Milestone is bringing the latest entry in its MotoGP series to the Switch this year, it has been announced.

As you might expect, MotoGP 22 will be focused on the 2022 MotoGP season and will include 120 riders and 20 circuits, as well as 70 historic riders and bikes from the history of the sport.

A raft of improvements is promised, including more realistic tire deformation, improved suspension and better visuals and character animations. Split-screen local multiplayer will also feature.

The series' 'Managerial Career' mode makes a return in this entry, and a brand-new mode will allow players to relive the memorable 2009 MotoGP season, which saw Valentino Rossi claim his sixth MotoGP title after a season-long battle with his teammate Jorge Lorenzo. The game will also include a documentary on that season, narrated by Mark Neale.

MotoGP 22 is set to launch on Switch on April 1st, 2022.