This press release
provides details on multiplayer play in GRID
, the upcoming installment in
Codemasters' Race Driver
motorsports series. Here's a
Reflecting the ethos, spirit and attitude of the offline game, GRID
will bring the world of motorsports to life online as Codemasters today
announced that the game's multiplayer content will feature 32 exhilarating
online race events on 80 circuits at 15 intercontinental locations. Featuring up
to 12-player events with incredible full car damage, GRID's online multiplayer
races will see gamers competing in aggressive races on iconic city streets and
famous championship circuits across Europe, the U.S. and Japan.
"GRID online is the ultimate expression of what the game is all about -
collision-packed, aggressive, wheel-to-wheel racing," said Ralph Fulton, Chief
Game Designer, GRID. "Our wide range of motorsport disciplines, stunning
locations and full damage 12-player races make for a uniquely spectacular race
experience and our immersive new ranking system rewards player skill and deepens
the challenge online."
Players will earn fear and respect by taking their custom paint jobs online and
competing in a huge range of racing disciplines - from drifting around Yokohama
Docks, charging through the mean streets of Detroit, racing touring cars around
Spa-Francorchamps to competing in chaotic demolition derbies.