Beloved off-road racing series given new life as key team members reform ahead of 2014 release
Earlier this year, Nordic Games secured the rights to the MX vs. ATV series as part of its agreement to acquire a range of THQ's intellectual property. Now the company revealed today that it has assembled a team of former MX vs. ATV staff along with other, high-profile developers to properly resurrect the franchise.
Led by Ken George and comprising of numerous MX vs. ATV staff along with game development veterans including Dave Dwire, Mike Mamula, Brad Bowling, Scott Hofmann, Justin Walsh, David Knudsen, and Chris Gilbert, the new team's first title will be MX vs. ATV Supercross due for release in the first half of 2014 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC, Mac and Linux. As the title suggests, MX vs. ATV Supercross is centered around the popular Supercross sport and has the scope of a downloadable game.
The team is also maintaining the existing MX vs. ATV Alive and MX vs. ATV Reflex code and bringing back as many features as possible including multiplayer on consoles, Motoclub Depot, and more to be announced soon.