The next major content update for Codemasters’ award-winning off-road racing game title DIRT 5 launches today, adding a variety of new items and player-requested additions. The Uproar Content Pack adds four more cars, 25 nightly career events, additional achievements / trophies and more *, while the free update 4.00 features a range of new playgrounds items, private lobbies for multiplayer and other iconic liveries.
The Uproar Content Pack recreates four memorable fictional vehicles from DiRT: Showdown, with the Zenden Cup, Duke Coupe, Jackson Adventurer and Jackson Eulogy adding a unique style and flair to the already diverse vehicle list. The new career thread “Uproar” contains 25 racing scenarios, all of which include night races and pose new challenges for players on extreme racetracks around the world. There are also two new career sponsors, Puma and OffRoad Xtreme, whose liveries and other rewards are unlocked through races for these brands.
Update 4.00 is also available starting today for all DIRT 5 players and includes the After Dark Playgrounds: over 20 new objects to create your own racing arenas, all with a bold and bright color scheme to light up your creations. This update adds private lobbies that allow players to race with friends in bespoke events online.
Additional achievements / trophies have been added on all platforms linked to progress in the two latest career chapters. In response to popular requests, four more classic paint jobs are being added, including iconic designs for the SUBARU Impreza S4 Rally and the MITSUBISHI LANCER EVOLUTION VI.
“We’re excited to expand the ways gamers can experience DIRT 5 in this latest content update,” said Robert Karp, DIRT 5 Development Director at Codemasters. “The new cars, career events, and playgrounds have a unique style that we believe our community will love. Private lobbies and trophies / achievements are also big updates, and we’ll be adding more features that our players have requested over the course of 2021. ”
The Uproar Content Pack is included in the Amplified Edition and the Year One Upgrade of DIRT 5 or is available in digital stores, while the items in the After Dark Playgrounds are free for all players. DIRT 5 Amplified Edition or Year One Upgrade owners will get all new content in 2021. The game supports both Xbox Smart Delivery and the free upgrade for PlayStation when players switch to an Xbox Series X or PlayStation 5 **.
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* Standard Edition players can purchase the packs in their respective digital stores.
** Discless consoles require digital authorization to upgrade.