A blast from the past!
Developer Milestone and publisher Koch Media has announced a new game mode for MotoGP 22. NINE Season 2009 will introduce “original docu-styled gameplay,” by taking us back to, as the title suggests, Season 2009. Check out the full press release below for more details and watch the reveal trailer above.
MotoGP 22 is coming to all platforms, including Nintendo Switch, on April 21st, 2022.
Theale, UK - March 30, 2022 - The legendary riders, the best tracks, the evocative moments, the most realistic gameplay. All in one feature: The MotoGP™22 NINE Season 2009 is an original docu-styled gameplay experience that will guide players through a whirlwind of memories. Race in the boots of Rossi, Pedrosa, Lorenzo, Stoner and many others, to be the protagonist of some iconic moments in one of the best seasons ever in the MotoGP™ history.
NINE Season 2009 blends together gameplay and a real footage documentary created by Mark Neale, well known for his works on the documentaries Faster, Faster & Faster (starring Ewan McGregor), Fastest and Hitting The Apex, co-produced with Academy Awards winner Brad Pitt.
Mark Neale: “NINE took shape much like the 2009 MotoGP season itself. At first, nobody was sure how it would go, then it turned into something amazing. Making it was a great experience. I think playing it will be, too.”
Stakes are high and players will face all 17 Grand Prix of the Season divided into chapters and breath-taking challenges to complete. All the NINE Season 2009 content is also available in Grand Prix and Championship modes, allowing players to play entire races and seasons as the iconic riders of the 2009 season.
NINE Season 2009 content:
•All the riders, the bikes and the tracks of season 2009 •More than 1 hour of real footage, full of stories, anecdotes and interviews with the protagonists of the races. •39 challenges that accurately reproduce the most crucial moments of the season. Each challenge is characterized by specific goals to achieve, such as defending the position against attacks from a rival, reaching a particular position before the end of the race, or engaging in a head-to-head duel with a very aggressive rider.
•Additional content unlockable with each challenge, such as helmets and special liveries used by the protagonists in home races.
Events, challenges, stories and emotions that were unrepeatable are now ready to be lived, once again!