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TDU 2 on the start line

TDU 2 on the start line

Nanco-Bandai informs us that Test Drive Unlimited 2 has gone gold and will hit the stores, as expected, on February 11th on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Till then here are some images.

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Commented on 2011-01-21 13:19:09
Yum! 1 day after pay-day, so that is good (but also coincides with Valentines week- not so good) :o/
Commented on 2011-01-21 16:25:12
Can we expect preview/review anytime soon ? I loved the first one but still not sure about this one, im afraid of "sims" mechanism :p
Commented on 2011-01-21 16:33:48
I wanted to love the first one but I couldn't stand how poorly the vehicles actually handled. I hope it's improved.. this franchise has so much potential.
Commented on 2011-01-21 16:55:57 In reply to GriftGFX
Nah, it was easy to love it once you accepted it for what it was. Yes, the handling was tricky on the fastest cars, but you countered for that by slowing down for corners and lifting off for crests.

It made up for it with the ability to go pretty much anywhere, pick up models without a court appearance, do 200+mph without a court appearance, Thelma and Louise-style police chases, the showrooms, all well ahead of its time.

If they can nail it all down pat, then this will be one of the best games made for just going out for a drive (which is another thing I really enjoyed about the first one).
Commented on 2011-01-21 16:57:59
I own it, I've played it, I enjoyed aspects of it. I still think that it's fundamentally flawed.
Commented on 2011-01-21 18:07:01
DEMO...Needs to happen
Commented on 2011-01-21 18:10:53 In reply to GriftGFX
That's cool, each to their own :o) I agree that it has a lot of potential, so fingers crossed...
Commented on 2011-01-21 18:33:55
I finished the first one, mainly due to me picking it up during a game drought when the 360 was in its infancy. It needs to have improved substantially for it to compete nowadays. I loved the scope of the first one, and funnily enough, I really enjoyed the courier levels where you had to take care of the car and not damage it during transport. But, I hated the ridiculous taxi levels with the piss poor acting and character models/animation, it made me throw up in my m outh a little everytime I pulled over and got the cutscene.
Commented on 2011-01-21 19:27:36
Awesome, finally a firm release date, already have it pre-ordered on steam, hope they have a pre-load.
Commented on 2011-01-21 22:10:36
Hated the physics on the first one but there was so much to love i'll be giving this one a shot anyway.
Commented on 2011-01-22 02:05:04
Gamestop has the release date set for Feb. 8th, that date makes sense as its on a Tuesday. Is the Feb. 11th date for Europe?

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