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Discussion in 'Other Racing Games' started by supportboss, Oct 16, 2008.

  1. Hi
    I'm looking for people to help test a new racing management game (F1, Indycar, GP2, the lot) which is currently at the beta testing stage.
    It is an online massively multi-player game in which you have to prepare all aspects of your team before then, using a live feed, altering your strategies during practices, trials and races.
    It follows the same system as the official F1 live timing website.
    Anyway the game is still under development and anyone who can help out testing would be gratefully received.
    Click here if you want to lend a hand: http://pitstopboss.co.uk/?ref=http://racedepartment.com/
  2. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    i joined this - JimbobQ but not much time to play atm. :wink:
  3. Artwork from PitStopBoss

  4. Hi to everyone

    Hi everyone,
    Lee Roby, aka Supportboss on PitStopBoss.
    We'd like to welcome all motorsport enthusiasts to check out our game and post your views here. Any questions you have about the game will be answered as speedily as possible and all suggestions you might have will be looked at by the team.

    As we're still in beta testing bug reporting is vital, so anything you find please let us know on the Bug Reports section of the forum.

    Anyway, it's an absolute pleasure to be here and many many thanks to the Racedepartment team for welcoming us and being so helpful!

  5. Ross Balfour

    Ross Balfour
    #99 | Roaring Pipes Maniacs

    Hi Mate. I love the game so far! Keepp us informed of when races start ;)
  6. Great to hear Ross.
    Any news will be posted on this forum to make sure everyone's up to date with the latest developments and changes. Lots of fun ahead!
  7. Bram

    Administrator Staff Premium

    Hi PSB welcome to RD :wave:
  8. Ross Balfour

    Ross Balfour
    #99 | Roaring Pipes Maniacs

    PSB Setup Discussion

    Ok last night I got some tips from 2 very friendly guys and here they are:

    Always save your set-ups even if they are bad because they are a head-start on the opposition at the next time you do that round.

    Look in the track info, they have tips on where to put the sliders on each section eg:

    Front Downforce - Medium

    Also as a first run have your pace at 0% and do 16 laps on the hard tyre. You always get good feedback form the driver.

    If I find any more I will add them to here. Hope this helps :) :bananamario:
  9. This is some of the excellent work by the man behind the design and graphics on our game. You'll spot him on the game as Artboss.
  10. Great advice Ross.
    I actually do my first 7 or 8 runs on 0% pace, you'll get plenty of tips that way.
    I normally manage to get above 90% setup combining the track info and the advice I get from my driver (and subsequently my pitcrew).
  11. Hola Bram, once again thanks for everything :yo:
  12. Gaz

    Steam: GazCBG

    I have joined to garryp
    Look great and look forward to playing it
  13. Tim Ling

    Tim Ling
    It's a million-to-1 chance, but it just might work Premium

    /i signed too as TimL
  14. like it
  15. Please don't forget to let us know about any bugs you see or anything you think might improve the game chaps.
  16. Ok, SirNetel has joined PitsBoss.
    Just tried some practise laps, reminds me a lot to F1 manager I used to play when in high-school, but this looks a lot better and promises a lot of nice features.
    Can't wait to start my own factory :D

    Suggestion: Perhaps a little page where all these usefull tips are gathered? (like Ross's tips and the 'how to drive in wet conditions' page.
  17. You beat me to it, I'm going to link up some Help files right now mate, on the setup forum!
  18. Help Files

    It's good to have a quick read about the basics of the game before getting stuck in so here are some of the ones to look at, best to start with the ones at the top. Don't worry too much about the fourth link onwards until you've had a good look around the game:

    How to play

    Setting up the car

    F.A.Q. (more to come for this)

    How to start racing in seconds

    Race monitor

    Hints and tips for a good time

    Bad weather

    Transfer market tips

  19. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    Welcome :D
  20. Ross Balfour

    Ross Balfour
    #99 | Roaring Pipes Maniacs

    What is your PSB Username?

    Mine is Ross_Balfour (Keepin it simple :D) What are yours?

    We should definitely have a Racedepartment only Cup :) Can you do that PSB guys??