Next Car Game is a new demolition derby on the running game theme with soft-body damage modeling, sophisticated driving dynamics and depth upgrading of the vehicle, featuring both derbies demolition and more traditional track races. It is all about fun, wild ride and over-the-top crashes. Expect epic and tight accidents, fighting neck-to-neck to the finish line on race tracks dilapidated. Expect appropriate demolition derbies. Expect new ways to bend metal marks and signature moments once-in-the-life that can be achieved with the physical real-life simulation.
All I know about sit-on mowers comes from David Lynch The Straight Story and Hank Hill. They seem calm, pleasant things. I do high speed deathracers not consider. Well, I did not, until I Wreckfest [official website] developers Bugbear added to their Smashtastic mowers race in the last big update for Early Access and ragdoll physics thrown for riders their mowers in the carnage. Now I’m fascinated by this muddy karting.
I think they remove the mower blades before the race, however. Babies.
Wreckfest (formerly known as the Next Working Title Car Game and currently listed on Steam as Next Car Game: Wreckfest) is a video racing game in development by Bugbear Entertainment, the creators of the derby racing series style property demolition FlatOut known. Wreckfest is described as the spiritual successor to the FlatOut series and a cross between FlatOut, Destruction Derby and the 1989 cult PC Racer Street Rod. A notable feature of the game engine is the use of soft-body damage modeling, which allows location-based damage that affects vehicle driving dynamics realistically.
The final game is intended to include a variety of game features, including traditional racing tournaments track and demolition. The race gameplay follows the same basic rules that most modern racing games like Need for Speed or Gran Turismo. The player controls a car in a race or demolition derby, the goal being to win the race or be the only survivor of the derby, respectively. Before participating in an event, the player must choose a vehicle, select either a manual or automatic transmission, and finally select a dirt or tarmac track on which the race. Players will also be able to buy and sell vehicles, customized vehicles, and perform “research”. The races to focus strongly on “vehicular combat” with the player having to find a balance between defensive tactics such as avoiding debris or vehicles opponents and more aggressive tactics such as grinding against opponents and forcing out of the way in order to overcome or avoid damage. While the focus Next Car game physics and vehicle damage is similar to previous racing games on the destruction of base such as Burnout Criterion, it follows a somewhat slower and more strategic approach, resulting in a more traditional gameplay racing experience than in comparable games.