TrackMania² Canyon will let you experience the fun and adrenaline of racing stunning cars on sensational tracks in a major enhanced sequel to Nadeo Studio’s online racing phenomenon TrackMania, already enjoyed by millions of players.
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Very Positive (898 reviews) - 90% of the 898 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 27, 2013

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Reviews

"A game that captures that rarest commodity in gaming: joy."
9.0 - Eurogamer

"Refined, hard to put down, and worth getting into for first-time players"
9.0 - Destructoid

"Trackmania 2 delivers a thrilling sense of speed"
8.5 - IGN

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About This Game

TrackMania² Canyon will let you experience the fun and adrenaline of racing stunning cars on sensational tracks in a major enhanced sequel to Nadeo Studio’s online racing phenomenon TrackMania, already enjoyed by millions of players.

TrackMania² Canyon goes far beyond traditional driving games with racing in a fully customizable world of tracks generated and powered by players themselves! With loops, wall rides, ramps and a multitude of other stunts, you’re in for the ride of your life.

Key Features

  • INCREDIBLE NEW GRAPHICS: Race in a stunning Canyon environment with infinite possibilities and optimized to run on most PC’s
  • UNIQUE THRILLING RACING EXPERIENCE: The car feels more realistic and the handling is more precise than ever.
  • INTUITIVE AND ACCESSIBLE GAMEPLAY in both solo and multiplayer modes. TrackMania² Canyon brings back the ease in gameplay that was seen in the TrackMania series and intuitive creative instruments.
  • ENHANCED CREATIVE FREEDOM on tracks, cars and scripts. More design elements and programmable parameters than ever before.
  • EMBEDDED COMMUNITY INSTRUMENTS: Share amazing creations and video highlights with people from all over the world.
  • IN-GAME VIDEO STUDIO: Edit TV-quality highlights of your best races.
  • A VERY ACTIVE COMMUNITY which provides incredibly numerous and diverse user generated activities. TrackMania² Canyon offers in-depth customization and distribution system.
  • FUN AND CRAZY MULTIPLAYER: 100+ players can challenge each other at once on the same track!
  • OFFICIAL RANKINGS in both solo and multiplayer modes.
  • A VERY SOLID INFRASTRUCTURE, robust dedicated servers which enable more than 200,000 players to play daily. Thanks to this, TrackMania is still the most played online racing game worldwide as well as at E-Sports level.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8
    • Processor:1.5Ghz
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Graphics:256 Mo, Pixel Shader 2.0 / Intel HD 2000 / Nvidia ION / AMD HD 6310
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:15 GB HD space
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
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185 of 206 people (90%) found this review helpful
97 people found this review funny
Recommended
17.8 hrs on record
Posted: June 23, 2015
No Uplay - 10/10
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84 of 89 people (94%) found this review helpful
Recommended
52.8 hrs on record
Posted: November 25, 2013
Trackmania Canyon is a really fun game, if you have ever played a Trackmania game you will find yourself at home. If online against others or alone, it is basically always you vs. the best time. There are no collisions, no agressive driving people smashing into you... just your own skill stands between you and the gold medal. ;)

Highly recommended.
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75 of 84 people (89%) found this review helpful
46 people found this review funny
Recommended
793.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 30, 2015
only a few hours in but seems alright

/end sarcasm

You can play the game for free for 2 days, and then an hour a day after that, if you want to try it out, download the client on the maniaplanet website.
The game deserves more players but Nadeo/Ubisoft really dropped the ball by splitting it up, and refusing to lower the prices even now. Stadium is active, Canyon is a bit less active, but you won't find an active community on Valley.
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82 of 102 people (80%) found this review helpful
73 people found this review funny
Recommended
113.9 hrs on record
Posted: February 9, 2015
Dear Riolu,

I hate you and your ghost.

Kindly,
SKIFREE
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48 of 50 people (96%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
63.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 20, 2014
Let me explain something about this game. This game has a multiplayer that is NOT for the casual gamer. It is quite competitive, and it likes to display this competitiveness all up in yo' face. You WILL see that one dude (or multiple, I mean, they're everywhere) that can finish the track in half the time it takes you to finish it. I see this every other time I go onto this game.

The game has a steep learning curve that requires at least an hour or more in order to learn the basic physics of the game. After that, there are tricks that, once learned, can help you set better times in the multiplayer. (i.e. Left-CTRL braking & using a controller.) The tracks in this game play a major role in shaping your skills, as they are user-created. They can go from being pretty basic to being some of the hardest tracks you'll encounter on your time here.

I know very well that time makes all the difference in the multiplayer. In fact, it MEANS the difference. Times are what determine your position in a round, and the time is calculated in thousandths of a second, making photo finishes seem like nothing. You can set a record time in a single round, only for someone to beat you by .002. It really can be that close. There IS the odd tie, but it doesn't happen that often.

