TRAILER | X360, PS3, PC Friday, July 20, 2012 | 7:32 PM

WRC 3 images and trailer

WRC 3 images and trailer

After two episodes which were rather flawed, despite some improvement in the sequel, the official game of the world rally championship is back with WRC 3. Until we can see the game in action, here are a bunch of new images.
Update: First trailer added.

Trailer

All comments

Commented on 2012-07-20 20:12:21
Broken links.
Commented on 2012-07-20 21:10:51
Man, that ice on the road looks like the real thing... As for the rest ? Polycount and reflections could be done better. What's wrong with the shadows in the last pic ?
Commented on 2012-07-20 22:19:00
Some parts look amazing, some look a little lackluster. Overall though, the graphics are plenty good enough as long as they nail the physics. They really need to get some good car damage modeling and environmental deformation systems in place to nail the feel though.

Would definitely love a good rally only title to offset the weirdness that has become the DIRT series. Definitely keeping an eye on this...
Commented on 2012-07-21 04:28:59 In reply to michaelob
Posted by michaelob
Would definitely love a good rally only title to offset the weirdness that has become the DIRT series. Definitely keeping an eye on this...
My exact thoughts on it. Hopefully this will be the all Rally game I've been waiting years for.
Commented on 2012-07-21 06:34:57
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
Commented on 2012-07-21 07:47:55
Rather suspicious that the backgrounds are blurred out in most of the shots. They've either got something to hide, or whoever took the shots is just clueless.
Commented on 2012-07-21 10:29:24
They shall make a good physics, and I forgive all the shit that they did before. The ice is really beautiful
Commented on 2012-07-21 12:13:17 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
You missed the best console racing game online...Toca
Commented on 2012-07-21 16:28:09
This is much better. Give a Richard Burns Rally physics and I will the happiest gamer ever. :-)
Commented on 2012-07-21 17:07:04
It's certainly no dirt3 in the looks department, but it can't possibly be any worse then that POS game.
Commented on 2012-07-21 18:54:11
Ppl here seems to have forgotten how sub par the first 2 were.
Commented on 2012-07-21 19:00:55 In reply to asdfg
Posted by asdfg
Ppl here seems to have forgotten how sub par the first 2 were.
They where still better rally games then the competition tho. It's no richards burns or even the old PS2 WRC games, granted, but it's better then dirt...lol
Commented on 2012-07-21 23:13:30 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
You also missed PGR.
Commented on 2012-07-22 15:53:21 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
I remember the golden racing game days :(

During the PS1 > Xbox/PS2 era we got so much quality in the racing genre it's just sad to see all that just go. Gran Turismo (back when it was the shit!!!--in a good way), Need for Speed High Stakes, Rallisport, the birth of Forza, 24 Le Mans, Ferrari 355.......and I'm going to stop right there because I will get sentimental :P
lol no. Racing games this gen has been better than ever. More realism, better gfx. But there are just too many of them that is the problem and only 2-3 are good.
Commented on 2012-07-23 11:40:33
this has improved immensely graphics wise during the last few months. Nice!
Commented on 2012-07-24 09:06:37 In reply to raina
Posted by raina
lol no. Racing games this gen has been better than ever. More realism, better gfx. But there are just too many of them that is the problem and only 2-3 are good.
uh, no, try again.

About the game


What's up?
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker @KORNdog: I believe we can thank 60fps for that. I would not mind 30fps in campaign and 60fps in MP. I hope Gears 4 goes that route. (4 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog looking at how much halo 4 improved the visuals from bungie i'm disappointed 343 didn't carry on that route with halo5. at least in single player. should really be a graphical showpiece and it's not. (6 minutes ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker @KORNdog: The last part did look impressive to me though. (7 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog @Moonwalker: not impressive visually. but looks nice and smooth. (10 minutes ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker Halo 5 campaign video: [url] (13 minutes ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker @KORNdog: Really cool they are already adding it. But i read it's gonna be 30 or 40 dollars? Damn. (31 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog [url] so much for elite dangerous not being able to incorporate planet landing (can't even recall who i was arguing with) (34 minutes ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Turns out there was a mix up with the time for the live (different time zones). We'll be live with Andy tomorrow at 9 p.m. CET, most probably on PS4 this time. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Live cancelled, see news article for "info". (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Andy Tudor is a bit late so we'll have to wait a bit more. Sorry for the delay. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll be trying to play DiRT Rally live tonight at 9:45 CET. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood In just a few hours, at 3:00 CET, Bloodborne will get the Gamersyde treatment. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Harold live tomorrow evening, with Loris Malek and Olivier Derivière, only on Gamersyde. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Be there "tomorrow" morning at 8:01 am CET for our verdict on Sunset Overdrive and our direct feed videos. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories