Let's go on an arcade racing rampage in the Onrush beta

May 09, 2018 1 min read

Onrushrecently earned itself a spot on my pay-attention-to list and it seems like a bunch of you are also on board with what Codemasters is cooking up. We'll soon have a chance to go hands-on.

The developer is running an open beta from Thursday, May 17 at 6:00am Pacific to Sunday, May 20 at 2:00am Pacific. There's also an early head start on May 15 for folks with a pre-order.

If the recent arrival of Burnout Revengeon Xbox One has you feeling fired up, save those dates.

The Onrushbeta will include a tutorial, six-on-six online multiplayer, and the ability to play against AI drivers. Track-wise, we're looking at Big Dune Beach and Oregon's own Crater Lake, along with two modes: Overdrive and Countdown. The former mode tasks your team with earning points by doing tricks, takedowns, and other Cool Shit, while the latter involves racing through time gates.

There are a handful of different vehicle classes, but for the beta, we'll have access to four:

Let's go on an arcade racing rampage in the Onrush beta screenshot