The UK's BBC conducted a little video poke around at Ubisoft Reflections in Newcastle, where they report the team is "working on a whole new version" of Driver.
A later clip centred around the UK industry struggling from oversea tax breaks reiterates the studio is working on "the latest version of a popular driving game".
The leading online distribution site, GamersGate, awards the most active SI members with a FREE game, of their choice! What's good about this is that this isn't a competition of any sort. This is just an announcement.
Whilst at an investors meeting John Riccitiello confessed to "torturing" the team behind the NFS franchise which led to the "not good" NFS: Pro Street.
The team has been split in two to ease the cycle load, something he feels will help them "get better from here."
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The Wheelman image gallery has been updated with 2 new screenshots.
Codemasters have released the first patch for Race Driver Grid which brings the game to version 1.1 However please note that this version of the patch only works with the PC-DVD version of the game and not if you have downloaded the game from Steam, Metaboli or Direct2Drive. Patches for the downloaded version of the game should be available "within days".
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GRID's Xbox360 version from Codemasters has been suffering from some bad stutter mishaps with a patch "due within the next few weeks or sooner."
Until then Codemasters Gavin Raeburn has released a temporary workaround by copying your Gamertag to a memory card and detaching your Xbox360 hard drive.
In order to celebrate today's release of Race Driver: GRID on the 360, PS3 and PC, Codemasters orchestrated a surprise visit to the Oxford Street branch of Zavvi, in London. At roughly 10am this morning, a group of anonymous, helmetted drivers pulled up outside the store, each in their own flashy BMW, and proceeded to walk into the store and purchase a copy of the game each, along with consoles to play it on.
The Pure screenshot gallery has been updated with 23 new screenshots.
Here's a list of the latest news from the Gaming Industry for Monday 19th May, 2008
SCS Software has released a new gameplay trailer for Euro Truck Simulator, which is set to be released on the PC in August 2008.
Here's a list of the latest news from the Gaming Industry for Friday 16th May, 2008
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Codemasters today announced that the Race Driver: GRID multiplayer content will feature 32 online race events on 80 circuits at 15 intercontinental locations.
Featuring up to 12-player events with incredible full car damage, Race Driver: 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.
Here's a list of the latest news from the Gaming Industry for Wednesday 14th May, 2008
They're well chuffed with themselves, the license gives them full access to race circuits, the teams and their drivers’ likenesses.
Formula One games have had a two year absence and now they'll be "the jewel in Codemasters’ racing crown" says CEO Rod Cousens.
Codemasters announced today that its released a playable demo for the Xbox 360 version of Race Drive: Grid onto the Xbox Live Marketplace.
The demo will contain 3 events which consists of The eBay Motors Muscle Cup which allows you to take the wheel of a Ford Mustang GT-R, whilst the advanced International Trophy lets you drive a Nissan S15 Silvia, and lastly the Euro Turing Car Series gives you a BMW 320si touring car.
At some point this week a demo for the game will arrive with the chance to win an "amazing prize", says the publisher.
Three events, three cars, three locations - all you need to have your racing spirit enticed for the arcade styled racer coming this summer.
We've been publishing a lot of screenshots recently, and instead of giving them an individual post each, we've decided to just post them all in one place. Everyday you'll be able to find a list of the latest screenshots that have become available for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 games.
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