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Idea for next Codemasters Rally Game. Let's try to do a Colin McRae game.
Hi all. I have a big idea for the new Codemasters Rally Game and also few suggestions to could make the game even better. First of all like you seen DiRT Rally was the game which was very important for the community we got a real rally, real stages and much of fun, i think the physics are a little bit upgraded in DiRT 4 which for me was a good improvement, but the list of cars could be a little bit frustrating sometimes and the stages despite they look good, the most important is that there wasn't real stages and we don't got the most cult rallies like Monte Carlo or Finland. I think that Michigan was the only bad choice but anyway. More rallies and iconic cars like from the late 90's and later are needed. And now i want to say something about my biggest idea which can be tricky to do. We got this year a beatiful 10th anniversary of Colin McRae's death. It would be such a very good thing to remember one of the biggest name again of making the Ultimate Colin McRae game like Milestone did that with Sebastien Loeb. Of course the game don't need to be released this year, and of course it's a lot of work to do. First off all what someone could need in this game is the full career of Colin from the WRC. It could start at the time of his debut in 1987 or from then when he was driving the Sierra. The most important years of course will be the years in subaru where he crashed some of the moments but finally he achieved his first win in Rally New Zealand and then 2 years later with a big rivalry with Carlos Sainz his first WRC Drivers Tittle and also as the youngest ever WRC champion. The years later are the most iconic when he tried to fight for the victory with Subaru Impreza in these times when we got also the first lovely Colin McRae Rally (1998) and Tommi Makkinen which was a very strong rival for McRae and he was later the 4 time World Champion. Next it was Ford with his new Ford Focus in 1999 which also was a very strong team and he make a decision to join it after all these years in Subaru. He of course was very unlucky there in 1999, and 2000 but 2001 was the year when he could be the World Champion for a second time, but this one biggest mistake which was to early cutted corner cost him the World Champion. 2002, 2003 was also very frustrating for McRae with technical issues and crashes but he changed also the Co Driver because something gone wrong there. The next years some of you know well. It was Citroen, Skoda and then it could be Subaru but unfortunately we couldn't see his WRC comeback anymore. In the game there should be an era of every moments of his Career. it could be also a very motivating stuff for everyone because McRae was a person which tried every time and all was possible to see from him in these all fantastic years. About the game again. There should be also a Own Career Mode where you start from the beginning and then you fight for the victory and for the title. The physics need to be realistic but also easy for begginners like it was in DiRT 4 with Simulation and Gamer Handling, Gamer Handling is very enjoyable for example with a gamepad, the Simulation need to be better than in DiRT 4 and Rally which can be tricky but possible to do. I know of course that the biggest problem can be the License the Permit and many other but the DiRT games has now a big mileage and i think there should be something new or something special as the next game. If this isn't possible i prefer DiRT Rally 2 and more cars (also minimum 1 or 2 cars from WRC 2010s) , more rallies, and if not real stages then selfmade with not repeating corners and places. The WRC games are becoming very enjoyable and i thing it's time for better changes and new direction which can dominate the racing games market later. I said that Colin McRae tried. We should also try. "If in doubt, Flat out." Write please what do you think about that in the comments.
Greetings from one of the biggest Codemasters, Evolution Studios and Colin McRae fans. Without you i wouldn't know so good the person which was Colin.