Days of Thunder: Arcade is Coming to XBLA

By Tyler Christensen

December 9, 2010

Paramount Digital Entertainment and Piranha Games are teaming up together to bring fans of Days of Thunder together for its 20th anniversary by offering Days of Thunder: Arcade as an Xbox Live Arcade title.

“This year marks the 20th anniversary of ‘Days of Thunder,’ and the film continues to be one of the most popular racing movies of all time,” said John Kavanagh, Senior Vice President of Paramount Digital Entertainment. “What better way to celebrate the film’s enduring impact on racing in popular culture than by putting its iconic drivers, Cole Trickle, Rowdy Burns and Russ Wheeler behind the wheel again in Days of Thunder: Arcade.”

Featuring road tracks for both single and multiplayer challenges, allowing players to race outside the speedway for added challenges variations in turning and car control. Compete with up to 12 players online and play in four different game modes (Quick Race, Time Trial, Career and Derby Mode). Days of Thunder: Arcade will be available this winter on an Xbox console near you. In the meantime, take a look after the break for screenshots.

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