Monthly Archives: August 2017


    The day is finally here! F1 2017, the official videogame of the 2017 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™, is available now on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC (DVD and via Steam). f you haven’t read the reviews for F1 2017, go and check them out here, but it’s safe to say […]

  • How does Creative Director Lee Mather play his own career mode?

    How does the Creative Director play his own game? What team would he go for in his own Career Mode? With less than 24 hours to go until release, we decided to find out how Lee Mather’s own career in F1 2017 was faring, and below is how he’s getting on, in his own words. […]

  • Not now, Jeff! Getting to know your race engineer in F1™ 2017

    With three days left until F1™ 2017’s release day, we thought we’d sit down with the man behind ‘Jeff’, Experienced Games Designer Luke Stephenson, to talk about the creation of your race engineer, Championship mode, and the classic cars of F1 2017. How long have you worked at Codemasters, and how did you get into […]

  • F1™ 2017 – The Reviews Are Here

    The countdown to F1™ 2017 is at just FOUR days – and, now release day is almost upon us, the reviews have started to go live today! As there’s a lot of them, you can be forgiven for missing a few – so we’ve done the hard work and put them all in one place for […]

  • Guest Blog – Alex Gillon: F1 2017? It’s All The Small Things

    Whilst looking through our tweets last week in preparation for releasing our Lando Norris trailer, we noticed something that piqued our interest:   Just finished playing the #F12017 beta and I have to say this is by far the best game yet, but not for reasons you’ll find in any trailer — Alex Gillon (@Alex_Gillon) August 9, […]

  • Get ready to Make History in F1™ 2017

    There’s only nine days to go until release day, and with the impending release of F1™ 2017, the official videogame of the 2017 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™, we’ve released a new trailer today that shows off what you’re going to be getting your hands on! You can see the new trailer below, or head […]

  • F1™ 2017 – Preview Round Up

    Only 10 days until F1 2017! Are you excited yet? In order to whet your appetite for release day on the 25th August, we’ve done all the hard work and put all the F1 2017 previews here in one place for you to check out: Trusted Reviews – F1 2017 Preview Digital Trends – ‘F1 […]

  • F1™ 2017 – Supported Wheels and Controllers

    The countdown to F1™ 2017 is down to 11 days, and in preparation, here’s the list of compatible wheels and controllers on each platform – PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One. PlayStation 4 Buttkicker Fanatec ClubSport Shifter SQ V 1.5 Fanatec CSL Elite PS4 Hori Racing Wheel Hori Racing Wheel Controller PS4 Logitech Driving Force […]

  • Lando Norris takes the McLaren cars of F1™ 2017 for a spin around Japan Short

    We’ve shown you Max Verstappen taking the Red Bull cars around Silverstone short, and now we have another driver taking you for a spin around the new Japan Short circuit! McLaren Young Driver Lando Norris recently test drove a host of his team’s classic F1 cars around the shortened Suzuka circuit, as well as taking […]

  • Announcing the community helmet competition winners for F1 2017!

    Hi you lovely lot! Back in February we launched a helmet competition – we gave you a template and asked you to get creative and send us your helmet designs.  If you need a reminder, you can find the blog post here. We’re very happy to be able to announce all of our winners, complete […]