GBA Racing Video Games

Racing games. Category of games about racing with rivals using various vehicles. Player’s purpose is to be first on the finish line or to achieve the best lap time possible. There are titles with land, water and air vehicles which are controlled in an arcade or simulating manner. more

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Genre: Racing
Themes
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2005) (GBA)
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2005) (GBA)

Racing 15 November 2005

The ninth installment in a legendary racing game franchise created by Electronic Arts company. After two Underground games, featuring illegal night street races, the franchise went back to its roots, combining ideas from the two most recent titles with classic elements. The player’s goal is to climb to the top of a black list of the most wanted drivers. Again you get to explore a huge virtual city, taking on different racing challenges. These include circuit, sprint, drag, elimination, time trial, speed challenge, and police pursuit. After completing enough of these you can challenge subsequent drivers from the black list. Apart from elements typical for the series, such as licensed cars and diverse soundtrack, the game features complex car customization, both in terms of appearance and performance.

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Need for Speed: Underground 2 (GBA)
Need for Speed: Underground 2 (GBA)

Racing 16 November 2004

A sequel to Need for Speed: Underground, a best-selling 2003 game from Electronic Arts, which changed the shape of one of the most popular car racing franchises. The game takes you to a virtual metropolis that thrives after dark. For the first time in the history of the franchise, the city is completely open for exploration. As you ride around its streets you can challenge the drivers you meet on the way or learn more about the favorite locations of the street racing community. The gameplay mechanics did not change much; rather, the developers focused on an even more detailed recreations of licensed cars and car parts used for tuning. The game’s graphics were noticeably improved, featuring all sorts of new visual effects. The soundtrack keeps equally high level, as usually featuring songs by famous artists across a wide spectrum of genres.

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Colin McRae Rally 2.0 (GBA)
Colin McRae Rally 2.0 (GBA)

Racing 16 September 2002

The second entry in the legendary racing game series that focuses on car rallies. Colin McRae Rally 2.0 was developed by Codemasters Software. The game takes the player to over ninety rally Special Stages in eight world cup qualifiers. CMR 2.0 offers thirteen cars, among them Ford Focus 2000, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VI, Subaru Impreza WRC and Peugeot 206 WRC. The Special Stages are located in such locations as Finland, Italy or Kenya. An interesting feature of this title is that it offers two game modes: simulation and arcade – choosing the latter will mean a simplified driving model. Apart from single player modes, Colin McRae Rally 2.0 also includes an expansive multiplayer segment, where up to eight players can compete in a game. The game also features a split-screen mode for two players. High-quality visuals complete the game, along with an advanced damage model.

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Need for Speed Carbon: Own the City (GBA)
Need for Speed Carbon: Own the City (GBA)

Racing 01 November 2006

The tenth installment in the bestselling racing game series originally launched back in 1995. The game lets you play as the main protagonist of the previous game. He returns to his home city only to find his domestic street racing scene taken over by rivaling gangs. As you take on new racing challenges, you take back your home town one district at a time. The game’s mechanics employ the well-proven solutions introduced by its predecessors, while introducing several new elements at the same time. Those include, first and foremost, canyon duels, which require much attention, as it is possible to run through the traffic barriers and roll down the slope. The other novelty is the team; you can assemble your own crew, and its members can aid you during races, e.g. by blocking your rivals. Additionally, the game features cut-scenes with real actors, several dozen licensed car models, as well as vast car customization options. Regarding the latter, Autosculpt module lets you modify almost any element of the car body.

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Need for Speed: Underground (GBA)
Need for Speed: Underground (GBA)

Racing 18 December 2003

The seventh installment in the legendary racing series developed since 1995. Created once again by EA Black Box, the game brings revolutionary changes to the series, focusing on illegal street racing, popularized mainly by The Fast and the Furious movie. This time, apart from usual races, the player can take part in several racing events, such as drifting competitions or drag races. The game offers a wide set of licensed cars popular among the illegal racing aficionados. The game stands out with a wide array of car customization options it delivers - the player can buy licensed car parts produced by the most popular real-life manufacturers. Money is an important aspect of the game, because the player spends the cash they earned in races to buy new cars and parts. Need for Speed: Underground features a diverse soundtrack as well. The player can listen to a variety of genres, such as rap, techno, or metal.

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Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed (GBA)
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed (GBA)

Racing 15 March 2004

Another installment in the Need for Speed franchise. As the title suggests, the game focuses around Porsche, offering eighty licensed car models belonging to the German brand. The game includes such classics as the first 356 from 1950 or 911 Turbo from 2000. The player races in locations such as crowded urban areas, winding mountain roads, or never-ending highways. When playing the Evolution Mode, the player will observe the evolution of the famous car brand over nearly half a century. Cinematics, slides shows, and statistics prepared by the creators contribute to the experience. In the Factory Driver Mode, the player becomes a member of a group of drivers in order to learn about this profession. Additionally, the game offers Quick Race and Multiplayer Mode. When driving on European roads, the player has to avoid different dangers, such as collisions, traffic, or the police. Thanks to the new engine utilized by the game, Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed offers better physics and more accurately designed car models.

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Ford Racing 3 (GBA)
Ford Racing 3 (GBA)

Racing 03 November 2005

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Street Racing Syndicate (GBA)
Street Racing Syndicate (GBA)

Racing 04 October 2005

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Hugo: Bukkazoom! (GBA)
Hugo: Bukkazoom! (GBA)

Racing 17 September 2003

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Starsky and Hutch (GBA)
Starsky and Hutch (GBA)

Racing 12 September 2003

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Cars Mater-National (GBA)
Cars Mater-National (GBA)

Racing 12 November 2007

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Cars (GBA)
Cars (GBA)

Racing 06 June 2006

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Sega Rally Championship (GBA)
Sega Rally Championship (GBA)

Racing 10 March 2003

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V-Rally 3 (GBA)
V-Rally 3 (GBA)

Racing 21 June 2002

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Crash Nitro Kart (GBA)
Crash Nitro Kart (GBA)

Racing 11 November 2003

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Tokyo Xtreme Racer Advance (GBA)
Tokyo Xtreme Racer Advance (GBA)

Racing 20 April 2005

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Crazy Frog Racer (GBA)
Crazy Frog Racer (GBA)

Racing 11 November 2005

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F-Zero: GP Legend (GBA)
F-Zero: GP Legend (GBA)

Racing 04 June 2004

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Corvette (GBA)
Corvette (GBA)

Racing 11 November 2003

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Racing Gears Advance (GBA)
Racing Gears Advance (GBA)

Racing 17 December 2004

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Disney Sports Motocross (GBA)
Disney Sports Motocross (GBA)

Racing 31 March 2003

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