Vector Unit are well known for bringing high-octane hydro jet racing to both mobile devices and consoles, with titles like Hydro Thunder Hurricane
for Xbox 360 and Windows 8, and the Riptide GP
series which has seen releases on a variety of mobile platform as well as most recently Riptide GP2
on Xbox One.
Vector Unit's next project Riptide GP: Renegade
will be the first game in the racing series that is designed especially for modern consoles and as such is being developed from the ground up. The power of the new consoles will allow the developer to deliver “breathtaking dynamic water physics” and “splash-tastic spray effects” all in 1080p and 60fps throughout the game's deep career mode and in both split screen and online multiplayer.
Next Gen Water Racing - Vector Unit’s first game since Hydro Thunder Hurricane to be designed from the ground up for modern consoles, RGP:R sets the bar for dynamic water racing, with breathtaking dynamic water physics, splash-tastic spray effects, and more!
Thrill-Ride Environments - Evade police boats and drones while you blast through vast interactive race environments packed with interactive elements, secret shortcuts, and animated obstacles.
Deep Career Mode - Battle your way through a variety of race types and boss fights to reach the top of the underground hydro jet racing circuit. Earn XP and cash to upgrade and customize your hydro jet, unlock new stunts, and increase your rider's performance.
Online and Split Screen Multiplayer - Compete online against the best players around the world – or against your pals in split screen local multiplayer matches (with a mix of human and AI racers).
Futuristic Customizable Vehicles - Collect and upgrade a garage full of blistering fast hydro jets that transform while you ride them. Win money to upgrade and customize the stats, colors, decals and numbers.
1080p / 60fps - Silky smooth, blisteringly fast racing action – even in split screen!
Vector Unit has released a short teaser trailer and a set of screenshots that show off the title's action packed racing and the aforementioned "splash-tastic" spray effects.
Riptide GP: Renegade
will be making waves on Xbox One in early 2016.