MX vs. ATV Alive

MX Alive 360 FOB 212x300THQ’s MX vs. ATV Alive takes the leading original franchise to exhilarating new heights with Bar-to-Bar racing, enhanced physics and the next step in downloadable content distribution.  The new Bar-to-Bar racing mechanic allows for increased physical contact between riders so players can battle for position on the track like never before, creating the most intense, realistic racing experience yet.  Featuring an advanced version of the franchise’s celebrated physics engine, MX vs. ATV Alive delivers refined terrain deformation and smooth, intuitive controls that will appeal to newcomers and hardcore fans alike.  MX vs. ATV Alive will also employ an “a la carte” method of digital content distribution that allows players to pay for only what they want to play.  And for the first time in the series’ history, MX vs. ATV Alive will features two-time AMA Supercross Champion James Stewart. 

The gameplay is smooth and you will enjoy the many vehicles at your fingertips…or should I say controller. The game has a true to life feel to it.  You are able to experience total control of both rider and bike with easier controls as part of their enhanced Rider Reflex system. As you ride the course you can see the damage you put on the course. There is an advanced real-time deformation continuously changes the track beneath you with every lap. There is a wreck-avoidance system that lets you correct collisions and landings to race like a pro.

“With innovative technological advances and an unparalleled variety of content, the MX vs. ATV franchise has always led the pack in the off-road racing genre,” said Danny Bilson, THQ Executive Vice President of Core Games.  “This year, MX vs. ATV Alive is bringing fans the features they asked for, along with a robust content distribution strategy that offers a great new way for gamers to specialize their experience.”

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The elbow-to-elbow action allows you to go bar-to-bar with in-your-face motocross racing. THQ adds a real life sports experience that has real riders, real gear, and real advertisers as if you were watching the X-Games on TV. You also compete in the Nationals and claim the Motocross Championship title. Online you can play against eleven other players so you can see how your skills matches other gamers. If you are a fan of racing games you will enjoy MX vs. ATV Alive. MX vs. ATV Alive is available for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation3 for a suggested retail price of $39.99.  For more information on MX vs. ATV Alive, check out Check out the trailer below.