Tag: Mirror Mode


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 »

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. 

Mirror Mode: Test Drive Unlimited

FeaturesGaming 35 May 31, 2018 by Adam Ismail

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. In this installment, we take a look at a game that set the standard for modern open-world… Read More »

Daytona USA 2: The King Of Speed

FeaturesGaming 9 Mar 13, 2018 by Adam Ismail

Daytona USA 2 may not have ascended to the commercial heights of its predecessor, but it’s still remembered as a masterpiece among arcade racers…

Porsche Challenge: The Roadster Revolution

In this installment of Mirror Mode, we take a look at one of the original PlayStation’s forgotten first-party racers.

R: Racing Evolution: Refining Reality

FeaturesGaming 22 Dec 28, 2017 by Adam Ismail

Namco’s realistic Ridge Racer reboot may not have dethroned Gran Turismo, but it was a refreshing take on a done-to-death formula.

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 2: Thrill of the Chase

A Cannonball Run-style cross-country odyssey. Several undercover cop dramas. A shameless Fast and Furious clone. Two semi-realistic spinoffs…

The Original Forza Motorsport: A New Challenger Approaches

Good games come and go, but the best have staying power. They redefine their genre and force the competition to take notice. Twelve long years ago, Forza Motorsport accomplished exactly that…

Ridge Racer V: Emotion Engine

Few launch titles manage to stand the test of time. Many serve as placeholders until better games come along — glorified tech demos devoid of content…

Super Monaco GP: The Golden Years

FeaturesGaming 4 Aug 14, 2017 by Adam Ismail

For this installment of Mirror Mode, we celebrate the upcoming release of F1 2017 with a look back at one of the most influential F1 games of all time. Thirty… Read More »

Colin McRae Rally 2.0: Worthy of the Name

For Mirror Mode’s third installment, we take a look back at one of the PlayStation’s most influential sim racers: Colin McRae Rally 2.0.

The Beautiful Letdown of Auto Modellista

FeaturesGaming 28 Jun 21, 2017 by Adam Ismail

Welcome to Mirror Mode, GTPlanet’s new series that shines a spotlight on retro racing games. For our second installment, we’re revisiting one of the most unique sixth-generation driving titles: Auto Modellista. UPDATE: an… Read More »