16w ago - Evolution Studios Community Development Manager Jamie Brayshaw has officially revealed the Driveclub PS4 pre-order bonuses below today!
To quote: The goal for Driveclub is to build a strong, connected community of clubs and racers that will keep the game fresh, with new challenges.
A key part of achieving this is how we let you get into the game: so I'm here to not only reveal the options you have, but also share our stylish box art and the three exclusive incentives on offer when you pre-order the game.
Driveclub gives you immediate access to all the coolest cars, tracks and locations from around the world, the moment you slide the Bluray into your PS4. All of these combined give you unlimited opportunities to participate in and create challenges to showcase your skills to the world and your friends.
Today, we're revealing the bonuses available when you pre-order Driveclub through participating retailers. You'll have your choice of one of three exclusive packs depending on which store you pre-order from. Each pack includes an exclusive livery design, instant access to a powerful supercar and a boost of fame to increase your driver level in the game and give you and your club a head start over the competition.
156w ago - Games Director Matt Southern at Evolution Studios has revealed a fresh track for MotorStorm Apocalypse on PlayStation 3 today.
To quote: It's been a while since we've shown anything new from MotorStorm Apocalypse, we were planning on keeping pretty quiet while we work like maniacs to get the game finished.
But when I was asked to skip over to New York for one last reveal of 2010, I couldn't resist showing just one more track, and of course sharing a glimpse below.
Let me introduce a track that has presented us with some of the biggest gameplay challenges we've ever had: Skyline, AKA 'the Blockhopper' AKA 'Vertigo Redux', AKA 'the one with a race where you get dropped from a helicopter onto a skyscraper that is already collapsing, and are expected to win against a pack of bikes and ATVs on rooftops and in offices that are falling to pieces'.
Making the track spectacular but also fun and winnable by all 13 vehicle classes has been a real test of everything we've learned.
For obvious reasons there are a lot of jumps and ramps as you pelt from one building to the next, and that means ensuring you can always make those jumps after bailing, even in a Monster Truck.
The addition of in-air cooling (you can earn more boost if you release...
292w ago - Paul Hollywood, creative director at Evolution, said at Sony's PlayStation Day event that a demo for upcoming MotorStorm Pacific Rift is planned.
He also said the game will "be locked at 30 frames-per-second in 720p", something the pre-alpha demo version lacked at the event.
"Yes, there'll be a downloadable demo on the PSN Store before launch," said Evolution's Hollywood. "Autumn 2008 is when we're coming out. I don't know the date or what we're going to do with the demo - that'll be forthcoming."
MotorStorm is an arcade style racer so a stable frame rate is a must for the fast paced action. With the increase in the number of tracks and interaction of the environments its even more crucial to avoid drops.