The race is on in Mantis Burn Racing, where fast-paced bumper-to-bumper racing combines with intuitive, tactile gameplay and stunning visuals in one of the best-looking and immersive top-down racers around.
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Mostly Positive (44) - 70% of the 44 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jul 5, 2016

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April 17

Join our Discord!

Hey racers,

We've set up a Discord server for VooFoo Studios that includes channels for Mantis Burn Racing! We'll be posting news and announcements as well as inviting you to connect with other players for #matchmaking, which we hope is useful. Our 'user-generated-content' area is the place to post those all-important lap times, videos, screenshots, GIFs and more!

You can join the Discord here:

Thanks for your time!

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March 6

New Features + Fixes

Hello racers!

Below is a list of the features and fixes that were added to Mantis Burn Racing® in a recent patch, which you may have noticed and, hopefully, have already downloaded.

The update includes the further expansion of the already epic single-player career, plus rebalancing to inlcude the post-launch DLC tracks and events. We've also added a new
Spectator Mode to online races which you may appreciate, this is also useful when integrating eSports tournaments into the game. Further updates will be forthcoming in the near future, including an exciting new game mode!

New Features
  • Added Elite Seasons 2 & 3 - featuring 24 new events for advanced players.
  • Enhanced Career – All career seasons have been re-balanced to better integrate tracks and events that were added in post-launch DLC packs.
  • Spectator Mode – Players can now spectate online races as well as race.
  • Added Online Lobby Countdown – Timer counts down as soon as the host has readied-up, enabling players to get into online races without delay.
  • Added Japanese Text Localisation – The game now supports Japanese language.
  • Extensive online connectivity improvements.
  • Game freezing with no UI displayed on garage screen fixed.
  • Frame rate optimizations.
  • German and Dutch language translation optimisations.
  • General bug fixing.
Thanks for playing and please continue to give us your feedback!


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“A really solid top-down racer that not only looks great but comes with a great variety of modes and challenges”
8/10 – PC Invasion

“The finest overhead racer in years”
4/5 – Hardcore Gamer

“Mantis Burn Racing is the real deal. Full-featured, customizable, top-down racing games have never looked this good, or played this well”
4.5/5 – TheHDRoom

About This Game

The race is on in Mantis Burn Racing, where fast-paced bumper-to-bumper racing combines with intuitive, tactile gameplay and stunning visuals in one of the best-looking and most immersive top-down racers around. Drive incredible built-for-racing vehicles across highly detailed, visually stunning tracks, in high-risk, high-speed races where winning is everything. Prove your skills in an extensive career mode and take on friends with 4-player local split-screen racing and online modes for up to 8 players in ‘one-more-go’ style competitive racing. With a RPG-style upgrade system providing players with deep tactical choices and excellent replay-ability, this is racing at its rawest but most exciting!

The race is on!

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  • Compelling Career Mode - Test every aspect of your driving ability in a comprehensive 9-season career structure where you choose your progression path on the road to being crowned Mantis Burn Racing Champion.
  • Bumper-to-Bumper Racing - Jump the sand dunes of sun-scorched Sand Town, burn rubber on the asphalt city streets of New Shangri-la or race across the treacherous icy snowscapes of Snowbound in high-speed competitive races.
  • Incredible Vehicles – Choose from a roster of fully customisable built-for-racing vehicles in 3 distinct categories, each with their own unique handling and performance traits with speedy dune-buggies, versatile road-racers and super-strong 6-wheeler trucks competing side-by-side in the same race.
  • Stunning Visuals – Race across 12 stunning reversible tracks located in 3 uniquely challenging environments with incredible photo-realistic visuals for crystal clear high-octane racing.
  • Intuitive, exciting gameplay – Enter a world of realistic, but fun, vehicle handling with intuitive and exciting gameplay where the driving experience takes centre stage.
  • RPG-Style Upgrade System – Fine tune your vehicle’s handling and performance to your exact preference and playing style via a RPG-style upgrade slot system to customise your vehicles’ suspension, gear-box, engine, tyres and boost.
  • Challenging Game Modes – Master 10 fun game modes - including Knockout, Accumulator, Overtake and Time Trial - that keep the extensive solo career fresh and exciting.
  • Weekly Challenges - Race your way to the top of the Global leader boards in unique challenges each week for the ultimate in bragging rights.
  • Intense Multiplayer - 4 player local split-screen racing with extensive online modes for up to 8 players allowing players worldwide to race together seamlessly.
  • Original Soundtrack – Race to an original ambient-electro soundtrack written especially for the game.
  • Regular Updates – Regular content updates during Early Access with add-ons planned post full launch, including free and paid content packs.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows Vista
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 3 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 500 series
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 4200 MB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0C compatible
    • OS: Windows 7+
    • Processor: 2.0+ GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 700 series plus
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 4200 MB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0C compatible

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