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04-22-2009, 04:32 PM
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Cardrenaline - GTA IV lookalike?

Hey, I just spotted this game currently in development. "Cardrenaline - A city racing game with heavy car pimping abilities".


Although this should be no competitor for NFS and Real Racing, it does look interesting. When I first looked at the screenshot I thought 'miniture GTA IV'. Although it could possibly involve some car based free roaming, I mean, free roaming games tend to have a horn, which this game has. Just a possibility.

Anyone know any more information? Any opinions?

Last edited by LBG; 04-22-2009 at 04:42 PM.
04-22-2009, 04:34 PM
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wow looks great!! possibly a destruction app.

this is my signature people get over it...

04-22-2009, 04:36 PM
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Originally Posted by nuggetsman28 View Post
wow looks great!! possibly a destruction app.
Yeah. Do you remember that old PS1 game "Carmageddon"? It could be somthing like that.
04-22-2009, 04:45 PM
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Originally Posted by LBG View Post
Yeah. Do you remember that old PS1 game "Carmageddon"? It could be somthing like that.
Yeah, that was my first thought when I saw the thread title. I used to own Carmageddon on the N64 and thought it was great... until I went round my friends house and saw that his PC version was full of the old red stuff.............. damn you nintendo (love you really )
04-22-2009, 04:46 PM
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Holy cow, Carmeggedon. What a great game. That screenshot obviously is taking place inside the iPhone emulator, since there's no reason that you'd be controlling with a keyboard otherwise. Or maybe it's a photoshop? It's kind of strange this is the first thing we've heard of it.

But... If it has car pimping...

04-22-2009, 05:22 PM
This isn't the first TA has heard of Cardrenaline. Arm had a article about this the end of last year. Full Control Aps has had this on their site for some time (along with some other awesome concept games) (also Wit Entertainment). I thought this had been scrapped along with most of the other concepts?

Anyway, Maybe Smack Boxing and Electrocute revenues have them reinvigorated to continue development on this...lets hope.

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04-22-2009, 05:29 PM
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The game looks GREAT! I mini GTA IV
06-26-2009, 03:46 AM
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Hehe, just stumbled by accident over this posting. I'm the developer of the game. Originally we (Thomas Lund -> Full Control, Magnus Blikstad -> Wit) planned to release this as web and iPhone game, but it got discontinued one day. I recently picked up the idea and have already something playable, but it is not yet ready (not even near) for a release. Getting Carmageddon (one of my fav. all-time games) to work on the iPhone is truely hard. I thought about picking the best things out of Carmageddon like smacking cows, ppl and all that and make a small racing game out of it. This is the idea of it so far, some tech that is working already, but not a complete game yet nor finished concept. Ideas? Suggestions?
10-15-2010, 05:36 PM
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I guess this is cancelled..

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10-15-2010, 06:01 PM
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Originally Posted by doodlejumper View Post
I guess this is cancelled..
Depressing, isn't it? I felt just as bad about Legion of Amon, Kindred Spirits and that tank shooter game with the yellow background.

We should make a thread rounding up all these once promising games. Not any crap, just the ones that looked special once upon a time.