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Game:
Tour De France 2014
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Genre:
Sports
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N/A
Release Date (US):
June 25th, 2014
Release Date (UK):
June 25th, 2014
Players:
Online Players:
N/A
Developers:
Focus Home Interactive
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Summary

Lacks polish with lack of collision detection being the most obvious flaw, but Tour De France 2014 has hidden strategic depths that may appeal to fans of the world's most prestigious cycling race.

We like

  • Lots of thought gone into control scheme and ideas to prevent long bouts of cycling getting too stale. Plenty of tactics available that mimic the real-world event.
  • A visual upgrade from last year. Good cyclist models and nice scenery.
  • New Pro Mode adds extra value.

We dislike

  • 70-80 percent of each race consists of slow-paced pedaling for miles and miles. Boring.
  • Having the ability to switch between riders, and therefore cheat, seems a ridiculous concept.
  • Robotic animation and looping audio from bystanders.

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If you thought competing in Le Tour De France, the world’s most famous cycling race, was just about looking good in lycra, peddling as fast as you can, and soaking up the beautiful European scenery, you’d be totally wrong. Competitive cycling is a tactical sport and Focus Home Interactive and Cyanide Studios’ Tour De France 2014 mimics that real-world event with a game that is much more challenging and in-dep...

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