Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Milestone, a leading racing game developer, today unveiled plans to unlock ongoing special content for Hot Wheels Unleashed. Three Hot Wheels ™ passes will unlock a set of special downloadable content from the Hot Wheels originals, as well as Barbie, DC ™, Masters of the Universe, Street Fighter ™, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and stock cars like Aston Martin, BMW and McLaren ™ and many others. Free and premium downloadable content will also be released periodically, including vehicles, track building modules, customization items, and exclusive themed expansion sets introducing new environments. Players will also have the opportunity to join Racing Seasons, limited-time challenges with new vehicles, and special rewards.
Hot Wheels Pass Vol. 1 will be available at launch and includes ten licensed vehicles including Barbie, DC ™, Street Fighter ™ and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, three customization sets and three track building modules. It will also include a downloadable expansion pack. from DC ™ Batman. More details on the HOT WHEELS – Batman expansion and Hot Wheels Vol. 2 and Vol. 3 passes will be available soon.
Hot Wheels Unleashed will feature 66 vehicles from some of the most iconic licenses in pop culture at launch, including the DC ™ Batmobile, Ninja Turtles Party Wagon, Snoopy from Peanuts, KITT from the Fantastic Car series. NBC and the Time Machine from Universal Pictures and Back to the Future from Amblin Entertainment and much more.
Hot Wheels Unleashed offers players the opportunity to drive the cars as if they were playing with the iconic mini toy vehicles. The playstyle includes adrenaline-pumping races, a wide selection of Hot Wheels vehicles with different attributes and unique characteristics, which players can customize with different skins and amazing tracks, set in places of everyday life, with special stages and interactive objects. . The game also features a revolutionary track editor that allows players to create unique and customizable tracks in any gaming environment and share them with the gaming community.
Hot Wheels Unleashed will be released worldwide on September 30, 2021 on PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One X, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC (Steam and Epic Games Store).