Codemasters has announced that Dirt 5 will receive a short delay, pushing the launch of the game out by an extra month.
It a statement shared to the series’ official Twitter account, they confirmed that the game will now launch on November 6 for Xbox One, Playstation 4, and PC, with the title to also launch on Xbox Series X and Playstation 5 once they’re available.
“The release date for DIRT 5 on Xbox One, PS4 and PC has now moved to November 6th. The game is still set to launch on Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 later this year.“
“It sucks, we know. Seriously, we can’t thank everyone enough for your support and excitement around DIRT 5, ever since its reveal back in May. The positive feedback we’ve received from hands-on preview sessions has blown us away, too. The start line is now a little further away, but it’s still very much in sight.”
While only a short delay, fans are of course eager to get their hands on the game as soon as they can. Revealed in May, Dirt 5 will feature 120FPS gameplay on next-generation consoles, and those who purchase the game on Xbox One or Playstation 4 will be eligible for a free upgrade.
Dirt 5 will launch on November 6 for Xbox One, Playstation 4 and Windows PC. It will also be available on the Xbox Series X and Playstation 5 once available.