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Interview: Codemasters - F1 Race Stars: Powered Up Edition

Codemasters - F1 Race Stars: Powered Up Edition

Vroom vroom

Codemasters’ F1 Race Stars: Powered Up Edition finally zoomed on to the Wii U eShop this week in Europe and North America; its marketing promises fast and fun arcade racing on the Wii U, with four-player split-screen racing. Formula One fans may get a kick out of seeing stars such as Lewis Hamilton, Alonso and Vettel make an...

Video: Codemasters Co-Founder David Darling Talks Game Genie, Micro Machines And More

Codemasters Co-Founder David Darling Talks Game Genie, Micro Machines And More

Industry veteran speaks exclusively to Nintendo Life

Codemasters is one of the UK's long-running video game studios and was founded by brothers David and Richard Darling way back in 1986. Although both have since parted company with the firm, they've left an incredible legacy which covers a variety of platforms, including the 8-bit Nintendo...

News: F1 2011 Lines Up on 3DS on 25th November

F1 2011 Lines Up on 3DS on 25th November

Start your engines

Codemasters has just revealed the launch date for its first 3DS game: F1 2011 will reach Europe on 25th November. As with Codies' previous Nintendo F1 title, F1 2009 on Wii, experienced racing studio Sumo Digital has handled development so we should be in for a pretty solid representation of the sport: the first time it's gone 3D,...

News: Codemasters Lining Up Formula 1 for Wii U Grid

Codemasters Lining Up Formula 1 for Wii U Grid

Push Button's buttons

Codemasters is known for its racing games, and while it was announced at E3 that the studio's well-respected Dirt rally franchise is on the way to Wii U, its flashier equivalent F1 is racing to the new console too. CEO Rod Cousens told MCV that both its flagship racers will be making the move to Wii U, and gave his support to Nintendo's next console experiment: Nintendo is..