Now, you should go into this game knowing that you're not gonna win your first race by a long shot. Practice makes perfect. It blends in the arcade-style driving physics and fantasy environment with a competitve multiplayer that stands with some of the best. I've never been so involved in a racing game that isn't a sim. Trackmania 2 also has its own ladder system, which determines how well you do amongst other players worldwide. And we're not only talking worldwide, either. It can track official progress to as close as your own state (if you live in the US, that is). You have a number for everything, from server rankings, to single player rankings, to country rankings. The better you do, the more the number goes down, and the more accomplished you feel.

I recommend this game, because it makes the $20 you'll dump on this game worth the cost. Now, do mind, this was a game that was made BEFORE the UPlay era, so it doesn't require the UPlay launcher. Instead, it has its own launcher for launching titles, although it still is in need of serious revision.
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73 of 91 people (80%) found this review helpful
68 people found this review funny
Recommended
629.4 hrs on record
Posted: March 2, 2015
Prefer playing this game to having a wank.
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36 of 38 people (95%) found this review helpful
Recommended
8.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 16, 2013
Canyon is an arcade racer that consist of tracks that are somewhere between 20-30 seconds. You meet up online (or you can play against yourself) and everyone competes for the best time on each track. It's all about nailing those perfect drifts and jumps so you can shave milliseconds of your time. You can instantly restart at the push of a button.
It's a very simple premise, but it's is insanely addicting. Tracks are short and easy to learn, but difficult to master. You need to cut each turn perfectly to win against other people online.

You'll be saying to yourself: "Just 5 more minutes, I'll quit after the next track." And two hours later you're still playing. Highly recommended.
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39 of 43 people (91%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
840.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 24, 2015
Game needs more discounts/lower price to entice gamers to try this fantastic game, which has been around for quite some years now.
Has a fantastic community that is limited in numbers.

Come on trackmania guys, throw me some decent discounts and ill buy/gift to a bunch of friends.

Overall 8.5/10, would recommend to anyone, of any age, and runs on even the slowest of gaming PC's.
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34 of 44 people (77%) found this review helpful
Recommended
57.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 25, 2013
okay get this: it's like trackmania2 stadium but with cars

and they drift a lot more and it's really fun

only downside is that the physics for loops/wallrides is a bit wonky

please play this with me
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29 of 36 people (81%) found this review helpful
Recommended
93.4 hrs on record
Posted: February 14, 2014
Most underplayed / underrated game in list.

This game deserves more drivers.
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[QZR] resir014
21.3 hrs
Posted: September 22
For a full in-depth review of the whole TrackMania 2 series, take a look at my TM2: Stadium review.

Pros
  • The best competitive racing experience you'll ever get.
  • Canyon physics results in that sweet, sweet drift.
  • Great level editor, as well as built-in replay editor.
  • Really diverse mapping/modding scene.
  • Lightweight, smooth graphics.

Cons
  • Will break your Backspace key.
  • The whole ManiaPlanet system has always been awkward in of itself, still is now.
  • Community seems to be dead as of late.

Final Rating
9.5/10
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Alex the Semen Thrower
1.0 hrs
Posted: August 26
I got this on ♥♥♥ for 5 bucks. Go get this if you want to have some fun
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meymigrou
10.3 hrs
Posted: August 23
Best racing game I had ever the pleasure to play. I could easily spend hours playing Trackmania. So many tracks, so many car skins, so many players and so much fun! Keep up the good work Nadeo.
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Sirfrummel
26.9 hrs
Posted: August 19
I am still amazed by the graphics and the gameplay is fast and addicting. I can understand some complaints on the harder tracks being too narrow / slippery & dangerous. Personally, I like the challenge of hitting turns and jumps at the right speed and angle... but going at max speed down a very narrow piece of road, hitting something on the side, and having your car go flying off the track... not as fun. Still, I am finding the tracks a fun challenge as I slowly work through them.
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Gan[X]TA SH!t
42.1 hrs
Posted: August 18
Dat Best :D
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CHURCH
3.2 hrs
Posted: August 17
One of the best games from ManiaPlanet.com. Totally loved it :D THUMBS UP
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//Fade//
3.7 hrs
Posted: August 9
This game is fun, but dont expect too much. If u have never played a trackmania game before, you might want to read this. Trackmania players, you already have an idea what it will be like. If you have watched the trailer, it shows cars going around a loop. This is actually super hard to do, because you have to control the car as it goes around. It also switches your view to first person when you go around the loop. The single player is fun, though the multiplayer is better. Would recommend to any racing fan.
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ColtRang
11.1 hrs
Posted: August 9
workshop cars are the only thing its worth buying
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X-Deathcon
90.4 hrs
Posted: August 9
fun, quick and exciting
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colombia commando
20.5 hrs
Posted: August 4
git gud.
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