Assetto Corsa Competizione is the latest official game of the Blancpain GT series, named after the world-renowned Swiss watch manufacturer Blancpain and hosted by SRO Motorsports Group. Presented by Kunos Simulazioni and 505 Games, the game is launched on Steam this summer. The game’s unparalleled analog driving quality allows players to experience the unique atmosphere of the GT3 series, against the official drivers and teams, and experience all the highly accurate and attention-focused vehicles and tracks.
Taking advantage of the Unreal 4 engine, Assetto Corsa Competizione will ensure the highest quality, restores the most realistic weather conditions and provides a new picture of the best driving experience and game immersion. Players can experience the power of many luxury sports cars, such as Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren and many other finely restored GT cars. Dynamic Capture Technology brings the realism of the vehicle and rider animation to a more sophisticated level, ensuring a high level of enjoyment for players.
Multiplayer and single player features: Assetto Corsa Competizione offers a highly intelligent ranking system that evaluates individual performance and driving behavior to reward players and promote fairness in online competitions. Effective matching will ensure that players can compete with opponents with similar skill levels to easily find and join online games. The leaderboard will allow players to compete with virtual drivers from all over the world for lap times on the same vehicle, track and weather conditions.
Real weather conditions: from the 60-minute sprint race to the Spa 24 hour endurance race, all offer different racing conditions. Based on a dynamic weather system, Assetto Corsa Competizione allows you to experience game conditions at different times in 24 hours, which thanks to highly realistic images that restore weather conditions and visibility.
Precise track: With laser scanning technology, every official track is highly reproducibl. All limits and details are perfectly matched to the real situation, making the game experience as faithful as possible to reality.
Advanced image and audio effects: Unreal 4 engine guarantees realistic rendering and multi-channel audio sampling for GT racing, Assetto Corsa Competizione delivers an immersive sound environment and realistic environmental effects.
“This announcement has made us ‘the dream come true,” said Marco Massarutto, co-founder and brand product manager at Kunos Simulazioni. “The authorization of the Blancpain GT Series is just the tip of the iceberg. Combined with the potential of the Unreal 4 engine and feedback from our community, the new racing simulator we are working on will redefine the type of racing game. Based on our philosophy, we have improved Assetto. Corsa’s well-received features and uncompromising realization of the player’s need for highly realistic racing simulation games.”