Our good friend Brandon has released his pet project Maximum Voltage Street Racing for BlackBerry. I have not had a chance to see it in action myself but it looks pretty hot. There are demos available at the links below and you can pick it up at Handango for $4.99 if you like.
From the announcement:
Hey guys and gals, after many months of work, and a hideous last 3 days of debugging, testing, and torment, this game finally decided to work as planned. I’m currently setting up OTA purchases, and a new Website but for those who like Device Managers, you can BUY IT by clicking on the image below! (900kb Zip Containing 450kb .jar version and 700kb .cod version)
There are Demo’s available at the following addresses!
This is my first game for the cell phone so show some support please =D.
5 Different Modes of Play – 10 Different Engines – 12 Different Frames – 48 Different Styles of Frames – 7 Different Tires – 4 Ways to Improve your Car – 7 Different PowerUps -5 different Story
Characters – 1 Solid Story!
3360 Different Car Possiblities!
Ample ways to play!
All in a cell phone game? NO WAY!!!
Race: Choose your player, and race against a computer opponent you choose. Play in both Simulation mode and Arcade(Power Up mode).
Story: You are Brent Freburg, a rebelious teen breaking away from the family business and pursuing his true passion, Racing. Follow his story as he infiltrates a well established underground street racing firm, Owned and Run by Brandon Swift and his family. As you win, your popularity goes up. Unfortunately so do your complications. Do you have what it takes to accomplish what no one has ever done? Build your Car. Purchase upgrades. Make the best out of the money you have.
Season Mode: Play as Brent Freburg and create your own story! Start out with 13,000 to build your first car with and Race random opponents until you earn enough to upgrade. Race as many times as you want and find out which car parts and powerups are best for you! Play in both Simulation and Arcade/PowerUp modes.