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Did a review on this last year. Have a look.
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I enjoy F1 2010 a lot, but for whatever reason about a month ago my game would refuse to display anything past the title screen, it'd just go black. After searching around online it seems it's an issue with the save file having issues (which is a big problem when you're halfway done with a season) and after backing up with the save and deleting it I got it all to work fine for a bit until the game once again decided to have issues with the brand new save file and not work much at all.

Technical difficulties (which makes the game unplayable) aside, I find the game itself to be very good. It might not be a "true" F1 simulation, but that's fine by me since it represents the sport accurate enough for my liking and (above all) is very playable and fun.

Now if only I could get the game to stop thinking every save file is corrupt so it'll load all the time...
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Shameless blog post plug. You can find my thoughts on this game there, but if you don't want to thumb through that post for whatever reason, the tl;dr is: Don't. Juts get Grid instead.
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I agree with TestECull's views of F1 2010; the AI is utterly abysmal - Codemasters programmed it from the ground up to cheat, and supposedly fixed it in their first patch. Which didn't fix it. At all.

Codemasters' apparent abandonment of trying to fix it further has annoyed me a lot, too. I used to have a fair amount of respect for Codies, but I've decided that if they're going to do a half-baked job, I'm not going to give them money. I didn't buy DiRT3 for this reason. I wish I could get a refund on F1 2010.

I played F1 2010 for about a week, desperately hoping that if I could learn how the AI behaved (which is hugely variable - sometimes they'll be on your tail the whole way round, forever shunting you off, other times you'll gain a lead they pretty much can't touch... tens of seconds... and when you finish the race, you'll magically discovered that three people came in ahead of you!) I could change the way I raced to compensate. Then I realised that that really isn't the point... and went back to GTR Evo and it's addons.
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Update, TestE, you and I are generally on a similar plane when it comes to our opinions, but I really like this game, have started watching formula 1 as a result, really enjoying it
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