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<ul><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 1/7</p><p>The Crew Preview Racing Across</p><p>America</p><p>http://www.gamebasin.com/news/the-crew-preview-racing-across-america </p><p>WhatdoTheElderScrollsVsSkyrim,GrandTheftAutoVsLosSantos,RedDeadRedemptions</p><p>WildWest,ForzaHorizonsColorado,NeedforSpeed:RivalsRedviewCountyandFarCry3sRook</p><p>Islandshaveincommon?Theyrealltiny,minusculeplacesincomparisontoTheCrewsrecreation</p><p>of theUnited StatesofAmerica.Ubisoftsupcoming,nextgen IvoryTowerdeveloped MMO</p><p>CarPGmaynotcontainanexact,1to1representationoftheU.S.A,butwithover5,000sqkmof</p><p>landmasstoexplore,eventhe largestoftheaforementioned worldscouldfit insideTheCrews</p><p>mapalmost50timesover.Ittakesapproximately90minutesjusttodrivefromcoasttocoast,and</p><p>thatswhilestickingtothestraightest,onroadpathavailable,inthefastestcaravailablewewere</p><p>abletogohandsonwiththemammothracerforevenlonger(about2hours)andbarelyscratched</p><p>the</p><p>surface.</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 2/7</p><p>CharlyBourget,productmanageratIvoryTower,joinedtheplaysession,guidingusthroughthe</p><p>insandoutsofthegamebeforeleadingthe(turbo)chargeinbothcompetitiveandcooperative4</p><p>playerraces.Asalludedto,TheCrewidentifiesmoreso,inmanyrespects,asanMMORPGtitle</p><p>thansimplyaopenworldracerwithfluidsocialintegration.AllFullStockcarsyouacquirehave</p><p>uptoamaximumof5tuningspecsthatyoucancustomiseyourvehicletofitwithin.TheStreet</p><p>Spec,DirtSpec,PerformanceSpecandCircuitSpecareselfexplanatory,butthenyouvealso</p><p>gottheRaidSpec,whichfeaturesafullcrashcagechassis,upratedsuspensionandtransmission,</p><p>skidplates,offroadtiresandmore,allowingyoutodrivepracticallyanywherewithcompetence.</p><p>InRPGterms,considertheseyourclasses,witheachofferinguniquespecialitiesandadvantages.</p><p>Specificpartstreatedlikelootthataresignifiedbylevelareeitherwon/earnedthroughlevelling</p><p>up,orboughtwithingamecurrency.Around20elementsofyourcarsmakeupcanbecustomised,</p><p>11 of which are performance based, falling under engine and chassis.</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 3/7</p><p>Withover40carsincludedinthegame,itdoesnotseemthatall5tuningspecswillbeaccessible</p><p>foreverysingleautomobile,becausethetotalnumberofevolutions asCharlyevokesPokemon</p><p>indescribingtoussitsataround120.However,providedthedepthofcustomisationwesampled,</p><p>varietyshouldnotbeanissue.Andifyoureworriedaboutpotentiallyunfairmatchups,theteam</p><p>havenullifiedsuchinsurmountablehandicapsthrough,notonlythelevelbasedmatchmaking,but</p><p>alsobylevellockingupgrades;ergo,ifyoureatlevel30,youcantequipalevel35exhaust,instead</p><p>being forced to send it toyourHQuponacquisition.This isespecially relieving for thosewith</p><p>concernsabouttheinclusionofmicrotransactions.Onthetopicofmatchmaking,TheCrewutilises</p><p>abackgroundsystemthatintelligentlycycles7otherplayersinandoutofyourgameworldatall</p><p>times,keeping thetotalonlinepresenceat8playersconsistently,andassuringthattwowhole</p><p>crewscanbeformedandcan interactwitheachotheratanygiventime.Priortoacceptingour</p><p>Crewmasters invitationtopartyup,wewere introducedtothe510sastreetgangwhove</p><p>madetheirdubiousreputationbysmugglingdrugsacrossborders,anddominatingDetroitillegal</p><p>street racing scene.