The following is a list of notable fan projects from the Acceleracers community.

History

Fan-made Acceleracers stories have dated as far back as July 27, 2005, with Acceleracers: The Third Wheel by Wolf of the Shadows on Fanfiction.net. It was written during the release of the movies, last updating one month before the release of The Ultimate Race.

Today, many fan projects are still being created. Due to the small community, many projects are cancelled or abandoned due to burnout, lack of team members, or budgetary constraints.

Fan films

  • Acceleracers: The Gift of Wisdom was a fan film announced on May 6, 2016, slated for a summer 2018 release.[1] It was created by Tyler Hammer. On March 21st, 2017, he cancelled the project as he felt The Edge was already a good enough continuation. He moved on to work on ONE, An Acceleracers Story.[2]
  • Hot Wheels: Rebirth of Acceleracers is a work-in-progress Portuguese Acceleracers fan series. It aims to retell the story of all 5 movies with a new script. A 3D animated teaser was released on August 29th, 2017.[3] The project was abandoned due to lack of experience but in March of 2021, the animator announced their return to the project citing reinvigorated interest.[4] The channel uploaded a new test render on April 4, 2021.[5]
  • Hot Wheels Acceleracers 5 Fan Made: The fan film was announced on February 16, 2021, being carried out by fans from different Spanish speaking countries with a request for global participation. As of April 7, 2021, there are only two YouTube videos about the project in Spanish.[6]

Fan fiction

  • Acceleracers V: War Zone is a fanfiction written by Mercenary Without Burdens and continues the story of Acceleracers after The Ultimate Race. It was first published on February 12, 2018 and is ongoing with more than 30 chapters being written.
  • Acceleracers 5: The Finish Line is a fan written script written by Thomas Tremblay, in the style of a screenplay. The first episode was published on July 25, 2019.[7] The second episode was published on December 20, 2019.[8] The third episode was published on July 15, 2020.[9] There are no plans to turn the script into a film.
  • AcceleRacers: Last Sacrifice is a fan fiction written by Jungle_Penguins and was published in July 27, 2019. It continues the Acceleracers story, incorporating elements from the patents, and has almost 6,000 words.
  • The Talk is a short fanfiction written by HaloFin17, published January 14, 2009. It takes place directly after the ending of The Ultimate Race, featuring a conversation between Vert and his father. It is one of the earliest and most well known fan fictions in the community.

Fan comics

  • AcceleRacers: The Edge is an upcoming comic project[10] by Realm 3516 and will continue the story of Acceleracers. It entered a hiatus along with ONE.[11] The Facebook page launched in October of 2013 and it has gained over 2,300 followers.[12]
  • AcceleRacers ONE is an upcoming fan comic that explores the origins of the Accelerons, worked on by Tyler Hammer and with Chris Takada doing the visuals. It takes place after The Edge. Pre-production began in 2016 and principal production began in January of 2017.[13] It entered a hiatus along with The Edge.[11] The Facebook page has 330 followers.[14]
  • Acceleracers: Drive to Survive was a fan comic created by Josue David Peralta, a.k.a. Fast-Fish, and takes place 3 years after the events of Acceleracers, with updated designs and new characters.[15] It only had one book published on DeviantArt, and was left abandoned in 2016.[16] Multiple concept art was released of the characters and locations.[17] It was planned to have a sequel series titled Hot Wheels: Rumblers.[18] As of July 18, 2020, Fast-Fish has over 40.2k views on his DeviantArt page.[19]
  • Acceleracers: The Endless Realm is a fan comic concept created by ValkenVugen, announced on July 24, 2019.[20] It's a side story, coinciding with the events of Acceleracers. It has yet to enter the production stage, with only a concept page being released.[21] The comic was cancelled indefinitely on September 5, 2019, due to ValkenVugen's computer being in disrepair.[22]
  • Dave's 1 World was an AcceleRacers crossover fan comic created by PowerStroke3 on DeviantArt, notable for being the first of its kind. It followed new characters and crossovered with Cars, Loonatics Unleashed, and more. The comic at some point was ultimately deleted from his DeviantArt page, in favor of a reboot comic in 2019 with 40 chapters being planned.[23] The reboot began on November 16, 2019, and is currently ongoing.[24]

