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Rev Heads Rally review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on May 17th, 2018
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: KART CRISIS
This kart racer begs the question: What makes a kart racer fun?
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You don’t need to be playing Asphalt 9: Legends, and here’s why

Posted by Campbell Bird on February 27th, 2018

Big news dropped this week as Gameloft announced they’ve soft launched Asphalt 9: Legends in the Philippines. This has caused quite a stir primarily because the Asphalt games are among some of the best-looking racing games on the App Store. Heck, you might have already started looking at screenshots and are wondering if you should make a Philippines App Store account just to check it out for yourself. Well, if you are, I’m here to tell you that you shouldn’t, and here’s why:

Disc Drivin' 2 Guide - Tips for the Seasoned Slider

Posted by Campbell Bird on February 22nd, 2018

We're all still playing quite a bit of Disc Drivin' 2 over here at 148Apps, and we've gotten pretty good at it. Now that we've spent some more time with the game and unlocked more powerups, check out some of these more advanced tips:

Switch it up on the fly

So you may know you can switch between powerups in a match of Disc Drivin' 2, but did you know you can also do it while your disc is in motion? It operates the exact same way as when you're standing still, but you've got to be quick to change your powers and use them while on the move. This is a good skill to practice, because you switching from a boost to a brake at the right time to prevent a falloff could make the difference between winning and losing a match.

Disc Drivin' 2 Guide - How to Slide Your Way to Victory

Posted by Campbell Bird on February 2nd, 2018

Disc Drivin’ 2 is not your normal racer. Its turn-based gameplay and disc-based antics make for a really unique gameplay experience that might not be so easy to handle at first. Rest assured though, if you keep these tips in mind, you’ll be shuffling around the track with the best of them in no time:

Take your time

In a racing game, speed and quick reflexes are your friend, but in Disc Drivin’ 2, that’s not quite as important. In fact, rushing through your turn can easily lead to you making poor shots or invalidating all of your progress. Using all of your camera options available to you at the start of a turn is a good habit to form, and one that can make sure your prepared when you make your shot.

Disc Drivin’ 2 review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on February 1st, 2018
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: TURN BY TURN
Disc Drivin’ has a few flaws, but it’s also one of the most original racing games out there.
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Blocky Racing is a funky and fresh new kart racer out now on iOS and Android

Posted by 148Apps Staff on January 18th, 2018
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Blocky Racing has zoomed onto the App Store and Google Play this week, bringing with it plenty of classic kart racing shenanigans that will take you straight back to your childhood. If you’ve found yourself hooked on games like Mario Kart or Crash Team Racing, do yourself a favor and give Blocky Racing a go.

Blocky Racing is a kart racer in its purest form. Collect power ups to unlock weapons like missiles, or shields to give yourself some cover. Stir up as much trouble as possible to scoot yourself across the finish line in first place. Anything goes here, so don’t be afraid to pull out all of the stops. Just be careful—carts can lose blocks when they take damage, and will ultimately fall apart if they lose too many.

GRID Autosport review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on December 8th, 2017
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: BEAUTIFUL BUT BOILERPLATE
GRID Autosport is a really, really ridiculously good looking racer, but is otherwise a pretty straightforward experience.
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DATA WING review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on August 17th, 2017
Our rating: starstarstarstarstar :: BIT DRIFTING
This game is much more than it appears on its surface, and its surface is pretty dang cool.
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CSR Racing 2: How to master Live Races

Posted by Nicholas Tylwalk on August 11th, 2017

Want more games like CSR Racing 2? Then check out our list right here

Getting better at racing the AI in CSR Racing 2 is a pretty straightforward process. You run enough races with a particular car to get its shift timing down, continually improve it by buying upgrades whenever you can, and add any fusion parts you grab along the way.

Tuning adds another dimension to the whole affair, but not enough to significantly throw you off course. If you just keep plowing ahead, you'll be able to take down all the crews in the game eventually and figure out what happened to your friends' stolen cars.

The Live Race mode, however, is a different beast. In contrast to some other mobile racing games, it provides CSR Racing 2 with a true multiplayer experience, allowing you to race head to head with a live human opponent at any time (or at least any time the servers are functioning properly).

Road Warriors review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on August 8th, 2017
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: RACE ANOTHER DAY
Road Warriors is a lean-and-mean combat racer in more ways than one.
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Motorsport Manager Mobile 2 review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on July 13th, 2017
Our rating: starstarstarstarstar :: POLE POSITION
This management sim builds off of the strengths of its fantastic predecessor in almost every way.
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Race Control Director review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on April 17th, 2017
Our rating: starstarhalfstarblankstarblankstar :: FALSE START
This management sim has a neat premise, but that's about it.
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MouseBot review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on April 5th, 2017
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: A MOUSE PROBLEM
This puzzle/racer hybrid has some neat ideas, but is a bit frustrating.
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Go Rally review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on November 22nd, 2016
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: GO OVER AND OVER AGAIN
Although it feels a little soulless, this rally racing game brings Trials-like racing action to mobile.
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Asphalt Xtreme review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on November 9th, 2016
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: NO ASPHALT HERE
Some slight free-to-play and performance annoyances aside, Asphalt Xtreme is a heck of a fun racing game.
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