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Dirt: Showdown – Review

Historically, the Dirt series of rally games have offered a cornucopia of all things racing-while-moving-sideways-at-high-speed in a semi-sim fashion. They were the mud-spattered crash-helmet of the racing scene, encompassing every discipline from straight up timed runs, to buggy-wrecking Landrush and Rallycross events. You came to expect some degree of credibility from a series once named after the world-class rally driver Colin McRae, and for the most part, it was some of gaming’s most solid racing. Then, Dirt: Showdown lumbers into view. Carrying a can of Monster Energy Drink in one hand, and sporting overall-skids that are an eye-twisting confab of…