A downloadable game for Windows

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What is it?

The myth, the legend,.. It is here! The very first Burnin' Rubber! 
See where it all started and how it evolved from one of our first racing games to the series it is now. Are you ready to experience the first Burnin' Rubber ever? You can get this game for FREE by becoming a Hero through our patreon! https://www.patreon.com/xformgames


- 3 Vehicles
- 3 Worlds & 6 Tracks
- 3D graphics, sound and stuff
 - Burnin' Rubber has been upgraded from a webgame to a full standalone title!
- That's about it ;)

Improvements & Fixes

- We went through hell and back and the game is working. Biggest fix ever!
- Most art & sound assets are uncompressed
- Where possible we're using the highest resolution of textures we have, some have been upscaled for proper use on higher resolutions.
- Implemented bloom.
- Support resolutions up to 4k!
- Experimental gamepad controls
- For consistency reasons we have switched the nitro & handbrake buttons around. Sorry BR purists ;)
- Don't forget Control for looking backwards! Press 1, 2, 3 or 4 to look around your car.
- Proper, elegant Win10 fix! - Credits to TOMYSSHADOW aka Anthony Kleine 

Known Issues

The game is very old, running on obsolete technology. However it should work without any major issues, although a random crash might occur. 
You can quit in the main menu, pressing Ctrl + Q during game - or old skool by pressing the window close button.

System requirements

Burnin' Rubbber  should run properly even on older machines (5+ years old). This version does use a bit more video memory due to the some higher resolution menu and world textures. Please note performance will degrade more when running the game in a higher resolution and with more of the experimental advanced features turned on as these are not hardware accelerated. We recommend running the game in 1280x960.


Burnin' Rubber  is 4:3 and runs in a window.  Only experimental fullscreen functionality (Alt+Enter). Best fullscreen result is your native resolution.

Burnin' Rubber  was made with Adobe Director, which has become obsolete over the past few years.  We are trying to keep this game (and our other games) from being forgotten or lost.  The game is fully functional, even on Windows 10.

Please mail for help or any issues to support@xformgames.com

You can get this game for FREE by becoming a Hero through our patreon! https://www.patreon.com/xformgames
You can also follow us at work on twitter @XformGameDev
Like us on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/Xform 
Or watch game footage on http://www.youtube.com/xformgames

Updated 1 day ago
Published 3 days ago
GenreAction, Racing
Tags3D, Retro, rubber, shockwave, Singleplayer


Buy Now$1.99 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $1.99 USD. You will get access to the following files:

burnin-rubber-windows.zip 190 MB
Version 5

Development log


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I’ll just subscribe on patreon because I don’t want to waste my money for single short games only. I’ll be okay if I’ll pay you monthly. I’ll be available when i’ll ask my father, but after subscribing to patreon, I’ve to pay montly, that my father won’t accept.

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Hey Xform, so, did you managed to fix the AI problem people dealt with? Because I got an update about the game’s updates. Please don’t make that mistake, not checking codes, publishing normally, then the AI problems.

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PLease fix This Problem in this game! Game should be difficult, like Opponent performing well turns, crashes into player by the very back end of corner of where it’s, to turn your car very hardly towards backwards.


AI behaviour has been addressed in the latest build

But the cpu should perform well like it did before!


It is the same - there have been no changes to the AI behaviour. Maybe your memory of the game is different than it actually was. It has been a while ;)

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Actually, I was playing webgame of 2007! So, I don’t have this game for now, but I’ll when I my father will buy me. That was the video of AI’s problem. Not only in that youtuber’s car did problem, but I saw standalone’s Gameplay, the AI was also broken in that video, the CPU in Sunshine City was smackin’ & whackin’ through wall. 🙏🏻 fix it! Also I have an ideo to make game difficult: Whenever the Opponent comes towards the corner of the backside of your car, it instantly turns to it, forcing player’s car to face at 360 degrees, MEANING Making your car turn hardly at wrong way! You have to fix it Xform, it’s your game! 🙏🏻 make AI turn its car towards you whenever it comes towards the taillight corner, making player’s car turning backside of the AI car!

It’s not the fault in memory, it really is broken! You’ve to fix it like it was before! This’ your game!

Because that’ve happened to me. The car sometimes either flies/sank under the ground when opponent hits me at the very corner of where taillight’s.

Because when I played webgame, the opponent was crashing me towards the cliff near the finish line, then my car flew, but it didn’t respawned, flying outta’ level, seeing how the shape of the level looks liek!

I loved the older webgame rather than standalone because standalone’s are very buggy during the times!

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Hey xform, do cars flip In this game? Because when I hit computer opponent in Desert Canyon above the bridge, the car flew inside the canyon mountain. then this happened:! The car was upside down when respawned above the bridge, but the it sank under the bridge, & car was straight when sank, but again it flipped & sank, then respawned. Had to take the weird screenshot. Also, when Computer Oppnent’s car at starting on bridge hit me, I flew out of the level, but then respawned. Imean, i flew out really far, I can see the level’s in geoid shape!

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Hey Xform, you know the game’s still on shockwave? If you paste this Burnin’ Rubber Shockwave Preloader link In Internet Explorer 11’s Address bar, you can play this as standalone version, because if you played this on any browser, it’ll download on your computer! Then there’s Unity3dgame’s weblink. Highly recommend having Adobe Shockwave already installed & Microsoft Edge’s Internet Explorer mode. Highly recommend having Adobe Shockwave already installed & Microsoft Edge’s Internet Explorer mode, then click on run control if it asks to run “Shockwave ActiveX Control”. This means that they’ve your game files, even though shockwave removed them from their page, but the files of this game’s still there. & I’m pretty sure it’sn’t out of place.

Would’ve prefered without bloom, but thats fine. Thanks for adding controler support, even I used laptop keys for playing.

You can turn off bloom in the advanced section of the starter. It should be off per default though...

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Hey, can I get it for free if I am subscribed to patreon through hero? Do I’ve to pay per month for patreon subscription?

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I was addicted to Burnin' Rubber as a child! 

I tried out the game, and it was awesome! Also, I subscribed in Patreon!

It was awesome exept the fact that opponent ai is broken. 


To be honest, I thought I was the only one. It gets stuck in the very few seconds of the game, like “WHY WONT WONT YOU TURN DAMN IT”

Hopefully Xform will start fixing bugs in thier games.

Finally :D

:D Did you played back in those days?


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ok i played back in 2013-2016, later, I stopped. Because I didn’t got interest anymore. I even stopped playing burnin’ rubber 4! The reason’s I was not interested anymore, like i stopped playing burnin’ rubber 3, 5HD




omg i can't believe


epic, i want to play it, but i can't buy it, maby some day.

NO, if you want to play & can’t resist, buy it. It’s in-budget game. You should buy it, not someday.