Ontdek de spannende en levensechte wereld van de autosport, van het racen met musclecars door de straten van San Francisco en meedingen in de legendarische 24 uur van Le Mans, tot driften in de havens van Yokohama.
Gebruikersrecensies: Erg positief (1,753 recensies)
Releasedatum: 4 jun 2008

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Ontdek de spannende en levensechte wereld van de autosport, van het racen met musclecars door de straten van San Francisco en meedingen in de legendarische 24 uur van Le Mans, tot driften in de havens van Yokohama. Spring achter het stuur van geweldige racewagens in de meest agressieve en spectaculaire wiel-aan-wielraces die je ooit hebt meegemaakt.
  • Ongelooflijke continue racewereld waarin je kunt racen met musclecars, driftracen en racen op circuits in Detroit, San Francisco, Milaan, Tokyo, Yokohama, Spa, Le Mans, en veel meer.
  • Spectaculaire schade aan zachte delen van voertuigen en de omgeving tot de meest ambitieuze en ongelooflijke voertuigen en tracks — alles volledig onder licentie
  • Schitterend visueel spektakel en toegankelijke besturing
  • Evolutie van het physics-systeem dat werd gebruikt in Colin McRae™ DiRT™ — EGO, streeft alle voorgaande engines voorbij qua AI, effecten en beschikbare parcours

Systeemeisen

    • OS: Windows Vista/XP
    • Processor: Athlon-64, Pentium 4 3.0GHz
    • Memory: 1GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon X1300, NVIDIA GeForce 6800
    • DirectX Version: 9
    • Hard Drive: 12.5GB Hard drive space
Nuttige klantrecensies
167 van de 203 mensen (82%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
8 mensen vonden deze recensie grappig
42.7 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 12 april
better than grid 2

10/10
Was deze recensie nuttig? Ja Nee Grappig
18 van de 23 mensen (78%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
50.7 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 25 maart
One of the better racing [series] that you can throughly experience a world of racing in.

I've played this game since day one on the Xbox 360, and when switching to the PC I found the switch tough. The screen resolution wasn't the best and it actually looked better on the 360 in my opinion. BUT by deleting a hardware restriction file, options for 1080p are available. Stunning.

I have all 3 methods of controlling vehicles and I have to say using a racing wheel is my favorite. It's realistic, and sliding a drift car around at an angle of 30+ degrees is a lot of fun. Xbox controllers are still very usable and for a new player, might be the way to go since the keyboard has you pressing keys to turn left/right around sweeping corners. It keys annoying with a keyboard.

11/10 best racing game of my childhood (Forza was fun too) and I am really looking forward to new development in the future. Codemasters did a fine job and the third installment, Autosport, is stellar.
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17 van de 24 mensen (71%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
1 persoon vond deze recensie grappig
3.1 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 26 mei
old but gold!
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6 van de 7 mensen (86%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
43.3 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 29 mei
This is the funnest racer I've played since the old (pre-2000) Need For Speed days. It's an arcade game, not a simulator. The XBOX360 controller worked well with no configuration needed.

The game revolves around The 24 Hours of Le Mans, During career mode -- where I had to run Le Mans 21 times before completing the game -- the 24 hours are compressed into 12 minutes. I love the day & night transitions.

Grid is not that serious of a game, however. Alongside fictional circuit courses there are also various drift events and even downhill, nighttime, canyon races against traffic.

The AI does have a catchup element, but I didn't even notice it until the last few hours of the game.

There is a good selection of cars. Most cars handle quite differently than each other.

A big complement is that the AI occasionally makes big errors. That is a realistic feature that is missing from many games.

At normal settings, your car can take quite a beating, There are hard difficulty levels, but I'd say the base difficulty is good for casual gamers, assuming you do use the driver assists. Personally, since they do use traction control at Le Mans, I don't mind using especially without a force-feedback wheel-and-pedals setup. Again, it's not a realistic simulator. It's a fun arcade game.

My chief complaint would be that the races are too short, but that's a two-edged blade. If the race is too easy, you don't want to race so long that you keep lapping second place. If the race is too hard, you don't want to spend too long limping to the finish line. It's just a feature of human experience that we want longer races when they're good races. I'd have liked them to be longer in general though.

I do wish we even had some kind of fake pitstops for trying to run a full 24 hours of Le Mans. I'm not so delusional that I don't expect to need some damaged repaired if I make an error after 12 hours. Moreso, the game also needs a save feature for extended races. The game does autosave your rankings in between events, but you cannot leave in the middle of race and continue it.

It took me 40 hours to complete the career mode, and I have started a second career at harder difficulty and am playing stand-alone events. This game is worthwhile in hours per dollar.
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5 van de 6 mensen (83%) vonden deze recensie nuttig
2 mensen vonden deze recensie grappig
9.4 uur in totaal
Geplaatst: 3 juni
//NEW REVIEW//
I wrote my old review with about 2 hours of experience with the game. At the time of this writing, I have about 6 hours of experience, and my opinion has completely changed. I love Grid. It feels absolutely thrilling. It's is definitely difficult to learn, but once you start to understand, things change completely. Wow, what a great racing game.

// OLD REVIEW //
My experience with Grid: race loads, engines rev, crash at first corner. Reload race. Repeat ad nausem. The game looks great, but it's ferociously difficult. Unlike Forza, there's absolutely no learning curve. Plus the AI is absolutely out to kill you. I really want to like Grid, but it's taking a long, long time to get the hang of it. Also, I find it very frustrating that the keybindings only have ONE possible setting, so if I bind a key to my racing wheel, it no longer works on the keyboard. I learned early on to only use the wheel for driving, and leave all the other buttons on their default bindings. It is a very pretty looking game, though, and you definitely get a feeling of the POWER of the cars you're driving. Mostly this just makes me want to play Forza, though.
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