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Hey all,

My copy of Race Driver GRID arrived today for my PC

I am very very impressed. An amazing game with stunning visuals, realistic physics, great cars and brilliant tracks. Its not a particularly easy game and I do have the Driver Assists on, but I'm getting better at it

Game runs 100% smooth on full detail, 2xAA (might try 4x later on), 1680x1050.

I strongly recommend this game to anyone who loves more realistic driving games. So maybe not the best choice for the Need For Speed fanatics, although its still quite easy to pick up.

For those who are unaware of the game, here's a trailer:

http://www.youtube.com/v/JaW0l7rfRFg&hl=en

And screens:







Anybody else play it?
Edited by jinja_ninja - 6/5/08 at 2:47pm
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post #2 of 18
Wow! I didn't know it was out already. Guess I forgot. Definitely going to pick this game up after I upgrade my video card.
 
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That reminds me, I need to try it on my 360 controller...feels too weird using keyboard and mouse combo.
    
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post #4 of 18
I want to download this, but my PC isn't good enough to run it.

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I'm waiting till Saturday to get it. The local Gamestop doesn't carry PC games :swearing: so I have to wait to go to a different one.
    
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post #6 of 18
It's such an awesome, awesome game. I really wish they would make the replay screen longer and camera angles more varied.
post #7 of 18
Absolute awesome game, especially with a steering wheel. Not quite as realistic as GTR2 but hey im having more fun with this than GTR2 because its simply too realistic, But 12 player demolition derby is freaking awesome
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I, for one, did not enjoy this game. It felt too jittery. Every time I hit a patch of dirt it was auto spin out. Maybe it was just on the 360...
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post #9 of 18
looks like a good game, is there much city racing goin on?
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post #10 of 18
"More realistic driving games"

Don't talk absolute rubbish. Grid is not in any way realistic, the cars have stupid amounts of grip etc and can you turn back time? Exactly... Not realistic.
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