Entries in 'codemasters' (46)

Codemasters' Birmingham studio relocates

Codemasters' Birmingham studio relocates

British racing developer Codemasters has moved its Birmingham office to the middle of Digbeth’s Custard Factory Quarter.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 12th 2016 at 12:56PM in News
Dirt Rally success gives Codemasters renewed confidence in simulation racing

Dirt Rally success gives Codemasters renewed confidence in simulation racing

Having spent years steering the Colin McRae brand away from the world of dedicated simulation, Dirt Rally has proved to Codemasters that an appetite remains for less arcade racers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2016 at 3:47PM in News
Ratings spotted for Dirt: Rally on PS4, Xbox One

Ratings spotted for Dirt: Rally on PS4, Xbox One

Listings for PS4 and Xbox One editions of Dirt: Rally have popped up on Taiwan's rating board.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 4th 2015 at 4:55AM in News
Codemasters closing down non-racing operations

Codemasters closing down non-racing operations

Long-struggling Codemasters has confirmed the closure of its Malta studio and stated its intention to focus exclusively on racing games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2015 at 2:39PM in News

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Dirt Rally could be coming to boxed retail

Dirt Rally could be coming to boxed retail

Codemaster’s Early Access racing title Dirt Rally may be set for a physical release early next month.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 25th 2015 at 11:19AM in News
Koch Media and Codemasters partner for global distribution deal

Koch Media and Codemasters partner for global distribution deal

Koch Media and Codemasters have inked a new distribution and co-publishing deal to cover the western games market.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 16th 2015 at 10:16AM in News
F1 2015 deposes Batman: Arkham Knight in UK charts

F1 2015 deposes Batman: Arkham Knight in UK charts

After two weeks at No.1, Warner Bros’ Batman: Arkham Knight is pushed to second place by Codemasters’ F1 2015.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 13th 2015 at 9:43AM in News
The racing game renaissance

The racing game renaissance

The racing genre can be incredibly difficult to keep up with. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 18th 2015 at 12:00PM in News

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F1 2015 pushed back until July

F1 2015 pushed back until July

The release of F1 2015 has fallen back one month. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 22nd 2015 at 2:20PM in News
Codemasters revs its new engine

Codemasters revs its new engine

This year’s entry in Codemaster’s F1 series marks a change in pace in more ways than one. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 21st 2015 at 11:00AM in News
Dirt Rally could yet race onto consoles; WRC licence remains possible

Dirt Rally could yet race onto consoles; WRC licence remains possible

A version of Codemasters’ Dirt Rally may be released on consoles, although it might differ from the experience currently available on PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2015 at 12:39PM in News
Codemasters announces Dirt Rally, already available on Steam

Codemasters announces Dirt Rally, already available on Steam

Surprise! Codemasters has not only announced a new game in the Dirt series, but has actually already released it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2015 at 2:14PM in News

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Codemasters announces first Overlord title since 2009

Codemasters announces first Overlord title since 2009

2015 will see the return of Codemasters’ action RPG franchise, Overlord.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 2:22PM in News
Codemasters teases new Overlord game

Codemasters teases new Overlord game

The Overlord series is returning, publisher Codemasters has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Codemasters launches its own digital store

Codemasters launches its own digital store

UK publisher Codemasters has become the latest publisher to begin selling its titles directly to consumers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 17th 2015 at 2:20PM in News
Codemasters has F1 licence for another year

Codemasters has F1 licence for another year

Racing studio Codemasters has the rights to the F1 licence for just one more year. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 16th 2015 at 11:23AM in News

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Rod Cousens leaves Codemasters, becomes new Jagex CEO

Rod Cousens leaves Codemasters, becomes new Jagex CEO

UK games industry stalwart Rod Cousens has left Codemasters and taken the job of CEO at Jagex.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2015 at 2:14PM in News
F1 2015 will be out in June

F1 2015 will be out in June

Codemasters’ F1 2015 will be released in June, distribution partner Bandai Namco has announced.

on Mar 26th 2015 at 2:22PM in News
New Dirt game teased by Codemasters

New Dirt game teased by Codemasters

Codemasters might be working on a new entry in its Dirt racing series. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 19th 2015 at 1:11PM in News
Top 100 Women in Games: Kirsty Payne

Top 100 Women in Games: Kirsty Payne

26 years ago, Kirsty Payne entered the games industry with Codemasters, working alongside Richard and David Darling in the days of Spectrucm, C64 and Atari ST.

on Feb 6th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
Jobs at risk at Codemasters

Jobs at risk at Codemasters

A number of jobs are on the line at UK developer and publisher Codemasters.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2015 at 2:51PM in News
Codemasters announces Micro Machines-a-like Toybox Turbos

Codemasters announces Micro Machines-a-like Toybox Turbos

‘Retro table top racing’ is to make a return on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC with Codemasters’ new title Toybox Turbos.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 1:16PM in News
Oculus Rift support added to Grid Autosport

Oculus Rift support added to Grid Autosport

Codemasters has added some experimental Oculus Rift features into its recent racer Grid Autosport.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2014 at 1:46PM in News
Codemasters refunding disgruntled Colin McRae buyers on Steam

Codemasters refunding disgruntled Colin McRae buyers on Steam

Gamers who are dissatisfied with recent Steam release Colin McRae have been offered their money back.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 9:54AM in News
Brand new engine to blame for F1 2014 PS4 and Xbox One no-show

Brand new engine to blame for F1 2014 PS4 and Xbox One no-show

Codemasters has said that the construction of a brand new game engine is the reason why F1 2014 won’t be released on PS4 and Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 1:46PM in News