Milestone introduces NINE Season 2009, one of a kind game mode featuring a docu-styled gameplay

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The legendary riders, the best tracks, the evocative moments, the most realistic gameplay. All in one feature: The MotoGP™22 NINE Season 2009 is an original docu-styled gameplay experience that will guide players through a whirlwind of memories. Race in the boots of Rossi, Pedrosa, Lorenzo, Stoner and many others, to be the protagonist of some iconic moments in one of the best season ever in the MotoGP™ history.

NINE Season 2009 blends together gameplay and a real footage documentary created by Mark Neale, well known for his works on the documentaries Faster, Faster & Faster (starring Ewan McGregor), Fastest and Hitting The Apex, co-produced with Academy Awards winner Brad Pitt.

Mark Neale: “NINE took shape much like the 2009 MotoGP season itself. At first, nobody was sure how it would go, then it turned into something amazing. Making it was a great experience. I think playing it will be, too.”

Stakes are high and players will face all the 17 Grand Prix of the Season divided in chapters and full filled of breath-taking challenges to complete. All the NINE Season 2009 content are also available in Grand Prix and Championship modes, allowing to play entire races and seasons as the iconic riders of the 2009 season.

More details about the NINE Season 2009 content:

  • All the riders, the bikes and the tracks of season 2009.
  • More than 1 hour of real footage, full of stories, anecdotes and interviews with the protagonists of the races.
  • 39 challenges that accurately reproduce the most crucial moments of the season. Each challenge is characterised by specific goals to achieve, such as defending the position against attacks from a rival, reaching a particular position before the end of the race, or engaging in a head-to-head duel with a very aggressive rider.
  • Additional content unlockable with each challenge, such as helmets and special liveries used by the protagonists in home races.

Events, challenges, stories and emotions that were unrepeatable are now ready to be lived, once again!

MotoGP™22 will be released on April 21st, 2022 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and Steam.

About Milestone

Founded in Milan in 1996, Milestone S.r.l. is one of the leading and longest established racing game developer in the world. The 200+ people team is responsible for hit series like MotoGP™, MXGP and Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame, the acclaimed Hot Wheels™ Unleashed, as well as own IPs RIDE and Gravel. For more information please visit

About Koch Media

The Koch Media Group is a global developer, publisher and distributor of video games, VR games, gaming hardware and merchandise.

The group’s publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe, America, Australia and Asia. Koch Media has more than 25 years of experience in the digital media business and has risen to become a leading global publishing partner. The Koch Media Group runs a multi-label strategy with fully owned publishing units such as Prime Matter, Deep Silver, Milestone, Vertigo Games and Ravenscourt, publishing games for consoles, PC and VR platforms across all physical and digital channels.

Additionally, as global publishing partner Koch Media has formed long-term multi-national publishing collaborations with numerous game publishers including Activision Blizzard, Bethesda, Capcom, CI Games, Giants Software, Kalypso, Koei Tecmo, Konami, Paradox, Sega, SNK, Square Enix, Techland, Tripwire, Warner Bros, and many others.
With its parent company in Höfen, Austria, and the Publishing HQ in Munich, Germany, Koch Media owns local publishing companies in Germany, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Sweden, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, Australia, the United States as well as Japan and Hong Kong.

The Koch Media Group owns nine game development studios: Deep Silver Volition (Champaign, IL / USA), Deep Silver Dambuster Studios (Nottingham / UK), Deep Silver Fishlabs (Hamburg / Germany), Warhorse Studios (Prague / Czech Republic), Milestone (Milan / Italy), Voxler (Paris / France) , Flying Wild Hog (Warsaw, Kraków, Rzeszów  / Poland), Free Radical Design (Nottingham / UK), Vertigo Games (Rotterdam /The Netherlands) and DigixArt (Montpellier, France). Additionally, the Koch Media Group collaborates with numerous independent development studios around the world.

Part of the Koch Media Group is also Koch Films, a leading European independent film distributor with business primarily in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Italy as a cinema, TV, online and Home Entertainment distributor. The Koch Media Group also owns Gaya Entertainment, a leading video game merchandise company in Munich, Germany, and the Quality Assurance Facility in Olomouc, Czech Republic.  

Koch Media is an Embracer Group company.

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