Author: Adam Ismail


Time Extend Episode #26 – Starting Grid

GRID 113 Sep 19 by Adam Ismail

It’s hard to imagine we’ve gone more than five years without a new GRID. Once among the elite racing franchises out there, many fans expected Codemasters’ circuit-based series to continue… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #25 – The Best of Gran Turismo with Jordan, Kyle and Andrew!

My, how time flies. A little over two years ago, the GTPlanet editorial staff and extended family pooled their heads together and ranked their favorite games in the series. It… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #24 – Free Practice

The summer months are perfect for kicking back, imbibing in a cold, refreshing drink of your choosing, and simply enjoying the company and conversation of your friends and family. At… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #23 – Wipeout Vol. 2

Ranking entries in a beloved series that means so many things to so many people is inevitably going to ruffle some feathers. There’s no way to avoid it. Egos will… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #22 – Wipeout Vol. 1

Any discussion of the golden era of ’90s early-polygonal racing games is incomplete without Wipeout. Between its trendy electronic soundtrack, savvy visual direction courtesy of legendary U.K. studio The Designers… Read More »

Time Extend Episode #21 – Podcast Competizione

With Assetto Corsa Competizione finally out, and GTPlanet’s verdict now live, there’s no better time to highlight the latest episode of Time Extend. Last week, Brendan Rorrison and I dove… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #20 – Super Sonic Racing

Time Extend enjoys all kinds of racing games. If you’ve listened before, you likely know by this point we love our old-school arcade coin guzzlers, but we have a soft… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #19 – Unreleased Racers

This week’s Time Extend kicks off with a chat about a game Brendan and I are very excited for — the Switch release of Sega’s arcade classic Virtua Racing. It’s… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #18 – An Evening with Rushy

Late last year, it was reported that Driveclub was the most-played PlayStation 4 racer, sitting pretty at 10.5 million players. For comparison’s sake, GT Sport topped 6.6 million players at that… Read More »

Evolution Studios' WRC: Sideways In Style

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. With rally season in full swing, we’re revisiting the first installment of PlayStation’s fan-favorite, fully-licensed WRC… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #17 – Fantastic Planet with Jordan Greer

Later this year, Gran Turismo 2 will mark its 20th anniversary. And with it comes another reason to reflect, because it was Gran Turismo 2 that inspired the very site… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast #16 – 24 Hour Party People

Here on Time Extend, we like giving long overlooked and forgotten racers their due. And few have captured our attention quite like a little title from the turn of the… Read More »

Time Extend Podcast: Episode 15 – Keep Rockin' Baby

Sure, we all love our growly and occasionally whiny engine noises. But what good is a long drive without the right tunes? To that end, this week Time Extend welcomes… Read More »

Introducing Time Extend Podcast on GTPlanet!

Hello there! My name is Adam, and you may have seen some of my ramblings on GTPlanet before. Well, myself and fellow GTP alum Brendan Rorrison run a little podcast… Read More »

Gear.Club Unlimited 2 Review: New Club, Same as the Old Club

Don’t be fooled by the title. Gear.Club Unlimited 2 is very much the same as the first, and still not the Switch racer you’ve been waiting for.

Gear.Club Unlimited 2 Hands-On Preview

Gaming 8 Dec 1, 2018 by Adam Ismail

It’s hard to believe it’s already been just over one year since Eden Games ported its popular mobile racer, Gear.Club, to the Switch. With its release, Nintendo’s hybrid console received… Read More »

Project Gotham Racing: When Speed Isn't Enough

To commemorate the release of Forza Horizon 4, we’re revisiting another popular racer from Xbox’s past. 

Gordon Murray's Next Sports Car Could Be a Lightweight Miata Beater

Every so often, a startup comes along and declares it’s cracked some challenge of modern car design. Everyone makes a big fuss, and then a couple of years later you… Read More »

Trak Racer FS3 Wheel Stand Review

If I had to choose one word to describe my approach to sim racing hardware, it’d have to be “minimal.” For the vast majority of my make-believe career, I’ve plugged… Read More »

The History of Le Mans in Games

This weekend marks the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. It coincides with a pivotal time for the world’s greatest race. Rising costs for the top-level LMP1… Read More »