Rocket-powered water racer Riptide GP: Renegade races to consoles in Q2, 2016, other platforms shortly after
Vector Unit announced today that the gorgeous arcade-style racer that straps players to rocket-powered watercraft, Riptide GP: Renegade, will be making in Q2 2016 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows 10 PC, with Steam, Android, iOS, and Amazon launching shortly after.
To celebrate the announcement, Vector Unit has also released a new trailer for the game which you can find below:
“We’ve been hard at work getting Riptide GP: Renegade ready for series fans and new players alike,” said Matt Small, Creative Director and Co-Founder of Vector Unit. “This version has been developed from the ground up for next-gen consoles. We kept what worked, but completely retuned the mechanics and the graphics engine, and we can’t wait for players to get their hands on the game.”
About the game:
Riptide GP: Renegade is a next-gen water racer where armored riders kick out death-defying stunts over massive waterfalls, outrun cops, and boost at breakneck speeds across surging waves. Evade police boats and drones while blasting through vast interactive race environments packed with interactive elements, secret shortcuts, and animated obstacles. Battle your way through a variety of race types and boss fights to reach the top of the underground hydro jet racing circuit. Earn XP and cash to upgrade and customize your hydro jet, unlock new stunts, and increase your rider’s performance. Compete online against the best players around the world – or against your pals in split screen local multiplayer matches (with a mix of human and AI racers) and collect and upgrade a garage full of blistering fast hydro jets that transform while you ride them, all while enjoying it on 1080p / 60fps.