Miami, September 21, 2022 – Motorsport Games Inc. (NASDAQ: MSGM) (“Motorsport Games”), a leading developer and publisher of racing video games and the official provider of esports ecosystems for many sports disciplines mechanics around the world, has just announced today the future publication of an update of NASCAR 21: Ignitionin order to resume the frame of the 2022 season of the NASCAR Cup Series.
The update for the 2022 season will be available for download from October 6, 2022, both on Sony PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One, Series S and X, as well as on PC in the Steam store. For current Ignition owners, the Standard and Champions editions will both be free to download. The others will be able to benefit from a reduced rate (20 €) to be able to install it.
Additionally, NASCAR 21: Ignition – Victory Edition is still available, and will include Season Pass 1 (i.e. the 2021 Season DLC content), the 2022 Season Update, as well as the Season Pass 2 (the DLC content for the 2022 season). A first overview of the present novelties is possible in the trailer here.
The Ignition 2022 Season Update offers a significant number of new features. In particular, players will be able to take advantage of a redesigned user interface, making navigation between the different menus and the different settings more fluid. An improved HUD (Head-Up Display) has also been developed to display indications of tire wear and fuel level, in order to allow better real-time management of the state of the vehicle. the racing car.
In addition, new introductions from the presenter of Motor Racing Network, Alex Hayden, will also be included in this new opus. Players will also be able to drive on tracks that are part of both the regular season and the playoff phase of the 2022 NASCAR Cup season. Line-ups, teams and liveries will be respected, allowing players to benefit from the highest level of loyalty.
The Ignition update will also include three next-gen cars, to be a Chevrolet, a Ford as well as a Toyota, all of which will be usable on full NASCAR tracks.
« NASCAR’s 2022 season was truly historic with the arrival of next-gen cars and the appearance of young rookies who shook up the grid, so it was imperative for us to be able to incorporate all of that. in a game for our fans »said Jay Pennell, NASCAR brand managerfrom Motorsport Games.
« We realize that our players may be disappointed by the absence of a brand new game this year, but we wanted to make sure that our mistakes from previous versions were not going to be repeated. To that end, this update will serve as a bridge to our next official NASCAR game, which Motorsport Games is already working hard on to include as many gameplay improvements as our fans have been asking for.
The update for the 2022 season is intended to reflect the current NASCAR season, and we look forward to continuing to work to provide the best possible experience for our players in the future. »
To ensure the historic 2022 NASCAR season is accessible to as many people as possible, Motorsport Games will also release additional content through NASCAR Heat 5 and NASCAR Heat Mobile. Players will be able to use cars, drivers and teams from the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season on Race Now and Online Multiplayer with NASCAR Heat 5 as online downloadable content. NASCAR Heat Mobile will also allow the purchase of cars, drivers and teams for the 2022 season.
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