Ubisoft and Ubisoft Annecy, Steep’s responsible development studio, have announced Riders Republic, a new game that will be available on February 25, 2021 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PC (Epic Games Store, Uplay) and Stadia. Players who purchase the title for the current consoles will receive a free upgrade if they make the leap to the next generation.
Riders Republic promises to offer a gigantic open world where the players will be able to wander and to meet in groups multiplayer with 50 participants with the objective to participate in a series of activities of outdoors extreme sports (cycling, ski, snowboard and suit of wings). The geography features everything from snowy mountains to arid canyons taken from several U.S. nature parks, including Bryce Canyon, Yosemite Valley, Sequoia Park, Zion, Canyonlands, Mammoth Mountain and Grand Teton.
Riders Republic will offer several multiplayer modes in which you can participate together with other players or against them. There are PvP events like races and trick competitions spread all over the map; competitions in 6vs6 team sand modes; and Online Cups to face the best. On the other hand, we have the massive 50 player races where you have to fight to get to the finish line in first position.
In the Race mode the players will have the option to reach the top and try six different types of progress, both individually and in PvP. Regarding the version of Riders Republic for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series, it will run at 60 FPS and show more than 50 players simultaneously on the screen.