Hot Wheels Unleashed has, properly, unleashed its first gameplay trailer for keen followers to see. Developer Milestone and Mattel livestreamed a showcase for the sport earlier at this time, giving Sizzling Wheels and racing followers a peek into the upcoming racer.
The video exhibits off pre-alpha footage of a race in progress. Maybe the best factor Sizzling Wheels Unleashed is that it appears to be to-scale with precise Sizzling Wheels toys/tracks. By that, I imply you’re a tiny automobile racing in a giant world. The demo takes place in a storage, with the topsy turvy observe weaving by and round cabinets and even into ceiling vents.
The sport doesn’t function any Mario Kart-esque power-ups (in case you anticipated such issues), however is unquestionably an arcade-style racer that emphasizes drifting and boosting to get forward. Oh, and there’s additionally a giant ol’ glowy-eyed spider that lurks at one of many checkpoints, ensnaring unfortunate drivers with its webs. Simply thought you may wish to know that earlier than watching. Take a look at the pre-alpha gameplay footage beneath.
The showcase additionally revealed six of the sport’s 60-plus autos: Rodger Dodger, Twin Mill, Rip Rod, Evening Shifter, Dragon Blaster, and Sharkruiser. Automobiles sport numerous attributes and rarity ranges and might be custom-made with designs of your individual creation. Customized skins might be uploaded to an internet database, the place it’s also possible to obtain the creations of others. Milestone confirms that extra vehicles shall be added post-launch DLC (each free and paid).
How Wheels Unleashed incorporates a full observe editor, the place gamers can assemble their very own elaborate programs that may be shared with different gamers in the neighborhood. For single-player, there’s a profession mode full with boss fights (sure, boss fights). Extra social gamers can race towards others in on-line multiplayer or regionally by way of two-player splitscreen.
You’ll be able to watch the total 40-minute developer showcase here. Sizzling Wheels Unleashed launches September 30 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Collection X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC.
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