NASCAR 21: Ignition is arriving soon and we recently got a trailer for it. The game will be releasing for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam. Motorsport Games recently also revealed that the upgrade path for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series XS will be free. The pre-orders for the game have already begun yesterday. Furthermore, players who pre-order the digital versions of the game will get early access to the game. They would be able to avail themselves of the early access two days before the official release. They will also be getting a Traxion.gg paint scheme. There will be two versions of NASCAR 21: Ignition — Standard Edition and Champions Edition. In the Champions Edition, players will be able to play as the racing legend Bill Elliott.
It will also come with his paint schemes and, in-game career boost, and the season pass. The season pass entails three DLC packs and paint schemes, plus three other NASCAR legends drivers. It is looking like the game will feature the most impressive graphics in the series yet. There is a special focus on making the game look more and more authentic. That, coupled with a variety of new features and levels of customization has added to the hype. The game will utilize Epic’s Unreal Engine for the most realistic NASCAR race experience yet.
NASCAR 21: Ignition Release Date
NASCAR 21: Ignition will release on October 28, 2021, with the pre-orders already begun from August 12. Later down the line, the upgrades will be coming for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. Until then, the game is launching for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam. Managing Director of Nascar Gaming and E-sports Nick Rend also talked about the upcoming game. He said that an incredible amount of resources and talent have gone into completely developing the game.
CEO of Motorsport Games, Dmitry Kozko recently talked about NASCAR 21. He shared, “Motorsport Games is thrilled to offer our most true-to-life simulation of NASCAR to date with NASCAR 21: Ignition.” He also went on to say that with this game, the focus was on the fans and players. Talking further about the game, he said that they’re bringing “features, modes, and options they have long clamored for.” NASCAR 21: Ignition, according to Kozka, will capture the “atmosphere, pageantry and fierce competition of the NASCAR Cup Series.” He also went on to add that it will offer authenticity, competition, and accessibility through the game’s core foundations.
Game’s New Features Explained
According to the Motorsport Games, NASCAR 21: Ignition redefines the official video game of the stock car racing series. With incredible graphics and immersive gameplay, the game will up the authenticity and atmosphere. According to the makers, the focus is to get as close to the real thing as it can get. For this, the game will have official drivers, teams, and tracks from the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. The presentation will be authentic as well, including broadcast quality pre-race build-up and post-race replays. The driving will also resemble how you would drive the real thing in real life. It will be complete with updated track packages that represent the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series. As soon as the green flag drops the player plunges straight into the action.
Modes And Customization
For the new racers, a full suite of driver assists will make the game accessible. The place will have two options at the start. They can either head straight into the action with Race Now, playing as their favorite official NASCAR Cup Series driver. The second option, should you choose to accept it, will take you to an immersive and engaging career mode. In the career mode, the players will build their reputation in the sport while racing towards the championship. The game will also present a lot of options when it comes to customization. The players can enjoy an unrivaled level of customization with the brand new Paint Booth. You will be able to create your own NASCAR Cup Series paint scheme, with your own iconic race number. You can play with your friends or players across the world with the multiplayer option.
Check out the trailer for the game below;