Slighty Mad Studios, developer of the upcoming virtual reality (VR) compatible Project CARS has confirmed that Bandai Namco Games will be distributing the title on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Wii U worldwide. The deal was announced this week and will see the two companies working together come the title’s November 2014 release. Project CARS will launch with support for the Oculus Rift VR headset on PC, with support for the Project Morpheus VR headset on PlayStation 4 also planned.
“With a portfolio of prestigious, popular, and iconic titles under their wing, Bandai Namco are the perfect partners to bring our pioneering community-driven game to players around the world.” said Ian Bell, Head Of Studio, Slightly Mad Studios.
Project CARS is a racing simulation title which allows users to try out a variety of different types of racing, or focus on one specific element. The title has gained the attention of genre fans thanks to its impressive visuals and the developer’s past work on the likes of Need for Speed: Shift and more. A more specific launch date for the title is yet to be confirmed.
VRFocus will continue to follow Project CARS, reporting back with any more updates on its development.