Assetto Corsa Competizione At The 2018 Total 24 hours of Spa
Last weekend, during the 2018 “Total 24 Hours of Spa” Endurance Race in Belgium, 505 GAMES and Kunos Simulazioni officially announced the release date of the upcoming Assetto Corsa Competizione title which is the highly anticipated official Blancpain GT Series racing game.
A beta version of the Assetto Corsa Competizione title was playable in the paddock area of the Spa-Francorchamps circuit during the “Total 24 Hours of Spa” endurance race. The Early Acces release event also featured an eSports competition promoted by Pirelli and AK Informatica with support from RSeat Europe and Fanatec. The Stéphane Ratel Organisation (SRO) Motorsports Group, the organizer of the Blancpain GT Series, officially supported this exclusive event.
The top three virtual pilots of the Assetto Corsa Competizione event were officially celebrated on the actual Spa-Francorchamps circuit podium.
Assetto Corsa Competizione will be released as an Early Acces title on September 12th, while the full game should be ready somewhere in Q1 of 2019 in time for the start of the 2019 Blancpain GT Series Championship.
Assetto Corsa Competizione is the upcoming Officially licensed Blancpain GT Series Racing Simulator by the Italian Kunos Simulazioni development studio.
Featuring an extraordinary level of simulation quality that allows players to experience the unique atmosphere of this GT3 Series, players can compete against official drivers, teams, cars, and circuits with the highest level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Taking full advantage of Unreal Engine 4, Assetto Corsa Competizione will ensure the highest quality rendering with photorealistic weather conditions and graphics to reach a new standard in driving realism and immersion racing. Players will experience high-speed torque as they get behind the wheel of luxurious speedsters including Ferrari’s, Lamborghini’s, McLaren’s and many other prestigious GT cars reproduced with an outstanding level of detail. Motion capture technology is used to create the animations of mechanics and drivers in an even more realistic fashion and guarantees a high level of player engagement during races, pit stops, and driver changes.
In the final version of the game, players can expect advanced multiplayer functionality with Assetto Corsa Competizione, including a ranking system which will evaluate individual performance and driving behavior to reward the most virtuous drivers and promote fair play in online competitions.
Official Webpages – www.assettocorsa.net/competizione