Fan games

  • Acceleracers Game was a fan game by Rjiig 123 which began development in 2018. It was cancelled after the team got burnt out,[25] but the cancellation video was turned private.[26]
  • Realm Racers is an upcoming brazilian AcceleRacers fangame, with several updates being posted on the Never Rain Studios YouTube page. Formerly posted on the O Radikau channel.[27]
  • Ignition is a fan game being developed by player1unknown and his team in the ROBLOX game engine, currently in the Pre-Alpha development stage. 3 tracks out of the 32 planned are available, with 4 out of 35+ cars.
  • Project Nitrox² is a fan game that is free to play for PC, Console, & Mobile. The developers are smurfyo64 and his team within the ROBLOX game engine. 38 out of 40+ cars are done, and 11 out of 29 planned realms are available.
  • Acceleracers Fan Game is a game created by YouTube user Zabuza, with the first gameplay trailer being uploaded on January 1, 2019.[28]
  • Project Acceleracer is an open-source game created by YouTube user TheCatPlaysGamez and his team within the Unreal engine. It contains 42+ cars and has 15+ completed realms, with the first video being uploaded on April 23, 2020.

Mods

The following are mods for existing games that allow you to play Acceleracers vehicles and tracks.

Miscellaneous

  • A large amount of fan-made artwork can been viewed on DeviantArt. Some of the earliest works go as far back as September of 2005.[37]
  • This wiki’s Twitter account retweets fan content along with community spotlights on a regular basis.

See Also

References

  1. Acceleracers: The Gift of Wisdom | Roads Never End | Hype Teaser on YouTube
  2. Acceleracers 5: The Gift of Wisdom Facebook Posts
  3. Novo Acceleracers? on YouTube
  4. (Rough translation) “right at the beginning, it ended up that I had to put the project in the fridge for a long time, for reasons of force majeure and mainly because I didn’t master the necessary knowledge to put the project forward, now I’m almost ready to start thinking about the project” - F.A.Q in description of https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlBg723dWYE
  5. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlBg723dWYE
  6. Hot Wheels Acceleracers 5 Fan Made; Data Videos https://youtu.be/sk8Plb7YiFU https://youtu.be/UoRkMRsYsII
  7. AcceleRacers 5 The Finish Line Fan-Script Trailer on YouTube
  8. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V46ZngfOSzU&t=0s
  9. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bU4blwD569w&t=0s
  10. The Comic - Realm 3516
  11. 11.0 11.1 Jungle_Penguins on Reddit
  12. Acceleracers: The Edge Community Facebook Page
  13. Discover ONE - Acceleracers ONE Project
  14. ONE: An AcceleRacers Story - Facebook
  15. Backcover by Fast-Fish on DeviantArt
  16. Acceleracers: Drive to Survive Book 1
  17. Fast-Fish's DeviantArt Gallery
  18. Hotwheels Rumbers- HWA saga/spinoff series by Fast-Fish on DeviantArt
  19. Fast-Fish on DeviantArt
  20. ValkenVugen Endless Realm Announcement on Twitter
  21. The Endless Realm Concept Page on by ValkenVugen on DeviantArt
  22. https://twitter.com/ValkenVugen/status/1169777630494830595?s=20
  23. Dave's 1 World Chapter 1 Cover by PowerStroke3 on DeviantArt
  24. https://www.deviantart.com/powerstroke3/art/Dave-s-1-World-Chapter-1-Page-1-820541159
  25. Acceleracers fan game got cancelled by rjiig123 on Reddit
  26. Acceleracers Game Cancellation by Rijiig 123
  27. O Radikau YouTube Channel
  28. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUz0da_z7M4
  29. Distance Acceleracers Tracks Collection on the Steam Workshop
  30. Mania Park - Battle Spec
  31. Skin Showcase: Hot Wheels - Chicane by Thorh62 TM! on YouTube
  32. NicolasDavila | DeviantArt
  33. Steam Workshop :: [simfphys] Hot Wheels World Race
  34. Dashie010203's Garry's Mod Art Gallery
  35. Acceleracers / Highway 35 Megathread on the Forza Subreddit
  36. Steam Workshop :: Hotwheels Acceleracers Collectible Card Game
  37. https://www.deviantart.com/rakiekeig/art/Acceleracers-Wylde-and-Statyck-23370671


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