Factsheet

Developer:
Shin'en Multimedia GmbH
Based in Munich, Germany

Release date:

  • Dec 10, 2015 (eShop)
  • Sep 30, 2016 (Disc Version - EU / AUS)

Platforms:
Wii U

Website:
fast.shinen.com/neo

Regular Price:

USD$14.99
EUR€14.99
CAD$19.99
GBP£10.99
AUD$22.49

Description

Race through a futuristic sci-fi world at incredible speeds in FAST Racing NEO.

Jump into the driver’s seat of your anti-gravity vehicle and put your skills to the test in high octane competitions. Challenge your friends to local split-screen competitions or take part in online races against players from all around the world.

Features

  • Race anti-gravity vehicles in this lightning-fast arcade racer
  • Zoom through 16 tracks set in canyons, alpine peaks, futuristic cities and much more
  • Master the art of boosting and phase switching to stay ahead of the competition
  • Local splitscreen-multiplayer with up to 4 players
  • Online multiplayer with up to 8 players
  • Overtake the competition at super-smooth 60 frames per second in singleplayer and 2-player splitscreen
  • Unlock the HERO MODE to play with new rules and new challenges!

Supported Controllers

  • Wii U GamePad with optional motion controls
  • Wii U Pro Controller
  • Wii Remote™ (+ Wii Wheel™ optional)
  • Wii Remote™ + Nunchuk™
  • Wii Remote™ + Classic Controller

Available DLC

NEO Future Pack

Release Date: September 30, 2016
Price: $4.99 / 4.99€

  • 8 exciting new race tracks
  • 10 brand-new vehicle profiles
  • 18 new audio tracks
  • 2 new cups


Videos

Teaser YouTube

PAX Trailer YouTube

Nintendo Direct Trailer YouTube

Neo Future Pack DLC Trailer YouTube


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Awards & Recognition

  • "Winner of Wii U eShop Game of the Year Reader Awards 2015" Nintendo Life, 25 December, 2015
  • "Winner of Wii U eShop Game of the Year Staff Awards 2015" Nintendo Life, 25 December, 2015
  • "Bestes Wii U Download-Spiel 2015" Ntower, 12 January, 2016
  • "Winner of Wii U eShop Game of the Year Award (Readers’ picks)" Pure Nintendo, 14 January, 2016
  • "Winner of Wii U eShop Game of the Year Award (Staff picks)" Pure Nintendo, 14 January, 2016
  • "Runner up for Best Racing Game of 2015" Hardcore Gamer, 3 January, 2016


Selected Articles

  • "FAST Racing NEO" looks like it should scratch the itch Nintendo fans might have for a futuristic racer."
    - Seth G. Macy, IGN
  • "FAST Racing NEO is certainly set to be one of the year's biggest Wii U eShop releases."
    - Thomas Whitehead, Nintendo Life
  • "FAST Racing NEO is a racer that recaptures the fast and furious spirit of F-Zero, a series that hasn't had a new installment on a Nintendo platform since 2004."
    - Jose Otero, IGN
  • "Tracks in the game feel far more open than levels in WipEout, with a wider, less forgiving horizon, and an expert feeling of speed and control."
    - Chris Southcott, Techgeek

Monetization Permission

Shin'en Multimedia GmbH allows for the contents of FAST Racing NEO to be published through video broadcasting services for any commercial or non-commercial purposes. Monetization of videos created containing assets from FAST Racing NEO is legally & explicitly allowed by Shin'en Multimedia GmbH.


Behind the scenes Part I
Manfred Linzner talks us through an early car and track - nintendolife.com.

Behind the scenes Part II
Bernhard Wodok on its technology and a surprise DS cameo - nintendolife.com.

Behind the scenes Part III
Martin Sauter talks about creating landscapes for racing - nintendolife.com.


About Shin'en Multimedia GmbH

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Founded in 1999 we at Shin'en aim to provide gamers with the most fun experience possible on any platform we touch. If that gives us a chance to push gaming hardware beyond its limits, even better.

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