Publisher: Electronic Arts
Ship Date: Fall
Category: Arcade Racing
Platforms: PS2 and Xbox
Grab the wheel and hold on as you battle and takedown the competition
with the most spectacular crashes this side of Hollywood . Seatbelts
Burnout 3 * (*working title) rewrites the rules of the road and is
now driven by a new mantra: Aggressive Racing Required. Racing gamers
and adrenaline junkies are invited to get behind the wheel and experience
unprecedented speed and action. Use your car as a weapon and
battle your way to the front of the pack by taking down rivals and
causing spectacular crashes. Vie for first place or indulge your
thirst for twisted metal and breathtaking crashes. Live dangerously
with a dedicated crash mode that rewards you for creating the most
massive pile-ups ever seen in a videogame. With category defining visuals,
addictive multiplayer gameplay, and over 100 events spanning 40 tracks,
Burnout 3 is a breakneck, adrenaline-fuelled, awe-inspiring racing
Risk & Reward: Earn boost by taking
risks and battling with your competitors - through oncoming traffic,
near-misses, tail-gating, getting air and drifting. Grow your boost
bar by taking down your competitorsâ€”put them in a wall, into traffic,
or pile them into the back of an 18 wheel semi truck.
Crash Mode: Cause wanton destruction
in a game mode dedicated to crashing. Gamers are challenged to crash
into (and through) busy intersections, creating carnage, and as much
damage as possible, unlocking new rewards and more features.
Race Modes: Featuring 9 different race
modes including: Single Race, Tournament, Lap Eliminator, Burning Lap,
Road Rage and more.
Multiplayer Modes: Race off modes including:
Quick-line in 8 multiplayer race, Battle Race, Road Rage, and Party
Crash, where 2 to 16 players participate in a pass-the-game-controller
Online Play*: Race online in seven
different modes, featuring up to 6 participants on the PlayStation®2
computer entertainment system, battling through full oncoming traffic.
Online modes include variations of Crash Mode, Single Race, Road Rage
Vehicles: Over 70 cars from 12 different
classes are available. Choose from European exotics, American muscle
cars, mid-size sports sedans, sports cars, compacts, buses, semi trucks,
Locations: With more than 40 different
tracks spanning three continents, players can battle and takedown opponents
across a broad range of conditions and environments, as well as experiencing
dozens of unique crash junctions.
Spectacular crash technology: Burnout
3 features highly sophisticated crash technology that recreates high
speed crashes with extreme detail and allows the player to use their
car as a weapon and take-out rivals, controlling the car even after
* PlayStation 2 online play requires Internet Connection, Network
Adaptor and Memory Card for the PlayStation 2.