Saber Interactive announced that Dakar Desert Rally, the studio’s open world rally driver, will arrive in October. Based on the famous Dakar Rally, the game features “intense off-road action” across 30 stages of the official Dakar Rally 2020, 2021 and 2022, with a range of authentic vehicles.
Dakar Desert Rally promises realistic physics and visuals, plus dynamic seasons and weather, to keep you on your toes, while “capturing the true speed and excitement” of the greatest rally race on the planet. You can expect licensed motorcycles, cars, trucks, quads, and SSVs, as well as unique challenges to complete, in single-player and four-player multiplayer events.
Dakar Desert Rally is coming to Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and PC on October 4, priced at $39.99 / £34.99 with pre-orders available now. The Dakar Desert Rally Deluxe Edition can also be pre-ordered for $59.99 / £54.99, bundling the game with the game’s Season Pass, which includes the DAF Truck Turbo-Twin and Peugeot 405 Turbo 16 upon unlocking of the vehicle on the first day.
The Dakar Desert Rally Season Pass will also grant access to five upcoming DLC packs upon release, featuring a new map, new vehicles and two new rally events. Pre-order any version of the game, and you can also get the exclusive Audi RS Q e-tron – the first electric vehicle to win a desert rally.