A primary glimpse at gameplay from the subsequent Want for Velocity has popped up on-line, displaying off the sport’s new visible model.
Reportedly due out this November, writer EA has formally stored very quiet about its upcoming racer, which was beforehand delayed from 2021.
This week, screenshots apparently from a work-in-progress construct of the still-untitled sport began appearing on reddit. Final night time, the temporary gameplay clip these photographs had been taken from was additionally posted.
The clip, under, exhibits a classic Chevrolet Bel Air automobile with boosters trying to leap by way of a big donut-shaped impediment, however not fairly managing the feat.
When the automobile crashes, numerous cartoon-like visible results seem on display, together with a cranium and angel-like wings both aspect of the automobile.
Again in April, a Venturebeat report famous that this new Want for Velocity would mix a “photo-realistic” artwork model with “anime parts”, the place cartoony results could be proven over the standard vehicular motion.
On the time, the sport was reportedly anticipated to launch this November and skip last-generation consoles, as a substitute focusing solely on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X/S – although EA itself has stored schtum on a remaining launch date.
This newest Want for Velocity title was initially set to reach in 2021, however was delayed so British developer Criterion might assist DICE get Battlefield 2042 out the door. EA formally introduced this delay throughout its March 2021 monetary outcomes, and mentioned Want for Velocity would now launch within the monetary yr ending March 2023.
This Want for Velocity is the primary for Criterion in a while, after a string of middling entries dealt with by Ghost Video games (which has now been made right into a help studio, and rebranded as EA Gothenberg).
The Guildford-based Criterion, in the meantime, has beforehand dealt with a few of Want for Velocity’s finest video games in its trendy period, similar to 2010’s Sizzling Pursuit and 2012’s Most Needed. However for a lot of, although, Criterion remains to be appeared on most fondly because the creator of Burnout.