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  • Publisher: QubicGames
  • Genre: Racing
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 246.8 MB
  • Version: 1.2
  • Price: $2.99
  • Average User Rating:
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App description: Speeding is tons of fun, especially with no cops around - Pixelated Sausage

Take speed to a whole new level with a racing Nintendo 3DS hit!

Air Race Speed is a solo time-trial racing game where you pilot the most powerful futuristic jets through 35 adrenaline-fuelled challenging tracks. Compete against your friends through online rankings, and get to the top of the leaderboards.

Key Features:

36 stunning tracks full of obstacles and shortcuts
Smooth controls: tilt or touch screen
9 high-speed jets powered with advanced technology
Epic graphics and top-notch soundtrack
Tons of fun with 3 play modes: Time trial, Endless and Rings
Rank up in the leaderboards, challenge your friends
Sharpen your skills to earn exciting achievements

With Air Race Speed you are guaranteed to discover a brand new gaming experience, extra fast, extra immersive and extra exhilarating! Are you ready to take the adrenaline-fuelled challenge?

*** REVIEWS of the previous version of the game ***

This game is pretty amazing! I love how fast paced it can be, and the graphics are beautiful. Controls are pretty solid, tracks are varied and interesting. I definitely plan on playing this much more! Highly recommended. By XxChrystalWatersxX (App Store USA)

Use the tilt controls feels very responsive and the best I have seen in games that use this feature. By rumdumdum (App Store UK)

Usually it is the hubby who likes this genre more than I, but.... I am converted! I really am enjoying it so far. But so far... there are different levels and a bonus level which can be considered more like 'free play.' You can also earn better ships. Nice graphics. By Lavender (from Touch Arcade Forums)

Controls are spot on. I mean 100% pure control and nothing but skill kinda controls. the game is also fantastic as well, with strangely attractive menus and electro beats...graphics on the other hand don't look super at first, but then to realize it moves at 500mph. and smoother than silk on my ipod 5th, ya I'll take that. By Jetski420 (App Store USA)

PeteOzzy's comments:

09-24-2014, 10:15 AM
Had this on the 3ds and it was lots of fun. Got rid of my 3ds so gonna pick this up again for my retina mini.

09-24-2014, 11:01 AM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 292
It all hinges on the tilt controls for me. Gonna need to see a gameplay vid.
09-24-2014, 11:13 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 11,349
^Urgh ! I'm glad it has touch screen controls

Just wish the video would show some gameplay instead of glossy intros
09-24-2014, 01:57 PM
Joined: May 2014
Location: Sweden
Posts: 356
Game Impressions

09-24-2014, 02:18 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 11,349
Thanks for the video. Looks great. What's the installed size?
09-24-2014, 03:23 PM
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 2,342
Is the game a tunnel runner with obstacles to avoid in the tunnels? Unsure based on the video if Boost 2 or other course runners might be more fun.

Last edited by GregB; 09-24-2014 at 03:37 PM.
09-25-2014, 03:09 AM
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 520
I dont like virtual joysticks. Is there a touch control with arrows?
09-26-2014, 05:48 AM
Joined: Nov 2012
Location: Outer Space
Posts: 15
Game Impressions

Have played this for a few hours now and I can say this game is really good. The tilt controls work perfectly for me, and the sense of speed is amazing. I would say this game is at least on par with Repulze Phase One. Some people will probably complain about the lack of opponents, but personally I'm fine with this (although an optional ghost mode might be nice).

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11-19-2014, 07:28 PM
Joined: Aug 2012
Location: On the toilet
Posts: 4,623
On sale for a buck, might pick this one up.