Game: Victory: The Age of Racing
Developer: Vae Victis
Release Date: February 10, 2014
I am a racer. Perhaps, I will always be a racer. Not in fact, maybe, but in fantasy, at least. I'll always be a racer. That's probably why racing games are always important to me. It's one thing to watch people race, but getting to despite being hours away from a racetrack and having none of the money or infrastructure to actually go racing makes it all better. I've got a connection to all those people who race on any given weekend in any given class. Someone, somewhere, is racing, and so am I.
Note the really important word there, though: "people." Not one person ripping around on a track; where's the fun in that if there's nobody to stick your mad skills to?
Yeah, at the end of the day, a racing game, I think, lives or dies on the experience of racing against others. It's why I'm not a big fan of all those infinite tunnel racers. I want the feeling of getting on the track with others a