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New Kickstarter Seeks to Race Back to the 90s

A new Kickstarter looks to raise a modest 10,000 to create The 90's Arcade Racer, a throwback to the days where men were men, even if they still occasionally wore shoulder pads. The game is intended for Windows, OS X, and Linux with possible OUYA support. Here's word on the project's inspiration: "The three that ate up most of my coins where Scud Race, Daytona USA and Indy 500, my goal is to recreate the feeling these games evoked from players by maintaining the colorful, vibrant look and sense of speed but with modern visuals and car handling models." The developer has no apparent track record, but has "worked on several big and small projects both as a 2D and 3D artist," and this fundraiser has attracted the attention of sites like Kotaku and Rock, Paper, Shotgun. Thanks nin.

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8. Re: New Kickstarter Seeks to Race Back to the 90s Jan 22, 2013, 11:44 Smellfinger
 
Shineyguy wrote on Jan 22, 2013, 09:43:
Screw Daytona USA, make a successor to Papyrus's Nascar Racing. Then allow us to "hack" a text file to remove the virtual restrictor plate so I can drive well over 190MPH on Talladega.

Screw the best arcade racer of all time?
 
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