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Ramping It Up: Mad Skills Motocross

Starting a day with the ex-editor of legendary videogames website/gaming-community Oskar Skog mailing us is always a fine thing. He writes, lamenting the lack of Trials HD for the PC - bastards! sez us - but thinking Mad Skills Motocross will act like a helpful methadone. While he thinks it not Trials match, he thinks it more of a combo of Excitebike, Excite Truck and Trials, including a level-editor. You can get the demo here. The full thing is just under 20 quid, which does seem a trifle pricey, but the level editor certainly is attractive. I haven't played it - RUSHING AROUND! - but Skog has as fine an eye for an arcade game as anyone I've ever known. Footage follows...

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Bonus marks for being called "Mad Skills Motorcross" which has had me trying to remember a crica-1999 PC Gamer office running joke where Matt Pierce kept on claiming to be General Madskillz or something similar. You probably have to had been there.

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