The legend returns this winter as the popular arcade moto racing series gets back on track with high-speed roads and high-flying dirt courses
Microïds and Artefacts Studio announced that its popular moto racing series is set to release on consoles in North America when ‘Moto Racer 4’ launches January 24th, 2017 for both Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Fans and newcomers of the series can expect high-octane racing action that provides two thrilling ways of playing by alternating between the high speed moto and the altitude of motocross.
Moto Racer 4 looks to continue building on the huge success that made the trilogy so popular by providing gamers with the enjoyable arcade action that’s expected from the series, by making sure it’s fast, frantic, and fun. Check out the trailer below that showcases the two styles of gameplay that each capture the thrill of the ride.
Moto Racer 4 features 15 single and multi-player game modes, with online multiplayer modes for 2 to 10 players. There’s also split-screen multiplayer for offline competition. During gameplay, players need to be well aware of their surroundings as they avoid traffic on the roads while also being mindful of the possibility of colliding with opponents.
Moto Racer 4 will be available as a downloadable title for both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in in North America through the PlayStation and Xbox One Stores. A Steam version of the game is already currently available in the US for $29.99.
About Motor Racer 4
Developed by Microids and Artefacts Studio under the supervision of original creator Paul Cuisset, Moto Racer 4 revives the winning formula that made the original trilogy so successful. Accessible and entertaining with the ability to race dirty by shoving opponents, the two-wheel racing game alternates between high-speed road and dirt motocross courses. Players with a PlayStation VR headset (available in October 2016) can immerse themselves in the game using the special VR features and experience videogame racing like never before.
With over seven million units sold and critical acclaim both in the specialist press and among gamers, the original “Moto Racer” trilogy has left an indelible mark on the history of video games and it is still synonymous with extreme gaming pleasure and fierce multiplayer contests for many players.
Moto Racer 4 includes no fewer than 15 single and multiplayer game modes. In addition to regular fixtures such as the Time Trial, Single Race and Championship, here are a few features players can expect:
Alternating high-speed road and dirt motocross courses
Traffic on the road
Split-screen multiplayer mode for offline competition
Online multiplayer mode for 2-10 players
60 frames per second frame rate
Vehicle and rider customization
Possibility of colliding with opponents
Each computer rider has a different personality and behavioral traits
15 single and multi-player game modes
Moto Racer 4 is scheduled to launch on January 24, 2017 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and will be subtitled in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.