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F1 2011 dev diary

F1 2011 dev diary

After a very promising first look article, the highly-anticipated F1 2011 is back with this first Developer Diary focused on the new features included in this second edition.

Dev Diary #1

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Commented on 2011-06-24 14:57:10
They could probably be a little bit more creative with the front cover but hey, it's F1 so I'll buy it regardless.
Commented on 2011-06-24 16:48:59
I hope for next gen visuals this time round. There is a clear pedigree downgrade from the visual potency of DiRT to the visuals found in last years F1. Running of the same engines makes this desparity inexcusable, hopefully that's rectified this time round.
Commented on 2011-06-24 18:26:27
The driving looks amazing. Will buy this one for sure! They should be making a replica formula 1 steering wheel for this game looking like the one in the video
Commented on 2011-06-24 20:19:31 In reply to omniscient
Posted by omniscient
I hope for next gen visuals this time round. There is a clear pedigree downgrade from the visual potency of DiRT to the visuals found in last years F1. Running of the same engines makes this desparity inexcusable, hopefully that's rectified this time round.
Maybe because Formula One has 24 cars at the same track that all need AI and physics calculations? Maybe because Formula One has dynamic weather and a track that has to remeber the amount of rubber and water laid down on specific places?

I only hope for a 'real' AI throughout the whole race instead of the system they used last year where slow cars were the fasted of the field because they had to make up time they lost earlier. This spiced up with a better damage model and improved physics will make it a winner for me :)

About the game
  • F1 2011
  • PC, X360, PS3, 3DS
  • Published by Codemasters
  • French release: Available
  • US release: Available


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