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WRC 3 images and trailer

WRC 3 images and trailer

After two episodes which were rather flawed, despite some improvement in the sequel, the official game of the world rally championship is back with WRC 3. Until we can see the game in action, here are a bunch of new images.
Update: First trailer added.

Trailer
Download: WMV HD | MP4 HD

All comments

Commented on 2012-07-20 20:12:21
Broken links.
Commented on 2012-07-20 21:10:51
Man, that ice on the road looks like the real thing... As for the rest ? Polycount and reflections could be done better. What's wrong with the shadows in the last pic ?
Commented on 2012-07-20 22:19:00
Some parts look amazing, some look a little lackluster. Overall though, the graphics are plenty good enough as long as they nail the physics. They really need to get some good car damage modeling and environmental deformation systems in place to nail the feel though.

Would definitely love a good rally only title to offset the weirdness that has become the DIRT series. Definitely keeping an eye on this...
Commented on 2012-07-21 04:28:59 In reply to michaelob
Posted by michaelob
Would definitely love a good rally only title to offset the weirdness that has become the DIRT series. Definitely keeping an eye on this...
My exact thoughts on it. Hopefully this will be the all Rally game I've been waiting years for.
Commented on 2012-07-21 06:34:57
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
Commented on 2012-07-21 07:47:55
Rather suspicious that the backgrounds are blurred out in most of the shots. They've either got something to hide, or whoever took the shots is just clueless.
Commented on 2012-07-21 10:29:24
They shall make a good physics, and I forgive all the shit that they did before. The ice is really beautiful
Commented on 2012-07-21 12:13:17 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
You missed the best console racing game online...Toca
Commented on 2012-07-21 16:28:09
This is much better. Give a Richard Burns Rally physics and I will the happiest gamer ever. :-)
Commented on 2012-07-21 17:07:04
It's certainly no dirt3 in the looks department, but it can't possibly be any worse then that POS game.
Commented on 2012-07-21 18:54:11
Ppl here seems to have forgotten how sub par the first 2 were.
Commented on 2012-07-21 19:00:55 In reply to asdfg
Posted by asdfg
Ppl here seems to have forgotten how sub par the first 2 were.
They where still better rally games then the competition tho. It's no richards burns or even the old PS2 WRC games, granted, but it's better then dirt...lol
Commented on 2012-07-21 23:13:30 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
You also missed PGR.
Commented on 2012-07-22 15:53:21 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
lol no. Racing games this gen has been better than ever. More realism, better gfx. But there are just too many of them that is the problem and only 2-3 are good.
Commented on 2012-07-23 11:40:33
this has improved immensely graphics wise during the last few months. Nice!
Commented on 2012-07-24 09:06:37 In reply to raina
Posted by raina
lol no. Racing games this gen has been better than ever. More realism, better gfx. But there are just too many of them that is the problem and only 2-3 are good.
uh, no, try again.

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