F1 Race Stars trailer reveals “toonified” Hamilton, Alonso and Vettel



Karting spin off F1 Race Stars gets a trailer and screens that shows off a tiny Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel.

The mini-racer promises 4-player split screen and 12 player online multiplayer and circuits that that “take inspiration from the most exciting tracks from the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship”. Read the full press info below the screens for more.

F1 RACE STARS takes FORMULA ONE over the top for racing fans of all ages.

• FORMULA ONE STARS AS NEVER SEEN BEFORE! In F1 RACE STARS, the whole cast of FORMULA ONE stars become personality-packed, toonified heroes driving all-new F1 RACE STARS cars representing each team from the 2012 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™ on a range of super-fast, feature-packed circuits. Codemasters Racing Studios has drawn upon its vast experience in track design and racing AI and let its game designers and artists off the leash to create a fresh new FORMULA ONE experience.

• IT’S A FORMULA OF FUN FOR ALL – With instantly accessible pick-up-and-play gameplay, F1 RACE STARS will enable players of all ages and abilities to dive straight into position-swapping, wheel-to-wheel competition. With up to 4-players competing in split-screen multiplayer, head-to-head competition or coming together in teams, F1 RACE STARS is perfect for sharing the fun with friends and family. Up to 12 players can also race in online multiplayer and by signing up to RaceNet, the free online extension for Codemasters Racing games, players can track their races, rivals and rewards and join in regular F1 RACE STARS community events.

• A NEW WORLD OF FORMULA ONE – Race circuits that take inspiration from the most exciting tracks from the 2012 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP will bring a new world of FORMULA ONE alive as each becomes a fantasy racing theme park featuring jumps, multiple-routes, shortcuts, and more. Gamers will negotiate Spa’s iconic Eau Rouge with a range of power ups before taking on a death-defying loop-the-loop in Belgium, race across speeding bullet trains in Japan and hit the accelerator to leap the swimming pool at Monaco and much, much more.