One of many extra thrilling video games revealed at THQ’s showcase as we speak was Wreckreation, a racing sport within the fashion of Trackmania or Sizzling Wheels Unleashed with an emphasis on customized content material and modifying programs on the fly.
The sport’s announcement trailer options befuddled native radio chatter in regards to the gravity-defying race tracks which have out of the blue appeared within the sky, earlier than reducing to some cinematically-shot gameplay of racing and vehicular destruction on the aerial loop-de-loops. The trailer demonstrates the sport’s capability for observe constructing and customization with a participant putting and resizing obstacles and observe options as different gamers/NPCs race.
The car-on-car violence definitely has my curiosity. The Trackmania sequence has been providing “Sizzling Wheels however life-sized” racing motion on curler coaster-looking programs for a very long time now, however with a give attention to pure time trial gameplay. Wreckreation appears to supply one thing a bit of bit messier, with progressive harm sporting down the automobiles and the power to run your opponents off the highway. It is like a Smash Bros. 4 participant free-for-all with gadgets to Trackmania’s Fox-only, Last Vacation spot.
Wreckreation’s sandbox constructing additionally holds numerous promise. The Trackmania video games have a extra conventional degree editor, whereas Wreckreation appears to have one thing extra akin to Halo’s Forge mode, with on-the-fly modifying of the world occurring alongside lively races. Wreckreation doesn’t but have a launch date, nevertheless it has gone dwell with a web page on Steam.