- Producer Vernon Mollette
of SCEA San Diego Studio has shared details on props and obstacles alongside fresh screens today of ModNation Racers PSP.
To quote: In today's post, I'll be populating that same track with a variety of the props available for use in our Track Studio - Seaside Theme. While I'll only be showing one theme for this post, be sure to keep in mind that we will have four themes available when the game launches on May 25th!
So I've got the foundation of my track already in place and am now ready to throw down some props. There are some things on the HUD worth noticing. On the left side of the screen is the "Prop Thermometer."
As you start placing props, this gauge will start to fill up. It's a quick visual representation of where you stand while you're placing props, so you don't get caught unaware if you're not quite finished populating your track!
The other important HUD element to note is the prop panel on the right side of the screen. This panel can be expanded by pressing the Circle button, which brings out a large, categorized prop menu, so you can browse through the props and categories with ease!
After finishing up the terrain, I like to populate all the track obstacles first, so I can get a feel for how the...