Project CARS

Game review by Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Authentic track racer requires precise driving skills.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 14+

A fantastic game with a heavy learning curve

I am not a parent but, having multiple nephews I learned this game is not intended for kids at all. The game is hard to play and takes some learning ad not to mention it is a much better game with a FBB racing wheel which is not cheap so I personally see kids younger than the 14ish mark getting annoyed and quitting.

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age 10+

Project Cars

Not a childs game. Very difficult at first but the learning curve is quite quick. I'd like to say that I am a car game purist I like speed beautiful graphics and realism. This game ticks the boxes. The graphics are amazing although the rain can be annoying as it has a hitting glass effect in third person. Ok in the car but no window wipers when outside. The good news is you can stop this in settings. Also the sunlight effects can be dazzling and there aren't any sun shades. You can change it in settings. The game feels fast. Seat of your pants hold on for dear life fast and thats great. The handling all round is good but I have to say the least realistic part of this game. Most of the cars have the same characteristics. Too fast into a corner and the cat slides out try to correct and the car pitches violently in the opposite direction and you are off the track. Not very forgiving. A couple of cars handle better like the Renault Meganne and the Mclaren but generally all the cars have the same feel. Hopefully they are constantly tweaking and developing this.. This game won't be for everyone but what I will say is, all round this is the best car game I've played to date. If you are up for a challenge don't miss it!!

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