If you have played the Flatout series (same dev!) and Burnout and want a solid arcade racer that's been missing from PC for years. This is probably going to fill that void.
The advanced editor that ships with the game was also used to create all of the levels, in game.
Locally hosted trailers:
http://games.on.net/file/49444/Ridge_Ra ... or_Trailer
http://games.on.net/file/49497/Ridge_Ra ... nt_Trailer
Why should you care? One answer really.
About the Game
The latest title in the RIDGE RACER franchise, RIDGE RACER Unbounded gears up to carve its own destructive path with a new breed of arcade racing. RIDGE RACER Unbounded brings an unexpected dimension to the series, delivering an original blast of ferocious racing adrenaline. Join the Unbounded street racing gang, lead by Kara Shindo, and test your driving skills against rivals in every street and alley of Shatter Bay. Prove your worth, get respect and expand your turf. Crash through everything - Cutting edge physics and effects combine to bring direct destruction like you’ve never seen before. Unleash your rage to obliterate everything in your way and carve your own path.
Race in urban environments - Shatter Bay lives by its own rules and is ripe for being torn apart by the overpowered vehicles rampaging through its many areas, including the commercial zone, refinery, port, and high-rise construction site.
New breed of racing machines - Traditional racing machines are out and dozens of badass street machines are in, including the legendary RIDGE RACER Angel and Devil cars.
Easily create tracks, share them online and compete against your friends.
OS:Windows XP, Vista SP2 32-bit, 7. [Windows up to date and latest service pack installed]
Processor:Dual Core Athlon x2 2.6 GHz or Intel Equivalent
Memory:2 GB RAM
Graphics:512 MB RAM, ATI Radeon 4850 or higher, NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT or higher
Hard Drive:3 GB HD space
Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
Is it on the local Australian steam mirror? Well I can't say for certain, but......for me it was