WRC 3

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Description

Live the Official WRC Experience

The Unique Official WRC Game!

The official game of the WRC is back, fully updated to the contents of the 2011 Official Championship and with brand-new contents and game modes! The real excitement of drifts, jumps, handbrakes and also crashes returns on PC!


Key Features:

  • Official license:

    Enjoy all the official contents from the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship, including all the main teams, cars, locations and a lot of exclusive contents, like the “Rallye Monte-Carlo” and Volkswagen Polo R WRC test car!

  • Improved Graphic Quality:

    In WRC 3 all the graphic aspects have been completely reworked to give the player the best experience in a Rally Game. Thanks to the new Spikengine new lighting effects, shadows, particle effects will be featured in the game to offer the maximum level of realism to each player. And pay attention to the new surfaces and the weather conditions!

  • Brand New Career Mode:

    The largest and funniest section of WRC 3. It is a mix of racing gameplay and management elements where the player customizes cars and team increasing the sense of ree" playability mixing all with a common "narrative" thread… an adventure around the world! Career Mode also comes with brand new Challenges System in which players will face different challenges based on hitting targets or performing particular special manoeuvres!

  • Real Sounds:

    The new engine allows a different management of in game sounds and effects. All the cars have been live recorded also with on board microphones to catch all the real effects heard by the drivers. For each country (EFIGS) a professional actor have been appointed to perform peace notes given by a real co-driver to guarantee a real on board environment to the player.

  • Handling:

    The game will include an accurate and revamped physics model allowing players to feel the same emotions of a driver racing a real WRC car. Although car behavior on track is really close to reality and gives experienced users a very satisfying feeling, WRC 3 offers a set of driving helps (Auto-Brake, Auto-Transmission, Braking Assistance, Stability Help and Physical damage level) that allows beginners to perform a complete Special Stage and enjoy the game without too many difficulties.

  • Downloadable Contents:

    Stay tuned, more locations and cars are coming soon!

Customer reviews

80

Third time's the charm!

Obsessor | Aug. 5, 2014 | See all Obsessor's reviews »

So... Take WRC 2, fix the most annoying things, ad some polish(alas not enough... again). Looks like guys from Milestone are finally getting the hang of this racing games business.

Cars handle nicely, graphics are ok(still not awesome, but this series wasn't known of having graphics above the "ok" level), music... well, I never notice it, I'm too busy trying(and failing)to stay on the track. I don't know why people sneer at career. I liked it in WRC 2, like it in third part.

To sum up, WRC series is doing fine. It's not a great AAA game to get all the hype and love of teenagers weeping "mommy pls." But it's certainly fun to play it

86

WRC 3 is fun to everyone, a little bit less alone..

XGpredator | Jan. 3, 2014 | See all XGpredator's reviews »

WRC 3 has much in common with WRC 2. Milestone developers have fixed a bunch of aberrations and finally offer a real rally game. Not without some glaring flaws, such as its career mode which is particularly mediocre, this third episode finally puts the series back on track. But i'd say, investing in WRC 3 is a good idea but with one condition, playing the multiplayer , a mode in which it excels.

82

Currently the best Rallye game

Kradath | July 14, 2013 | See all Kradath's reviews »

As the Dirt series diverted away from the core rallye gameplay I was on the lookout for an alternative. At first I thought there wasn't actually any to the dirt series, until I found this one.

It not only covers all the current WRC cars and drivers, but the atmosphere is simply great, the cars handle good. There are some minor issues with it like the lack of staggered starts, which are quite important, night races or changeable weather conditions.

Nevertheless, there currently is no better racing game and if they improve upon this title in WRC4 the series will flourish even more in the future.

71

YES!

Shykon | May 24, 2013 | See all Shykon's reviews »

I really can't imagine anythin better than this, great game!

80

Not perfect, but a good alternative to DiRT

rossa14 | April 17, 2013 | See all rossa14's reviews »

Do you like rally games, but think the DiRT series isn't quite what you are looking for these days? Well this game might be for you.

I played the first WRC from these guys and at that time you could tell they were fairly new to this type of game; as a whole, there wasn't much there to get excited about. Fast forward to WRC3 and they are now doing quite a good job at hitting the sweet spot for what makes a good rally game (in terms of how it plays [Car physics, ect...]). The graphics still aren't amazing, but are far from what you could call terrible; at the same time though, the engine seems to hold up well without any major issues or slowdowns. The audio is also quite good, ranging from the music in the menus and loading screens, down to the pace notes (which by the way can be tuned to be called out later or earlier than normal depending on preference).

Overall, it's not bad for a developer that mostly does motorbike games, and it's a game that does a good job of recreating the official FIA championship as it stands today. Well worth checking out for rally fans.