Theale, UK – 6th April, 2022 - To celebrate the latest chapter of the beloved Supercross videogame franchise, Milestone and Koch Media UK will be taking realism to the next level by fusing in-game and on-track performance to host a thrilling competition where players will try to beat the pro’s impressive real life on-track performance in game. Players will be challenged to blaze through the in-game track and beat British rider, Dylan Woodcock’s impressive real race time of 45.790 on the Houston NRG Stadium track for the opportunity to win some unforgettable prizes.
Dylan Woodcock is a rising British racer in the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship and has risen to fame on the track with his skills. Woodcock has consistently shown his talents by participating in the Main Events and his remarkable time in the intense Houston race is a testament to the young British racer’s evolving career in the world of Supercross, making it the perfect stage to set the challenge for Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame fans.
Challengers can take advantage of all the new features Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame 5 has to offer, including The Future Academy, to train and refine their skills from beginner to pro and take on Woodcock’s time on the Houston track and become a legend. The winner will not only receive an exclusive 1 to 1 video chat with Woodcock, but also get a signed helmet and race jersey amongst other Supercross goodies!
To enter the competition, players can register here and will need to post a screenshot of their best time on Houston Round 2.
As well as racing in the real world, Woodcock is a fan of videogames and likes to test his racing skills in the latest edition of the Supercross videogame franchise.
“It feels as if I am actually reliving moments from my career when I’m deep in a race. It’s pretty remarkable how realistic Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame 5 feels as a simulation, because of this, I think there is something here for anyone who has ever fantasied about being a Supercross racer.” Dylan Woodcock.
The latest chapter of the most realistic Supercross videogame is now available on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S , Xbox One, Windows PC and Steam. The PlayStation version provides a free upgrade from PS4 to PS5 and the Xbox version features Smart Delivery.
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