Ubisoft’s new extreme sports game Riders Republic brings 50-player races to the next gen

Ubisoft’s newest game is called Riders republic, And it resembles a large-scale multiplayer mashup of the company’s trials and steep franchises set in the most beautiful national parks in the United States. It launched on February 25, 2021 on Google Stadia, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, Xbox One and Xbox XX.

The trailer, announced on Thursday during Ubisoft Forward, showed viewers a wingsuit, mountain bike, snowboard and other popular gear in the great outdoors. The race looks huge, with dozens of competitors riding in different rides, jumping and running.

“It’s really an extreme sports fantasy,” said Manfred Neuber, a designer with Ubisoft Annecy, who is leading the development. The studio was also behind the 2016 ski-and-snowboarding racer Standing. A subsequent presentation was shown Riders republic Licensed to feature X Games and other real-world extreme sports brands.

A news from Ubisoft said Riders republic More than 50 other players will feature PvP races with courses running through America’s Bryce Canyon, Yosemite Valley, Sequoia, Zion, Canyonlands, Mammath Mountain and Grand Teton National Park.

In addition to the huge free-for-all races, players will also receive six-on-six team events, an online leaderboard challenge and bling, a progression system with gear and other prizes for built athletes.

Riders republic Ubisoft said it will run at 60 fps on the next gen-console and will display more than 50 players simultaneously. “Combined with the game’s very intuitive character and an innovative trick system with camera controls, all players, casual and hardcore, will have the chance to experience unused pleasure from the start.”