New GRID 2 Trailer & Screenshots Surface

Furqan Shahid
Aug 8, 2012

As promised, Codemasters finally came out with another trailer and screenshots for GRID 2. It’s a sequel to 2008’s critically acclaimed racing game, GRID;GRID was developed and published by Codemasters, the company behind Race Drive/TOCA series. GRID is a game in which we make our own team and serve as a primary driver. As soon as players progress in the game, they earn sponsors and can hire a partner to drive beside them in certain events.

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GRID featured numerous modes of competing using different cars. There are three main regions in the game, United States, Japan and Europe. The game had a total of 43 cars and they were connected to one of these three regions;

GRID was developed using Codemasters EGO engine, it was an updated version of NEON engine that was utilized by Colin McRae: DiRT. GRID also featured a revamped damage engine. GRID received a warm reception by critics. It was rated as one of the best racing games of that time.

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GRID won numerous awards, few of them includes g IGN’s Editors’ Choice Award 2008 as well as their Best Racing Game of 2008 award. It also received a BAFTA award in the Sports category at the British Academy Video Games Awards.