Wired Productions Releases Details for GRIP: Combat Racing’s Fierce Multiplayer Action
Split-Screen, Tournaments, Leaderboard and More Showcased on New Multiplayer Trailer for the Upcoming Arcade Combat Racer on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and PC via Steam®
Watford, England – September 19, 2018 – Wired Productions Ltd., a leading independent video games publisher, and developer Caged Element Inc. are delighted to share details on the multiplayer features for GRIP: Combat Racing – a ferociously fast, futuristic arcade combat racer – including split-screen, tournament creation and online leaderboards.
Hurtling towards its November 6, 2018 release on PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®4 Pro; Microsoft® Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X and Windows PC; Nintendo Switch™ and Windows PC via Steam®, GRIP: Combat Racing offers players a unique competitive experience, testing their reflexes to the limit as they hurtle towards the finish line at over 767 mph. Those wishing to take their highly tuned skills into the PvP sphere can enjoy:
- Split-screen competitive play in both Race and Arena modes
- 10 Player online multiplayer with full lobby and matchmaking support
- Full tournament building support allowing racers to combine race modes and arenas from across GRIP’s galaxy to build bespoke playlists and competitions with friends
- Online leaderboards for Carkour and Race modes
Budding racers attending EGX 2018 at Birmingham’s NEC between September 20th and 23rd will be able to go hands on with GRIP: Combat Racing’s multiplayer including split-screen, LAN and solo play.
Additionally, GRIP racers enjoying the Early Access build on Steam can now take on competitors and race to get their name on the board as the multiplayer mode has already been unlocked.
About GRIP: Combat Racing:
Inspired by the Rollcage games of the late 90s and backed by a highly-skilled and accomplished team, which includes Rollcage programming veteran, Robert Baker, GRIP: Combat Racing celebrates the re-emergence of blindingly fast arcade combat racers. The game will see racers hurtling their way around 22 breath-taking tracks, driving one of 15 armored cars; while deploying a bristling arsenal of nine outlandish weapons and power-ups. Built on Unreal® Engine 4, the game accelerates ahead of the racing crowd by offering players gravity-defying physics reaching speeds of over 767 mph – making it the fastest racing game on four wheels. GRIP: Combat Racing will speed onto the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation 4 Pro, Xbox One, the all-in-one entertainment system from Microsoft, Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch™ and Windows PC via Steam® on November 6, 2018.
GRIP uses the Unreal® Engine. Unreal® is a trademark or registered trademark of Epic Games, Inc. in the United States of America and elsewhere. and “Unreal® Engine, Copyright 1998 – 2018, Epic Games, Inc. All rights reserved.
About Caged Element
Caged Element is an innovative new development studio headquartered in Toronto, Canada, formed by a group of seasoned racing game developers and fans. Nostalgic for the return of the hardcore combat racer, their debut title GRIP quickly gained profile through Steam early access and is now hurtling towards an all formats release in 2018.
For more information visit: http://www.cagedelement.com.
About Wired Productions Ltd
Wired Productions is a leading video games publisher based in Watford, UK. Founded in 2008 and shortlisted by MCV for Indie Publish of the Year 2018, Wired have produced and published award-winning titles across all major platforms. Bringing games to market in both physical and digital media, notable launches to date include Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn, Victor Vran: Overkill Edition, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood and The Town of Light.
For more information visit http://www.wiredproducions.com. Fans can get the latest news by joining the GRIP: Combat Racing communities on Twitter at @gripvideogame, Facebook at @gripvideogame, via hashtag #GRIPCombatRacing, and on Discord.
Those wanting to grip the wheel now can play GRIP: Combat Racing via early access on Steam.