Commented on 2008-07-11 17:15:49
Problem is, without a steering wheel it's bloody horrible!

Graphically it looks ok, my gripe was how bland and clinical it looked on PC; we've been spoilt rotten by Grid.

What it needs is a bit of personality to go with the sim mechanics, which happen to be very good.
Commented on 2008-07-11 17:21:56 In reply to 2PintsOfInsulin
So basically this is what's happened to GTR2.

If it's anything like the GTR PC games, this will be by far the best racing simulator on consoles.
Commented on 2008-07-11 17:42:40
360 racing sim here we go! now i have another reason to buy the 360 racing wheel (force feedback+rumble = awesomeness)
Commented on 2008-07-11 18:22:59
There is a thing such as too much sim.
And the whole concept of sim = better is inaccurate imo.
Lets hope this strikes a nice balance between fun and sim :)
Commented on 2008-07-11 18:35:03
Everybody rejoice. This game is eagerly awaited.. Hopefully we'll see more to this at E3. :D
Commented on 2008-07-11 18:38:53
Untill I tried the Logitech steering wheel for the Xbox 360 recently I would have bought it for sure. But the wheel was crap, the force feedback didn't feel very convincing so I ditched it, well lets see how it turns out.
Commented on 2008-07-11 19:36:12
Yes, we all tired of that bullshi_t "autosimulators" like Forza or GranTourismo!
We need the realistic hardcore autosims - Ferrari Challange, GTR or this RACE on X360, PS3
sorry for my poor english..
Commented on 2008-07-11 19:59:18 In reply to 2PintsOfInsulin
Posted by 2PintsOfInsulin
Problem is, without a steering wheel it's bloody horrible!

Graphically it looks ok, my gripe was how bland and clinical it looked on PC; we've been spoilt rotten by Grid.

What it needs is a bit of personality to go with the sim mechanics, which happen to be very good.
Agreed. I hope my MOMO Racing wheel will work on BOX. On PS3 he is works ok
Commented on 2008-07-11 20:47:29 In reply to kenshin2418
Posted by kenshin2418
Party at Lebato's
http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e56/nipplash/jvd02.gif
Commented on 2008-07-11 22:57:26 In reply to kenshin2418
Posted by kenshin2418
Party at Lebato's
http://img206.imageshack.us/img206/2137/dougum1.gif
Commented on 2008-07-11 22:58:17
Where the Dickens did that come from? An alternative version of Bloodsport?!
Commented on 2008-07-12 02:13:09
Yes.
Commented on 2008-07-12 04:55:28 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
If they can bring the simulation they produced on PC over to the 360, then it's bye bye Forza.
Are you kidding me?

This game won't even be closed to Forza in customization and multiplayer experience.
Posted by CEZARR
Yes, we all tired of that bullshi_t "autosimulators" like Forza or GranTourismo!
We need the realistic hardcore autosims - Ferrari Challange, GTR or this RACE on X360, PS3
sorry for my poor english..
Forza is a way better simulator then Gran Turismo in any respect. Forza also uses the most advanced tire model in a video game.
Commented on 2008-07-12 09:20:48
ppls these are only 2 images.no videos or trailers no gameplay or foorage.this game was just anounced.doesnt mean that it isnt gonna be good game but calm down and wait for more specific thibgs.like i said
Commented on 2008-07-12 09:36:05
This has a lot of promise, Simbin make the best racing games ever in my opinion. If it's anything like GTR then it's a winner.
Commented on 2008-07-12 09:56:30
can't wait...although I still havent got anywhere close to finishing forza 2.
Commented on 2008-07-12 11:42:15 In reply to FordGTGuy
Quite intersting.
Posted by FordGTGuy
Forza is a way better simulator then Gran Turismo in any respect.
NO:P
Commented on 2008-07-12 14:23:31 In reply to FordGTGuy
Posted by FordGTGuy
This game won't even be closed to Forza in customization and multiplayer experience..
Maybe not. But frankly, who cares. All I want is a experience like GTR2 on my X360.

GTR games on the PC are miles ahead on any of the major racers on ps3 and Xbox when it comes to simulation. Forza2 and as it seems GT5 dissapoints alot of people. Forza mainly in the graphics department, and GT5 in the lack of simulation feel. If Race Pro can stick right in the middle there, then SimBin will have a clear winner on their hands. Great graphics and great simulation. Such a small to-do list, yet so hard to get right...

Hopefully Atari will have more to show us at E3 next week.
Commented on 2008-07-12 21:05:50 In reply to unknown_23
Posted by unknown_23
Quite intersting.



NO:P
Have you even played GT5 lately? Sega Rally feels more like a simulator then GT5.
Commented on 2008-07-13 07:41:30 In reply to FordGTGuy
Posted by FordGTGuy
Have you even played GT5 lately? Sega Rally feels more like a simulator then GT5.
lol

I see you have never played GT5. I play both (F2 & GT5) and in GT5 when you drive without driving aids and turn off ABS it is harder and mora realistic to drive than in Forza2 (Forza have only better colisions).
Sega Rally simulation? If Sega Rally is simulation for you... hmm... I see how much you know about simulators. I never seen someone drive like that in rallys in real live. Have you ever played Richard Burns Rally?
In GT5 even graphic can simulate reality. Graphic in Forza2 can... simulate Xbox1:P
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