DriveClub Gets Major New Update, Which Adds 6 New Tracks To The Game For Free
It’s basically a full fledged expansion, all for free.
Sony and Evolution Studios’ DriveClub is receiving a major new update this month, which will add a multitude of new content to the game, all for free- the update brings 6 new “Scotland – Old Town” tracks to the game for free, along with Hardcore handling, new Elite, Driver & Club Levels, and multiple more improvements.
The update represents part of developer Evolution Studios’ push to keep DriveClub fresh and relevant, and responsive to the needs of the community. It is a push that has worked- the game is in a very different place now than it was at launch, and it has gone on to sell at least 2 million copies worldwide.
The full list of changes and improvements that this new update brings with it to the table follows:
This update brings 6 new “Scotland – Old Town” tracks to the game for free, along with Hardcore handling, new Elite, Driver & Club Levels & many more improvements based on your feedback.
The update also prepares the game for the addition of the “No Limits” and “Suzuki” Expansions, coming to PlayStation Store on Feb 23rd.
FULL DETAILS OF THIS MONTH’S GAME UPDATE (1.26):
» The newest track “Scotland – Old Town” is here, offering 6 track variants to play across all DRIVECLUB & DRIVECLUB BIKES game modes.
» A new “Hardcore Handling” option is now available, turning off traction control, stability control & other assists. Enable this in Gameplay Settings for a more realistic driving experience.
» Multiplayer Private lobbies have a new ‘Photo mode’ setting to help you choreograph photos and videos with friends. This disables ghosting, wrong way timers and automated reset to track scenarios.
» Photo mode screen filters can now be enabled outside of photo mode, while you race.
» Photo mode now offers extended Zoom and Exposure settings, plus all settings persist between photo captures during an event.
» Replays have a new option to toggle player tags on and off at any time during the replay when you use the L1 Button.» The Dynamic Precipitation option has been improved to reduce the likelihood of persistent rain.
» 10 new Elite Levels have been added (new cap is 35).
» 10 new Driver Levels have been added (new cap is 95) with new livery rewards to unlock along the way.
» 25 new Club Levels have been added (new cap is 85) with new livery rewards to unlock along the way.
» The loading screen for DRIVECLUB and DRIVECLUB BIKES now show off 2 awesome new #PS4share community photos.
» Fixed the ‘Weekend Warrior’ Trophy for DRIVECLUB BIKES. Ranking up the KTM 1290 Super Duke R to Bike Level 15 is now no longer a requirement.
» Includes general improvements for game performance, stability and usability.
FEBRUARY STORE UPDATE (ADD-ONS COMING TO PLAYSTATION®STORE ON FEBRUARY 23RD WORLDWIDE):
» “No Limits” Expansion Pack featuring 6 events, 5 Trophies and 2 new cars: Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 V-Spec II & Honda Civic Type-R.
» “Suzuki” Expansion Pack featuring 6 events, 5 Trophies and 2 new Bikes: Suzuki GSX-R1000 & Suzuki GSX-S1000 ABS.
DOWNLOAD & INSTALLATION:
The update will be available from Feb 11th. Update size is 0.9GB bringing the total size of all updates combined so far to 13GB.
DriveClub is available exclusively on the PS4.