"AAA massively multiplayer online arcade racing" game.
The cars on offer range from city runners to cutting edge super cars, and they'll peel away on "true-to-life tracks" all around the globe. Closed beta is due this spring.
World of Speed is due for PC later this year, and includes locales like London and San Francisco roadways... so bumps and congestion charges.
“At the heart of World of Speed lies a unique massive multiplayer online experience which incorporates a dynamic social elements and entirely new ways to compete in a racing video game - from an individual to a team level,” said Ian Bell, Chief Executive Officer of Slightly Mad Studios. “World of Speed is an online game and will be continuously supported with innovative and fresh content to keep the competition furious well after its launch.”
The studio says it features "real-time interactive social gameplay through intense Club and team gameplay, the Airfield social hub, and unique missions and objectives in every race to make every players actions really matter." To learn more and to sign up for the closed beta, check out the official .