Tag: Codemasters


Codemasters Launches Its Own Junior World Rally Championship Team

The line between real-world motorsports and its virtual equivalent continues to get blurrier by the day, as Dirt Rally and DIRT series developer Codemasters has now launched its own rally… Read More »

EA Completes Codemasters Takeover Worth $1.2 Billion

EA has completed its acquisition of developer and publisher Codemasters in a deal worth over $1.2 billion. The deal first came to light late last year, when it emerged that… Read More »

EA Outbids Take-Two for Codemasters Ownership, With $1.2 Billion Offer [Updated]

Gaming 112 Dec 13, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Game publishing powerhouse EA appears to have thrown its hat into the ring, as a fight for ownership of Codemasters has emerged. We reported last month on Take-Two’s bid to… Read More »

Take-Two Agrees $1bn Takeover of Codemasters

Gaming 79 Nov 11, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The game publishing world has just become a little smaller, as US-based Take-Two has agreed a deal worth almost $1bn to acquire Codemasters. British outfit Codemasters is well-known in racing… Read More »

Codemasters Has Recorded This Autozam AZ-1 for an Unknown Title

Gaming 28 Oct 3, 2020 by Andrew Evans

According to a social media post from a UK-based Japanese car specialist, Codemasters has been capturing some details of the Autozam AZ-1 for an upcoming game. The information comes via… Read More »

Amazon Reveals "Luna" Cloud Gaming Service, Includes GRID at Launch

GamingGRID 5 Sep 24, 2020 by Michael Leary

The cloud gaming market has just got a little more crowded — and interesting — as Amazon has revealed its long-rumored service at a special hardware event today. It goes… Read More »

Codemasters to Develop Official WRC Titles from 2023

WRC Series 72 Jun 1, 2020 by Andrew Evans

British game developer and publisher Codemasters has picked up the official WRC license, and will develop titles in the series from 2023. The initial five-year deal gives Codemasters two different… Read More »

F1 2019 Free Trial Now Available on PC, PS4 and XB1, Play Until March 18

F1 2019 19 Mar 11, 2020 by Michael Leary

If you have yet to take last year’s Formula One game for a spin, now is the perfect time. There’s now a free trial of F1 2019 available on Steam,… Read More »

F1 2019 Now Available to Stream on PlayStation Now

F1 2019 21 Dec 4, 2019 by Michael Leary

‘Tis the season to be streaming. With the holiday season in the air, Sony has added some new games to its PlayStation Now cloud gaming service. For sim-racing fans, one… Read More »

Codemasters Acquires Slightly Mad Studios

Gaming 169 Nov 28, 2019 by Gary Slater

In a surprising turn of events, Codemasters, developer of the DIRT and GRID series, has agreed to acquire Slightly Mad Studios (SMS). SMS is best known for developing the Project CARS, series and… Read More »

Codemasters Signs Exclusive Deal to Make F1 Games Through to 2025

Codemasters will remain the exclusive games developer of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship until 2025, according to a post on its official blog. The British developer, which also works… Read More »

GRID Officially Delayed to October 11

GRID 18 Jul 3, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

Codemasters announced today that its reborn racer GRID will be launching four weeks later than originally planned, with a new release date of October 11. The UK-based developer first announced… Read More »

F1 2019 Early Access Begins Today

F1 2019 235 Jun 25, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

For those that purchased the Legends Edition of F1 2019, the racing season has begun today. Codemasters’ latest arrives two months earlier than usual, just in time for the Austrian Grand… Read More »

F1 2019 Review: Even Better Than the Real Thing

I think after this weekend we can all agree on one thing: this F1 season is boring. I’m not going to get bogged down in the reasons why. The important… Read More »

F1 2019: Watch Daniel Ricciardo Set a Lap at Circuit Paul Ricard

F1 2019 2 Jun 22, 2019 by Michael Leary

Formula One returns to Circuit Paul Ricard this weekend for the French Grand Prix. This is the second year around the venue for the circus since returning to France last… Read More »

Here's the Full F1 2019 Compatible Wheel (and Other Accessories) List

F1 2019 10 Jun 15, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

With a little under two weeks to go until the release of F1 2019, Codemasters has unveiled the full input device compatibility list. Sim racers should be pleased to see an… Read More »

Latvia Rallycross Gets the Spotlight in Latest DiRT Rally 2.0 Video

DiRT Rally 2.0 5 Jun 14, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

Codemasters is stoking excitement for the next DiRT Rally 2.0 with its newest video. Here, players can get a good look at the Latvia Rallycross circuit before it drops on June… Read More »

F1 2019 Will Feature Microtransactions — Including Items Only Available Via Cash

F1 2019 93 May 24, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

One of the major tenets Codemasters is pushing for the upcoming F1 2019 is customization. We’ve now learned that microtransactions will be a part of the equation when the game launches… Read More »

Here's the Full List of F1 2019 Classic Cars

F1 2019 9 May 20, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

Alongside today’s release of the first in-game trailer, Codemasters has revealed the full list of classic cars coming to F1 2019. Classic cars have featured in the modern era of the… Read More »

F1 2019 Gets First In-Game Trailer in Full 4K

F1 2019 4 May 20, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

Codemasters has kicked off the week with a new trailer for the upcoming F1 2019. In it, players get a taste of what the game will look like on their own… Read More »