Firemint have done it again. Real Racing 2 HD hits on the eve of the iPad 2 launch.
One of our highest rated games of all time, Real Racing 2 has been given the HD treatment just in time for the iPad 2 launch.
Firemint have released Real Racing 2 HD to really show off what the iPad 2 can do. This version includes full screen anti-aliasing for an ultra sharp look. In addition, seven new career events are exclusive to Real Racing 2 HD.
The feature that really stood out to me is one that more games need - your progress is synced between the iPhone and the iPad versions, ensuring that you can pick up just where you left off when you switch from one device to the next.
Hit the jump for more screen shots and full specs, direct from Firemint.
Real Racing 2 HD
Experience the fantastic features and content of Real Racing 2, enhanced and amplified for iPad and iPad 2. Real Racing 2 HD takes the exceptional qualities of Real Racing 2 on iPhone and expands upon it to create the most compelling racing experience ever. Relish jaw-dropping graphics, precise gyroscopic controls and all-new, exclusive events in the definitive racer for iOS.
Real Racing 2 HD unique features
• Expanded Career mode with 120 races and new high-definition version of Castellona, available only on iPad and iPad 2
• Gorgeous, high-fidelity graphics on iPad 2: full-screen anti-aliasing, building window reflections, high-detail objects and surfaces and fully-modeled vehicle interiors
• iPad 2 gyroscope support for exceptional steering and handling
• Race against players using Real Racing 2 and Real Racing 2 HD
• Completely revamped controls and user interface, tailor-made for the iPad’s larger screen
• Upload and download save games between Real Racing 2 and Real Racing 2 HD
Master all-new content
Have the game beat? Think again. Hit the asphalt once more in seven new events, exclusive to Real Racing 2 HD. Challenge the AI or, if you can handle the heat, face off against friends locally or the world’s best online in 16-player speedway mayhem.
Breathtaking cars, environments and visual effects
No expense has been spared – Real Racing 2 HD is the most visually impressive game available for iPad 2. The high-performance hardware is pushed to the extreme with full-screen anti-aliasing, which delivers pristine, crisp graphics, and high-detail objects and surfaces that redefine the meaning of “realism”. Get up close to your on-track opponents with translucent windows and fully-modeled vehicle interiors. Try to keep your eyes on the track as you blast around a special, high-definition version of Castellona, only possible on iPad.
Precision steering and phenomenal handling
Real Racing 2 HD takes full advantage of the iPad 2′s inbuilt gyroscope so every twist, turn and overtake is delivered directly to your hands. Feel the roaring responsiveness and raw agility of your vehicle – never before has racing been so personal, so real.
Go online and pit your skills against players of Real Racing 2 and Real Racing 2 HD in frenetic 16-player online multiplayer, a first for iOS. Have you got what it takes to challenge the best racers in the world? There’s only one way to find out.