Drive Hard, Create Anything, Destroy Everything. With Ridge Racer Unbounded, the Ridge Racer franchise gears up to carve its own destructive path on a spectacular collision course with PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. Ridge Racer Unbounded adds an unexpected destructive dimension to the series, delivering an original blast of ferocious racing adrenaline. Join the Unbounded street racing gang and test your driving skills against rivals in every street and alley of Shatter Bay. Prove your worth behind the wheel to get respect and expand your turf. For endless race variety, use the simple but powerful City Creator to design amazing original tracks in minutes.
It’s kind of funny how much can change in a month’s time. We had just finished off (or rather, sworn off) Ridge Racer for the PlayStation Vita, a half-finished effort that had its moments, but still couldn’t escape the “same old” doldrums that had been haunting the drift-crazy racing series for years. And just like that, it’s as if Namco swooped in to answer our prayers, laying on us the unpredictably wild Ridge Racer Unbounded, a game that’s a far departure from the usual low-speed territory. Sure, some of its inspirations are borrowed — or downright stolen — from other destructive racing games, but Bugbear Interactive, the team behind the Flatout games, crafts them heartily into the Ridge Racer formula. ... Read Review