Baja: Edge of Control

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Baja: Edge of Control
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Developer(s) 2XL Games
Publisher(s) THQ
Platform(s) PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Release date(s)
  • NA September 22, 2008
  • EU September 26, 2008
Genre(s) Arcade Off Road Racing
Mode(s) Singleplayer, multiplayer
Distribution DVD, Blu-ray Disc

Baja: Edge of Control is an off road racing videogame developed by 2XL Games for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game gets its name from the real life Baja 1000 off-road race, on which it is based. The game is set on over 95 different tracks, including 3 different Baja 250 courses, 2 Baja 500 courses, and 1 Baja 1000 course. The game was released September 22, 2008 in North America and September 26, 2008 in Europe.

Gameplay[edit]

The game is targeted as an arcade off road racer, very similar to Colin McRae: Dirt and is based on endurance racing across the desert. Multiplayer options include playing other players through Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, System Link and up to 4 player split screen.

Reception[edit]

The game received average ratings from most reviewers averaging out at around 6 or 7 out of 10. However, it's been nominated for the best racing game of 2008 by GameSpot.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Best Of 2008 Genre Awards. Gamespot. 2008-12-24. Event occurs at 1.04. 

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