You may have forgotten about Trackmania and Shootmania, but Ubisoft didn't

Maniaplanet is still a thing. This is probably more news to gamers in the United States than in Europe, but Nadeo and Ubisoft haven’t given up on the shared universe of Maniaplanet games. You may not hear much about the titles stateside, but Nadeo has been chugging along quietly on their “planet” games and the studio is rolling out a major update across the network.

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FWIW, the Giant Bomb crew described Lagoon as the Trackmania Turbo content, but for PC.