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We’re now formally within the post-new-console-launch lull, and there is not a complete lot happening on the planet of racing video games. Fortunately, Sizzling Wheels and Roblox should’ve heard our collective cries for extra digital racing content material and launched an sudden however fairly cool-sounding mashup recreation. Additionally, Assetto Corsa Competizione has some new DLC. Let’s get into it.
Sizzling Wheels Open World is now out there through Roblox
This week we acquired phrase of a brand new Sizzling Wheels recreation being launched referred to as Sizzling Wheels Open World. There’s nothing essentially bizarre about that on its face, video games do drop out of nowhere on occasion, however this one is notable as a result of you may’t go to the Xbox or Ps retailer to obtain it. This recreation is completely out there inside a very totally different recreation referred to as Roblox. It is a distinctive state of affairs, so we’ll attempt to clarify.
In brief: Roblox is a recreation that permits you to make different video games within it. You possibly can obtain it without spending a dime on just about any platform these days, so the participant base is big. It options polygonal graphics, “constructing” mechanics, and most essential, the power to create your individual video games within the Roblox construction. Whenever you boot up Roblox for the primary time, you will be met with tons of, if not 1000’s of video games created by the Roblox group. Most of those, if we’re being trustworthy, are actually dangerous, contemplating they’re principally constructed by gamers such as you and me with no actual recreation improvement expertise. There are additionally, after all, limitations to what you may construct primarily based on the parameters that Roblox chooses.
Each occasionally, Roblox will characteristic an official, licensed collaboration with one other model, and that is what’s taking place right here with Sizzling Wheels. When you boot up Roblox, you will then have the ability to launch Sizzling Wheels Open World from within it and luxuriate in racing round in its charming, blocky setting.
We have not tried the sport but, however we’re planning on giving it a go on our Twitch stream subsequent week. If you do not know, we check out racing and driving video games each Tuesday and Thursday, reside, from 2 p.m. to four p.m. EST. We’re undecided how a lot depth we will fairly count on from one thing like this, however we’re excited to expertise it for ourselves. If you happen to get the prospect to attempt it out earlier than we do subsequent week, tell us what you suppose within the feedback.
Assetto Corsa Competizione has launched the 2020 World Problem DLC
Assetto Corsa Competizione is a kind of video games that I need to love, however I am simply too hopelessly dangerous at to get into. The fanbase is big, although, and for good cause. The Assetto Corsa video games are among the finest racing sims out there in the present day. If you happen to’re a fan of the latest installment, Assetto Corsa Competizione, then you definitely’ll be blissful to know they’ve formally launched the 2020 World Problem DLC.
The brand new content material pack options issues just like the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, Imola, monitor, new automobiles just like the Ferrari 488 GT3 EVO 2020 and Mercedes-AMG GT3 Evo (2020), over 60 new automobile liveries, all 2020 GT World Problem drivers and staff entries, a brand new Pirelli tire model and extra. The DLC additionally comes on the heels of the model 1.6 replace to the sport, which options an improved AI algorithm, improved physics, and even some UI and efficiency tweaks. It is a hefty replace and a stable DLC pack, so when you’re an Assetto fan, be certain to test it out!