UPCOMING NASCAR VIDEO GAMES

 Several sources have confirmed that Activision has acquired sole license to produce NASCAR video games (goodbye Reverse Madden Curse). Beginning next year with NASCAR 11, the first dedicated NASCAR racing sim in two years, Activision will roll out a series of video games integrating America's favorite motorsport into Activision's video game franchises.Activision has a slew of hot, new games combining the best of NASCAR with exciting, classic franchises. These title ...

//more

EVOLUTION OF NASCAR VIDEO GAMES

 I was really excited when Days of Thunder on NES hit the stores in 1990.  The only previous NASCAR title had been Richard Petty's Talladega for the Atari XL and Commodore 64, which was OK as long as you didn't mind waiting several hours for the game to load. Anyway, I ran out and paid the ridiculous price of $64.97 for Days of Thunder as soon as the first copy hit the shelf.  Keep in mind that $64.97 was a lot of money in 1990, especially for a broke-ass college student making $3 ...

//more