The racing video games they were one of the pillars throughout the history of digital entertainment. Among them, those of Formula 1 always had an essential role. The British publisher Codemasters and Electronic Arts Inc. return to the sports genre with the recent edition of EA Sports F1 22which will arrive on Friday, July 1, with the young star Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) as the star figure.
The series developed by the same ones from the FIFA virtual soccer saga is officially licensed for the Formula 1 World Championship, just like the FIA Formula 2 Championship available from the 2019 game; although it underwent the biggest reorganization in more than a decade.
The players will once again contest the 2022 FIA World Championship in new hybrid carswhile revamped rules reinvent the race weekend with the addition of races f1 sprint.
For this edition they have a line-up more competitive and unpredictableracers will test their skills across the 2022 calendar, including the Autodromo Internacional for the addition of the Miami Grand Prix that has yet to see real-life action.
The MIami Grand Prix is one of the main attractions of the F1 2022 video game.
Located in the heart of the city, drivers and players will need to maneuver through 19 turns, many of which can be seen in their entirety from Hard Rock Stadium, home of the Miami Dolphins NFL team.
With three zones to activate the DRS (Drag Reduction System or Mobile Rear Wing, in Spanish) and a long straight where the start and finish line is located, speeds will reach up to 320km/hso they’ll have plenty of opportunities to overtake on this fast and flowing 5.41-kilometre circuit.
For the first time, users will be able to be a part of the glamorous world of Formula 1 with F1Lifea customizable platform for display your collections of super sports cars, clothing and accessories which will be earned through playing races, the Podium Pass, and the in-game store.
French driver Charles Leclerc of Ferrari is the protagonist of the cover of F1 22.
“We can’t wait to welcome our players to the new era of Formula 1,” said Lee Mather, Senior Creative Director at Codemasters. Along with the changes in the real world, we update the physics to adapt to the new aerodynamic rules and improve tire models, making driving more realistic.
With new and updated circuits, an Adaptive AI, F1 Life mode, and an extensive list of gameplay options, this will be the best time for users to take their seats and live the experience of an F1 driver.
Experience F1 through virtual reality
For the best immersive F1 experience, new VR feature on PC via headset Oculus Rift and HTC Vive It will allow you to feel all the action and adrenaline of racing from inside the cabin.
Streaming takes the pressure off, with authentic cutscenes that let players feel the action.
For new and casual players, new adaptive AI helps keep less experienced drivers competitive throughout each lap, with opponents (NPCs) tailored to match their skill level.
The menus and controls accessible also return to help fans get into the action quickly without needing to understand the intricacies of the sport.
Meanwhile, the internship programs revamped offer more variety with new scoring systems and on-court displays. This helps competitors pilot every lap and turn to perfection before racing for those valuable championship points.
F1 22 also features enhancements to returning features, including My Team, allowing entrants to choose their starting budget based on three entry points: Newcomer, Challenger and Front Runner.
The game has updates on the tracks of Australia, Spain and Abu Dhabi that reflect the recent changes in their real-life counterparts. F1 22 also brings back its acclaimed 10 Year Career modecomplete with a two-player option, and multiplayer is back for epic competitions against the global community.
Versions and prices
F1 22 will arrive on July 1, 2022 and will be available for PlayStation5, Xbox Series XS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC through the EA App and the Origin, Steam and Epic Stores.
Fans will be able to pre-purchase the exclusive digital version, the Champions Edition which will include additional content as well as three days early access to the game. While the Champions Edition will grant additional content for a limited time, including a package inspired by the iconic landscape and lights of the city of Miami.