With one month away from the F1 2021 launch date of July 16, Codemasters released a new trailer detailing what you can expect from the game.
MyTeam allowing you to create an 11th team on the grid as an owner and a driver, taking sponsors and hiring teammates as you see fit.
Also, a new feature if you want to emulate the 2021 season is the “Real-Season Start”. It allows players to jump right into the current season, with points and tables as they are in the real world, although we don’t know how this feature will be handled with the 2021 alternate schedule.
In addition, the driver statistics function will also be extended, with a new “focus” attribute which will be added to experience, racing skill, awareness and speed, to generate an overall score. for each pilot. If you have your eye, you will notice that Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen both have the same overall rating of 94, but the scores are subject to change; As the actual season progresses, driver stats may go up or down.
This year this new story is called Braking Point. In this mode you will start in F2 and over three seasons you will have to win to claim a seat in F1. Indeed after the seasons in F2, direction the premier category. By the way, it sounds simple, but you’ll have to face Devon Butler, the F1 2019 antagonist.
F1 2021 will also introduce new game modes, tailored to the player’s abilities. You will be able to choose between casual, standard and expert modes, the casual mode offering quick settings and simplified menus to make the game more accessible. You will also have the option of two-player play in career mode. You’ll be able to work together or against each other over the seasons, and more two-player split-screen actions will also be available.
F1 2021 is a tour de force and offers a proposition for every type of racing fan, ”said Lee Mather, Director of Franchising at Codemasters. “The Features trailer gives an overview of all the exciting innovations that await our players. Whether they want to live their F1 history in Point of Rupture or compete against each other with and against friends, F1 2021 is breathtaking, the ultimate next-gen racing experience. “
First, the game will be released on July 16, 2021 and will be available on Xbox Series X | S and PlayStation®5, as well as PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam. The game will be priced at 59.99 euros. But also, a deluxe edition will be on sale, it will include seven legendary F1 drivers: including Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost but also Nico Rosberg. This version will be sold at a price of 84.99 euros
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