Codemasters’ officially licensed line of F1 games has made its way to the iOS.
The Formula 1 game, titled F1 Challenge, launched today on the App Store and is available for download on the iPad and the iPhone. Screenshots for the game can be seen on its App Store page.
F1 Challenge will offer various modes of play: Duels, Time Trials, Chase the Ace, standard F1 Race events and special Grand Prix challenges based on actual moments from the Formula One World Championships of 2012.
The game will also feature licensed F1 cars and drivers – including (but not limited to) Fernando Alonso, Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton.
F1 Challenge presents a unique new style of gameplay, giving you control over a Formula One from an isometric perspective, steering and maneuvering it with different touch gestures. F1 Challenge is priced at $2.99 and is 228 MB in size.
For more details, read the official press release below:
EXPERIENCE FORMULA ONE™ ON THE GO AS F1™ CHALLENGE LAUNCHES ON iOS TODAY
Complete over 90 quick-fire challenges in new official FORMULA ONE game for iPad and iPhone from Codemasters®
Codemasters® today announced that F1™ CHALLENGE – an officially licensed FORMULA 1™ videogame for iPad and iPhone – has launched on the App Store today for $2.99. In F1 CHALLENGE players will complete over 90 racing events and recreate thrilling moments from the 2012 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™ with slick touch controls for on-the-go gaming.
Drivers including Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton are shown going wheel-to-wheel in the trailer alongside FORMULA ONE content, including stats and info about the sport, which the player can collect as they progress through the game.
F1 CHALLENGE has been developed for quick-fire FORMULA ONE racing on the go. Featuring officially licensed FORMULA ONE cars, stars and teams, players can take on a wide range of different racing challenges and modes including Time Trials, Duels, Chase the Ace, Race events and short GRAND PRIX™ challenges with 12 cars on track. As gamers complete challenges they will unlock an in-game collection of FORMULA ONE facts and trivia about cars, teams, tracks and drivers.
F1 CHALLENGE features a simple and slick control system, with options for both left and right-handed gamers. Players will feel the thrill of FORMULA ONE on the move by using touch to steer, a simple tap to deploy K.E.R.S. and by slip-streaming to gain the advantage on their opponents in the game’s isometric view, tuned for Apple’s Retina Displays.