By Team SimRacingWorld
29 May 2003
Thursday May 29th (2pm UK time) - It's shakedown day for Colin McRae Rally 3 on PC as Codemasters today launches the playable demo, now available to download from the game's dedicated website at www.codemasters.com/colinmcrae3.
Coming just ahead of the full game's launch on June 13th, the playable demo lets gamers take to the wheel of the Ford Focus RS WRC driving as McRae over three challenging stages across the UK, Japan and Sweden.
Colin McRae Rally 3 gives PC gamers the total rally driver experience and captures the emotions and consequences of being a professional rally champion. It's an unbelievably personal gaming experience, as you become the globe's greatest rally driver - Colin McRae himself.
Making a massive leap in terms of playability, motor sport detail, rich visuals and the perfect rally car handling the series is renowned for, Colin McRae Rally 3 pummels players through a three-year series of championships.
The Colin McRae Rally video game series has shipped 6 million copies to date and is recognised as one of the games market's most valuable and acclaimed motor sport franchises.
Demanding total McRae commitment and total McRae determination, Colin McRae Rally 3 will launch for PC on June 13th. To download the playable demo and join the petrol-heads in the forum, check the web site at www.codemasters.com/colinmcrae3.
Codemasters is a leading developer and publisher of best-selling interactive entertainment products for a global audience on current and future gaming platforms and channels. Established in 1986, the company's dominant brands include Colin McRae Rally, TOCA, LMA Manager, and Operation Flashpoint. The company is headquartered in Southam, Warwickshire UK and maintains European operations in Germany, France, Spain, and Benelux. The company has its US headquarters in New York and maintains an online gaming facility in Oakhurst, CA. More information about the company and its products is available online at www.codemasters.com.