The Crew rounds the bend, heads for Xbox 360


Ubisoft's team-oriented racer, The Crew, will burn rubber on the Xbox 360 on November 11, in addition to its previously-announced drifts on the Xbox One, PS4 and PC. Development of the 360 version will be lead by Asobo Studio, with support coming from teams at Ivory Tower, Ubisoft Reflections and Ubisoft Shanghai.
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THE CREW™ COMING TO XBOX 360 ON NOVEMBER 11

Closed Beta Announced for Xbox One and PlayStation®4 system

SAN FRANCISCO - August 13, 2014 - Today, Ubisoft® announced that The Crew™ is coming November 11 to the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft in addition to Xbox One, video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Windows PC. The 2014 Game Critics Awards Best Racing Game of E3, The Crew is a revolutionary action-driving MMO that takes gamers on a wild ride throughout a massive open world recreation of the United States, filled with exciting challenges and populated by other real players.

"It's Ubisoft's objective to continue to meet the needs of consumers who have not yet made the move to the new console generation," said Tony Key, senior vice president of sales and marketing, Ubisoft. "The Crew was originally built for the new generation of consoles, but we have always had a desire to make it accessible to as many people as possible. We're excited to bring The Crew's same core features, massive scope, mission variety and overall driving experience to Xbox 360 players."

Asobo Studio is leading development of The Crew on Xbox 360, with support from the teams at Ivory Tower, Ubisoft Reflections and Ubisoft Shanghai.

Ubisoft announced that after the closed beta that took place on PC in July resumes again on August 25, a limited number of players will be invited to participate in the closed beta on Xbox One and PlayStation®4 system starting in late September. More details on this closed beta period will be communicated at a later date.

For more information on The Crew, please visit thecrewgame.com.

For the latest on all of Ubisoft's games, please visit ubiblog.com.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.