Crew Motorfest goes fender-to-fender with Forza Horizon on PS5, PS4 this year
If you’re a PlayStation-only owner, you’re going to be asking for big things from The Crew Motorfest, officially announced by Ubisoft for PS5 and PS4 earlier today. Due in 2023, Open World will return to the roots of the arcade racer series, meaning the water and aerial disciplines from its predecessor appear to be out. This time the focus is on four wheels, although there will be plenty of variety: from moderners to sports cars, there’s plenty to look forward to. Do PS5 and PS4 have a Forza Horizon Finally the opposite?
“Crew Motorfest has settled into one of the most breathtaking and vibrant places on Earth: the island of Oahu in the Hawaiian archipelago,” teases the press release. “It’s the perfect playground for players to have fun together with their vehicles: racing through the city streets of Honolulu, going down the slopes of an ash volcano, venturing deep into lush rainforests, drifting along curvy mountain roads, Or just chilling. sunny beach.”
An insider program will open from February 1, and you can register your interest By here. “This closed test, split into different phases, will help the development team gather feedback to ensure an optimal player experience at launch and beyond,” explains the blurb. “The first phase of the Insider program will be limited to PC to allow for rapid iteration. During the final stages, this closed test will open up to consoles.”
There’s no firm release date at the moment, but as hinted, the title is due out later this year – and will only go beyond launch. “Motorfest will allow car enthusiasts to fulfill their ultimate action driving bucket list through a series of tailor-made races, themed events, and other unique challenges,” says the French publisher. “Whatever your favorite car style, Crew Motorfest has something for everyone.”
We’re a big fan of bright and airy arcade racers, but they’ve been in short supply on PS5 and PS4. Here’s hoping that itches once and for all.
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