Sony's pre-E3 reveals continue with confirmation of MotorStorm: Apocalypse
(a.k.a. "MotorStorm 3
"). Confirming previously leaked details, Apocalypse
takes the franchise to a new urban setting, with a focus on destruction -- not unlike the recently released Split/Second
. Players will be (foolishly!) racing through a city in the middle of an earthquake, driving through collapsing buildings.
"This isn't post-apocalyptic. It's apocalyptic. You are there when it happens. It's survival racing," the PlayStation.Blog
adds. In addition to the new setting, developer Evolution Studios is promising a greater emphasis on online and split-screen multiplayer, offering split-screen team racing in online, 16-player matches.
will be playable at E3 next week. Expect our full hands-on report then.