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    Review: Grid 2 [w/video]
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    Shut Up And Drive The Car Codemasters' Grid 2 was waiting for me at home when I returned to Ann Arbor from Los Angeles, after attending my first ever E3 this year. I was worried. Of course I'd been thrilled weeks before when I'd gotten confirmation that I'd receive a loaner copy of the game to ...

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    Featured: E3: We play The Crew demo and take down a Hummer [w/video]
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    After bringing you news of the new Ubisoft title The Crew on the first day of our E3 coverage, we're happy to report that we've had a chance to demo the title, too. The guys at Ivory Tower (a French studio under the auspices of Ubisoft) were kind enough to give us a brief walk-through with the ...

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    Featured: E3: We log some seat time with DriveClub [w/video]
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    The gaming world is abuzz with early love for the Playstation 4, if the water-cooler talk around the 2013 E3 conference are anything to go by. Much of this has to do with the vast potential of the new Sony hardware, though the announced price of $399 caught a lot of folks off guard in a nice way, ...

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    Featured: E3: We play Need For Speed Rivals, chase street racers [w/videos]
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    Need For Speed Rivals, the newest instantiation in a long-running franchise, has made plenty of news in and around this year's E3 show. We first heard about the game and its availability on both Xbox One and Playstation 4 some weeks ago, and the Hollywood media machine has pumped out plenty of ...

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    Exclusive: E3: Just a taste of Forza 5 is enough to blow our minds [w/video]
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    These cars are art, complete with imperfections that end up bringing them closer to the physical world. While games like The Crew and DriveClub certainly had us drooling over the possibilities of next-generation gaming systems, it wasn't until we got up close and personal with the upcoming ...

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    Report: Gran Turismo 6 to be released on November 28?
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    If new rumors are correct, then the development pace over at Polyphony Digital has really ramped up. According to CNET, Gran Turismo 6 might be launching as soon as November 28 of this year. The rumor that GT6 was coming sooner, rather than later, started when Italian retailer Multiplayer added a ...

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    Video: New Grand Theft Auto V trailers offer more cars and chaos
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    Fans of the Grand Theft Auto video game series rejoice! With GTA V hitting shelves on September 17, Rockstar Games has released a new trailer, only this time we get to see even more car action/destruction. This video gives us a brief look of the game from the point of view of three main ...

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    Video: Grid 2 multiplayer details revealed, includes social followers and YouTube vids
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    The developers of Grid 2, which arrives in stores in May 31, three days later than originally announced, have decided to show us some details of the gameplay teased before in its new Racenet rivals system. Distinct from the career mode will be online modes that can accommodate 12 players paired ...

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    Video: Forza offers Top Gear car pack for April [w/video]
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    Forza Horizon fans will be pleased to read that a new car pack is available for download today, this latest one selected by the editors at Top Gear magazine. True to the Top Gear image, the selection of rides is both worthwhile and pretty quirky, too. A 2012 Aston Martin Vanquish and the ...

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    Video: New Grid 2 video reveals new story elements, race locations
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    The steady drip of GRID 2 teasing, leading up to the game's May 28 release date, continues with a video, a press release and some new images from Codemasters. The new video features a few more looks at USA-based racing in GRID 2, including cut scenes from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the ...

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    Video: Grid 2 releases first full-length gameplay preview
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    The wait for the May 28th on-sale date of Grid 2 just official got a little bit more unbearable, as the sadists at Codemasters have released a trailer of actual game play. In short: it looks amazing. Starring in the one-minute clip are classists like the E30 BMW M3, Ford Mustang Mach 1 and ...

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    Official: GRID 2 gets May 28 on-sale date, special DLC depending on where you buy
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    Codemasters is promising all kinds of wunderbar things for Grid2 like "new standards for a racing multiplayer experience" and "the most visceral and exhilarating racing yet." The 24-karat test of those claims will have to wait until we can get controllers in our hands, but not for too much ...

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    Report: Mass. turnpike authority removes violent video games from rest stops [w/poll]
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    The Boston Globe reports the Massachusetts Department of Transportation has removed violent video games from state-owned travel centers following last month's mass shooting tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. As the story goes, Andrew and Tracey Hyams were traveling with their 12-year-old son on ...

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    Official: Ford says Raptor has become most sought-after truck for toy licensing
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    The Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is a fun truck for all ages, and not just when it comes to blasting over rough terrain at high speeds. Ford says that its off-road performance truck has performed just as well on the shelves of stores as it does on real-world trails with the truck being used as the ...

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    Review: F1 Race Stars [w/video]
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    An F1-Themed Rollercoaster Of A Racer That Would Make Mario Himself Proud There are those of you who have, at one point, played and loved some version of Mario Kart but wished there were a port of it that was playable on your Xbox 360 or Playstation3. This game is for you. There are also those ...

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    Video: Need for Speed: Most Wanted commercial pits cops versus cars
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    It would seem Turn 10 has outdone the Need For Speed franchise on it's own turf with Forza: Horizon with one glaring exception. No matter where you turn or what sort of mayhem you unleash on the countryside, there is no law enforcement. Fortunately, EA Games is ready to serve up the newest foray ...

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    Report: Ford sales boss Farley studies video game industry, refines prelaunch marketing efforts
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    Throughout these tough economic times, automakers have looked all over for new marketing ideas to get their products noticed. Ford is no stranger to experiments in marketing, and its chief marketing man, Jim Farley, confirms that the video game industry, of all places, is one place where he looks ...

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    Video: First GRID 2 gameplay trailers released
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    The racing-fueled programmers at Codemasters have been pretty busy of late, it seems. The crew recently pinned a bow on their latest racing game, F1 2012, and has just shown off another highly anticipated sequel, GRID 2, at the Eurogamer Expo. GRID 2 seems to incorporate a lot of what we like ...

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    Video: Criterion gives tour of Need for Speed: Most Wanted game's open world
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    Criterion Games bills the open-world hooning and hooliganism in the single-player mode of Need for Speed: Most Wanted as "unprecedented freedom and power." The company might not be kidding. Every single car in the game is available whenever you want it and you can drive anywhere you wish. There ...

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    Video: Spy Hunter fans, your new Interceptor has arrived
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    Spy Hunter first captured our hearts with its excellent driving fast/blowing stuff up formula in the mid 1980s before seeing a resurrection in the early 2000s that, well, no one we know ever played. Middle-child issues to the side, we've been pleased to hear the franchise is getting a reboot and ...

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