Monday 21 th October [2 PM UK] – Codemasters® today announced that 1990s cars and the two additional classic circuits, previously only available as part of the F1 TM 2013: CLASSIC EDITION, which has sold out at retail in the UK, are available today for download from Xbox Live Marketplace for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, from PlayStation Network for PLAYSTATION® 3 and from Steam for Windows PC. New videos showcasing the classic content can now be seen at www.youtube.com/formula1game.
F1 2013 is now also available as a digital download from Steam, PlayStation Network and Xbox Games on Demand from Xbox Live Marketplace.
The additional F1 2013 Classic Content is available for gamers to purchase in the following packs:
F1 2013: F1 Classics: 1990s Pack (£6.49/€7.99/$9.99)
Original Driver: Jean Alesi
Team Legend: Ivan Capelli
1992 Williams FW14B
Original Driver: Nigel Mansell
Team Legend: David Coulthard
1996 Ferrari F310
Original Driver: Michael Schumacher
Team Legend: Gerhard Berger
1996 Williams FW18
Original Driver: Damon Hill
Original Driver: Jacques Villeneuve
1999 Ferrari F399
Original Driver: Eddie Irvine
Team Legend: Jody Scheckter
1999 Williams FW21
Original Driver: Ralf Schumacher
Team Legend: Alain Prost
F1 2013: F1 Classics Tracks Pack (£6.49/€7.99/$9.99)
Imola– former host of the San Marino GRAND PRIX TM
Estoril – former home of the Portuguese GRAND PRIX
Fans can see F1 2013’s 1990s classic car content and Classic Tracks in action in two new videos now playing at www.youtube.com/formula1game. The 1990s Pack DLC Trailer shows classic cars and famous drivers in action and the Classic Tracks Pack Trailer show how Codemasters has brought to life Imola and Estoril, two of FORMULA ONE TM’s most celebrated circuits which provide a unique challenge and contrast to today’s circuits.
F1 2013 players will get more from their game with RaceNet, Codemasters’ free online community hub. RaceNet powers regular community challenges. Tomorrow, players will be invited to compete in a Time Trial event in Bahrain where players will compete to set the best time on online leaderboards around the circuit in dry conditions in a Torro Rosso car. Each entrant will earn 1000XP which can go towards unlocking rewards, including in-game helmets.
RaceNet also enables players to set up Custom RaceNet events. Players can set their own Time Trial scenarios, choosing circuit, weather conditions, car and duration of the event, and challenge their RaceNet friends to compete to set their best time on leaderboards. RaceNet also includes visual stats and game progress updates and every F1 2013 player with a RaceNet account will receive the 1976 Ferrari 312 T2, as starring in the film Rush. Gamers can sign up to RaceNet today at www.racenet.com.
Codemasters, the award winning video game developer and publisher, has a 25-year heritage. With titles distributed globally, Codemasters is a leading developer and publisher of driving and racing entertainment games including DiRT, GRID and the official FORMULA 1 series of videogames including the BAFTA award-winning F1 2010, F1 2011 and F1 2012. Codemasters employs over 500 people and operates multiple development studios from its Warwickshire HQ and Birmingham sites in the UK with a further art studio based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Codemasters is a winner of the coveted Grand Prix Award from the Develop Industry Excellence Awards, an award bestowed on the company felt by Develop to have contributed the most to the games medium in recent times. In March 2010, Reliance Big Entertainment Ltd. (RBEL), a part of India’s Reliance ADA group, acquired a 60 per cent shareholding in the company, alongside existing investor, Balderton Capital, the leading European venture capital firm. For more information on Codemasters’ product portfolio, please visit www.codemasters.com. Join in the conversation with @codemasters on Twitter or Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/codemasters.
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