Friday, November 14, 2014

ACE COMBAT—RIDGE RACER

Two of Namco's most iconic series from the 90's often went hand in hand, each release from one series often containing at least one nod to the other.  Here are some examples...

Ridge Racer Revolution (1995)

In-game ad for ACE COMBAT

Rage Racer (1996)



In-game ad for ACE COMBAT 2

Bonus custom:

Dision's early days
One billboard per track also changes

R4 -Ridge Racer Type 4- (1998)

In-game ad for ACE COMBAT 3 electrosphere


Bonus: ACE COMBAT The Show

Ace Combat Show Best Show
Note: Bonus Disc also had a teaser preview for the game.

Bonus custom:

Ridge Racer V (2000)

Ridge Racer 6/7 (2005/2006)

General Resource Sublimation Trial


Note: GR apparently provides the NOS used in-game; Night Raven decals on cars.