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    Dirt Showdown

    Game » consists of 4 releases. Released Jun 12, 2012

    Codemasters' latest entry into their rally series is an arcade spin-off. Featuring over-the-top demolition, and hoonigan action, as well as race events.

    Short summary describing this game.

    Dirt Showdown last edited by Nes on 10/01/19 04:23AM View full history


    Dirt Showdown represents a shift in gear for the Dirt franchise, leaning towards the arcade action of Destruction Derby or FlatOut. There are three components to Showdown's gameplay: speed, style and destruction. Speed is covered by the race events, style by the Hoonigan events (previously known as Gymkhana events), and destruction by 8 player Destruction Derby-esque arena battles. Showdown's handling is more forgiving than Dirt 3's, in an effort to attract newcomers. Showdown's presentation returns to Dirt 2's, with lasers, fireworks and hordes of spectators screaming over the now-customary dubstep soundtrack.

    Dirt Showdown is the first title to be released under the Codemasters Racing label, and the first title to use Codemasters' RaceNet functionality - a cross-game online platform similar to Rockstar's Social Club.

    Showdown is not intended to be a replacement for Dirt 4, but rather a new arcade take on the franchise - in a similar vein to Forza Horizon's development alongside an inevitable Forza 5.

    The game was later released by Sega for arcades in 2015 as Showdown.


    The game features a 46-strong dubstep and rock heavy soundtrack:

    ArtistSong Name & Featured Artists
    A Loss For WordsThe Hammers Fall
    Black SpidersCold Dead Hands
    Blokhe4dGHOST IN A VAN V1
    BreakageFighting Fire (Loadstar Remix)
    ByobOne Way Road
    Camo & KrookedWatch It Burn (Instrumental)
    CanterburyReady Yet
    Danny ByrdSweet Harmony
    Dot RottenAre You Not Entertained
    Eighteen Nightmares at the LuxMother of Girl
    EqualizersWide Awake
    Far Too LoudPlay it loud
    Far Too LoudWe Want to Dance
    FelgukThe Funky Drama (FTampa Mix)
    FreestylersCracks (Ctrl-Z Remix)
    Grand MagusAt Midnight they'll get wise
    Kids in GlasshousesAnimals (Hadouken Remix)
    KuduLet's Finish (Sinden Remix)
    LostAloneDo You Get What You Pray For
    Lower Than AtlantisIf The World Was To End
    MalleefreshIntuition (Darth & Vader Mix)
    Max RaptorThe King Is Dead
    NeelixDisco Decay (Felguk Mix)
    NeroMe & You (Dirtyphonics Remix)
    NeroInnocence (Feed Me Remix)
    Reckless LoveSpeedin'
    Rise AgainstHelp Is On the Way
    Rise AgainstArchitects
    Rival SonsGet What's Coming
    Rubicon CrossLocked and Loaded Ruff V1
    Scott NixonThe March
    SkryptchaRunnin' Away
    South CentralJapan
    Stanton WarriorsShoot Me Down
    Templeton PekSigns
    Templeton PekCall To Disarm
    The AnswerPiece by Piece
    The Parlor MobInto The Sun
    The QemistsTake It Back featuring Enter Shikari
    The TreatmentDeparted
    The TreatmentThe Doctor
    The TreatmentShake The Mountain
    TurbowolfRose for the Crows
    We Are The OceanTrouble Is Temporary, Time is Tonic
    Wolfgang GartnerIllmerica (Radio Edit)

    PC System Requirements


    • OS: Windows Vista or Windows 7
    • Processor: AMD Athlon 64 x2 or Intel Pentium D @3.2Ghz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: • Graphics: AMD HD2000 Series, Nvidia 8000 Series, Intel HD Graphics 2500, AMD Fusion A4
    • Supported Graphics Cards: AMD HD2000 Series, HD3000 Series, HD4000 Series, HD5000 Series, HD6000 Series, HD7000 Series; Nvidia GeForce 8000 Series, 9000 Series, GTX200 Series, GTX400 Series, GTX500 Series
    • DirectX®: 11
    • Hard Drive: 15 GB HD space
    • Sound: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
    • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection


    • OS: Windows Vista or Windows 7 64 bit
    • Processor: AMD Bulldozer or Intel Core i7
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: AMD HD5870 or Nvidia GeForce 470GTX
    • DirectX®: 11
    • Hard Drive:15 GB HD space
    • Sound: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection

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