Dakar 18 is a newly announced cross-country rally racing game being developed by Bigmoon Entertainment (Demons Age, Police Simulator 18) with publishing from Deep Silver (Dead Island, Saints Row IV).
Bigmoon has ambitious aims to make this one of the biggest open worlds ever made in a racing game. The game is based off the official Dakar rally raid hosted annually in South America and features a variety of vehicles, including motorcycles, cars, trucks, quads and SxS.
Deep Silver states that “DAKAR 18 is focused on the realism and promises stunning visuals, which faithfully represent every vehicle and pilot of the DAKAR 2018 rally. The game includes the major official Dakar manufacture teams, vehicles and pilots, the 5 racing class categories (Cars, Bikes, Trucks, Quads and SxS), and much more. In addition, the game will feature a single player, online and offline multiplayer experience.”
No release date has been announced as of yet, but the game is set to arrive on PlayStation 4, Xbox One & PC platforms.