Taking to two wheels in the virtual world has a lot less challenges to be overcome than it does in the real world. However, capturing the feel of guiding a high-powered motorcycle is indeed a challenge that must be daunting for developers.
Watch Dogs 2 is a good game. Its much maligned predecessor suffered from a significant investment of Ubisoft marketing dollars leading to a pre-release hype level that the end product could not meet.
One of the most revered games of all time was Warren Spector’s Deus Ex. The reason was just how refreshing the approach of a multi-solution game design was among a sea of assault style shooters. That was in 2000; since then many other titles have given players options, and some have been intriguing, such as the original Dishonored, and now we have Dishonored 2.