The Hotness
Games|People|Company
The Sparkle 2: Evo
Twilight Struggle
Mount & Blade: Warband
Renowned Explorers: International Society
Batman: Arkham Asylum
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Payday 2
Patchwork
The Battle of Polytopia
Planescape: Torment
System Shock 2
Star Wars: Dark Forces
Galactic Civilizations
Fallout: New Vegas
The Witness (2016)
Unity of Command
The Silent Age
XCOM 2
Card Crawl
Outlast II
Tsuro
Overwatch
Pathfinder Adventures
Civilization VI
Mansions of Madness
Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind
Mass Effect 2
Sonic Adventure
Portal (2007)
Fallout 3
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords
Advance Wars: Dual Strike
Shadow Hearts
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages
HλLF-LIFE²
Baldur's Gate
Tetris (1984)
The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape From Butcher Bay
StarCraft
Diablo II: Lord of Destruction
Star Wars: Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker
Super Metroid
Fallout (1997)
Enclave
California Games
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
Sonic the Hedgehog
Aces of the Deep
Metroid Fusion

R4: Ridge Racer Type 4

Average Rating: 7.23/10
Video Game Rank: 2370
PSP Rank: 128
PlayStation Rank: 140
PlayStation 3 Rank: 506
PlayStation Vita Rank: 84
Information
Primary Name
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4
Alternate Names
Platform
Genre
Theme
Series
Mode
Minimum Players
1
Maximum Players
2
Release Date
1998-12-03
Developer
Publisher
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 77843
Releases
Pg. 1
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4
Nick: 
PSN PSOne Classics edition
Rel Date: 2011-03-08
Publisher: Namco Ltd.
PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PSP
Developer: Namco Ltd.
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E, PEGI: 3+
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
R4: Ridge Racer Type 4
Nick: 
North American PlayStation edition
Rel Date: 1999-05-04
Publisher: Namco Ltd.
PlayStation
Developer: Namco Ltd.
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: ESRB: E
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

"R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 is the fourth game in the Ridge Racer series on the PlayStation. Unlike some of the other titles in the series, this game is made only for a home console, and does not have an arcade machine version. It is the final Ridge Racer series game released in the PlayStation console before Ridge Racer V released exclusively on PlayStation 2. There are 8 tracks and 321 vehicles, all of which are fictional. This iteration was one of the first games on the PlayStation to feature gouraud shading on the polygons, giving the game a visual depth that was previously missing. It was also the first Ridge Racer game on the Sony system to feature a two-player split screen mode, and featured two different driving models.
The main mode of the game is "Grand Prix", where players take on the role of a racing driver new to the game's fictional "Real Racing Roots '99" Grand Prix. The Grand Prix is split into 4 stages - 2 qualifying races, 2 quarter-final races, 3 semi-finals and one Final race on New Year's Eve 1999 - between which the player receives either a new car or an upgrade to their current one, based on their performance in the stage. In order to unlock every one of the cars, the player must race with every racing team and every manufacturer, in every qualifying position possible, hence enhancing the longevity of the game.
R4 featured two models of handling; drift handling was the classic Ridge Racer handling where the player oversteers into the turn to slide the car around the corner, whereas grip handling is more realistic, employing the brake more and not utilising powerslides at all."

Source: Wikipedia, R4: Ridge Racer Type 4 , available under the CC-BY-SA License.

Characters
Pg. 1
No Character Found
More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
Video Game Rank: 2370
PSP Rank: 128
PlayStation Rank: 140
PlayStation 3 Rank: 506
PlayStation Vita Rank: 84
Num Ratings: 14
Average Rating: 7.23
Standard Deviation: 0.92
Num Views: 307
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 4
Users Owning: 22
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 2 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 1
Plays This Month: 0
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
No Items Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.