Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R Video Game Announced


Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R key art

3D Clouds is working on a video game based upon DreamWorks and Universal’s popular Fast & Furious Spy Racers series, which airs on Netflix. Called Rise of SH1FT3R, the racing game features five locales and online multiplayer. Outright Games will publish the game in November for $39.99 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, Google Stadia, and PC.

Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R will have tracks based in Los Angeles, Rio de Janeiro, and the Sahara Desert among other locations. Players can use spy gear to progress through the story mode and online races will go up to six players. The story revolves around the criminal racing gang SH1FT3R as the Spy Racers have to face them. Confirmed characters include Tony Toretto, Echo, Cisco, Layla Gray, and members of the SH1FT3R gang: Shashi Dar, Moray, Rafaela Moreno, and more.

Fast & Furious continues to be a global powerhouse franchise, expanding to include toys and the animated series,” said Jim Molinets, SVP of Production, Universal Games and Digital Platforms. “With Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R, we will offer an authentic experience that combines intense racing and slick gadgets with high-speed action.”

Check out the Fast & Furious Spy Racers: Rise of SH1FT3R announcement trailer below:

Check out a list of key features below:

  • SH1FT3R IS BACK – Race as fan-favorite Spy Racers characters, including Tony Toretto, Echo, Cisco, Layla Gray, or even race as the notorious SH1FT3R gang during multiplayer mode. Use innovative gadgets to gain the upper hand and tear up the tracks in a globe-trotting tournament in story mode, couch co-op, or online multiplayer.
  • COUCH CO-OP AND MULTIPLAYER – The Spy Racers must show the whole world they’re the fastest, coolest, and most talented racers! Customize vehicles with unlockable skins and race against online opponents, AI-controlled drivers, and friends with couch co-op and online multiplayer.
  • FIGHT TO THE FINISH LINE – It takes more than speed to win this racing challenge. Armed with 15 spy gear weapons inspired by the Netflix original series, the Spy Racers need to blast past rivals to earn victory.

“We’re thrilled to be continuing our partnership with Universal Games and Digital Platforms to bring Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R to consoles and PC this year,” said Terry Malham, CEO of Outright Games. “We’re huge fans of the series and how it builds on the incredible legacy of the film saga and brings amazing characters and incredible action to a whole new audience. We hope the game can bring the same level of fun and excitement to players, whether they’re playing solo or taking on family and friends in multiplayer.”

Check out screenshots of Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R in the gallery below: