‘Driveclub’ on PS4 turns drifting into a team effort

It took five tries, but I finally beat that drifting challenge. My Audi RS 5 coupe smoothly slid its way around five corners, racking up thousands of points, and my reward is a sweet new Bentley. But I’m not the only who gets the beautiful luxury sedan: every other member of my team gets one as well. Driveclub for the PlayStation 4 lets you team up with up to five other players to form a racing “club,” and as your group levels up, you progress through the game together. You’re no longer just drifting in a vacuum.

Since the launch of the Xbox One and PS4, video game developers have seemed intent on squeezing as much social interaction into their games as possible. The two biggest shooters of the year, Titanfall and Destiny, require an…

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