THE PODIUM IS WAITING FOR ITS CHAMPION! TOUR DE FRANCE 21 AND PRO CYCLING MANAGER 21 ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Lesquin, France, June 3 2021 – NACON and Cyanide are delighted to announce the release of their two cycling simulations. Tour de France 2021 is now available on PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. Pro Cycling Manager 21 is available exclusively on PC.
Manage your team of riders in Pro Cycling Manager 2021
Pro Cycling Manager 2021 is the only cycling simulation game that combines management and racing in real time. In the shoes of a manager, players need to recruit, train and direct the riders in their team to take them to the top of the rankings. Benefiting from Cyanide’s extensive experience, this new instalment lets you participate in over 260 races, including all 21 official stages of the Tour de France 2021 – a total of 700 stages. New features have been added to the game, including:
- European championships and national teams added
- Improved AI, especially in the peloton behaviour
- More realistic weather, which affects fatigue and rider performance
- Top manufacturers’ helmets, bike frames and wheels recreated in game for added realism
Cross the finish line at the Champs-Elysées with Tour de France 2021
The video game of the third most followed sporting competition in the world is back! Faithfully recreating the 21 official stages and Monuments cycling races, Tour de France 2021 thrusts players straight into the thick of the peloton as a rider in one of the top Tour de France teams.
Adapt your strategy to meet your objectives: join the early breakaway to win the green jersey, excel in the mountain stages by becoming the best climber, or save your energy for the final sprint on the last day to take the iconic yellow jersey.
Multiple improvements and new features have been added to Tour de France 2021, including:
- The official route of the Tour de France 2021
- A redesign of My Tour mode, with more customisation options and 89 stages available
- A new recovery mechanic for added realism
- More realistic peloton behaviour
- Equipment from a wide range of official brands
Tour de France 2021 is now available on PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S versions will be released in July.
Pro Cycling Manager 2021 is now available exclusively on PC
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Cyanide is a French video game development studio created in 2000 and based in Nanterre. It has two subsidiaries located in Montreal and Bordeaux. The studio is known for its sports games, such as the popular PC series Pro Cycling Manager and its console version, Tour de France. Cyanide is also the author of Blood Bowl (Sport/Fantasy, 2009), the adaptation of the famous Games Workshop board game; Game of Thrones (RPG, 2012); Styx: Master of Shadows and the sequel Styx: Shards of Darkness (Infiltration, 2014/2017); and Call of Cthulhu, a game adapted from the tormented world of HP Lovecraft (investigative RPG, 2018). Since 2018, NACON, one of Europe’s leading video game publishers, holds a 100% stake in the company. More information can be found at www.cyanide-studio.com