</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 4/7</p><p>Storymissionsfocusedontheplayersinfiltration,andeventualbustingofthe510s,tietogether</p><p>theentireexperience andprovide aplot forwhy theplayer charactermust traverse theU.S.,</p><p>starting intheMichigancapital,andendinginLosAngeles.Movingon,therewasonefinalstep</p><p>beforegettingoutontheopenroaddesignatingpointstoPerks.AnotherRPGesquesystem,</p><p>Perksenablebooststoamultitudeofdifferentaspectsinrespecttobothperformanceandrewards,</p><p>e.g.,nitrouslasting2secondslonger,or5%morecashearnedfromwinningraces.Finally,were</p><p>readytoventureontothestreetsofDetroitandbeyond.Charlyinviteseveryonetojoinhiscrew,</p><p>whichisaseasyaspressingYatthepromptandconfirmingwithA.Fromthispoint,heisforall</p><p>intentsandpurposes thehost,andwhateveractivityhemarkson themap,wearegiven the</p><p>choicetoacceptonourrespectivescreens.HavingplayedTheCrewpreviouslyatEBExpo2013,</p><p>itsclearaftermereminutesthatthecontrolshavesincebeentightenedupdramatically.Granted,</p><p>everycarhasauniquefeel,butregardlessofthatfact,theoverallaccuracyandrealism intheir</p><p>steering was lacking in that previous build.</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 5/7</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 6/7</p><p>InTheCrew,vehicleswillswervetododgeacrash,andifyoublocktheroad,theywillnotsimply</p><p>stopandwaitforyoutomove,orscrapeagainstawallingettingpasttheobstructionyouhave</p><p>caused.TheseA.I.citizensactuallycareabouttheirvehicles,rathermanoeuvringskillfullyinwhat</p><p>isthebest,safestwayaround.Theirreflexesarefast,almostasifanotherplayeriscontrollingthem;</p><p>itisextremelyimpressive.Pedestriansandanimalswillsimilarlyworktoevadeyourmetalmachine</p><p>of destruction, although this tech has been seen inmany games past and present. Racing in</p><p>multiplephysicalconditionsbrings theirownchallenges,but racingatnightalsoups theante,</p><p>requiringmorefocusanddeftness.Intechnicalrespects,theresnotmuchTheCrewdoesthatisnt</p><p>notable.WeproceededtomakeourwaydowntotheswampyBayou,beforespendingquiteabit</p><p>oftimeinsunnyMiami.Alongthejourney,wepartookinafewofthe500skillchallengesstrewn</p><p>throughout,comprisedof8kindsofskillgames,earningmedalsandlevellingupasweprogressed.</p><p>Theskillgamesbreakupa longdriveeffectivelyandcanbecomearealdistraction intheirown</p><p>right, being fun and varied.</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 The Crew Preview Racing Across America - GameBasin.com</p><p> 7/7</p><p>Ifyougetcaughtupcompletingskillgames(asIdid)andyourcrewissickofwaitingforyouto</p><p>arriveataracelocation,youcanalwaystacklethemsoloatyourownleisure.Theresneverreally</p><p>any pressure to hurry, however,withmissions launchable from the invite overlay, and their</p><p>locationsable tobeusedas fast travelpoints.Speakingof, theonly issuepresent is the level</p><p>up/completionnoticeelementoftheU.I.,whichpopsupmidscreenwithoutpause,causingyou</p><p>to effectively drive blindly behind it;wewere assured thiswas a temporary implementation.</p><p>Althoughthereisplentycooperationtobehadwithevensomeskillgamesplayableintandem</p><p>PvPandFreeForAllmissionskeepthecompetitiveedgehighamongstfriends.TheCrewcould</p><p>revolutionisedrivinggamesforthefuture;itssocial/multiplayerfunctionalityisnonobtrusiveand</p><p>fluidtoanunprecedentedlevelforagameofthistype,itsscopeisclearlyunmatchedand,most</p><p>importantly,itisimmenselyfun.Wecanhardlywaitformoretimewiththetitle,andhopefora</p><p>solidreleasedatewithinQ3tobeannouncedshortly.</p><p>PC Game CD Keys</p><p>EAGames</p><p>CD</p><p>Key</p><p>http://www.gamebasin.com/publisher/ea.html</p><p> RPGGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/rpggame.html</p><p> ACTGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/actgame.html</p><p> FPSGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/fpsgame.html</p><p> AdventureGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/avggame.html</p><p> RacingGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/racgame.html</p><p> SportGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/sptgame.html</p><p> FTGGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/ftggame.html</p><p> RTSGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/rtsgame.html</p><p> SLGGamesCDKeyhttp://www.gamebasin.com/pcgames/slggame.html</p></li></ul>