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Need for Madness is a very mad racing, crashing and stunt performing car game!
It is a fun packet "3D-Cartoon" car game that takes into another dimension where cars can leap high in the air and do awesome stunts!
For the game to work online Java is required. If you do not have Java installed, you can get from Java.com.
If you do not want to or can't install Java, you can download the single player game for free instead, the downloadable versions of the game require no Java installation.
There are two ways to win (to complete a stage):
1- Racing through the stage, completing the number of laps and finishing in 1st place.
2- Wasting and crashing all the other cars in the stage. You crash the other cars by driving into them!
Whether you are racing or wasting, "Power" is an essential part of this game.
"Power" is what makes your car race faster and crash in other cars stronger. Power simply makes your car more powerful in all senses.
The more "Power" you have the more your car will perform better, drive faster, jump higher and dominate more.
=> To get "Power" you will need to perform stunts.
(As you drive "Power" decreases, so you will always need to constantly do stunts to keep your "Power" up.)
Drive and get speed, point to a ramp, hit the ramp, take off into the sky, do your trick, focus on your landing and continue driving.
To perform your stunt, when your car is in the air press [Space Bar] + Keyboard Arrows (more detailed game controls are found in the game).
Notice that in the air:
Backward looping pushes your car higher and upward in the air (takes it up in the air more).
Forward looping pushes your car inward and forwards into the air (forwards faster which helps when racing).
Right side rolling pushes your car towards the right sideways.
Left side rolling pushes your car towards the left sideways.
And you can do combo tricks, like a backward loop + roll. The more spectacular the trick you perform the better power you get in return.
Of course sometimes you may not need to perform a trick, if your power is already high.
But remember in all cases, the better the stunt the more power you get!
While racing you should maintain your power and always focus on clearing the Checkpoints.
You need to pass through all Checkpoints in the track in order to complete a lap.
You can pass through a checkpoint from either side.
When wasting cars, you just drive freely and do stunts to maintain your power.
Find other cars and go for them (crash into them).
To help you find other cars press the [A] key. This will make your Guidance Arrow point to the cars instead of to the race course.
Guidance Arrow will always be pointing to the closest car to you after pressing [A].
When you crash your car, your cars "Damage" increases.
If your damage reaches its maximum your car will be wasted and its game over.
At anytime, to fix your car and reset its damage jump through the Electrified Hoop.
Your car will come out of this Electrified Hoop a new car.
Your car can crash from either colliding with other cars, colliding with obstacles in stage or by landing badly.
To land without inflecting any damage to your car, land your car flat on its wheels.
Every stage follows a completely different concept and style.
Some stages it's all about racing, others its all about wasting/smashing cars, others it's all about doing stunts, others it's all about running away from bully cars and more...
It's up to you to decide what you should do with each stage and how to play it.
Please read the brief game instructions in the game for the game controls.