Racers of all-types can look forward to taking on terrain
and defying gravity in the newly-released Open Beta for The Crew 2 – available
today on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.
The Crew 2’s Open Beta allows players to explore an
open-world USA in their favourite vehicles and take on the all-new motorsports-inspired
campaign mode. Additional content is also present over the Closed Beta
as players will now be able to progress through the first two fame levels to unlock
new disciplines and vehicles as they earn more in-game followers. Those new to
the Open Beta include Touring Car, Drift, Motocross, and Jetsprint and join the
pre-existing Street Race, Powerboat, Rally Raid, and Aerobatics activities
already available from the Closed Beta.
The Open Beta is available to download for everyone and can
be enjoyed in four-player co-op or in single-player. There’s no PvP mode just
yet, as that won’t be coming to The Crew 2 until sometime
this Winter. Those who wish to participate in The Crew 2’s Open Beta can
simply download it for free from the Xbox Store, PlayStation Store, Uplay or
Steam. Participating in the Open Beta also grants you an exclusive reward for
the full game – a Gold Helmet that can be used to customize your in-game
Developed by Ivory Tower in Lyon, France, The Crew 2 has
been built to allow players to experience the thrill of American motorsports
inside “a fully-redesigned USA.” Players can push the limits of their vehicles
in non-stop competition and exploration to become the greatest motorsports
champion America has to offer as they collect a wide variety of exotic cars,
bikes, boats and planes to dominate the racing scene on land, on water, and in
The Crew 2 launches worldwide
on June 29th, 2018 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Gold Edition owners can
experience the full game ahead of its full release from June 26th – just one
day after the Open Beta wraps up on June 25th, 2018 at 8am UTC. The Crew 2 also
takes advantage of 4K Ultra HD support on Xbox One X and
high-end PCs, and this can be experienced today in the Open Beta.
For more on The Crew 2, don’t miss our
in-depth hands-on preview with Ubisoft’s newest open-world racer, as well
as our detailed look at the game’s
content creator tools, and our
captured footage from the Xbox One X version of the game, including a first-look at its
street racing action.
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