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On the day of F1 2021’s reveal, new owner EA jacks up regional Steam prices vs last year’s game

News of EA’s first F1 game as Codemasters’ new owner was soured after a massive disparity in regional pricing became clear.Overnight, Codemasters announced F1 2021, this year’s version of its long-running, official Formula 1 racing game. The game is due July 16 on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.Watch on YouTubeThe announcement is fairly exciting. For one, this is Codemasters’ first game under EA Sports, having recently finalised a $1.2 billion acquisition deal. The few F1 2021 features revealed so far are also interesting. This year’s game introduces two-player co-op for career mode.F1 2021 will also expand…

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Overwatch, Wreckfest, and F1 2020 are free to play with Xbox Live Gold this weekend

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 20 August 2020 14:26 GMT You can play three games for free with Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate from today.Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers can play three games for free this weekend.The games are Overwatch: Origins Edition, Wreckfest, and F1 2020.The free period kicks off today and runs through Sunday, August 23 at 11:59pm PDT. That’s Monday, August 24 at 2:59am EDT, 7:59am BST.Overwatch progress and items you earn during the trial will carry over after your game purchase. Plus, the Overwatch Summer Games event is currently going on until…