Created by Gameloft, Asphalt 8 is a racing game. With this game, the entire category of racing games for Android has been taken to a whole new level. The perfect combination of brand new physics engine along with intense aerial stunts makes this a fun game. There is 47 high end as well as high performance cars in this game, 80 percent of which are entirely new. Some of these imminent car manufacturers are Audi, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Ferrari and Pagani Zonda among others.
For giving that realistic motor audio immersion effect, there are new motor sounds in this game. It is now possible to perform 360 degree jumps and barrel rolls as well. The additional air stunts make this game more interesting. Apart from this, there are 9 exclusive racing locations as well. These include France, Venice, Iceland, Nevada Desert and others. There is also thrill due to the hidden shortcuts that come in this racing game.
All the above mentioned tracks are available in Career mode as well. Though earlier made for Android devices, Asphalt 8 is now available for PC as well. Scroll down to see how to download and install Bluestacks or Andy app player in order to play this game on PC. If you have windows 8 PC then you can directly download Asphalt 8 from Windows Store or click here.
Features of the Game
Simply by the name we can definitely make it out that the new game Asphalt 8: Airborne is actually the successor to Gameloft’s undeniably huge popular game, Asphalt 7: Heat. Similar to its predecessor it promises you to engage yourself to a rich and thrilling experience of racing on your system with some more added twists and turns.
Just by noticing the name of the game we get a clear idea that the important change in technique of this that it bears when compared to its predecessor is its ability to perform tricks in the air. Some of the techniques it includes Barrel Rolls or Flat Spin and so on. Above all you even get rewards for all the tricks that you perform in the air. You can say a bit of Show off is there in this game which actually adds to your interest.
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Now let’s get some deeper insight into the act of Barrel Rolls. You can perform the Barrel Role technique by simply driving onto one of the ramps among others that are always present on the tracks. You initiate the jump and the gravity as well as the momentum would do the rest for you. Now in some cases you might mess up the landing while you simply mishandle the approach but other than that you can be rest assured that you would have a successful landing. Next comes the art of Flat Spin. If you must know Flat Spins are quite tricky compared to the previous technique. In this case the success of your landing depends on your ability to angle your approach accurately. In this case launch yourself from a ramp while drifting from that point.
The fantastic game called Asphalt 8: Airborne has some excellent graphics quality that is bound to leave you stunned in sheer appreciation of the game. It’s just that you need to upgrade your system with the latest devices so that you can enjoy the features to the maximum.
You can have various modes of the game which includes the World Series i.e, Multiplayer over the internet or a local Wi-Fi race, a quick single player race or again the career mode.
Sometime Bluestacks does not work or install on Windows PC, In order to tackle drawbacks of bluestacks we have another android emulator called as Andy. Andy is one of the simplest and much better android emulator for Windows PC (Mac and Linux version will soon arrive). Follow below steps to download Asphalt on Andy android emulator.
- First goto Andy official website to download Andy on Windows 7, 8 (Click here)
- Click on download and install andy with default settings on your Windows PC.
- Start Andy using icon on desktop, configure options like language, google+ account, etc
- Goto Play Store from menu (same as android device) and Install Asphalt 8 or any game.