Trailblazers [official website] is a unique 3v3 team racer for Linux, Mac and Windows. Since publisher Rising Star Games is in partnership with new UK-based independent game developer Supergonk. Trailblazers is also the world’s first true, second-to-second co-operative arcade racing game. Unleashing across all major gaming platforms in Spring 2018.
Trailblazers is a fresh new co-operative team racer. Which also comes with an innovative on-track game mechanic. While players work to paint the track. Other team mates boost on your colour and work as a team to win. And since you have to work together to capture key areas. This will dynamically change the racing line.
Racers who drive with flair and style will also amass skill points. While playing with up to six players online. Or locally via split-screen for up to four local players. Also, this includes additional online or CPU-controlled challengers, bots.
“The Supergonk team is proud to announce Trailblazers. Our vision of true co-op racing. Designed from the ground-up with team play at its core”, said Ben Ward, founder of Supergonk. “The brand new paint/boost mechanics. This introduces a fresh layer of second-to-second strategic thinking. Which can’t be found in other racing titles.
As huge racing game fans, we feel that the genre often hasn’t been as innovative as we’d like. Our aim with Trailblazers is clear. Create a brand new IP to reinvigorate the genre. Also build an unsuspecting new racer that we ourselves want to play”.
Trailblazers Announcement Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows)
Since gameplay includes a series of singleplayer and multiplayer challenges. These stretch across a lengthy campaign mode. An audio-visual onslaught of retro-futuristic style and attitude, Trailblazers .
The game takes place in a lavishly presented world. Hence the creative mind of BAFTA award winning artist Will Milton.
Players race through expansive and stunning scenic tracks. All set across locations ranging from mountain tops, lush forests and arid desert valleys.
Aural soundscapes are part of the officially licensed soundtrack. Featuring leaders of the Future Funk genre. Including Get On Up by Skope, Bad King Kong by The Derevolutions, and Dead Ringer by A.Skillz.
While players race alongside a diverse cast of characters in Trailblazers. Each driver plays a vital role in the racing community. Since they help unfold the story of Trailblazers, and their world.
Each has a unique role and driving behaviour. Since player get to choose from a showroom of the fastest race cars. Each with customised stats to fit every play style and track type.
Team racer coming Spring 2018
Trailblazers is the development efforts of Supergonk for Linux, Mac and Windows. Which is going to be available globally in Spring 2018. Keep those engines running, there is more information incoming. This will also include gameplay modes and features. All for this ground-breaking new arcade racing title.