Racing Apex is a fast and fun arcade style racing game that takes inspiration from some of the first 3D polygon arcade racing games from 1988 to 1992 and adds modern gameplay elements of car combat and multiplayer mayhem.

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Hi everyone! Its been a while since we last posted on IndieDB. For those that haven't seen the Twitter or Facebook updates we should soon be moving to full time development of Racing Apex. This means we are currently looking at opening up alpha testing very soon. We want to test things like maintaining 60FPS during online multiplayer, syncing of damage elements etc.

If you are interested in helping us test Racing Apex please sign up at Racingapex.com

Once signed up to the newsletter we will make contact once testing is underway!

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Team News!

We are pleased to announce that two veteran programmers who's past games include the MotoGP series and Split/Second have joined the Racing Apex team! Split/Second was one of the last 'Burnout' style racing games that was made by a number of ex Burnout staff. It was a great handling arcade racer and still feels great to play today!

RAGif64 SSIDB


Between us on the Racing Apex team we have worked on racing games such as Burnout Dominator, Burnout Paradise, Midnight Club L.A. Remix, MotoGP, Pure and Split/Second. Together we aim to craft an arcade racer that merges the crisp, clean and fast visuals of Virtua Racing with the modern gameplay elements of great handling, vehicle damage, customization (see below) and multiplayer madness!

Customization

As mentioned above, one of the 'modern gameplay' elements that features in Racing Apex is vehicle customization and full chassis vehicle conversions. Customization allows you to modify exterior (Paint, body kits, wheels etc), interior (Dashboard, steering wheel etc) and upgrade engine performance.

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Vehicle Conversions

Vehicle Conversion allows players to radically change the dynamics of their vehicle. Choose Pro Race if circuit racers are your passion. If you want to add off road abilities, choose the Rally path. Or if you want maximum speed, choose the Speed path and convert your vehicle into a Top Fuel Dragster as shown below.

Pro Race Conversion:

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Rally Conversion:

RARally


Speed Conversion:

RASpeed


If you have any vehicle suggestions or any questions please post them here on IndieDB or we can be reached via the links below!

Racing Apex Greenlit, soundtrack available, cars!

Racing Apex Greenlit, soundtrack available, cars!

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Racing Apex has been Greenlit on Steam, songs from the soundtrack have been released,a new trailer is available and suggest some racing cars!

Racing Apex now on Steam Greenlight and Kickstarter

Racing Apex now on Steam Greenlight and Kickstarter

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Racing Apex is now on Steam Greenlight and Kickstarter. We also have a new video detailing some of the inspiration behind Racing Apex.

New trailer - 60FPS PC Gameplay

New trailer - 60FPS PC Gameplay

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Watch the latest Racing Apex trailer. Captured at 60 Frames Per Second on PC. Also added information on the game features and modes.

Racing Apex

Racing Apex

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Welcome to Racing Apex! We have been working on this title for a long time as an after hours project in between other dev work. Now its time to roll it...

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katu87
katu87

"Virtua Racing 2" lol, fantastic! =D

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panor86
panor86

This will be a an awesome game! How can I start to test it? I'm a QC Analyst if you want some help ;)

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luckymountain Creator
luckymountain

Thank you! Sign up at Racingapex.com
Once signed up to the newsletter we will make contact once testing is underway.

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Juris3D
Juris3D

Nice style! :) I remember, "Screamer Rally" 3Dfx was eye opener back then... :)

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NitroExpress
NitroExpress

sweeet

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Guest
Guest

Is the developer still around? They seemed to be MIA since the last month. Hopefully this game isn't cancelled for whatever reason nevertheless.

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centaurianmudpig
centaurianmudpig

This brings back memories of the 90's arcade machines and the Dreamcast. Especially Daytona USA, minus the guns :)

Congrats on being Green Lit.

P.S. Those 5 cars look great.

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luckymountain Creator
luckymountain

Thanks! Good to hear it brings back memories!

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Nergal01
Nergal01

So far is it possible to implement stuff like track editor or livery editor in the future?

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luckymountain Creator
luckymountain

We have looked at a track editor and livery editor. Currently when using the livery editor you are limited to the amount of polys on a vehicle (as we color each triangle with vertex colors), which can make painting 'interesting'! We're still testing at the moment to see if would be useful for players.

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RT @ZeroLifex00: Played Racing Apex at #EGX at the @CurveDigital stand. It's like Virtua Racing with drifts, really fun! T.co

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RT @Toadsanime: I love arcade racers and I LOVE low-poly graphics. I've been keeping an eye on Racing Apex. #EGX2017 T.co

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RT @DanielCake: Highlights of EGX today included Battlefront 2, Black & White Bushido, Racing Apex and a cheeky game of Timesplitters 2

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RT @ShovelHouse: Quick one-word #EGX reviews: - Raging Justice: Good - Racing Apex: Amazing - Bomber Crew: Stressful - Goetia: Naff

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RT @CurveDigital: We're at #EGX for the whole weekend. Come to our stand (right near the entrance) to play the amazing… T.co

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RT @CurveDigital: Making #EGX2017 plans? Start by adding "Visit Curve Digital's stand" to your to-do list followed by "Play… T.co

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