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Dirt 2

Dirt 2
Codemasters

September 8th, 2009







Price: $44.99

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Platform: PlayStation 3

Rating: 4.4 / 5.0 (59 votes)

Released: 2009-09-08

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Dirt 2 by Codemasters

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Brand: Codemasters Category: Racing Platform: PlayStation 3 ESRB: Teen


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Description

Following on the success of the original Dirt as well as a decade of videogame development in partnership with the late Colin McRae, DiRT 2 explores various disciplines of off-road racing. Dirt 2 features a roster of contemporary off-road events, taking players to the most diverse and challenging real-world environments. This World Tour has players competing in aggressive multi-car and intense solo races at extraordinary new locations, from canyon racing and jungle trails to city stadium-based events.

Features

  • DiRT2 enables players to pick their favorite rides and drive them across multiple disciplines.
  • Multiple race disciplines, encompassing the best that modern off-roading has to offer and fueled by the 3rd generation of Codemasters? world-renowned EGO Engine technology.
  • DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to compete in aggressive multi-car and intense solo race events in the most diverse and challenging real-world environments. Career paths will span the globe.
  • Events include exhilarating rally cross in the massive Los Angeles sports stadium?s 'Stadium King Shootout', edge-of-control canyon racing of Utah's 'Creek Trailblazer' event and the 'Rawang Rally Run' along Malaysian rainforest tracks.
  • DiRT 2 invites players to become part of an extreme sports community, with full online multiplayer race events and community integration across multiple disciplines.

Editorial Review

As the sequel to the acclaimed racer of 2007, DiRT 2 is set to take off-road racing games to a new level. Packed with a wide variety of features and in-game events such as new benchmark technology, thrilling new race types, big event atmosphere, stunning locations, a new breed of off-roading heroes and a peerless line-up of super-charged speed machines, DiRT 2 isn't your standard off-road racing game. It is the new standard.

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Car catching air in stadium class race in 'DiRT 2'
High flying arcade fun.
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Cars racing in the desert in 'DiRT 2'
Varied events and environments.
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Customized car in 'DiRT 2'
Customization options.
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Subaru splashing through the water in 'DiRT 2'
Easy access to favorite cars.
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Promising a thrilling race experience and an extreme sports attitude that borrows from snowboarding and skateboarding culture, DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to diverse and challenging real-world environments to compete in contemporary off-road events. Specifically selected to deliver aggressive and fast paced racing, DiRT 2’s garage will house a best-in-class collection of officially licensed rally cars and off-road vehicles; covering seven vehicle classes and players will be given the keys to powerful machines right from the off.

In addition, DiRT 2 come complete with full online functionality that will be core to the overall experience, with head-to-head competitive online play and new social features to engage the racing community. Prepare for mud, gravel, dust and dirt too in DiRT 2.

Turbo-charged Off-roading with Extreme Sports Attitude
Defined by its multiple disciplines, encompassing the very best that modern off-roading has to offer and fuelled by the 3rd generation of Codemasters’ world-renowned EGO Engine technology, DiRT 2 has more attitude, more adrenaline and more DiRT than ever – off-roading just got cool.

Take it on Tour
DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to compete in aggressive multi-car and intense solo race events in the most diverse and challenging real-world environments. Career paths will span the globe as players unlock tours in stunning locations spread across the face of the planet. Races within the USA, Japan, Malaysia, Baja, Croatia and others await as players climb to the pinnacle of modern competitive off-roading.

It’s All About the Event
DiRT 2 is adrenaline-fuelled extreme sports with eye-popping visuals and presentation in stunning real-world locations. Events include exhilarating rally cross in the massive Los Angeles sports stadium’s “Stadium King Shootout,” edge-of-control canyon racing of Utah’s “Creek Trailblazer” event, the “Rawang Rally Run” along treacherous Malaysian rainforest tracks and the “Battersea Battle,” where night races are staged at the iconic London power station.

Love Your Ride
Embark on a game-long love affair with your favourite cars. Rather than being forced through a checklist of in-game cars, DiRT 2 enables players to pick their favourite rides and drive them across multiple disciplines. Upgrade them, cherish them – and then smash them to bits at breakneck speeds. Get to know which to use for what event and surface, tweak them to perfection, then push them to the absolute limit.

The Complete Off-road Online Package
DiRT 2 invites players to become part of an extreme sports community, with full online multiplayer race events and community integration across multiple disciplines. With leader boards, news feeds and ‘scribbles’ to keep you up-to-date on your friends’ racing achievements, DiRT 2 will be a social hub for off-roading fans.

Key Game Features

  • Turbo-charged off-roading action and in-game characters with extreme sports attitude
  • Advanced graphics fuelled by the 3rd generation of Codemasters’ world-renowned EGO Engine technology.
  • A World Tour race mode that encompasses both aggressive multi-car and intense solo race options.
  • Diverse and challenging events set in real-world environments, including sport stadium racing at Los Angeles' “Stadium King Shootout,” edge-of-control canyon racing of Utah’s “Creek Trailblazer” event and jungle racing at Malaysia's “Rawang Rally Run.”
  • The Ability to pick your favorite rides at any time and drive them across multiple disciplines instead of being limited to a few choices.
  • Access to a wide array of online multiplayer race events and community integration across multiple disciplines.
  • 2-8 multiplayer races via PlayStation Network.
  • Teams, leaderboards, tournaments, player stats, voice messaging and voice functionalities supported via PlayStation Network.

More Details

Publisher: Codemasters Category: Racing Binding: Video Game Language: English

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