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F1 2012 Preview

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F1 2012 Preview (PC)

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In 2009 Codemasters released their first Formula One game to some significant praise. Building on their experiences with other racing titles the F1 based games took a more serious racing approach and has since gone on to win numerous awards as well as selling well over 5million units. Last years edition of the game, F1 2011, saw the introduction of KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery System) and DRS (Drag Reduction System) to the main gameplay as well as a wide range of evolutions in the game mechanic. With the 2012 edition of F1 we get new game modes, new tracks and drive enhancements to continue Codemasters quest for racing game perfection. Today we find out how it is shaping up in advance of next month’s launch.

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As with last years game the core mode in F1 2012 is "Career". This see’s us take the role of a driver working through a number of seasons to reach the top of the industry. All of the tracks from this season are present, including the new Austin Texas circuit and the return of Hockenheim additionally the driver database has of course been maintained. Adding to this mode we have the traditional quick race or time trials along with competitive and co-operative multi-player and Codemasters have further expanded the content with Champions Mode.

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Also new in F1 2012 is Young Driver Test mode, a key element to this new edition. It is fair to say that F1 games might not be the easiest to pick up and master. For all Codemasters have added racing assists the game is still challenging, especially in the wet, and focused on more realism than the arcade-ish feel of DiRT Showdown. Young Driver allows us to play through what are essentially training "missions" teaching the basics of race gameplay.These range from how to corner through KERS and DRS use and on to racing in the wet and how it differs from dry. Some educational videos are played along the way further educating the player and Codemasters also make use of the ability to rewind gameplay and have us replay through any mistakes, fixing them as we go. Best Resume Writing Services Nj Toronto

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From our time testing F1 2012 it is clear that the game is shaping up really well for its release next month. Having the strong foundations of the 2011 version to build on helps but rather than remix that game it is good to see Codemasters think about what will enhance the experience for players, giving special focus to those new to the franchise.

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Champions Mode clearly doesn’t have the depth of the Career or Season modes however it adds another element of value to the franchise while allowing us to play through some varied race conditions. It is also fair to say it adds an interesting pick up and play mode that will appeal to many who don’t always have the time to take on the full race experience. English Coursework A Level Help

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