Racing games and RPGs don't always seem like they go together. They should, though.Think about what you have to do to improve racing skills. You have to buy upgrades. You have to learn new skills. You have to master a very specific set of actions in order to move on. It's all the same stuff you'd have to do in an RPG.It's no wonder, then, that there's always been a thriving subset of racing games that embrace … [Read more...] about What About RPG Racing Games?
If you're an RPG enthusiast, you've probably encountered the products of Steve Jackson Games. While you might be very familiar with GURPS, you'd have to be pretty old school to remember another one of its early products.From early 1980s came Car Wars, a game of strategy and automotive combat. A natural descendant of war games and a precursor to many tactical RPGs, this game is one of the true classics of the … [Read more...] about History of Car Wars Games