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Fast & Furious: Showdown
Fast & Furious: Showdown Revs Up This May
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Yes. Fast & Furious 6 is a thing, and it'll be launching in cinemas and multiplexes the world over on May 24th. And to tie-in with the theatrical release of the sixth film in the street racing series, Activision is to publish Fast & Furious: Showdown, which has you racing in "some of the hottest vehicles" across "epic locations around the globe."

Featuring two-player co-op, Fast & Furious: Showdown has you teaming up for a variety of "high-stakes" driving missions, with the ability to switch between the role of driver, gunman, tactician or daredevil. You can build and customise your own 'dream car' with upgrades and performance mods, while the Challenge Mode includes objectives to complete with online leaderboards to compete on.

Fast & Furious: Showdown will release ahead of the movie starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and the rest of the old Fast & Furious gang. The movie releases on May 24th, whereas the game launches on May 21st, 2013 for $39.99. Check out the first three screens below.






 
 

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Comment #1 by D-star
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:36:37 AM
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Well at least the game won't be selling at full retail because the screenshots don't do this game justice.


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Comment #2 by ModernSith2010
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:37:12 AM
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God no, don't give Activition another License game to fuck up like they did with The Walking Dead Survival.


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Comment #3 by Stormy2k
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:37:17 AM
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It can't be as bad a Wheelman, surely?


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Comment #4 by Earth Djinn
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:41:24 AM
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What the fuck, this isn't an arcade title?


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Comment #5 by Killerj
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:43:17 AM
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Can't Wait to see the Movie but The Game No.


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Comment #6 by Wayne Warren
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:47:09 AM
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Mowshun blerrr 2 hied deeee GRAYFICKS.

See, we could have a really good F&F title that could span the whole film series.. But there's about as much chance of that happening as a 'Good' Need for Speed reboot.. Underground 2 will still hold the 'Closest to a Fast and Furious' title


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Comment #7 by Hurricane Of 87
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:50:00 AM
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"launches for $39.99."

A sign of quality going by Survival Instincts and Sniper 2: Ghost Warrior reviews


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Comment #8 by ferrarimanf355
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:50:03 AM
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Son of a bitch, how hard was this supposed to be? I would have just picked up the phone, called Raw Thrills, and asked for a port of their Fast & Furious Super Cars arcade game.


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Comment #9 by Fracture90
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:54:11 AM
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WOW. These screens look impressive. Good luck to them selling this shit. And here is me having high expectations for a Fast and Furious title.


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Comment #10 by Nagoomba Jarra
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 09:59:09 AM
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activision are well known for fucking up licensed games but look at x-men origins: wolverine, bloody brilliant game


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Comment #11 by MyNameIsWill
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 10:15:21 AM
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It's painful looking at those screens :[


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Comment #12 by Nick Chronic
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 10:17:17 AM
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Nobody is gonna buy this shit just look at the graphics it`s really bad


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Comment #13 by BL4Z1NGBULL3T
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 10:17:36 AM
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Graphics suck ass, and the gun at the last picture... I don't like the idea of guns in Fast & Furious...


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Comment #14 by Wayne Warren
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 10:51:47 AM
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Is there a trailer though ? It's kinda strange that it's released next month and there's only 3 screens..


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Comment #15 by bradengunn
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 11:17:48 AM
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If your not going to even attempt to make licensed games to a good standard then why bother making them in the first place? Oh yeah because all you care about are sale figures and profit. Seriously I know EA isn't a great company but Activision should have won the award for worst company in America.


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Comment #16 by Habsfan
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 12:06:58 PM
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anyone remember the other Fast and the Furious game from the PS2? remember how badly that one sucked? looks like history may repeat itself.


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Comment #17 by immortality20
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 12:39:49 PM
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This looks terrible, bad graphics and bad premise. Maybe pick it up at under $10 in 6 months.


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Comment #18 by upindat
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 12:45:57 PM
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gamefly for me!!


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Comment #19 by DragonMasterSnake
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:02:09 PM
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Personally, graphics don't mean a damn thing to me.

The only thing that I care about is the gameplay.. Granted, the screens do the game no justice..

But I refuse to give the game anything positive and or negative until I see a gameplay trailer.

Until then, I just have to sit here and wait patiently.. Which sucks major ass.. -_-


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Comment #20 by GreaseMonkeyGB
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:09:35 PM
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What's with the portal cube look-a-like in the second pic?


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Comment #21 by coomzy
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:20:01 PM
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It's not all about graphics come guys give it a chance


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Comment #22 by cheevo360
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:31:34 PM
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I am expect Activision will closed down Firebrand Games when game didn't sells very well. But we know this will happen if game didn't sells well. Activision alway closed down their studios.

I like Fast Furious movies and first and 2nd series is better and rest of other series is crap and letdown. I unsure if game is live up to from what movie is.

Screenshots of game look ok. I guess this one will be medicore or below. Look at The Walking Dead that Activision released last month and it is poor. I guess this is another crap movie / tv ties in from Activision. :)


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Comment #23 by cheevo360
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:33:02 PM
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We know Activision is money hungry lol


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Comment #24 by Pyrochaos
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 01:45:35 PM
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Fast and Furious should be the name of this game's development cycle.


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Comment #26 by XenoNick
Tuesday, April 09, 2013 @ 04:38:21 AM
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If only this wasn't being rushed out. You could do something decent with the F&F license. Make a game similar to NFS:U 1 and 2.


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Comment #27 by ZabijackyKafe
Tuesday, April 09, 2013 @ 06:53:00 PM
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More I look on those screens, more i'm getting a feeling, that it will definitely suck. C'mon, Safe motive from F&F 5 movie in second picture, give me a break. Still better would be to cancel this shit project.


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Comment #28 by MIR7909
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 @ 05:33:19 PM
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i think the first F&F game for PS2 looked better than this. Wait for Forza Motorsport 5


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Firebrand Games
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US May 21, 2013

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