Monday, December 14, 2009


Publisher: Codemasters
Developer: Codemasters Studio
Category: Sports
Release DatesN Amer - 12/10/2009Intl - 12/15/2009


DiRT 2 Games for Windows LIVE Edition Now Available
PC Gamers Can Experience the Critically Acclaimed Racer in Time for the Holidays

New X Games Events Exclusively For Dirt 2
Codemasters And Espn Deliver All New X Games Integration Exclusively For Colin Mcrae: Dirt 2

Codemasters Signs Ken Block for DiRT2
Ken Block feature video reveals new hero of rally’s role as technical consultant and in-gamer mentor for the next iteration of the legendary off-road racing game series

Codemasters Breaks Out the Big Guns at Gamers Day
Codemasters showcased some of the star players from its 2009 portfolio at its San Francisco Gamers Day event,

Colin McRae DiRT 2 announcement
Rally legend honoured as game takes inspiration from modern off-road events

All News for DiRT 2


As the sequel to the acclaimed racer of 2007, DiRT 2 is set to take off-road racing games to a new level, with benchmark tech, thrilling new race types, big event atmosphere, stunning locations, a new breed of off-roading heroes and a peerless line-up of super-charged speed machines.

Promising a thrilling race experience and an extreme sports attitude that borrows from snowboarding and skateboarding culture, DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to diverse and challenging real-world environments to compete in contemporary off-road events. Specifically selected to deliver aggressive and fast paced racing, DiRT 2’s garage will house a best-in-class collection of officially licensed rally cars and off-road vehicles; covering seven vehicle classes and players will be given the keys to powerful machines right from the off.


  • DiRT 2 will come complete with full online functionality that will be core to the overall experience, with head-to-head competitive online play and new social features to engage the racing community. Prepare for mud, gravel, dust and dirt too in DiRT 2.
  • Turbo-charged off-roading with extreme sports attitude: Multiple disciplines, encompassing the very best that modern off-roading has to offer and fuelled by the 3rd generation of Codemasters’ world-renowned EGO Engine technology, DiRT 2 has more attitude, more adrenaline and more DiRT than ever – off-roading just got cool.
  • Take it on Tour: DiRT 2 will take players on a World Tour to compete in aggressive multi-car and intense solo race events in the most diverse and challenging real-world environments. Career paths will span the globe as players unlock tours in stunning locations spread across the face of the planet. USA, Japan, Malaysia, Baja, Croatia and others await as players climb to the pinnacle of modern competitive off-roading.
  • It’s all about the event: DiRT2 is adrenaline-fuelled extreme sports with eye-popping visuals and presentation in stunning real-world locations. Events include exhilarating rally cross in the massive Los Angeles sports stadium’s “Stadium King Shootout”, edge-of-control canyon racing of Utah’s “Creek Trailblazer” event, the “Rawang Rally Run” along treacherous Malaysian rainforest tracks and the “Battersea Battle”, where night races are staged at the iconic London power station.
  • Love your ride: Embark on a game-long love affair with your favorite cars. Rather than being forced through a checklist of in-game cars, DiRT2 enables players to pick their favorite rides and drive them across multiple disciplines. Upgrade them, cherish them - and then smash them to bits at breakneck speeds. Get to know which to use for what event and surface, tweak them to perfection, then push them to the absolute limit.
  • The complete off-road online package: DiRT 2 invites players to become part of an extreme sports community, with full online multiplayer race events and community integration across multiple disciplines. With leader boards, news feeds and ‘scribbles’ to keep you up-to-date on your friends’ racing achievements, DiRT 2 will be a social hub for off-roading fans.


To be titled “Colin McRae: DiRT 2” in all territories outside of the U.S.