DescriptionXGIII: Extreme G Racing is a futuristic racing game. Six teams are competing to win a racing championship, the player taking control of any of the two riders available in each team. The game retains the action elements of the previous titles: as before, opponents will try to sabotage the race, and the player-controlled character is able to answer them with his own arsenal of weapons.
Unlike the previous installments, weapons cannot be picked up on the road: the player has to purchase them with the money earned after a successful race. All weapons now deplete the player's weapon bar with each shot. Another change is the absence of the "nitro" boosts utilized in the previous entries; they have been replaced with a turbo system, where using the boost drains energy from the player character's shields.
- "XG3: Extreme-G Racing" -- European title
- "XG3" -- Abbreviated title
Part of the Following Groups
|Pretty Average||PlayStation 2||piltdown_man (75612)|
The Press Says
|Gamezilla||PlayStation 2||Sep 27, 2001||89 out of 100||89|
|4Players.de||PlayStation 2||Oct 04, 2001||83 out of 100||83|
|Deaf Gamers||GameCube||2002||8.2 out of 10||82|
|Game Informer Magazine||GameCube||Feb, 2002||8.25 out of 10||82|
|Gamezone (Germany)||PlayStation 2||Aug 24, 2001||8 out of 10||80|
|Game Informer Magazine||PlayStation 2||Nov, 2001||8 out of 10||80|
|Peliplaneetta.net||PlayStation 2||Sep 02, 2001||78 out of 100||78|
|Jeuxvideo.com||PlayStation 2||Sep 10, 2001||14 out of 20||70|
|Officiel Nintendo Magazine||GameCube||May, 2002||6.5 out of 10||65|
|PSM||PlayStation 2||Nov, 2001||5 out of 10||50|
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