Codemasters F1 2021 gets co-op and Raytracing

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    Last year we've seen the introduction of DLSS towards F1 2020. This year is going to introduce Raytracing to the game. Codemasters, recently purchased by EA therefore would be a significant update to...

    Codemasters F1 2021 gets co-op and Raytracing
     
  2. Silva

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    Can't wait for the day you need to buy each track as DLC, and maybe teams too if you wanna use them: so you start has HAAS or Williams and if you want any other team, buy it! :D
     
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    Venix Ancient Guru

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    The inevitable outcry on the internet and the inevitable response from ea that gamers take pride on their grinding! Only 2000 hours to unlock Ferrari for free !
     
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    This game really needs VR support, most other racing games have VR support, what on earth are codies waiting for?
     
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    SplashDown Master Guru

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    I-Racing uses this model, pay for tracks ect.
     
  6. cliffgamerz

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    It's available to pre purchase on steam and price compared to previous years have been doubled atleast in my country, so its an skip for me even though i bought every other year till now, will wait for a steam autumn or winter sale.
     
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    RT in racing games is a complete and utter waste of time.
    Assetto Corsa Competizione new that its why they removed it.
     
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    I mean in game when you're doing 200mph i doubt you'd see any RT but in menus and in the pits and stuff you might be able to see RT effects.
     
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    What is way coop will be used? Like better player pushes ahead and weaker player in team tries to cause massive crash in last lap?
     
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    I'd be amazed if Fifa doesn't get RT this year.
     

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    As long as they get DLSS + the AMD equivalent at the same time, I'm all for raytracing all the things.
     
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    I have strange feeling that they will not wait with DLSS+DXR till AMD releases their solution. And they have no reason to wait.
     
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    Iracing is a complete different animal. Its not even comparable, especial in being considered DLC. Everything is 100% laser scanned and built with the true help of the races, teams, and sanctioning bodies. Its not a basic sim either. There are actual sponsored race series, and they win up to $50,000 in those.
    You buy what you want. Race what you want. I know, well because I race on Iracing.
     
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    That's an opinion. And mine says it's not.
     
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    It's not the only game with laser scanned tracks though, and quite a few other sims get help from race teams as well.
     

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    For the love of god, please add VR support. People have been asking for years.
     
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    DXR for Etherium.
     
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    Since it's EA now, you can pboably buy that as DLC later on.

    It's gonna be milked like they milk The Sims.
     
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    Just chipping in to say that Codemasters was terrible even before the EA acquisition. Check DiRT 2.0.
     
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    As ever EA pushed prices up to 500% around the word again. Mostly 3 times up! That's mentally insane.
     

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