September 28, 2010 // 6:16 pm
- SCEA Associate Product Marketing Manager Chuck Lacson
has shared a video announcement today that ModNation Racers PS3 now has over 300,000 race tracks and is just $39.99!
To quote: Today we are happy to announce we are offering ModNation Racers PS3 and PSP to the masses at new lower price points!
With over 1.5 million track, kart and mod creations available to everyone, ModNation Racers already offers one of the best values on ANY platform. ModNation Racers PS3 will now be available at $39.99 (MSRP), and ModNation Racers PSP will be available for $19.99 (MSRP) at both retail and on the PlayStation Network!
For the low cost of $39.99, there are over 300,000 tracks to race against friends via split-screen, online against players around the globe, or with AI in single-player.
You never have to worry about players memorizing tracks-you can make each race a unique experience that levels the playing field. And if you want to race on the go, you have over 15,000 tracks to choose from on your PSP for $19.99!
has changed the racing genre forever by allowing the users to quickly and easily make as many new and unique tracks as they want. Players can create a track in just three minutes by simply driving your track to life.
The track is paved behind your kart and PRESTO-instant race track. Have your PS3 "Auto Populate
" your track if you are feeling lazy, or make your dream track with the incredibly easy and deep Track Studio
For those who just want to race and not create, no worries!
Just download any of the ever-growing number of tracks available for free from ModNation community. This is a Play, Create, SHARE game after all.
In five months, over 600,000 players have logged in, RACED, and have created over 1.5 Million Creations. That's a testament to just how easy it is to create in ModNation Racers.
Don't believe me? Just ask folks like Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi
(Twisted Metal and God of War creator Dave Jaffe
, or our friend Kevin Butler
(the man) and they'll tell you.
Just check out the trailer below and see for yourself, it's so easy!
With basically unlimited content to download and play, along with the addictive kart racing action of offline four-player split-screen and online multiplayer modes, there is no better time to join the Nation than this holiday season!
ModNation Avatars Available Today! In addition to this announcement we are also releasing the official ModNation Racers avatars on the PSN today!