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12 Best racing games for PC | XBOX|PS4 | 2018

Three, two, one, GO!!!! drifting, braking, turning & shifting is the main fun part of any racing game. Racing games are fun to play because of three things (i) Cars (ii) Customization (iii) Storyline. All the racing games have great cars collection but not all of them work on customization and storyline. There are very few titles out there who work on all the aspects  (an example of a great game from the past is NFS – Most Wanted Blacklist) & today we will take a look at those Best racing games for PC and for other platforms you can play in 2018.


Need for speed Payback:


A racing video game developed by Ghost Games and published by Electronic Arts. The game is the twenty-third installment in the Need for Speed series available for Microsoft  Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Its worldwide release was on November 10th, 2017. Set in an Open world environment, the game has both single as a well multiplayer mode. Its focus is on action driving with a variety of three playable characters. This game features a set of 74 cars. Toyota and Ferrari do not feature in the game due to licensing issues. The plot of the game revolves around Tyler “Ty” Morgan, Sean “Mac” McAlister, and Jessica “Jess” Miller who is a part of a crew in Silver Rock, Fortune Valley along with their friend and mechanic Ravindra “Rav” Choudhary. Play the game and do post your reviews!!

RATING:- 92% 

PLATFORM:-  PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

The Crew 2:

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It’s an open world racing game sequel of The Crew 2014, published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The player gets the freedom to choose between cars, motorcycles, boats, and airplanes (Yeah, it’s not a joke dude!!!). The dual single and multiplayer mode game was released on June 29th, 2018. The player controls a racer whose ambition is to be successful. As it’s an open world game, the player is free to explore and try different vehicles. If you’re a fan of open-world racing games and wanna try different automobiles then you must go for this one!

RATING:- 94%

PLATFORM:- PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Forza Horizon 4:

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The game showcases the United Kingdom and features more than 450 cars. The game was published by Microsoft Studios and developed by  Playgrounds Games and the game has recently received an update on October 25th, 2018. The update features a router creator which enables the player to organize their own races. Why not go for a game in which you yourself control everything? The players can buy in-game houses to unlock new items cars and several other perks. The game gives you the feel of real life with its 24 hours clock and season changes. The seasons are fixed across the game’s servers, meaning that all the players will experience the same conditions at the same time. So cool!

RATING:- 97% 

PLATFORM:- Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Forza Motorsport 7:

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The tenth installment in the Forza series, Forza Motorsport 7 was developed by Turn 10 Studios and published by Microsoft Studios. It is available for Xbox One and Microsoft Windows. The game has single player and multiplayer modes featuring more than 700 cars plus some new models from Forza Edition, most of which are brought over from Forza Horizon 3. There are more than 200 different configurations to race at around 30 different locations at launch ( all from Forza Motorsport 6 included). A new track has been added to the game which is a fictional street circuit in Dubai. The game doesn’t feature and Toyota or Lexus due to licensing issues. The game received favorable reviews and even won the BEST RACING GAME award in Game Informer’s Reader’s Choice Best of 2017 Awards while it was third with Slime Rancher for “Best Microsoft Game”.

RATING:- 93%

PLATFORM:- Microsoft Windows, Xbox One

Forza Horizon 3:

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One more game from the Forza series to give you an idea that it’s a game worth playing. This one’s also an open world racing video game set in the fictional representation of Australia. This game is the highest rated Forza Horizon game second to its sequel Forza Horizon 4. The gameplay is twice the size of its predecessor and includes local points such as Surfers Paradise, Byron Bay, Yarra Valley, etc. The players compete in a variety of events. GET IN, IGNITE, AND GO!!

RATING:- 91%

PLATFORM:-  Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Dirt 4:

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Dirt 4 is a rally-based racing game by Codemasters. It’s the twelfth game in Colin McRae Rally series and sixth game to grace the Dirt name. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in June 2017. The game has both single player and multiplayer mode focussing on rallying. Players compete in events on the tarmac and off-road terrain in varying weather conditions. There are 5 locations in all: Tarragona in Spain, Varmland in Sweden, Powys in Wales, Michigan in the US and Fitzroy in Australia.

RATING:-  94%

PLATFORM:-  PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Project Cars 2:

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Slightly Mad Studios developed this Motorsport racing simulator game available in single player as well as multiplayer mode. The game has 182 cars from 38 manufacturers and a variety of car and race car classes, with some new additions like Honda Civic, Jaguar XJ220, Toyota GT-86, and Nissan R89C. The game also has a larger track roster, with 46 tracks. So car lovers, go for the game!!

RATING:- 92%

PLATFORM:- PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Dirt rally:

Dirt rally

An amazing racing video game focussed on rallying was published and developed by Codemasters for Microsoft Windows. Players have to compete in times stage events on the tarmac and off-road terrain in several weather conditions. The game feature 17 cars and 36 stages and showcases three locations namely: Monte Carlo, Powys, and Argolis. The stages vary from 4km to 16km. The game also showcased player versus player multiplayer modes and rallycross. The vehicles are provided by 16 different manufacturers. Go get dirty in the Dirt Rally!!

RATING:- 93% 

PLATFORM:-  PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Macintosh operating systems

F1 2018:

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The tenth installment of the Formula One franchise was developed and published by Codemasters. This game is completely based on the 2018 Formula One World Championship and includes all twenty-one circuits and also all twenty drivers and ten teams competing in the season. It’s the latest game released on August 24, 2018. It’s like a paradise for all the Formula One lovers.

RATING:- 91%

PLATFORM:- PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows

Shift 2:

Shift 2: Unleashed is a part of the Need For Speed series. Being the seventeenth installment in the infamous Need for Speed, it’s a direct sequel to Need for Speed: Shift. There are several new features in this game with over 145 cars by 37 manufacturers and around 40 different tracks. The new feature of In-helmet camera gives you the visuals just like real….plus there’s night-time racing mode available too. The dynamic crash physics of this game are actually true-to-life! You won’t feel you’re playing a game. It will be like walking straight into the game world.

RATING:-  92%

PLATFORM:- PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, iOS

Asphalt 9 (only for mobile and low-end PC windows users):

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Latest 2018 racing game in the Asphalt series from Gameloft, Asphalt 9: Legends was released on July 25th, 2018 and are the ninth game in the series. The game has so many new features and some more are the improvised versions from previous games. There are several new race modes and also there’s “nitro shockwave” from the Asphalt 6: Adrenaline. The game is a single player game but also has an online multiplayer mode to connect with friends online. Asphalt 9 game is very much similar to the Asphalt 8: Airborne with some noticeable changes in graphics and designs. It features a total of 48 cars, and there are clubs for up to 20 players to collectively score points and achieve rewards. Though this game is available for Android and low-end pc windows users only)

RATING:- 87%

PLATFORM:- Android, Microsoft Windows, Windows 10, iOS

Need for Speed (2015) :

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You can go for any game in the Need For Speed franchise by Electronic Arts and Ghost Games, and you won’t be disappointed, with the release of each game, the franchise increases the bar to racing video games. The series is available for a large number of platforms to play on. The latest released game of the series is Need For Speed Payback which was released on November 10th, 2017. The game displays an open environment of the Fortune Valley featuring 74 cars. A Need for Speed fan has this game as a cup of coffee to a caffeine addict!!

RATING:- 91%

PLATFORM:- PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows


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