The Fast and the Furious (2004 video game)

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The Fast and the Furious (arcade)
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Developer(s) Raw Thrills
Publisher(s)
Distributor(s) Universal Interactive
Designer(s) Eugene Jarvis
Platform(s) Arcade
Release date(s)
  • NA July 28, 2004
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single player
Multiplayer
Cabinet Standard
Sit-down

The Fast and the Furious (Wild Speed in Japan) is an arcade game based on the street racing themed 2001 film of the same name. It was developed and published by Raw Thrills. It can be viewed as a spiritual successor to the Cruis'n series, as they contain many similar elements and were both designed by Eugene Jarvis. The original arcade game was later ported to the Wii under the name Cruis'n, with all elements of the film license removed.

Tracks[edit]

  1. Times Square - A race from the Brooklyn Bridge to Times Square
  2. Race Wars - A race Through the desert streets of Mojave, California
  3. Chinatown - A race Through the Streets and hills of Chinatown, San Francisco
  4. Malibu - A race Through the Beach of Malibu, California
  5. Central Park - A race Through the streets of Central Park, New York
  6. L.A. Ghetto - A race Through the Streets and Ditches of East Los Angeles, California
  7. Golden Gate - A race From The Harbor to the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California
  8. New England - A race Through the Hills of New England
  9. Hollywood - A race From Grauman's Chinese Theatre to the hills in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
  10. S.F. Tour - A race from the Streets to Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco in San Francisco
  11. Chinatown X - A harder Chinatown
  12. Mulholland Drive - The hardest track in the game is in Hollywood

Cars[edit]

Licensed Cars[edit]

Fictional Cars[edit]

The Fast and the Furious: Drift[edit]

In April 19, 2007, The Fast and the Furious: DRIFT is a sequel to The Fast and the Furious and was also developed and published by Raw Thrills. Drift is very much like its predecessor, featuring seven new courses to race on, new cars to drive with, and a new soundtrack. Like its predecessor, it features customizable add-ons to the player's car, like N2O (nitrous oxide), spoilers (for speed), decals, tires (for traction), and engines (for acceleration), and players use the money they've earned from races. Unlike the first game and its spinoff, it has a new status system; the players can view their car and upgrades. New cars include the Ford GT, 2005 Ford Mustang, Dodge Viper, Dodge Challenger, Saleen S7, Mazda RX-8, Mazda RX-7, Pontiac Solstice, 2009 Chevrolet Camaro and 1967 Ford Mustang. Nissan Skyline GT-R and Nissan 350Z were the only cars kept for the game. All other cars from its predecessor were taken out. Like its predecessor, it features a PIN that can save the progress that the player has made throughout the game by typing a code. Ex-Midway legendary sound designer Jon Hey followed his creation of The Fast and the Furious: Super Bikes sound package with the audio development of this game.

Tracks[edit]

  1. Times Square - A race from the Brooklyn Bridge to Times Square
  2. Mojave - Originally Called Race Wars, Mojave is a race Through the desert streets of Mojave, California
  3. Chinatown - A race Through the Streets and hills of Chinatown, San Francisco
  4. Malibu - A race Through the Beach of Malibu, California
  5. Central Park - A race Through the streets of Central Park, New York
  6. L.A. Ghetto - A race Through the Streets and Ditches of East Los Angeles, California
  7. San Francisco - Originally called Golden Gate, San Francisco is a race From The Harbor to the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California
  8. New England - A race Through the Hills of New England
  9. Hollywood - A race From Grauman's Chinese Theatre to the hills in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
  10. S.F. Tour - A race from the Streets to Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco in San Francisco
  11. Chinatown EX - A harder Chinatown
  12. Mulholland Drive - The hardest track in the game is in Hollywood
  13. Shibuya: Highway - A New Japanese track From The Highway to the Airport in Shibuya, Tokyo
  14. Sado: Industrial - A New Japanese track on the industrial harbors of Sado, Niigata
  15. Shinjuku: City - A New Japanese track Through the streets of Shinjuku, Tokyo
  16. Kyoto: Mountains - A New Japanese track in Kyoto, Japan
  17. Takayama: Countryside - A New Japanese track from the highway to a volcano in Takayama, Nagano
  18. Nagano: Temples - One of the hardest Japanese Tracks in Nagano, Nagano, Japan
  19. Drift Tour - The Drift Tour from Shibuya, Tokyo to Nagano, Nagano, Japan

Cars[edit]

Fast and Furious: Super Cars[edit]

In November 30, 2010, Fast and Furious: Super Cars is another sequel to The Fast and the Furious and was also developed and published by Raw Thrills. Super Cars is very much like the last two arcade games, containing the same 18 courses from said games, plus the nine courses from Super Bikes.

