MANIAPLANET UPDATE AVAILABLE TODAY
LAGOON TRAILER: YOUTUBE
London, UK — May 9 th, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft ® announced that Trackmania ®² Lagoon will be available for Windows PC on Uplay, Steam and Maniaplanet on May 23 rd, 2017. Trackmania² Lagoon will take racers to tracks between fabulous palm trees and the crystal-clear bay waters of the Tropical Island of Lagoon, where they will experience arcade gameplay unlike anything in the series to date. The game will include a brand-new solo campaign, a new official team game mode, Chase, a deep multiplayer experience, and a world of possibilities with user-generated content.
Today, Ubisoft also released a new update for Maniaplanet, including major technical improvements and engine optimisation, for a faster and more powerful gaming experience. Maniaplanet now brings three new features for both creators and players:
- A mesh model editor to build 3D objects directly inside the game to enrich and personalise your tracks
- An editor to create solo campaigns, which gives other players the opportunity to enjoy your creative style
- Free access to the cutting-edge multiplayer channel system; an open and very simple gateway to content and activities created by players
For more information about Maniaplanet, please visit maniaplanet.com
In 2009, Ubisoft acquired the development studio Nadeo, creator of Trackmania, the cult multiplayer car racing video game. Set up in 2000 in Paris and comprising a highly talented team of developers, the Nadeo studio has won acclaim for the quality of its multiplayer technology, which offers one of the best available online gaming experiences and has already notched up 21 million registered players. Since then the studio continues to work tirelessly to offer user-generated content instruments through the cutting-edge gaming network called Maniaplanet, offering two great series, Trackmania² and Shootmania. In 2016, Nadeo released its first title on next-gen consoles and VR, Trackmania Turbo.
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