Face the challenge and join the biggest cross-country rally!

BIGMOON Entertainment today released DAKAR 18 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One, which is now available at Australian retail stores. Players around the world can now experience one of the biggest challenges in professional motorsport – safely from their homes.

Based on the world-famous annual rally raid organised by Amaury Sport Organisation (A.S.O.) in South America; DAKAR 18 is a realistic simulation of the biggest cross-country rally raid in the world.  DAKAR 18 is focused on realism and promises a game which faithfully represents vehicles and pilots; of the Dakar 2018 rally. The game includes; the major official Dakar manufacture teams, vehicles and pilots, the 5 racing class categories; (Cars, Bikes, Trucks, Quads and SxS), and much more. In addition, the game will feature a single player, online and offline multiplayer experience.


  • Huge Cross-Country Open World experience driving across Peru, Bolivia and Argentina; with more than 12,000km2 of open world that doesn’t limit you to a track or certain roads.
  • Dakar Rally 2018 with 14 simulated stages from Lima to Córdoba
  • Realistic Graphics: through the conversion of satellite images on the game terrain
  • Realistic Road Book Navigation System: Simulating the official Road Books of the Dakar Rally 2018; to guide you across that immense landscape where you’re free to roam. Can you get to the finish line without getting lost?
  • Time and Weather Simulation: Get stuck in the dry sand under the burning sun; or fight against deep mud in heavy rain or river beds!
  • Sun and Constellations Simulation: The sun will move according to each country location (Peru, Bolivia and Argentina) and even the stars/constellations at night are simulated in the game.
  • Rescue and Repair: Are you just driving for victory or willing to stop and help others in need? Towing a stuck competitor will provide you extra repair points. You will need them!
  • Single-player and Multiplayer: The game features a full-fledged online and offline multiplayer experience and competition. Race up to seven other competitors in online stages or play with a friend on split screen!
  • Cars: Peugeot, Mini, Toyota, Renault, Mitsubishi starring Carlos Sainz, Stéphane Peterhansel, Sebastien Loeb, Nasser Al Attiyah, Nani Roma, Orlando Terranova, Mikko Hirvonen, Bryce Menzies, Emiliano Spataro, Carlos Sousa and many others.
  • Motorcycles: KTM, Honda, Yamaha, Husqvarna starring Mathias Walkner, Sam Sunderland, Joan Barreda, Adrien Van Beveren, Pablo Quintanilla, Laia Sanz and many others
  • Quads: Yamaha Raptor starring Ignacio Casale, Sergey Karyakin, Alexis Hernandez, Rafal Sonik
  • Trucks: Kamaz, Maz, Tatra, MAN starring Eduardo Nikolaev, Martin Kolomy, Aleksandr Vasilevski and many others.
  • SxS: Polaris starring Patrice Garrouste, Claude Fournier and many others

More information about DAKAR 18 can be found here

 More information about the Dakar Rally is available here