Lego 2K Drive has been officially announced by LEGO and 2K Games. Visual Concepts’ AAA racing adventure is set to release on May 19th on various platforms, including Steam and Epic Games Store for PC users and PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Switch for console players.
The announcement was made on Twitter by LEGO, where a rather interesting sort of video was released to announce the title. The Tweet said:
We are not supposed to say anything 😉 but tune in for March 23rdAnnouncement
The game publisher, 2K, in response to the official announcement, said on a lighter note:
We were hoping to keep this a secret, thanks a lot Steve🙄2K
Greg Thomas, the president of Visual Concepts, while talking about Lego 2K, remarked that:
For LEGO 2K Drive , we assembled a best-in-class team of game makers who poured their hearts into an unforgettable experience we can’t wait to share with fans.Greg Thomas
The game is open-world racing packed with thrilling features such as mini-games, challenges, collectibles, and destructible items. In addition, it includes a variety of environments, races, and a story mode for both single-player and multiplayer play.
However, the fun doesn’t end there! A robust co-op, split-screen mode, and competitive play that can support up to six players is also on offer. Moreover, the game allows players to assemble any vehicle they want from thousands of unique bricks available in-game, such as a street car, off-road vehicle, or even a boat. Exciting stuff all around!
The game can be purchased in three different editions, with each edition providing various perks. There is Standard Edition set at $69.99 for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series; however, for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC, it will set you back at $59.99.The Awesome Edition, on the other hand, costs $99.99 and features a new vehicle, vehicle flair, an in-game minifigure, and the Year 1 Drive Pass. Lastly, there is the Awesome Rivals Edition, priced at $119.99, and comes with multiple vehicles, a vehicle flair, multiple in-game mini-figures, and the Year 1 Drive Pass.