Le Mans 24 Hours features more than 70 incredibly detailed licensed cars from the official Le Mans race, including prototypes and GT’s. Players can blast through 12 faithfully reproduced real-world circuits, including the world famous Le Mans 24 Hours circuit and the Petit Le Mans US track. Racers will encounter realistic racing conditions including rain, mist and dust, and will experience both day and nighttime driving. The game fully immerses player in the world of extreme automotive racing with detailed environments, drivers and active pit crews, advanced AI, new car settings and real-time lighting. With five unique and challenging modes to blast through at up to 200 miles per hour, gamers are in for the ride of their lives.
Under development by Melbourne House, the masterminds behind the award-winning Test Drive Le Mans for Sega Dreamcast, Le Mans 24 Hours promises to rev up gamers’ appetites this summer on PC-CD ROM for a retail price of $29.99.
New York-based Infogrames, Inc. (Nasdaq: IFGM) is one of the largest third-party publishers of interactive entertainment software in the U.S. The Company develops video games for all consoles (Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft), PCs, and Macintosh systems. Infogrames’ catalogue of more than 1,000 titles includes award-winning franchises such as Civilization®, Backyard Sports™, Deer Hunter®, Driver™, RollerCoaster Tycoon®, Test Drive®, and Unreal®, and key licenses including Warner Bros. Looney Tunes™, Nickelodeon’s Blue’s Clues®, Dragon Ball Z®, Mission Impossible®, Terminator®, Harley-Davidson®, Major League Baseball®, and the National Football League®, among many others. The Company’s Humongous Entertainment and MacSoft labels are leaders in children’s and Macintosh entertainment software, respectively.