Welcome to M64 Selects, the feature series where we head over to the Switch eShop with a keyword in mind and highlight four of the games that pop up.
In today’s instalment, our keyword is none other than Car Racing and these are the four games selected by yours Truly:
*All games listed are from newest to oldest and it is not required they feature the keyword in their title.
Release Date: September 01, 2020
Players: Up to 8 players (online)
Genre: Racing, Sports
Publisher: THQ Nordic
Game File Size: 7.1 GB
All Terrain, All Vehicles, All You! MX vs ATV All Out is the complete off-road racing and lifestyle experience!
Choose between bikes, ATVs, UTVs, refine your rider style at your private compound and blast across massive open worlds to compete head to head in various game modes! The all new Freestyle mode allows you to win with style and crazy stunts! Or go All Out and show your riding skills in Multiplayer!
– 2 player split-screen and 8 player online mode
– Compete in various modes like Supercross, Nationals, Opencross, Waypoint, Tag and more
– Master insane stunts and test your limits in freestyle mode
– Turn your private compound into a show room for the all of your customized vehicles
– Upgrade and tune your vehicles with original performance parts
– Select your own style from numerous gear companies or choose to compete with one of the many top professional riders from around the world
Release Date: June 19, 2020
Players: Up to 8 players (online)
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Game File Size: 4.0 GB
The multi-million selling Burnout™ franchise races onto Nintendo Switch for the first time ever.
Make action your middle name as you rule the open streets of Paradise City, in Burnout™ Paradise Remastered. Test the limits of skill and endurance as you push the boundaries of speed itself. Hurtle through hectic downtown avenues to wild mountain roads. Smash through traffic, wreck your opponents, and use the open city to find shortcuts. Leave your friends in the dust and define your route to victory – or crash out in spectacular and devastating effect.
Packed with 8 pieces of extra content, with 130+ vehicles, new areas to explore such as Big Surf Island, and hundreds of online challenges, embrace high-octane stunts and wanton destruction in one of the greatest arcade racers. Fully optimized for the Nintendo Switch in 60 FPS, including pinch-and-pull map control for ease of navigation. Burnout Paradise Remastered is the ultimate driving playground to play with friends or on-the-go.
– THE ULTIMATE DRIVING PLAYGROUND
Throw out that driver’s handbook and blaze your own path to victory, leaving a trail of speed and destruction across the streets. Send your car launching, spinning, and smashing through traffic. Leave a very expensive trail of wreckage in your rearview. Race hard and crash harder, wrecking your friends online, or joining forces in hundreds of online challenges
– THE DEFINITIVE BURNOUT PARADISE EXPERIENCE
Burnout Paradise Remastered delivers the complete original game and 8 main DLC packs, including Big Surf Island, Burnout Bikes, and the Cops and Robbers pack. With new locations, challenges, and 130+ vehicles to explore, from hot rods to vintage classics – ready to race and ready to wreck!
– FULL-THROTTLE GRAPHICS
Experience high-octane races and cinematic crashes in glorious 60 FPS. Fully optimized for the Nintendo Switch, Burnout Paradise Remastered delivers high resolution textures and a range of technical enhancements for greater visual fidelity and ease-of-play, including pinch-and-pull map control
Release Date: September 19, 2019
Players: Up to 8 players
Genre: Racing, Simulation, Sports
Developer: Feral Interactive
Game File Size: 6.5 GB
Step into a career as a pro-racer, mastering the world’s fastest cars to win motorsport’s most exciting races, from the hallowed asphalt of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to the narrow city streets of Barcelona.
RACE ANYTIME, ANYWHERE
Enjoy best-in-class AAA racing at home or on the move!
ONLINE AND LOCAL MULTIPLAYER
Outdrive your rivals in 8-player online or local wireless races, or go head-to-head in 2-player split-screen.
Customize your controls and difficulty level. From nice ’n easy to super hard, it’s up to you to set the bar.
TAKE THE WHEEL
Steer your way to success using the Nintendo LABO Toy-Con Car & Pedal or the HORI Pro Deluxe and Pro Mini wheels.
MASTER FIVE DIFFERENT RACING DISCIPLINES
• Touring: Take on aggressive pack races
• Endurance: Test your strength in all-night events
• Tuner: Keep control in Drift and Time Attack events
• Open-Wheel: Perfect your racing line at top speed
• Street: Ramp up the fear factor on tight city circuits
CARS AND CIRCUITS
From the McLAREN 12C GT3 to the MAZDA RX-7 (FD3S) DRIFT TUNED, unleash Muscle Cars, Super Modified motors, Hypercars, Hot Hatches and a huge range of other high-performance rides across a ton of tracks, roads, laps and loops.
Release Date: November 28, 2018
Players: Up to 4 players
Genre: Arcade, Racing
Developer: Aquiris Game Studio
Game File Size: 1.5 GB
A TRIBUTE TO CLASSIC ARCADE RACERS
Horizon Chase Turbo is a racing game inspired by the great hits of the 80’s and 90’s: Out Run, Top Gear, Rush and others. Race your way through the opponents and master the circuits as you relive the classic arcade gameplay with unbound speed limits of fun.
COUCH MULTIPLAYER IS BACK
Share a couch with your family and friends and relive the old times of playing in Split-Screen Multiplayer all night long, in any of the game modes.
FOR ALL KINDS OF PLAY
Playing alone or with friends, travel across the globe in World Tour, compete in short bursts in Tournament, survive through the Endurance and stay competitive as the game evolves with the all-new Playground mode.
An ever-changing set of races with all sorts of twists, from time attacks to changes in weather, mirrored tracks and infinite nitros. Beat other players’ times and try to reach the Top 50. You never know what’s coming in the next season!
16-BIT GRAPHICS REINVENTED
Horizon Chase Turbo has a retro soul in a modern body. You’ll drive your car through extraordinary places, watching the sunset, facing rain, snow, harsh sandstorms and even a volcanic eruption.
BARRY LEITCH, THE LEGEND
Horizon Chase Turbo presents Barry Leitch, the musician behind the soundtracks of classic racing games Lotus Turbo Challenge, Top Gear and Rush.
See anything you like? Let us know and feel free to comment some choice keywords that you’d like us to check out in future installments!Tags: Car Racing Games, Gaming, M64 Selects, Nintendo, Nintendo Switch, video games
This post was written by Mike Scorpio