FUELâ¢ GAMES FOR WINDOWSÂ® EDITION NOW SHIPPING IN NORTH AMERICA
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. â Tuesday, June 30, 2009 â The Games For WindowsÂ® edition of Asobo Studioâs epic racer FUELâ¢ is now shipping to stores in North America, CodemastersÂ® announced today. To celebrate the launch, Codemasters has released a new video that showcases the diverse locations, beautiful scenery and freedom for up to 16 players to explore FUELâs stunning game world. The video is available from www.fuel-game.com (in the Downloads section).
FUEL offers an astounding 5,560 square miles playground which is fully open to race and explore. Based on satellite data from the United States, wildly diverse terrain from the snow-capped Mount Rainier to the arid Grand Canyon and everything in between create an atmospheric, epic racing sandbox. With a 70+ strong vehicle line up, including bikes, buggies, quads, cars, roadsters, trucks and even a hovercraft, gamers experience unprecedented choice in choosing tactical routes on-the-fly, on or off-road. The wide vehicle roster is perfect for taking on hundreds of exhilarating arcade events, from large-scale raid challenges to tight circuit races, available in FUELâs career mode.
Extensive multiplayer options allow up to 16 players to discover FUELâs world in free ride or compete in thrilling head-to-head races. Gamers can also unleash their creativity by using the powerful yet intuitive race editor to create events set anywhere in FUELâs environment and share them online.
FUEL is set to raise the bar for open-world racing when the Games For WindowsÂ® edition launches Tuesday, June 30. FUEL is also available for the PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360Â® video game and entertainment system from MicrosoftÂ®. Fuel up by downloading the video at www.fuel-game.com.