The indie game by Shin’en Multimedia that High Speed Racing Fans have been waiting for on the Wii U is finally here! Referred to as the Spiritual successor of F-Zero & F-Zero X, Fast Racing NEO is the Immense, High Octane, Sci-Fi Racer that aims to wow and thrill even the most Devoted Fans of other game titles such as Wipeout, Aero Gauge & of course F-Zero.
Available from today (December 10) viathe Wii U eShop, Fast Racing NEO boasts 16 courses & 16 Mirrored Courses, and up to 10 different vehicles to unlock with various game modes like Championship, Time Attack & Hero Mode, there is plenty of replayability to be had and also four person multiplayer four when you want to really show some mettle and give your friends a proper thrashing.
The anti-gravity vehicles look fantastic and the Tracks are amazing, in fact the visuals for this game are just absolutely stunning! A true first rate job from a third-party indie developer. The game runs smoothly at 60fps with only a few brief dips on the odd occassion. The game becomes somewhat erratic in Multiplayer mode but when you have 2-4 split screens, each producing HD graphics of High Speed rendering, there is going to be some setbacks but on the whole this game is just brilliant and for just $14.99 US or £10.99 GB it isn’t going to break the bank either.
Here is the Official Nintendo write-up for the game on their Website.
The future is FAST
Race through a futuristic sci-fi world at incredible speeds in FAST Racing NEO.
Jump into the driver’s seat of your anti-gravity vehicle and put your skills to the test in high octane competitions. Play locally with four of your friends in splitscreen or online against 8 players from all around the world.
Race through abandoned mines in the depths of the earth, to dense jungle areas, futuristic cities, crossing vast deserts and finally up into the stratosphere and beyond. Become a legend and master all courses on even the highest speed!
- Race anti-gravity vehicles in this lightning-fast arcade racer
- Zoom through 16 tracks set in canyons, alpine peaks, oceans, futuristic cities and more
- Master the art of boosting and phase switching to stay ahead of the competition
- Local and online multiplayer
- Unlock the HERO MODE to play with new rules and new challenges!
So if any of you are thinking of downloading your own copy of the game from the Wii U eShop, you will definitely have some fun and challenging times ahead of you.
This post was written by Mike Scorpio