There has been a dearth of racing games recently, let alone ones focused entirely around motorcycles, so Ride 2 jumped out at me. I've always been a huge fan of the genre, but since I'm generally terrible at it I'm drawn to more arcade racing titles with less technical aptitude required. I've wanted to try a technical racer before, but felt overwhelmed by how much I really don't know about cars.
Despite a perilously steep learning curve, Ride 2 did alleviate my growing pains the more I played it. It's just a matter of whether or not to invest a hefty amount of time for such little return.... read more