7th September 2009 - Activision today released a new trailer and some screenshots for their upcoming racer, BLUR. Blur is the ultimate Powered-up racing experience, dropping you into electrified action with a mass of cars targeting the finish line and battling each other as they trade paint.
Travel the globe from L.A. and San Francisco to Spain, the UK and more to take on the best the streets have to offer. Utilize an arsenal of Power-ups like nitro speed boosts, shock attacks, defensive shields, and landmines to beat your rivals across the finish line. You choose how and when to use your armory of Power-ups for ultimate impact in a race where the outcome is never certain.
Blur’s story unfolds through a unique community-based social network interface that includes 4 player split-screen multiplayer and online multiplayer.
Some of the game's features are:
1. Power-ups: Collect a variety of addictive dynamic Power-ups and use them independently or combo them strategically to take out your opponents.
2. Real Racing: Dramatic collisions, realistic damage, stunning racing environments, real world locations and more than 55 licensed photo-realistic cars from the top manufacturers around the world.
3. Social Network: Unique story-driving social network interface evolves as you compete in different races, make new friends, rivals and fans, and connect with other racers both in game and in real life.
4. Multi-player: Features online multiplayer supporting competitive and cooperative game play for up to 20 racers and 4 player split-screen.