Infogrames have announced that MicroMachines are to return, on the Xbox and PlayStation 2.


Using the extra power of current consoles, Infogrames are completly updating the series, by adding new modes, cars and tracks, along with a choice of up to eight characters to select from - each of which will have their own personalities and driving abilities.

Up to four players will be able to compete in minaturised racing, which will take place in full 3D, along with the classic top-down view that the original games featured.

MicroMachines is due for release on the Xbox and PS2 this November.