Codemasters has announced that the next game in the DiRT franchise will be heading to the Xbox One and the Playstation 4 in 2016.
The press release that announced DiRT Rally‘s full launch on Steam also revealed that the game would be releasing on consoles and through a physical PC release on April 5, 2016.
“The launch on Steam early access has been a resounding success. We want to thank the community for their valuable feedback and support which has guided our development for the past eight months, resulting in a 92% positive user score. We are now ready to launch the final version of the game on PC.” said Frank Sagnier, CEO Codemasters. “Following this success on PC and a vocal demand from consumers, we are delighted to announce that Dirt Rally will be available on consoles on April 5th, 2016.”
Today’s Steam launch bring the Winter Wonderland update to DiRT Rally. This update introduces a new rally set in the snow and ice of the Varmland region of Sweden to the game. These snow-filled stages are known for their snow banks and Codemasters has pioneered new soft edge tech that simulates the density of snow.
The update also brings two new cars along with it. The Hyundai Rally and the Volkswagen Polo Rally are the newest pinnacles to the sport of Rally Racing and players can expect to put them through their paces in the game.
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DiRT Rally is now available on PC via Steam.