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What is Wangan racing? This is the newest title in the ten year running arcade driving game series Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune! Challenge high-speed races on stunning urban roads, including the Tokyo Expressway, at speeds of over 300 km/h in your favorite cars.

Who is Koichi Wangan? Koichi Hiramoto (平本 洸一 Hiramoto Koichi?) A hardworking man in the Green Auto Shop for 15 years who often races on the Wangan with his friend Harada until one day, the two encountered Reina’s gray GT-R (white in the anime) which makes Hiramoto decide to get his own, despite his promise to his pregnant wife Megumi that …

What platform is Wangan Midnight on? Wangan Midnight (湾岸ミッドナイト, Wangan middonaito) is a racing game developed by Genki for the PlayStation 3.

Is Wangan Midnight part of Initial D? The last pre-launch live stream for Initial D The Arcade revealed a surprising collaboration with Wangan Midnight. While the two Japanese racing manga series have have competing arcade games, this marks the first time ever a collaboration will be held between the two franchises.

What is Wangan racing? – Related Questions

 

How many Wangan Midnight movies are there?

Wangan Midnight (湾岸MidNight), 1991. Wangan Midnight II (湾岸ミッドナイトII), 1993. Wangan Midnight III (湾岸ミッドナイトIII), 1993. Wangan Midnight 4 (湾岸ミッドナイト4), 1993.

What car is Devil Z?

The Devil Z took inspiration from a specific Ferrari Testa Rossa Corsa red Nissan Z-car (from the following generation, the S130, as opposed to Wangan Midnight’s S30) of Mid Night Racing Team fame.

Why is it called Devil Z?

The story follows a young man, his friends, and his cursed Datsun 240Z as he creates his legend on the Wangan. His car earned the nickname, “the Devil Z,” because it killed its previous owner in a crash.

Is Wangan Midnight finished?

The Wangan Midnight comic book series ended with issue #42 but it has been followed with a brand new arc called Wangan Midnight C1 Runner (湾岸ミッドナイト C1ランナー).

Is Wangan Midnight a good anime?

Overall it’s a good show, but i recommend playing the games or reading the manga for further details and enjoyement. The reason why as to Wangan Midnight having so little episodes is because Genki didn’t have much money at the time to fund the rest of the anime, so they had to go for a one shot.

Is Wangan Midnight based on a true story?

The Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune and Tokyo Xtreme Racer video game series are inspired depictions of the street racing conducted by the team. Although members were sworn to secrecy, some people speculate that many of the members were famous tuners.

What does Wangan mean?

wangan (plural wangans) (US, Maine, lumber trade) A boat for conveying provisions, tools, and so forth. quotations ▼ (US, Maine, lumber trade) Any location or cache of equipment, such as a camp, building, or chest of supplies or tools.

What Z was in Wangan Midnight?

The S30Z in the anime/manga is also known as the Devil Z, which is car used by the main character Akio Asakura in the Wangan Midnight Series. Akio’s Devil Z also appeared in Pixel Car Racer. Jun Kitami used to own an Grand Prix orange number 76 S30Z race car, but it is unknown what happened to it.

Was the Midnight Club real?

The Midnight Club series was inspired by the real life Japanese street racing group (hashiriya), known as the Mid Night Club, that hosted illegal street races on the Bayshore Route (known natively as the Wangan) of the Shuto Expressway in the Greater Tokyo Area.

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