HIGH It’s more or less free.
LOW Yet it’s still barely worth playing.
WTF The complete under-utilization of Terry Crews.
Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.
HIGH Placing first in an online match.
LOW The rage-inducing mission 41, thankfully the only one of its kind.
WTF Apparently Sega history stops at the Dreamcast.
Though its success in trying to make this fine game more palatable to a broader audience is a qualified one at best, perhaps the most satisfying aspect of OutRun 2006 is how confidently it assuages any fears that the golden formula might somehow seem less entertaining next to EA and Criterion's aggressively trailblazing Burnout games.
OutRun 2006 is a sunny arcade racing game and nothing more, so Parents can be satisfied that this is about as universal as gaming gets. The only concern might be in the theme of having to drive recklessly in order to satisfy the demands of your girlfriend passenger; although any […]