VIDEO | PC, PS4, Xbox One Friday, October 9, 2015 | 9:00 AM

Our PC videos of WRC 5

Our PC videos of WRC 5

You'll have to wait until tonight 10:00 GMT+2 to find out what we think of WRC 5, but until then you can get a pretty good idea of what to expect from the game by watching our (many) videos of the PC version. We had to play with a gamepad because apparently our wheel isn't supported (that's a first!) but sadly there was nothing we could do. The stages we picked for the videos were often very short so you could see more different countries, but there are much longer ones (up to 9 km or so).
Note: This review code was given to us by our good friends at DLgamer.

Monte Carlo (WRC)
Sweden (WRC-2)
Mexico (WRC)
Argentina (WRC)
Portugal (WRC)
Italy (WRC)
Corse (WRC-2) & Wales (WRC)
Night (J-WRC) & Rain (WRC)
Replay (WRC) & Cockpit Cam (WRC)
Poland (WRC) & Germany 'WRC-2)

All comments

Commented on 2015-10-09 19:02:51
If what I hear is correct this game had to be made with a very small development team with limited resources and very limited time, partly due to Rally Sport being unpopular in many countries including the US, its also being released on last gen consoles considering this it looks very good.
Commented on 2015-10-10 17:07:59
Are the CMR/Dirt rally games made with a smiliar low budget?
Commented on 2015-10-11 08:37:18
Well I'm really wondering about the positioning of this series. It has the WRC license, maybe that's where all the money went. Or it is a question of efficiency, and the Codemasters team can do more with the same money? Or Codemasters have indeed more money, because their games are better and, therefore, sell better? I can only judge the WRC games by reviews as I have never played them, but they seem consistently mediocre, in the 60-70% range on metacritic, for example.
I can only shrug and walk away, knowing that I'm not interested in a mediocre game with a licence, while there are better games which don't have the WRC name.

About the game


What's up?
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @KORNdog: Yea oh nos your progression and the shit that you paid for... yea that doesn't matter to people. Lol. (3 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Players want it. Their competition does it. There's no reason not to do it. (3 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog @GriftGFX: oh noes. How will people live without their cosmetics. Lol. (7 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX We can all hope that Sony is smarter than you. (8 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @KORNdog: Yeah just make two accounts and you can't use your progression or cosmetics sure great solution. (11 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX And you're saying that doesn't have an impact on those customers? Well those customers clearly disagree with you. (11 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @KORNdog: So say you're someone who plays on PS4 and wants to play on iOS or Switch on the go. You can't, because Sony says so. And they're the only company that does. (12 minutes ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories