Ridge Racer Unbounded gets GamesCom gameplay

Five minutes of footage from the show floor

Buckle up race fans, we've got five minutes of Ridge Racer Unbounded gameplay footage straight from the show floor at GamesCom 2011.

Developer BugBear has assured fans of arcade racing that it won't make the same mistakes as previous titles in the genre such as Blur and Split/Second.

Both games stalled soon after leaving the starting line, leaving many to question the health of the arcade racing genre in recent times.

We'll let you watch the weighty wedge of off-screen gameplay footage below to decide how it's looking so far:

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