Relive 35 Years Of Racing Video Games In One Video

Since the advent of video games, racing games have been a popular genre, but it wasn’t until 1983’s Chequered Flag that the actual driving experience was simulated. From then on, racing games split into two camps, with light fare such as Mario Kart for casual gamers and racing sims for those who demanded a realistic driving sim.

Check out the progression of racing sims over the last 35 years in the video below and get blown away by just how far we have come. As someone who hasn’t played a racing sim since the original Gran Turismo (was that really 20 years ago??), I’m seriously considering getting back into video games…