187 Ride or Die is a combat racing game for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Players make use of a vast arsenal to dispatch opponents that get in the way of their mission. The story takes place in a gang war, where the protagonist Buck is hired as a mercenary to take out the opposing gang while on the road.
There are a variety of missions, including Police Escape, Escort, and Car Bomb, and most tasks emphasize the use of vehicle weapons. A number of multiplayer deathmatch modes are also included. When playing multiplayer, racers can compete against each other or work as a team, with one player driving and the other manning the weapons.