After last yearís rush job WRC 6 sees the series get back on track.
If youíre looking for a better modern rally game than Dirt Rally, you can stop looking; it doesnít exist, and WRC 6 hasnít toppled Codemastersí off-road opus. But with its robust career mode, well-designed stages, and approachable handling model WRC 6 makes a good case for itself as a credible companion game to the venerable Dirt Rally. Itís not always very pretty, and it canít really touch its competition in terms of content, but WRC 6 is the most fun Iíve had with an officially licensed WRC game in over a decade.


WRC 6ís strongest feature is its narrow and lengthy stages. The sense of velocity is also terrific because of the cramped, obstacle-lined roads; even modest speeds feel fast when hazards are whipping by in such close proximity to your car. Thereís a great variety of stages as theyíre spread across all 14 countries from the 2016 World Rally Championship, and there are a number of extremely technical two-car Super Special Stages amongst them (though no rallycross tracks).

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