Today, we are going to talk about a different game genre,and it’s about Racing Games. Like military games, these games mark the beginning of the gaming life of many gamers. In most times, racing games are included in the sport games category. However, we decided to talk about this type in a different article since it’s a huge category and many people love these games.
This game category give the player ability to participate racing competitions, and various other racing events. These different types of racing offer different amount of experience.
Categories in Racing Games
Mainly there are two types in this main category. And they are Simulation Racing Games and Arcade-Style Racing Games. Let’s talk about those two sub-genres.
Simulation Racing Games
These games depict the handling of an vehicle more skillfully. This style of games use real cars (or vehicles) resembling in game vehicles. This offers massive experience in handling your favorite vehicles and gives the privilege of participate in real racing leagues.
Most of times, playing Simulation-type games are difficult than arcade-style games. These games are specially for the people who have a high level of in game driving skills. But some times the game allows user to lower the requirements of high level driving skills.
For an Example, we can give Forza Series for this genre.
Arcade-Style Racing Games
Arcade-style, is the simplified version of the simulation-type. These games are much more easier to play rather than the simulation type. They include less real world racing. For an example, cars (or vehicles) in these games does take lesser damage from collisions, can easily powerslide, collide other vehicles, etc.
Most popular example is, Need for Speed Franchise.
Arcade or Simulation, racing games offers the players to enjoy the world of racing in various ways under different conditions. Manly, we love playing these games from our childhood because we all love vehicles, aren’t we?