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SHIFT 2 new images

SHIFT 2 new images

EA released a new batch of screenshots of SHIFT 2 Unleashed. The game will ship at the end of this month on Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC and we will not fail to capture a few gameplay videos as soon as possible.
Update: 8 images added.

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Commented on 2011-03-01 09:05:28
Awesome. Although some bodykits I would like to tone down on the extremeness. Hopefully theres autosculpture to modify the widebodies a bit.
Commented on 2011-03-01 10:44:08
That Megane looks incredible!
Commented on 2011-03-01 13:25:54
Okay, I think we got it. Pics look great.

Now please EA stuff them somewhere, where the sun does not shine and give me a demo!
Commented on 2011-03-01 13:57:50
i wish i could combine these racings games into one. I'd love to take GT5's prem car models, mix them with forza's handling/austion house/community art, and throw in shifts awsome helmet cam and sound effects

I hope forza 4 pushes alot for this combination...as as much as i think Shift 2 looks great i just know it will play like the previous
Commented on 2011-03-01 14:31:42
Yeah would be great if Forza 4 was aimed a bit more like Shift with the great feeling of racing however i fully expect it to be right in the middle of Shift's racing and GT'5 driving and car collecting style.
Commented on 2011-03-01 14:47:26
Shift had some great presentation ideas, but the overall gameplay was still just not nearly as good as it could have or should have been. I'm not gonna get hyped for this game but I'll certainly at least rent the game as I love this genre so much and just in case the game ends up fixing all the gameplay issues that really hurt the first game.
Commented on 2011-03-01 16:17:57
Strange, they are serious about sim game?
http://www.needforspeed.com/post/shift-2-unleashed-subject-physics?source=shift2
Commented on 2011-03-01 17:11:36 In reply to japan
Posted by japan
Strange, they are serious about sim game?
http://www.needforspeed.com/post/shift-2-unleashed-subject-physics?source=shift2
Sounds fantastic, sounds like they are focussing on exciting gameplay rather than mundane car collecting, racing against AI that is non existent and having to constantly grind to get car's.
Commented on 2011-03-01 18:56:48
Awesome images, thanks Gamersyde.

Looking forward to a hands on preview.
Commented on 2011-03-01 19:09:55 In reply to japan
Interesting read, but in all the pics, they are just using the xbox360 controller and not eg Fanatec or G25/G27 wheel with clutch.
How are these racers going to be the judge of anything if they are trying to compare real life racing with a steering wheel and a game using a xbox controller. Almost makes there testing data invalid.
Posted by japan
Strange, they are serious about sim game?
http://www.needforspeed.com/post/shift-2-unleashed-subject-physics?source=shift2
Commented on 2011-03-01 19:13:04
Ok I see at the end of the article there are some pictures using a wheel.
Commented on 2011-03-02 01:24:51 In reply to japan
Posted by japan
Strange, they are serious about sim game?
http://www.needforspeed.com/post/shift-2-unleashed-subject-physics?source=shift2
Wow they want to milk sim racers with this and arcade guys with hot pursuit. Nice trick EA. lol
Commented on 2011-03-02 06:03:42 In reply to gow_fan
Posted by gow_fan
Wow they want to milk sim racers with this and arcade guys with hot pursuit. Nice trick EA. lol
Shift games can hardly be considered sim racers...

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