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Burnout Paradise is 7th game in the Burnout series from Criterion Software and was released in 2008.

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Which cars can best land straight?

The cars in Burnout Paradise like to steer in random directions when landing after a jump; the higher the fall, the harder it is to continue going straight. Which cars are the most stable, and are ...
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Is there a way to drive the Marked Man opponents' version of the Hunter Civilian?

The computer drivers who try to crash the player in Marked Man events seem to drive a black, modified version of the Hunter Civilian (which is the Burning Route version of the Hunter Citizen police ...
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Resize Steam Overlay

When opening a shortcut to Burnout Paradise from the Steam Big-Picture Mode, the size of the overlay is inconsistent. Is there a way to set it to be a consistent size so it will always be small and ...
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How do I boost start?

My cars start races with no wheel spin, and accelerates very slowly. The enemy cars always dash ahead and I'm left in last place, until I manage to catch up. Is this expected, or can I somehow boost ...
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How aggressively am I being cheated on?

Racing games have long been celebrated[citation needed] for their unmatched ability to keep two completely different sets of rules and physics in mind: One set for the player, one set for the computer....
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What are the locations of the junkyards?

I have been driving around for what seems like hours and found quite a large portion of... well, everything: Specifically though, I am missing the location of one junkyard. What are the locations of ...
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How do I power park?

I've seen achievements, statistics and even the in game radio host mention "Power Parking", but nowhere have I actually found instructions on how do it. I have found carparks, and have launched myself ...
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Who is the voice of DJ Atomika in Burnout Paradise?

I can't tell if the voice of DJ Atomika is familiar, or I've been playing this game so long his voice has become instantly recognizable. Who supplies the voice for DJ Atomika?
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How to play Burnout Paradise on two screens without "unifying" the desktop?

I have two screens and use them heavily for work; I absolutely require the ability to maximize an application to take just one screen. Burnout Paradise has a dual-screen mode which works fine if I "...
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Is there a map of all the points at which it's possible to get onto Interstate 88?

I often wonder if I am missing some convenient locations at which I could get onto the I-88 in Burnout Paradise. The Burnopedia does not appear to attempt to list all such locations. Has anyone seen ...
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What route did you use to earn the Stunt Superstar award in Burnout Paradise?

The Stunt Superstar Paradise Award in Burnout Paradise requires you to get a x40 multiplier in a stunt run. I'm looking for suggestions from those who've gotten it. Which stunt run did you use and ...
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Burnout Paradise addons for PC

I'm thinking about buying Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box on Steam. I also want the addons to the game, such as Big Surf Island and Cops and Robbers. Are they available for PC or only for consoles? ...
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How do I get Burnout Paradise's "Boosting Around the World" in-game achievement?

I'm having a having a hard time getting the x20 boost chain for the Boosting Around the World in-game achievement in Burnout Paradise. I've tried boosting while drifting in circles. I've tried ...
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Burnout Paradise: constant crashing on Vista & Windows 7

I know this has little to do with gaming, but more to do with lack of gaming. On both my Vista PC as my Windows 7 laptop, Burnout Paradise crashes 9 times out of 10 just a few frames after going in-...
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Custom music in Burnout Paradise

Is it possible to play custom music in Burnout Paradise ? If so, how can I put music from my computer on the XBox and play it in the game (I've grown tired of the built-in soundtrack)
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Is it possible to save a replay in Burnout Paradise?

Burnout Paradise is very spectacular and sometimes after some crazy jump or incident I would like to save a replay of the action. Is it possible to save a replay in Burnout Paradise?
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Do Super Jumps count toward your total when in a race?

In Burnout Paradise, there are several progressions you can make in the game, such as smashing through shortcuts, finding super jumps, and driving through certain billboards. When you perform these ...
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How do I setup multiple monitors in Burnout Paradise?

I have two monitors and I want to set up Burnout Paradise to use both of them. When I specified in the game options to use two monitors, instead of spanning across both it put both displays on a ...
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Turning off bloom in Burnout Paradise

I am running Burnout Paradise on a laptop with a Core 2 Duo processor and an Intel X3100 GMA integrated graphics card. With all the settings in the menus turned down to minimum, the game is actually ...
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