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FlatOut 2 (Xbox)

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Description

As in FlatOut your goal is to drive as reckless as you can and still win the race. But contrary to its predecessor, FlatOut 2 is now a complete arcade-racing game.

The core of the game is the career mode which features 3 different racing-classes: Derby, Race and Street. Every class is also divided into 3 levels. You begin your career in the derby class level 1. Here you drive old, wrecked cars straight from the dump. As you progress to the race class and finally to the street class you can buy better and faster cars which you can then also tune to your needs, like installing a new engine.

Inside the classes you find different kinds of events: from normal races over Destruction Derbies to stunt events. All of the events feature a fully destructible environment. This is not only eye-candy but is also required to fill up your nitro and handicap your enemies.

If you get bored of that, you can play one of the 12 mini-games. Like in FlatOut your goal here is to do all kinds of crazy stuff with your driver. You can use him as a football, throw him through burning rings and more. These mini-games can also be played with up to 8 players on one PC in a hot-seat mode.

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There are no Xbox screenshots for this game.

There are 43 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "FlatOut 2 GTR" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

This follow-up to FlatOut still sucks. Spartan_234 (422) 2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars

The Press Says

Digital Press - Classic Video Games Aug 25, 2006 9 out of 10 90
IGN Jul 31, 2006 8.3 out of 10 83
games xtreme Jul 03, 2006 8.2 out of 10 82
GamingExcellence Aug 26, 2006 8.2 out of 10 82
Eurogamer.net (UK) Aug 06, 2006 8 out of 10 80
X-Power Jul 08, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Jeuxvideo.com Jul 06, 2006 15 out of 20 75
Extreme Gamer Aug 26, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
GameDaily Aug 14, 2006 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GamePro (US) Aug 01, 2006 3 out of 5 60

Forums

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FlatOut 2 Mods 2 Pseudo_Intellectual (44368)
Dec 13, 2011
Spam 1 Ed Helmer
Dec 13, 2011

Trivia

German version

In the German version all drivers were replaced with crash dummies.

Related Web Sites

Sicarius (61031) added FlatOut 2 (Xbox) on Jul 01, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (120960) and Sicarius (61031)