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Electronic Arts has acquired Codemasters

Electronic Arts announced today that it has reached an agreement with the Board of Codemasters for the recommended acquisition of Codemasters. In the transaction, Codemasters’ shareholders will be entitled to receive 604 pence (approximately US$7.98*) in cash for each ordinary share of Codemasters with an implied enterprise value of US$1.2 billion. The acquisition is anticipated to be completed in the first quarter of calendar 2021. Continue reading Electronic Arts has acquired Codemasters

Dirt 5 PC Review

Whereas bolting a wheel and pedals to a desk was once enough to call yourself a simulation rally racer, this sub-genre of gaming has since evolved into something much more elaborate. Today’s sim fanatics build up colossal, multi-monitor racing rigs fitted with custom-made gauges. They even wear helmets and buy licensed peripherals covered with the hide of a real dead cow. To them, titles like Dirt Rally (or F1) are no longer games; they are the means to feel the real experience of motorsports.

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New DIRT 5 gameplay trailer showcases its dynamic weather system

Codemasters and Deep Silver have recently released a new gameplay trailer for DIRT 5. This gameplay showcases super-light machines barrelling through a gorgeous recreation of Morocco and battling through an ever-approaching sandstorm that engulfs the circuit mid-race. Continue reading New DIRT 5 gameplay trailer showcases its dynamic weather system