Codemasters News


Grid 2 team teases next racer

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 17, 2014 11:30am PDT

Codemasters has released a teaser video for its next game, teasing "racing is coming."


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Codemasters teases Dirt announcement for 2014

By Steve Watts, Jan 13, 2014 8:20am PST

Codemasters has been taking to social media to tease a new Dirt announcement, hinting that we'll see something come of it in 2014.


Free Demolition Derby DLC slams into Grid 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 05, 2013 2:45pm PDT

If you're aching for some vehicular destruction, you might be interested in the free Demolition Derby DLC that just hit Grid 2.


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Grid 2 'Community Patch' adds mod support

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 09, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Codemasters is adding a little something extra to Grid 2's Community Patch for PC players: mod support.


F1 2013 coming October 8

By Steve Watts, Jul 26, 2013 10:00am PDT

F1 2013 is coming on October 8 to PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360, Codemasters announced today.


Grid 2 demolition derby coming in free patch

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 26, 2013 8:15am PDT

The smash, crash and whiplash of demolition derby are coming to Grid 2, and surprisingly not as paid DLC. Codemasters today announced two respectable updates in the works for the racer: one a big patch filled with changes requested by fans; and the other adding a Demo Derby ...


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F1 2013 coming in fall with 1980s cars and tracks

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 15, 2013 6:45am PDT

As will happen, an annualised series is getting another annual sequel. Codemasters today announced F1 2013 for release on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this fall. Updated for the new season, it also adds a new mode featuring cars, tracks and drivers from the 1980s.


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Colin McRae Rally coming to iOS

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Colin McRae Rally is coming to the iOS App Store. It boasts thirty tracks and a handful of off-road cars.


"Looks good so far, going to be much easie rto play on iPad of course."

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Grid 2 sets world record for most expensive Special Edition

By Steve Watts, May 24, 2013 11:30am PDT

Grid 2 has set the Guinness World Record for the most expensive special edition of a video game, with a $190,000 version that includes an actual race car.


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Grid 2 trailer shows off dynamic tracks

By Alice O'Connor, May 01, 2013 1:05pm PDT

I don't race often, but when I do I race illegally on the streets as the streams of children, pensioners and ducklings crossing the road mean we have a new course every time as we dodge the hazards (ten-second penalty for each one hit). Inspired, probably, by my antics, Grid...


"So the AI gets the advantage because the routes never stay the same... If you only play multi I ..."

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Grid 2 multiplayer modes, Rivals challenges detailed

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2013 12:05pm PDT

Codemasters announced its multiplayer plans for Grid 2 today, including a variety of modes, stat-tracking, and Rivals match-ups.


"I really enjoyed the first Grid its too bad the second one doesn't have a cockpit view..."

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GRID coming to Mac on March 28

By John Keefer, Mar 12, 2013 2:15pm PDT

GRID 2 may be racing its way to PC and consoles on May 28, but that doesn't mean Mac users are being left in the dust. They will be able to get the original GRID when Feral Interactive releases it on March 28.


"Isn't GRID a no longer supported game? Official multiplayer servers are closed? Kinda strange to ..."

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The story of GRID 2--and why a racing game needs a story

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 14, 2013 9:00am PST

Unlike most racing games, GRID 2 has a narrative that explains why you're driving these fancy cars--and why winning actually matters so much. But, Codemasters isn't trying to ape EA's Need for Speed: The Run.


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Grid 2 debut gameplay trailers show uncut laps

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2012 6:00am PDT

When it comes to a game's exciting first "gameplay trailer," far too many publishers are weaselly little cheats, slapping together a mega-montage of exciting moments with a pumping soundtrack. Not Codemasters with Grid 2, no sir. Codies today put out two actual gameplay trai...


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Grid 2 racing out in 2013

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 08, 2012 6:00am PDT

Following a cheeky tease last week, Codemasters today properly announced the return of its race 'em up series Grid in Grid 2. Headed to PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in 2013, Codies says it boasts a new handling system which should "hit a sweetspot between accessibility and...


"I can't believe they are actually scrapping in-car view. I've waited years for the announcement ..."

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