Video game publisher and distributor Bigben Interactive, and French racing game developer Kylotonn Games, are proud to announce the release today in France, Germany and Benelux of WRC 5, the official 2015 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) game, before a worldwide release on October 16 th .
This release comes with a brand new trailer featuring the Volkswagen Polo R WRC.
The game is available for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system and Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4, Playstation®3, PlayStation® Vita and PC.
In 2015, the Volkswagen Polo R WRC driven by Sébastien Ogier, Jari-Matti Latvala and Andreas Mikkelsen is dominating the championship. Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia secured their third consecutive WRC drivers’ title* after winning last month’s Coates Hire Rally Australia, the 10th round of the series. At the same time, Volkswagen Motorsport was also able to secure a third straight manufacturers’ crown*.
Players around the world will be able to pull on the gloves of any of the WRC’s leading drivers and pit their skills against the sport’s most demanding roads in the games modes offered in WRC 5. In the Career mode, they have the chance to join the Volkswagen Motorsport team and compete with Sébastien, Jari-Matti or Andreas as team-mates, and aim for the virtual manufacturers’ title together!
The FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) pits drivers and production-based cars against some of the toughest and most varied conditions on the planet. In 2015, the roads on this epic motorsport adventure are spread across 14 countries, with 13 rallies on everything from snow packed forest tracks to rock-strewn mountain passes.
WRC 5 is set to be released on 9 / 16 October (depending on region) and will be available on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation®4, Playstation®3, PlayStation® Vita and PC.
* Subject to the official publication of the results by the FIA