TRAILER | X360, PS3, PC Thursday, January 13, 2011 | 4:36 PM

SHIFT 2 : Trailer and release date

SHIFT 2 : Trailer and release date

EA has published this trailer of SHIFT 2 Unleashed, announcing its release date for March 24th. It contains some gameplay which confirms that the game will be at least as dynamic as its predecessor.

Release trailer

All comments

Commented on 2011-01-13 19:30:40
Not realisitc, the sense of speed is like arcade games but this game will be sim+arcade like most racing games
Commented on 2011-01-13 20:23:43
Really??? They kept that stupid blur effect on your dashboard when you're racing in cockpit view? Speechless...
Commented on 2011-01-13 20:27:57
Looks sweet. Now they just have to fix the driving, lol. I love the dash view, the blur doesn't bother me, as when you are focusing on the road, you can't read your dash anyway...
Commented on 2011-01-13 20:32:09
Dice is working on this...can't wait
Commented on 2011-01-13 20:41:40 In reply to ASURAshadow
Posted by ASURAshadow
Really??? They kept that stupid blur effect on your dashboard when you're racing in cockpit view? Speechless...
What's wrong with that? It's out of focus because you're supposed to be watching the road.
Commented on 2011-01-13 21:40:17
Excessive lateral displacement on cockpit....what about...professional seat....professional helmet.....hans device......and the fo*ing 4 point seat belt.... we have a pilates ball here. wth
Commented on 2011-01-13 22:10:39 In reply to b0vril
Posted by b0vril
What's wrong with that? It's out of focus because you're supposed to be watching the road.
This effect is like beeing on drugs and totally stupid.

Of course I am supposed to look at the road, and thats what I am mainly doing at high-speeds. But why cant I look at the dials whenever I want?!


If thats actual gameplay, then I am impressed!
Commented on 2011-01-13 22:51:38
I like the look of that! Well, I love driving games anyway, so I'll prolly pick this up!
Commented on 2011-01-13 23:13:59
Thanks for the SD version.
Commented on 2011-01-14 00:08:33 In reply to 2PintsOfInsulin
Posted by 2PintsOfInsulin
I like the look of that! Well, I love driving games anyway, so I'll prolly pick this up!
If you love driving games you might want to wait until you find out how glitchy and terrible this one is after the first one. There are much better driving games out there.
Commented on 2011-01-14 12:56:18
Fair point, but how do you personally know how glitchy this one is? It hasn't even been released! :)
Commented on 2011-01-14 14:02:42
no way was that ACTUAL gameplay, you telling me we will see that when playing? if so holy shit

they seem to have revolutionized my favourite camera angle in racing game (cockpit view) :D first game was awesome too, it was FUN
Commented on 2011-01-14 18:17:24
just a bit over the top there guys..... thats not "real" racing....
Commented on 2011-01-16 05:36:39 In reply to doopher
Posted by doopher
just a bit over the top there guys..... thats not "real" racing....
I think understanding that it's not "real" racing is the way to enjoy it. I laugh my ass off when you can do the infamous inclined corkscrew in Laguna Seca at 120kmph or see the AI purposely wipeout for no reason so you can overtake him and feel good about it.
Commented on 2011-01-17 21:10:15
This is gameplay video but I am not sure this will be good game. gfx are nice though
Commented on 2011-01-21 02:33:07
this is just an arcade style racing game and its going to get game of the year nods just like hot pursuit seems to have gotten over Gran Turismo 5 wich is a shame... console game is falling appart thanks to Microsoft sponsored fanbots.
Commented on 2011-01-21 03:08:58
alright, you're done.

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