Posts Tagged Codemasters


Hot stuff: F1 2013 races a hotlap

F1 classic cars and drivers are coming to F1 2013 and a new video from Codemasters shows a hot lap around Jerez.

By Paul Younger | 30 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

A hot lap at the Spa: Gameplay footage from F1 2013

Even with the helpful man from this trailer telling me exactly how to drive, I’m pretty sure I’d be sliding all over the place and flipping off the F1 2013 track at the earliest possible opportunity.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Retro formula: F1 2013 to come in regular and (even more) classic editions

Hello there. You look like someone who’d like to hear that in order to get the full range of tracks and cars from an upcoming F1 2013 racing title from Codemasters, you’ll need to buy a limited edition pre-order version of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Pimp your ride: GRID 2’s mod support detailed

Codemasters have announced that mod support will be added to their arcade-y but simulator-y racing game GRID 2 in the forthcoming Community Patch.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Smashing: Demolition Derby returning to GRID 2 as free update

We had Ubisoft Video Day earlier this week, and it’s now apparently Codemasters News Day because – other than the F1 2013 release date – we’ve just heard about a series of updates coming to GRID 2.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Pole position: F1 2013 gets off the starting line in October

Codemasters’ latest title seeking to capture the raw excitement of absurdly fast cars going around and around a circuit, F1 2013, is due out on 4 October.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Grid 2 Review

Let’s start with a quiz: are you a car nut, dear reader?

By Tim McDonald | 28 May 2013 | 2

IncGamers Plays Grid 2

Racing after our review comes this pair of multiplayer Grid 2 videos.

By Tim McDonald | 28 May 2013 | 1

F1 Race Stars Review – Searching for the right line

Much like a driver wrestling with the wheel, finding themselves pulled off course by the weight and momentum of their own vehicle, F1 Race Stars is a title that struggles to find its racing line.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

F1 Race Stars [Preview] – Insert tyred F1 pun

We first saw F1 Race Stars a couple of months back during the week-long sauna with sweaty fat kids that is Gamescom.

By John Robertson | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Grid 2 [Interview] – Under the hood

We recently got the chance to ask some question of the GRID 2 team, namely associate producer Iain Smith and executive producer Clive Moody.

By John Robertson | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

A double dose of Grid 2 gameplay [Video]

Some pre-alpha gameplay footage from Grid 2 has been released by Codemasters, offering a first look at the upcoming racing sequel.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Sep 2012 | 1

F1 2012 [Review] – Prime or wet?

Formula 1 games are difficult to get right. The sport itself is incredibly technical; loving nothing more than to shroud itself within layer upon layer of jargon, yearly rule changes and mechanical geekery.

By John Robertson | 26 Sep 2012 | 2

F1 2012 demo due Monday for 360, Tuesday for PC, Wednesday for PS3

In a cute little game of pass the parcel, Codemasters is releasing a playable demo of F1 2012 for Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3.

By John Robertson | 7 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

GRID 2 will push “today’s best PC’s”, says Codemasters

After too many years of waiting in darkness, more details are starting to arrive about the secret-but-not-so-secret GRID 2.

By John Robertson | 31 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

F1 2012 [Preview] – Vettel to the metal

Formula 1 is a complex sport and, for some more than others, Codemasters’ F1 output is a complex videogame franchise.

By John Robertson | 31 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Balancing depth and accessibility in F1 2012 [Interview]

Sports games are a difficult beast to get right. On the one side you’ve got the hardened fans of the sport, the people that won’t accept anything less than a pitch perfect recreation of every nuance, tactic and system.

By John Robertson | 30 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Convincing the hardcore players that they’re the minority is not easy [F1 2012]

Hardcore players. The truly hardcore, not the ‘hardcore’ that are ‘hardcore’ because they play Gears of War and Street Fighter instead of Angry Birds and The Sims. 

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off