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I would definitely recommend this title to those who haven't had any experience with the series, as it is a great standalone title. But for those with a passion for x-cross who have already experienced MX vs. ATV, this title may not be as unique of an experience as they might want.
What it may lack in revolutionary features it makes up for on the tracks where speed, skill, and surprises are not in short supply.
MX vs. ATV Untamed isn't the greatest motocross game ever, but it's so much damn fun that you probably won't care. Note to Rainbow, though: fire that janky, poorly rendered blonde you have carrying the sign before races and insert some live-action shots of two beauties in your commercial. You'll sell way more games.
It lacks cohesion, and ultimately frustrates too intensely and too often to keep your satisfaction at the right levels.