If you love LEGO® bricks and racing games, you’re in for a treat. 2K and the LEGO® Group have teamed up to create the best AAA driving adventure game, LEGO 2K Drive, a new game that lets you build, explore and race with your own custom LEGO® vehicles. Establish yourselves as a LEGO racing legend as LEGO 2K Drive developed by the Visual Concepts updates the classic LEGO play experience.
This will be the official first project of the multi-title collaboration between 2K and the LEGO Group to create AAA LEGO games. The cooperation will transform the renowned LEGO gaming experience that fans have grown to adore in exciting new ways thanks to 2K’s demonstrated skill in developing high quality and compelling interactive entertainment products and the LEGO Group’s unparalleled cultural impact.
For the first time, a LEGO driving game will provide AAA quality, a rich gameplay experience, and amazing visuals thanks to a top-notch team at Visual Concepts with extensive experience in the genre. Open-world driving and competitive racing will be combined with the best aspects of LEGO 2K Drive, which will also have a robust system for vehicle customization.
Furthermore, the McLaren Solus GT and McLaren F1 LM, which were recently launched in a LEGO Speed Champions double-pack intended to commemorate 60 years since racer and engineer Bruce McLaren founded McLaren, will also be introduced to the world of Bricklandia as part of a partnership with supercar and hypercar manufacturer McLaren Automotive. The cover cars accurately capture the exhilarating, high-octane experience enthusiasts could indeed anticipate in LEGO 2K Drive.
LEGO 2K Drive Key Features
A Story in a Vast Open World: Building is only half the fun. You can explore an open-world LEGO® city full of secrets and surprises. You can drive around the city and discover hidden collectibles, challenges and mini-games with well-known cars from LEGO themes including City, Creator, Speed Champions, and more.
You can also interact with other LEGO® characters and join them in various activities. Gamers will explore Bricklandia’s several distinctive biome zones as they fight against a number of dynamic enemies in the hopes of one day taking home the prestigious Sky Cup Trophy.
High-Octane LEGO Racing: The racing in this game is a rapidly, outrageous experience where players compete on a variety of tracks while utilizing special power-up abilities that can change a player’s position in the race with the push of a button.
Unique Customization: LEGO 2K Drive is more than just a racing game. It’s a game that encourages ideas and imagination. Around 1,000 unique LEGO parts are available to players throughout their adventure in LEGO 2K Drive, along with a fortune of color schemes, stickers, flairs, and other customization options.
You can create your own LEGO® cars from scratch using thousands of different bricks and parts. You can even change the clothes and accessories your driver is wearing as well as design your own tracks using the Track Builder mode, where you can place ramps, loops, obstacles and more.
Play Solo or Together: Strong cooperative play and thrilling multiplayer battle are available in LEGO 2K Drive for group play. Play locally on a 2-person split-screen with loved ones, or compete online against other fearless racers of comparable skill. This game features a variety of racing modes and events for you to test your skills and show off your creations.
You can compete in online races with a maximum of seven other people or against AI opponents. Clubs are another way to participate in competitions and leaderboards. You can race on different terrains and weather conditions, from asphalt to dirt to snow. You can also use power-ups and gadgets to spice up the races.
3 Variations of LEGO 2K Drive
The Standard Edition will be offered in both physical and digital forms for $59.99* on the PlayStation®4 (PS4TM), Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo SwitchTM and $69.99* on the PlayStation®5 (PS5TM), and Xbox Series X|S.
The Awesome Edition, which costs $99.99*, comes with a brand-new car, vehicle flair, and an in-game LEGO minifigure. Together with four distinct post-launch seasons of Drive Pass content, each featuring new vehicles and themes, players will also enjoy the Year 1 Drive Pass**, which will reveal an entirely new biome.
The Amazing Rivals Edition, costing $119.99*, comes with everything the Awesome Edition have, but with a variety of new vehicles.
LEGO 2K Drive is definitely a game that appeals to all ages and fans of LEGO® and racing games. You can let your creativity run wild when playing this game with your friends. It’s a game that brings the joy of LEGO® to life in a new way. Don’t miss it when it launches on May 19, 2023!