Good news for sim racers today as beta testing for Real Time Racing from iOpener Media has opened!
Randomly selected beta testers now have the opportunity to test the first ‘iOpener Enabled’ race game RTR (Real-Time Racing) to its limits. For the next four months 5,000 gamers will be able to race from behind their own PC against real professionals driving real powerful GT cars at Circuit Zolder in Belgium.
In the last months already over 11,000 enthusiastic gamers and race fans registered at www.real-timeracing.com to have a chance to be the first to take on the challenge of racing against the professional race drivers during live events, and based on stored data after the events. The first live event during the four month beta period will take place on October 8, 2009.You can find out much more about this technology on the official iOpener website.
The new immersive iOpener Enabled feature is based on iOpener’s patented technology providing highly accurate positioning and telemetry data of the real cars, and specially developed iOpener software, which are injected in the game. SimBin CEO, Henrik Roos, says: “We are excited to be the first to introduce the revolutionary iOpener Enabled feature into a SimBin game and expose it to the racing world. RTR is a game which both sim racers as well as casual gamers will enjoy playing.” Andy Lürling, iOpener CEO adds: “We have great live events in the pipeline for the next months, which will bring a striking experience to the beta testers. After years of preparation we are excited to receive the first feedback from the testers.”