New York, NY October 5, 2009 - - Drivers, get ready for the most realistic racing action ever! Snap up your copy of RACE ON in leading retail stores and online shops starting October 5, 2009.
Viva-Media’s RACE On challenges the motor sport fan to experience International Formula Masters, WTCC, the Camaro Cup, and other key racing events.
Four different US muscle cars including the Chevy Camaro, the Dodge Charger SRT8“Super Bee”, the Dodge Challenger, and the Cadillac CTS-V are pushed to the limit in never-seen-before detail that leave no gamer’s dream unanswered. It’s an amazing opportunity for fans of the sport to experience the thrill of a real race.
RACE On faithfully recreates each championship from the first warm-up lap to the finish line and invites players to compete in the world's most challenging races in the most desirable cars in the world.
In RACE On, PC players can choose from 39 unique cars from 17 vehicle classes - over 450 variations are possible! 27 variants of 21 racing tracks guarantee hours of unparalleled gaming fun.
Glamorous raceways such as Laguna Seca and Road America feature on the impressive list of tracks. Drivers can compete against up to 24 AI drivers in the 17 different race classes, and can of course burn rubber against real players online!
The new Dual Ghost mode offers players two ghost opponents to help improve both your own lap times and those of your opponent. An ultra-realistic physics engine and a dynamic weather system that can change during a race, provides a totally authentic race atmosphere. Compulsory pit stops add an extra tactical component to the already exhilarating game play experience.
RACE On is available now on Windows PC, priced $29.99.
Game features include:
• Ghost racing against your own lap time or against those of your friends
• 39 unique car models in 17 different classes
• 47 tracks including variations
• Multiplayer, up to 25 AI or real players online
• Real life championships including their accurate regulations
Game: RACE ON
Genre: Racing Simulation
North American Publisher: Viva Media
World Wide Publisher: bitComposer
Release date: October 5th, 2009
Platform: PC DVD ROM
ESRB Rating: E
Minimum System Requirements:
OS: Win Vista, XP Home/Pro, CPU: 1.7 GHz, Intel Pentium 4 or 100% Compatible (minimum), 3 GHz Intel Pentium IV or 100% compatible (recommended), Memory: 512 MB RAM (minimum), 1 GB RAM (recommended) , Hard Drive: 2.5 GB free space, Graphics Card: 128 MB (minimum), 256 MB (recommended), DirectX 9 compatible, Input: keyboard and mouse (minimum), joypad, wheel (optional). DVD Rom drive.
About Viva Media:
Viva Media LLC is a privately owned company in New York that is dedicated to publishing a wide array of interactive content of the highest standards. The company's collection of more than 100 multimedia titles touts over 100 awards for excellence in publishing. Recent releases include Grand Ages Rome, the wildly popular Crazy Machines series, the Learn to Play Chess series based on the world's #1 chess software engine, and renowned car racing simulation games such as GTR2 and GTR Evolution.
About bitComposer Games:
Based in Eschborn, Germany, bitComposer Games is an independent publishing company specializing in PC and video games. The team focuses on national and international marketing of entertainment products for the PC, consoles, and handhelds. bitComposer Games works with experienced development teams and service providers in the implementation of their own projects, licensed products, and contract productions. More information on bitComposer Games can be found at www.bit-composer.com.
The SimBin group is a privately owned group of Swedish companies active in the Video game and Entertainment industry. In the SimBin portfolio of developed games you will find award winning titles like "GTR– The FIA GT Racing Game", "GT Legends", "GTR 2– The FIA GT Racing Game", "RACE– The WTCC Game", "RACE 07 - The WTCC Game", "GTR Evolution" and "STCC The Game". GTR and RACE are registered trademarks owned by the SimBin group.