Priced at $59.99 USD, MXGP2 – The Official Motocross Videogame will be released on June 7 in North America for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One through retail and digital stores. A PC version launches on March 31, alongside the European PS4 and Xbox One versions.
Published by Square Enix and developed by Milestone, MXGP2 features 18 official tracks from the 2015 FIM Motorcross World Championship that take you around the world. One of these is MXGP of Patagonia Argentina, which was awarded best track in its debut. “Located in Predio Los Cohiues Rugby Club, the track was designed by Lucas De la Fuente, a former motocross rider,” Square Enix says. “The terrain and its innovative design will give players the chance to experience the true emotion of motocross.”
The description adds that MXGP2 includes online and offline modes, vehicle and rider customization, and licensed motorcycles:
Built with motocross authenticity from licensed motorcycles, real riders and tracks, MXGP2 brings the excitement of challenging other riders while embracing a fast, powerful motorcycle on mud-forged hills. Players take on circuits in a quest to grab hold of the world title at the Netherlands MXGP. The game includes both online and offline modes, vehicle and rider customization and indoor arena events.
Among the modes, the career mode lets players enter circuits to be crowned as the international champion. The complete 2015 roster in the game includes Romain Febvre, Ryan Villopto and eight-time world champion Tony Cairoli.
Milestone VP Luisa Bixio said, “MGXP2 takes our success in motorcycle video games to the next level, delivering the intense thrill of the sport with the realism of global motocross racing. Motocross fans, racing video game players and casual players will embrace MGXP2 as a fast, action heavy and mud-flying experience.”