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 in the present day, 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 good ingredient 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 an enormous world. The demo takes place in a storage, with the topsy turvy monitor weaving by and round cabinets and even into ceiling vents.
The sport doesn’t characteristic any Mario Kart-esque power-ups (in case you anticipated such issues), however is certainly an arcade-style racer that emphasizes drifting and boosting to get forward. Oh, and there’s additionally an enormous ol’ glowy-eyed spider that lurks at one of many checkpoints, ensnaring unfortunate drivers with its webs. Simply thought you would possibly wish to know that earlier than watching. Try the pre-alpha gameplay footage under.
The showcase additionally revealed six of the sport’s 60-plus automobiles: Rodger Dodger, Twin Mill, Rip Rod, Evening Shifter, Dragon Blaster, and Sharkruiser. Vehicles sport varied attributes and rarity ranges and might be personalized with designs of your personal creation. Customized skins might be uploaded to a web-based database, the place you can too 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 monitor 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 in opposition to others in on-line multiplayer or domestically by way of two-player splitscreen.
You possibly can watch the complete 40-minute developer showcase here. Sizzling Wheels Unleashed launches September 30 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Change, and PC.
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