Racing games

Racing games are simple in their premise and usually are easy to get into. Players take control of a vehicle and take part in a racing competition. The races are usually based on real-world racing competitions and tournaments, but games of science-fiction set in the futuristic and fantastical settings exist too. The games themselves usually contain different modes and types of races to compete in. The difference between some racing games is very prominent with some of them focussing on simulation and others on a more arcade based style gameplay. Some of racing games are multi-player and some of them a purely based on a single-player experience. With its audience being a vast variety of racing fans, racing video games are on a pathway of becoming one of the most played video game genres.