Hotshot Racing

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Hotshot Racing
Hotshot Racing cover
Developers
Lucky Mountain Games
Sumo Digital
Publishers
Curve Digital
Engines
Sumo Engine
Release dates
Windows September 10, 2020
Reception
Metacritic 71
OpenCritic 75
IGDB 68
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Racing
Vehicles Automobile, Street racing
Art styles Stylized
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Hotshot Racing is a singleplayer and multiplayer third-person racing game.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intros[edit]

Modify game files[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\movie\.
  2. Delete, rename or move logo_summit.mp4 and logo_sumo.mp4.
  3. Go to <path-to-game>\data\UI\.
  4. Delete, rename or move the directory bootlogos.
The screen will stay black until the loading screen.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sumo Digital Ltd\<user-id>\Summit\Config
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/609920/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sumo Digital Ltd\<user-id>\Summit\Profiles
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/609920/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Non 16:9 resolutions stretch the image.[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Camera and animations are locked at 60 fps. Extreme stuttering without external fps limiter. See also Game uses incorrect refresh rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Disable motion blur[edit]

Disable motion blur[citation needed]
  1. Go to configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open options.ini.
  3. Change MotionBlur=1 to MotionBlur=0.

Input[edit]

In-game keyboard remapping menu.
In-game keyboard remapping menu.
In-game controller screen.
In-game controller screen.

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
4 Co-op, Versus
Split-Screen
LAN play
Online play
8 Co-op, Versus
Split Screen

Issues fixed[edit]

Game uses incorrect refresh rate[edit]

The game may default to the lowest supported refresh rate of the monitor.
Override refresh rate with 3Dmigoto[2]
  1. Download the latest release of 3Dmigoto.
  2. Open x64 and copy the files to <path-to-game>.
  3. Open d3dx.ini.
  4. Change ;refresh_rate=60 to desired hertz, and remove the semicolon (e.g. refresh_rate=120).
  5. Change hunting=1 to ;hunting=1 by adding a semicolon.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio Wwise
Interface NoesisGUI

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-4130T 2.9 GHz
AMD FX-6300 3.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 770
AMD Radeon HD 7870
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
Other Broadband Internet connection
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/609920/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (609920) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Bob Page on 2020-09-11
  2. Verified by User:Keith on 2020-11-28