In its largest expansion to date, Horizon Chase pays tribute to legendary driver Ayrton Senna on the 30th anniversary of his three-time world championship.
Horizon Chase, the acclaimed arcade-inspired racing game of the 90s developed by the Brazilian studio AQUIRIS, today releases the nostalgic expansion “Senna Semper” for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5 of the ninth generation and Xbox Series consoles X | S of backward compatibility, PC via Nuuvem, Epic Games Store and Steam as well as iOS and Android devices.
Horizon Chase is considered one of the best modern arcade racing games and has taken more than 60 million players across the finish line. Inspired by Sega’s Super Monaco GP, “Senna Semper” was created in collaboration with Senna Brands, and part of the profit goes to Instituto Ayrton Senna’s educational projects across Brazil.
Follow in the footsteps of Brazilian pilot Ayrton Senna with over 10 hours of new content. “Senna Semper” is more than just a playable character and enables pilots to relive their entire careers and historical achievements. Find the same audacity that has brought our idol to first place in so many races and achieve 130 feats to achieve the same outstanding performance as Senna in the five chapters of Career mode.
The expansion has several bonuses that tell its story, as well as some of its famous phrases that pop up surprisingly while traveling. Details in the design of the various helmets and cars are based on the originals from Senna in championships and make “Senna Forever” an exciting visit to the past – especially for those who have seen it on unforgettable Sundays.
Horizon Chase – Senna Always turns the renowned Brazilian racing game into much more than a game, but also a historic record and immortalizes important moments in the career of one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of all time in this expansion. Drive over 15 routes based on real routes taking into account vehicle configurations, route layout and weather conditions. Improved tires use more fuel but prevent slipping on rainy days; On the other hand, advanced aerodynamics allow a larger speed range on long straights and on sunny days.
For the first time in the history of the franchise, drive from the cockpit with a first person perspective. See who you’re leaving behind in the rear view. Choose from 18 teams to compete in one of three championship mode categories: Rookie, Challenger and Legend. Unlock over 30 playable cars and become a legendary driver like Ayrton Senna.
Challenge up to four friends in local multiplayer mode in races with unpredictable weather, tracks and random competitors each round in completely unique championships, to the sound of the uplifting and inspiring soundtrack by Barry Leitch (Top Gear, Rush, Gauntlet Legends).
“This homage to Ayrton (Senna) was really great and I would like to thank the entire team at AQUIRIS, a Brazilian company with international significance in the gaming world. The partnership with a quality brand from Brazil has a very important value for Senna Brands. I’m sure Ayrton fans will love this expansion of Horizon Chase, a democratic game, precisely because it is aimed at different audiences and is cross-platform. And it’s great to be able to tell Ayrton’s career on the tracks in a different way and reach a new generation of fans. ”- Bianca Senna, CEO of Senna Brands and niece of Ayrton Senna
“Bringing one of the greatest racing heroes of all time to Horizon Chase was more than a dream come true. As a Brazilian game studio, our natural connection to Ayrton Senna’s career brought an emotional feeling and a lot of nostalgia into the development process; Every detail of “Senna Semper” was carefully planned by the team and created with great care. We hope that Senna fans will enjoy the expansion and be as enthusiastic as we are. ”- Sandro Manfredini, AQUIRIS Managing Director.
Horizon Chase – Senna Semper is now available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Series X | S for R $ 29.90. The expansion is also available for PC via Nuuvem, Epic Games Store and Steam for R $ 28.90 and via the App Store and Google Play for R $ 27.90. The game offers full localization in English, Portuguese (Brazil), French, Italian, German, Spanish (Europe), Japanese, Korean, Chinese (traditional and simplified), and Russian.
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