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Dirt 5 dev says PS5 DualSense is “incredible”

We now know a little bit more about what the DualSense is capable of thanks to Dirt 5 maker Codemasters.In a new trailer (below), the studio’s technical director David Springate explained some of the key next-gen features for the upcoming racing game and how the team catered development towards PlayStation 5 tech in a few specific areas. In particular, he revealed some interesting new information about the DualSense controller.According to Springate, Dirt 5 is poised to take full advantage of the console’s new DualSense controller, fully embracing the pad’s adaptive triggers and haptic feedback to make the racing experience more…

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PlayStation 5 launch game Destruction AllStars delayed to February 2021

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 26 October 2020 15:58 GMT Sony has announced that PlayStation 5 launch title Destruction AllStars has been pushed back to February 2021, and will now launch as a PlayStation Plus title.Over on the PlayStation Blog, Sony’s director of product development, Pete Smith, announced that the action racing game has been pushed back from its initial launch date of November 12, 2020, and will now launch in February 2021 instead.“Destruction AllStars is a multiplayer game that’s at its best when you’re competing with gamers online from all around the world,” Smith wrote on the blog. “We want…

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Rocket League will go free-to-play next week on September 23

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 15 September 2020 17:48 GMT Rocket League will go free-to-play next week, and a new update is coming tomorrow to prepare for the launch.On September 23, Rocket League will go free-to-play, and to celebrate, the developers are also throwing an in-game event, Llama-Rama, soon after launch with more details coming next week.In preparation for the release and event, an update will be live on all platforms tomorrow to lay the groundwork for the free-to-play change.Details on what is included with the update are below along with more information on the free-to-play switch.Rocket League September 16 update…

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Remedy celebrating 25th anniversary by handing out Death Rally Classic

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 12 September 2020 20:29 GMT Remedy Entertainment is handing out a blast from the past to celebrate its 25th anniversary.Death Rally classic is now free to keep on Steam. The game is a vehicular combat racer developed by Remedy Entertainment and was originally released in 1996 for MS-DOS.This isn’t the limited freeware version released to Windows back in 2009. To celebrate our studio’s 25th anniversary, we are giving away our first game for free. #RMD25 Death Rally Classic is free on Steam. Forever. 💥🏎 https://t.co/QG1ATg1zmC pic.twitter.com/cM8sJswUIc — Remedy Entertainment (@remedygames) September 11, 2020 Subscribe to the…

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Switch listing for Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered pops up on Amazon

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 15 August 2020 15:24 GMT A listing for Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered for Switch has popped up on Amazon UK.Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered is apparently heading to Switch in November, according to the Amazon listing.Back in June, a report from Venture Beat stated the game was being remastered for PC and consoles.During it’s EA Play Live 2020 showcase in June, EA said it planned to release seven games on Switch, and two of these titles were FIFA 21 and Apex Legends.One of the other seven games mentioned was Burnout Paradise Remastered, which…

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Dirt 5 delayed slightly to October 16

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 11 August 2020 14:13 GMT Dirt 5 will still be released in October, but there will be a slight delay.Codemasters has announced Dirt 5 will be released a week later than its original October 9 date.The driving game will now be released on October 16 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.Those who purchase the Amplified Edition will still have early access to the game, but it will now occur on October 13.In the game, you can expect 12 car classes, a Career Mode spanning five chapters, and over 130 events.It also supports four-player split-screen, a livery…