Codemasters® today announced that GRID® will be fully playable to the public for the first time at gamescom 2019. The long-awaited return of the much-loved racing franchise will feature on the Deep Silver & Friends stand in Hall 9 and the Microsoft Xbox booth in Hall 8.
Fans will be able to experience high-speed racing like no other from Tuesday 20 August to Saturday 24 August. Players will compete against AI drivers with 400 different race personalities, establish rivals and battle nemeses. Create your own motorsport stories whilst pushing the most iconic cars to their limits.
“The team have been amazed by the love and the positive reception GRID has received since its announcement in May” said Chris Smith, GRID Game Director at Codemasters. “We are so excited to bring our vision for dynamic motorsport racing to the gamescom community. I truly look forward to seeing all the players having fun with GRID and creating their own racing stories, I hope to see you there. “
GRID can be played on the Deep Silver & Friends stand in Koelnmesse Hall 9 and the Microsoft Xbox booth in Hall 8.
GRID is released on October 11, 2019 on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X and Windows PC (DVD and via Steam) and November on Google Stadia. Players who pre-order the Ultimate Edition will get three days early access.