A new generation of FORMULA ONE video games featuring Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso, Sebastian Vettel and all the official drivers, teams and circuits from the 2009 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP was announced today by Codemasters, the developer and publisher of award-winning racing video games, under its exclusive worldwide agreement with Formula One Administration Limited.
The first title in the series, F1 2009, will debut on Wii and PSP (PlayStationPortable) system this autumn. F1 2009 will deliver an authentic and accessible recreation of the current FORMULA ONE season, including, for the first time in a FORMULA ONE title, the stunning Singapore night race. A trailer video is now live at www.formula1-game.com, Codemastersí new online destination for the game.
Extending the FORMULA ONE experience to further gaming formats, it was also announced that F1 2010 is in development at Codemasters Studios and coming mid 2010 for the PLAYSTATION3 computer entertainment system, Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and Games For Windows. F1 2010 is being created using Codemastersí EGO Engine technology, which most recently powered the BAFTA award-winning Race Driver: GRID.
Source: Codemasters Press Release