highly popular racing series from Namco continues on the PSP with
Ridge Racer 2 that once again allows players to race in a variety of
scenic locations as they compete for the ultimate racing trophy.
What news in Ridge Racer 2?
Racer 2 features a variety of gameplay modes that include Dual,
Survival and Arcade with the dual being the most impressive addition
that basically has the player challenging another opponent to the
finish line. Survival is similar to that of Burnout where the player
races against a set number of opponents with the last opponents
being eliminated from the race.
control system of Ridge Racer is almost as its been made for the PSP
with the d-pad and analog stick used in conjunction with the other
buttons to navigate your vehicles through a plethora of obstacles.
With that said, even if you’re not a racing champion, the novice
gamer will easily pick the keys up to this title in a matter
Graphically, Ridge Racer 2 is a visual treat on the PlayStation
Portable that features state-of-the-art graphics which easily makes
this game one of the better racing titles out there. The developers
have done an amazing job at implementation a sense of speed as you
race through the levels and various gaming environments. Match that
with realistic car models and some highly detailed background
environments with the odd special effect here and there that will
give even the staunchest of gamers, little to complain about.
with graphics, the sound effects and musical scores of Ridge Racer 2
have been professionally implemented into the title. Whether you’re
hearing the powerful sounds of your engine or your tires screeching
around the corners, the impressive sound effects really help immerse
you into this game. Musically, Ridge Racer 2 features your classic
“pop” sound track and once again that famous commentator has
returned to give you all the inside goss of street racing.
conclusion, Ridge Racer 2 is highly entertaining title on the PSP
that will have most gamers playing for hours upon hours. With a
sturdy gaming engine, great graphics and some heart-pumping sound
effects, Rider Racer 2 is the perfect title to help you escape into
a world of fast cars and dangerous racing. Check it out!