The follow-up to one of the most fun racing games on Android has finally arrived! That game would be Riptide GP2, and the sequel to the very popular game is now better than ever.
Riptide GP2 comes with a ton of new features that were just a dream on the original. There’s a new stunt system, along with the ability to upgrade your vehicle and a multi-player option as well.
Controls are tighter, graphics sharper and it’s just as easy to pick up as the original. The game is a bit more challenging than the original, but once your pimp your vehicle out, you’ll be blasting by opponents in no time.
Check out the Google Play description below:
Riptide GP2 kicks everything into overdrive, with intense online multi-player races, upgradeable hydro jets and riders, improved graphics, an all-new career mode, and a whole new stunt system with dozens of new tricks!
Featuring rocket-powered hydro jets racing around futuristic tracks across a dynamic and interactive water surface, Riptide GP2 delivers a fast, fun, and visually stunning racing experience.
From Vector Unit, developers of acclaimed racing games Riptide GP, Beach Buggy Blitz, Shine Runner, and Hydro Thunder Hurricane!
• • GAME FEATURES • •
• ONLINE MULTI-PLAYER
• Show off your skills and your custom-tuned hydro jet in 4-way online battles with friends and players around the world!
• ALL NEW CAREER MODE
• Play through Race, Hot Lap, Elimination, and Freestyle events to earn XP and cash that can be used to upgrade your hydro jet, unlock new stunts, and increase your rider’s performance.
• ALL NEW WATERCRAFT
• Collect 9 powerful new hydro jets, and upgrade their performance and colors to gain an edge on your competition.
• ALL NEW STUNT SYSTEM
• Unlock and master 25 outrageous new stunts. Wow the crowd, charge your boost and make your competition eat wake.
• GAME THE WAY YOU WANT
• Seamlessly supports multiple control configurations for tilt, touch-screen, and gamepad play.
• GOOGLE PLAY GAME SERVICES
• Race online, earn achievements and keep your game synced to the cloud with your Google account.
• CUTTING EDGE TECH
• Powered by the all-new Vector Engine 4, Riptide GP2 builds on the original game’s stunning visuals, with extra-detailed HD graphics!
• OPTIMIZED FOR TEGRA 4
• Featuring additional optimizations exclusively for Tegra 4: higher-resolution textures, complex shaders, dynamic lighting, and real-time shadows. As featured in Tegra Zone! Play it on NVIDIA SHIELD!
The game has launched just in time for the NVIDIA Shield, as it’s been optimized for the Tegra 4, giving the user ultra-rich textures, dynamic lighting, and much more. That said, you don’t have to have a Shield to get your race on, as it’s now available in the Google Play Store for $2.99. If you have yet to play the original, you don’t know what you’re missing, but feel free to skip right to this title!
Even if you’re not into racing games, Riptide GP2 will mostly likely change your mind about that. Head over to the Google Play Store to grab it now! You’ll be glad you did!