It’s ‘world domination or bust’ according to the gang at Shockwave.com and they aren’t kidding. With slow motion explosions and killer combat racing Burnin’ Rubber 3 is an amazing release from the exceptional developers at XForm Games.
On the business side its been doing nearly 200k hits a day for the first month or so on the site – but the real news is on the gameplay and aesthetics side. You have to play this action packed racer to understand the amazing art form that is online 3D Racing games.
Racing games in general continue to dominate the gameplays at Shockwave.com and Burnin’ Rubber is evidence of intent to master the genre. This masterpiece combines high speed combat with projectiles of all sorts, with challenging tracks, convincing AI and insane performance.
The effects are solid and give you seamless integration of cinematic quality spectacle with non-stop escalating game play. It uses an effective system of stepped rewards and unlockable tracks to keep you engaged and replayable levels make for a great self-challenge model.
This one is a must play, must win, must make the leader board kind of experience. Developers should study it, and fans should find it addictive and compelling. Huge congrats to the guys at xForm. I can’t wait to see what’s next. It’s especially exciting for me to imagine, knowing the amazing work that engineering is doing as we speak on next generation web 3d.