Developer: Studio 33
Release Date: 3/30/2004
As a flagship launch-title; the original Destruction Derby was a powerful demonstration of PlayStation gaming values. Liberating; cathartic and (for its time!) brutally realistic; it freed gamers from the restrictions associated with traditional driving games. Subsequent sequels performed well and added numerous features; total Destruction Derby sales now total 3 million +!! However by the third incarnation it became clear that the limitations of the PSX were restricting the improvement of the franchises basic game proposition.
The move to the PS2 promises to reinvigorate this much-loved series: the improved graphics and game engine made available on the next-generation platform restore the realism and therefore the satisfaction of destruction racing.
The series basic enjoyable premise remains the same … take control of a fully destructible car and throw it around a series of tracks and bowls. With each collision earning crucial turbo boo
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