Developer and publisher Three Fields Entertainment have announced that their PS4 game “Danger Zone” will be coming to Xbox on October 5th.
The game involves driving vehicles at high speeds into various traffic situations to cause as much damage as possible. It is directly inspired by the Crash mode in the various Burnout games developed by Criterion Games, which the founders of Three Fields had been a part of prior to founding their own studio.
The player takes control of a car situated in a virtual crash test facility, where one of about twenty scenarios are available, featuring parked or moving vehicles and other obstacles. The player’s goal is to score as many points by driving their car into the scenarios (the “First Impact”), creating chain reactions of collisions. If the First Impact causes enough damage, they can then trigger a “SmashBreaker” (similarly to Burnout’s “CrashBreaker”) that causes their vehicle to explode, creating additional chain reactions for damage. Points are awarded based on the degree of damage done, including special points for unique targets and other scenario-specific goals. Players compete through online leaderboards to obtain the best score.
Expect to see a TiX thursday night stream coming to you soon!