HD Brought To Formula One

F1 2010 will come with include the return of former world champion Michael Schumacher.

A new generation of Formula One games will come to high definition consoles and PC later this year, claims F1 2010 developer Codemasters.

F1 2010 will include all of the official teams, drivers and circuits from the coming season. It will also feature the return of seven times Formula 1 Drivers’ World Champion Michael Schumacher, the introduction of several new teams, and the brand new Korean International Circuit that will host the 2010 Formula 1 Grand Prix in Korea.

The September launch will see F1 2010 become the first official Formula One game to appear for Xbox 360 and marks the return of Formula One to PC after an eight year absence.
In F1 2010 gamers will take on the full, expanded grid in a variety of game modes including Grand Prix, Championship, Time Trial and an extensive, innovative Career mode. F1 2010 will also feature a highly advanced damage model, fully dynamic weather system and extensive competitive multiplayer options.

In production at Codemasters Studios Birmingham, F1 2010 is being developed using the EGO Game Technology Platform, Codemasters’ proprietary tech that powered the critically acclaimed, million-plus selling Colin McRae: DiRT 2 and Race Driver: GRID.

The technology has been further developed to recreate the aerodynamics and handling of 200MPH+ Formula One cars. The tech combined with Codemasters’ access to Formula One teams and drivers will ensure that F1 2010 delivers the most authentic Formula One racing experience yet, claims the publisher.

F1 2010 will be released September 2010 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Games for Windows.