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New track released!

Team Bugbear News

Holiday season is almost here, and before Santa starts rumbling down the chimney it’s time for a new update for Wreckfest! We’ve been working hard to ensure that you have something new to play with during the holiday season (because we know that’s something you all love to do!), and we’re happy to let you know that the update introduces …

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New update: lawn mowers and ragdolls!

Team Bugbear News

We’re pleased to announce that the latest update to Wreckfest is now available on Steam. There’s something that a lot of you have wanted to see make a return, and as our humble way of saying ‘thank-you’ for all the amazing support we’ve received since the start we’ve included a very special event in this update: lawn mower derby with …

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First real track revealed

Team Bugbear News

As you know, Wreckfest is all about recreating a visceral racing experience in total, and realistic environments play a very important role in that. Since we have come to learn that you cannot really create an authentic race track from the top of your head we involve ourselves in regular field trips to local motorsports avenues. One of these little …

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Wreckfest gets more punch under the hood, update coming soon!

Team Bugbear News

We’re pleased to announce that the next update of Wreckfest is scheduled for this month, and it will mark an important milestone for our game. In the update we will be introducing our completely new tire and suspension simulation model that will provide for a much more immersive driving experience on both tarmac and sand. The update will also feature …

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Week #17 Report

Team Bugbear News

Hello again! This week’s blog is an unconventional one, as we’re not as much talking about what we’re up to as much as we are inviting you to be a part of our decision making process. To be more specific, we’re unsure what to do with the demolition derby aspect of the game. We feel it’s not getting the love that Wreckfest’s racing …

Week #16 Report

Team Bugbear News

Hey there!   This blog post is all about the physics update. In short, we’re still wrestling with it.   We sincerely apologize for the delay – we did correctly estimate how long it would take to make the building blocks to get the first 90% of the update ready, but those final ten percent have proven to be quite …

Week #15 Report

Team Bugbear News

Hello again!   As the launch of our newest build draws nearer (but isn’t yet here, sorry to say), one thing that has been wished of us has been a recap of what all will be in the next iteration of Wreckfest. So, this week’s blog will be a very special Cheesy Clip Show episode, meaning we’ll go over stuff …

Road Rumble, a new game mode for Wreckfest!

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And now, something completely different. Ever since we announced Wreckfest, players have wanted a game mode where they can go crazy. You asked for it, we deliver.   Bugbear proudly presents a new game mode for Wreckfest: ROAD RUMBLE a game mode of automatic weapons and boundless love, steel armor and sweet stunts!   In Road Rumble, players get to …

Weekly Report #13

Team Bugbear News

All right, time for another weekly blog! This week we’ll talk about how we approach designing menus, and how complicated it can get. This is topical, as we’re currently designing brand new menus for Wreckfest, and you’ll get to see them soon enough 🙂   The first step of the process is to recall this mantra: “Form follows function.” This …