Yorg

Yorg (Yorg's an Open Racing Game) is a free open source racing game developed by Ya2 using Panda3D for Windows, OSX and Linux.

Design elements

  • third person visual perspective;
  • arcade-style;
  • 8 different drivers;
  • 8 different cars;
  • 7 different tracks;
  • AI;
  • power-ups;
  • weapons;
  • championships;
  • multiplayer;
  • local multiplayer (planned for release 0.11);
  • joypad support (planned for release 0.11).

Yorg is FLOSS: the code of the game is released under GPLv3. Ya2's art assets are released under CC BY-SA. Project's source are here. Several art assets are here.

Quotes

"Yorg is a very fun racing game in the style of MicroMachines, and we recommend all of you to try without further delay." (Jugando En Linux)

"I think they've got a great start here and it could really turn into something awesome if they keep on developing it." (GamingOnLinux)

"Yorg is already giving a lot of fun right now. The tracks are quite substantial, varied and challenging." (LinuxCommunity)

"It all looks very well made; anyone looking for some arcady action racing should give this a try!" (Free Game News)

"The whole reminds a bit the recently released Micro Machines World Series." (Holarse)

Download

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From IndieDB:

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Presskit

You can find Yorg's presskit here.

More info

Note: disable shaders and reduce cars' number in order to play on slower machines.

System requirements: 2 GB RAM, 1 GB HD.

We apply Continuous Delivery in our development. This means that you can play a new build of the game as soon as we do anything. Look at here to pick a development/unstable build.

Yorg is developed by using several tools: Panda 3D, Blender, The Gimp, Python and Bullet.

The development team is currently composed of Flavio Calva and Luca Quartero. Moreover, Jay Bachelor is a precious collaborator (more info here).

Yorg's Press

"For those who love their arcade-style racing games Yorg is actually quite amusing." (GamingOnLinux)

"If you haven't played this fun game yet you ought to give it a try!" (Free Game News)

"As you can see, the amount of changes and additions is significant." (Jugando En Linux)

"Free racing game Yorg with multiplayer support." (Pro-Linux)

"But undoubtedly the most remarkable is the inclusion for the first time of a multiplayer mode." (Jugando En Linux)

"With the right amount of polish it could end up being a really fine racer." (GamingOnLinux)

"Yorg is a very fun racing game in the style of MicroMachines, and we recommend all of you to try without further delay." (Jugando En Linux)

"I think they've got a great start here and it could really turn into something awesome if they keep on developing it." (GamingOnLinux)

"Yorg is already giving a lot of fun right now. The tracks are quite substantial, varied and challenging." (LinuxCommunity)

"This new release includes important changes that improve the playable experience to a great extent and also several new features." (Jugando En Linux)

"It all looks very well made; anyone looking for some arcady action racing should give this a try!" (Free Game News)

"This arcade fun is the one that offers us this title." (Jugando En Linux)

"The game caught a lot of attention among our readers." (Interview with Flavio Calva from Ya2, Jugando En Linux)

"The whole reminds a bit the recently released Micro Machines World Series." (Holarse)