Tracks[edit]

  1. Times Square - A race from the Brooklyn Bridge to Times Square
  2. Mojave - Originally Called Race Wars, Mojave is a Race Through the desert streets of Mojave, California
  3. Chinatown - A race Through the Streets and hills of Chinatown, San Francisco
  4. Malibu - A Race Through the Beach of Malibu, California
  5. Central Park - A race Through the streets of Central Park, New York
  6. L.A. Ghetto - A race Through the Streets and Ditches of East Los Angeles, California
  7. San Francisco - Originally called Golden Gate, San Francisco is a race From The Harbor to the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California
  8. New England - A race Through the Hills of New England
  9. Hollywood - A race From Grauman's Chinese Theatre to the hills in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
  10. S.F. Tour - A race from the Streets to Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco in San Francisco
  11. Chinatown EX - A harder Chinatown
  12. Mulholland Drive - The Hardest track in the game is in Hollywood
  13. Shibuya - A New Japanese track From The Highway to the Airport in Shibuya, Tokyo
  14. Sado - A New Japanese track on the industrial harbors of Sado, Niigata
  15. Shinjuku - A New Japanese track Through the streets of Shinjuku, Tokyo
  16. Takayama - A New Japanese track from the highway to a volcano in Takayama, Nagano
  17. Kyoto - A New Japanese track in Kyoto, Japan
  18. Nagano - One of the hardest Japanese tracks in Nagano, Nagano, Japan
  19. Switzerland
  20. Florida
  21. Baja
  22. Hawaii
  23. Sturgis
  24. Shanghai
  25. Chicago
  26. Detroit
  27. Monaco

Cars[edit]

The Fast and the Furious: Super Bikes[edit]

The Fast and the Furious: Super Bikes is a spin-off from The Fast and the Furious, developed and published by Raw Thrills, and released in June 21, 2006.

Gameplay[edit]

Super Bikes is similar in some ways to The Fast and the Furious, but unlike in the first game, players ride on bikes and compete on nine different tracks. Also, unlike the original game, not all stages of the game are set in the United States; some tracks are located in different countries around the world, including China, Switzerland and Monaco.

In the game, players can choose from twelve licensed motorcycles made by leading manufacturers including Moto Guzzi, Kawasaki and Suzuki. Players are able to customize their motorcycles in many ways, by upgrading engines and bike tuning. As in the first game, players can perform various moves, such as helicopter spins and barrel rolls; drifting is also a major element of the game. This is the Torque version of the game.

Ex-Midway legendary sound designer Jon Hey did the audio development of the game.

Tracks[edit]

  1. Switzerland (Easy)
  2. Florida (Easy)
  3. Baja (Easy)
  4. Hawaii (Medium)
  5. Sturgis (Medium)
  6. Shanghai (Medium)
  7. Chicago (Hard)
  8. Detroit (Hard)
  9. Monaco (Hard)
  10. Space Race

Bikes[edit]

Super Bikes 2[edit]

Super Bikes 2 is the sequel to The Fast and the Furious: Super Bikes, but without the Fast and the Furious license. It was developed and published by Raw Thrills, and was released in October 22, 2010. It had almost all of the tracks from the first Super Bikes game, but it added new tracks as well.

Tracks[edit]

  1. Switzerland (Easy)
  2. Florida (Easy)
  3. Baja (Easy)
  4. Hawaii (Medium)
  5. Sturgis (Medium)
  6. Shanghai (Medium)
  7. Chicago (Hard)
  8. Detroit (Hard)
  9. Monaco (Hard)
  10. Space Race 1
  11. Paris
  12. Moab
  13. Spain
  14. Thailand
  15. Yosemite
  16. Africa
  17. Dubai
  18. Himalayas
  19. Las Vegas
  20. Space Race 2

Bikes[edit]

Licensed Bikes[edit]

Fictional Bikes[edit]

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