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WRC 4 FIA World Rally Championship
Colin McYay
by Peter Willington 1/11/2013
Product: WRC 4 FIA World Rally Championship
Developer: Milestone
Publisher: Bigben Interactive
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Racing, Simulation
Players: 1
Networking: wireless (network)
Version: Europe
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I haven't taken to any rally game I've played since Colin McRae Rally 2.0 on the original PlayStation.

All the ones I've played - including sequels in the Colin McRae franchise - have been adequate and accurate representations of the sport, but they've never quite captured the essential spirit of a rally game: the tightrope walk of control and chaos

WRC 4 captures that feeling superbly, and in doing so is an exciting and uniquely tense racer, making for another strong addition to the Vita's catalogue.

The edge

If you're new to the world of rally sport then all you need to know is that a bunch of very brave and/or foolish people drive cars through mud, dirt, sand, snow, and more in an effort to get from point A to point B in as short a time as possible. ...
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Rally done right: WRC 4 is an excellent racing game and should be a instant buy for any self-respecting Vita owner with a thing for speed
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 9
Value: 8
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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