Thursday, 18 March 2021 12:09

To Play Or Not To Play: Honest Review of MXGP 2020

By Guest Writer

Guest Review: The latest addition to Milestone’s licensed racing series is getting mixed reviews. MXGP 2020 promises a next-generation gaming experience to Motocross lovers. 

With several coming-of-age upgrades and new features, this latest instalment of FIM Motocross World is available for PlayStation 5. It also works on other platforms including PlayStation, STEAM, Xbox One, and Windows PC. 

The gamers are appreciating the reduced load time but the lack of content and the not-so-appealing environment did not go well with a few. However, features like Race Director Mode. DualSense controller and excellent graphics help to cover up the shortcomings. 

An insight into the game 

MXGP is touted as the official game of the Motocross Championship. It gives you the real motocross gaming experience. 

While on the track with other riders saddled up on their Motocross bike, geared up in motorcycle jackets and Motocross helmets, you get to experience the real adrenaline rush. The dedicated servers of the game enhance the multiplayer experience by leaps and bounds. With a reliable connection, large bandwidth, and zero latency, you can enjoy a palpable gaming experience. 

Customisation features  

Extreme customisation options create a win-win situation for MXGP 2020. By allowing the gamers to put their imagination to use and channel it in designing some aspects of the game, the makers have managed to garner great love from the gamers. 

The customisation option allows you to customise your bike and riders with more than one hundred and ten official brands. Other than the fact that it is one of the most interesting things to do, customisation impacts performance. Hence, with this, you can better your chances of winning. 

The game also allows you to customise your own track using the latest editor. The game offers you an array of settings laden with new elevations. Create a track winding through the mountains or traversing the hills, the choice is yours. With the heightmap-based track editor and using your wildest imagination, you can design a track that is challenging enough to give you goosebumps while you are immersed in beating the other racers. You can also share it online and download new tracks. 

The playground and waypoint mode allows you to enhance your riding. The playground area derives its inspiration from the suggestive Norwegian fjords. You can either roam free or race with your friends in the latest playground area. 

Using the Waypoint mode, you can place the checkpoints on the track and make your own route. To further strengthen your overall game and earn points, share your top time online. 

Furthermore, the race director mode allows you to make, race, and stream adrenaline-pumping online challenges with the help of special cameras. 

The Technological Features 

The goosebump-giving experience proffered by MXGP 2020 can be accredited to the use of the latest DualSense advanced haptic feedback. Furthermore, you can take the resolution up to 4K using 60 FPS. With this, you get a detailed and riveting motocross racing experience sitting on your couch. 

System requirements for MXGP 2020

To enjoy this game in its full glory, you would need a 64-bit processor and OS, intel core i5-4590 processor, 8 GB RAM, 15 GB storage space, GeForce GTX 660 graphics, and DirectX compatible sound card. 

The recommended system requirements by the makers are 64-bit processor and OS, Window 10 Home OS (x64), AMD Ryzen 5 3600 or intel core i7-6700 processor, Radeon RX 580 or GeForce GTX 1060 graphics, DirectX Version 11, and 16 GB RAM. 

The bottom line 

Although MXGP 2020 is counted amongst the top motocross racing games. Yes, there are a few loopholes, but we can’t deny the fact that the 2020 version is better than the 2019 one. The gamers are optimistic about having a better update in 2021. 

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