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Next Car Game has earned over $1 million on Steam since its pre-alpha version arrived on Early Access this month for $29.99. The sales mark came from one week of activity on Steam and the game's pre-order site. The racing game comes from FlatOut series and Ridge Racer: Unbounded developer Bugbear...

January 30th 2014 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Bugbear Entertainment is independently crowdfunding Next Car Game, a smash-em-up, derby-style racing game due out in early 2014 for PC, and possibly headed to next-gen systems if the campaign raises enough money. Bugbear is a Finnish studio responsible for the FlatOut franchise and Ridge Racer: U...

September 4th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Finnish game studio Bugbear Entertainment, original developers of the FlatOut series and Ridge Racer: Unbounded, began teasing its next racing game today. Under the working title "Next Car Game," the teaser trailer above shows off a chaotic demolition derby using in-game footage.According to the d...

February 23rd 2013 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Who has time to make a hackneyed "Riiiiidge Raaacer" joke when vital information has just been released regarding the franchise's next installment? Oh, wait, we totally do. Unbounded, the next game in Kaz Hirai's favorite series, has been delayed to March 30 in Europe, Eurogamer reports."The develo...

February 14th 2012 at 12:30am 0 Comments
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Though the title implies otherwise, Ridge Racer: Unbounded's development period has been given strict bounds. Developer Bugbear absolutely must be finished making the surprising new racer by March 6 of next year ... because that's the release date. Namco Bandai also released a new trailer...

November 3rd 2011 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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You know Ridge Racer, right? It's that arcade racing stalwart that occasionally revives itself for a new platform launch or awkward update, but consistently delivers drift-heavy, if not somewhat stale, racing mechanics? Or maybe you know it like I do, as a game to occasionally obsess over, to rep...

October 13th 2011 at 7:00am 0 Comments
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Ridge Racer Unbounded, the newest entry in Namco Bandai's ever-present racing series, has historically played its cards fairly close to its chest. Little has been revealed about the racer since it was first announced back in February, and ridge-racing veterans have expressed concern over the dec...

August 21st 2011 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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The first trailer we saw for Namco and Bugbear's Ridge Racer Unbounded didn't focus so much on driving as much as it focused on T-boning innocent pedestrians. This (much shorter) teaser actually features a racer obeying the rules of the road. Well, kind of. A little.

April 14th 2011 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Namco Bandai Games VP of marketing, Carlson Choi, describes Ridge Racer Unbounded as "very different from the Ridge Racer you've come to know." if you've ever bought a game console at launch, you've probably come to know Ridge Racer very well, and you'll easily recognize the face of Reiko, the fran...

February 4th 2011 at 12:01pm 0 Comments
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Available in Europe for some time now, the FlatOut: Ultimate Carnage demo has finally arrived on the U.S. and Canadian Xbox Live Marketplace. Previously, we were impressed with video footage from the game, so it will be nice to finally give it a test drive. FlatOut, if you don't know (or haven't gue...

September 5th 2007 at 10:30am 0 Comments