News items tagged with need for speed

Need For Speed Review

Need For Speed Review

This year’s Need for Speed reboot feels like a fresh start for the series — and one that will likely be improved upon when its inevitable 2016 sequel rolls around.

By Brad Jones on 18 March 2016
Need for Speed Locked at 30 FPS

Need for Speed Locked at 30 FPS

Ghost Games announces that the Need for Speed reboot will be locked at 30FPS for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, as well as revealing their stance on paid DLC.

By John Jacques on 30 March 2015
Need for Speed PC Delay and Console Beta

Need for Speed PC Delay and Console Beta

Need for Speed developer Ghost Games reveals that the game has been delayed on PC. A console beta, however, will take place on PS4 and Xbox in a few weeks.

By Jasmine Henry on 30 March 2015
Watch EA's Press Conference

Watch EA's Press Conference

Watch the Electronic Arts E3 2015 press conference live, where the publisher is expected to discuss ‘Star Wars Battlefront’, ‘Mirror’s Edge Catalyst’, ‘Need for Speed’, and more.

By Boston Blake on 30 March 2015
Need for Speed Reboot Requires Internet Connection

Need for Speed Reboot Requires Internet Connection

According to the official ‘Need for Speed’ Twitter account, Electronic Arts’ and Ghost Games’ upcoming racing reboot will require an online connection.

By Kyle Sledge on 30 March 2015
Why Is Need For Speed Being Rebooted?

Why Is Need For Speed Being Rebooted?

With the official announcement of a brand new ‘Need For Speed’ title coming later this year, the developer is now explaining why the series had to be rebooted.

By Derek Nichols on 30 March 2015
New Need for Speed is Full Reboot

New Need for Speed is Full Reboot

Developer Ghost Games reveals that the upcoming ‘Need for Speed’ title will be a full reboot of the franchise, with promises of deep car customization and an immersive story.

By Boston Blake on 30 March 2015
New Need for Speed This Year

New Need for Speed This Year

While announcing its Q4 FY 2015 results, Electronic Arts reveals both a new ‘Need for Speed’ game as well as a new entry in the ‘Plants vs. Zombies’ series are on the way.

By Dalton Cooper on 30 March 2015
New 'Need For Speed' Game Charges Players for 'Gas'

New 'Need For Speed' Game Charges Players for 'Gas'

Electronic Arts’ new ‘freemium’ mobile racer ‘Need for Speed: No Limits’ offers an outrageous money-making dynamic: it charges players for ‘fuel.’

By Rob Gordon on 30 March 2015
EA Reveals First Need for Speed Gameplay and Release Date

EA Reveals First Need for Speed Gameplay and Release Date

During E3 2015, EA reveals a brand new trailer, the first gameplay details and a release date for ‘Need for Speed’, coming later this year from Ghost Games

By Derek Nichols on 18 March 2015
Need for Speed Reboot Engine

Need for Speed Reboot Engine

EA technical director Johan Andersson reveals the upcoming ‘Need for Speed’ reboot will utilize the Frostbite Engine, the same as ‘Star Wars: Battlefront.’

By Kyree Leary on 18 March 2015
Need for Speed Reveal Set for Thursday

Need for Speed Reveal Set for Thursday

After taking an unexpected year off for more development time, Ghost Games and Electronic Arts plan to reveal the next ‘Need for Speed’ this Thursday, May 21.

By Kyree Leary on 18 March 2015
'Need For Speed' Franchise Taking A Year Off

'Need For Speed' Franchise Taking A Year Off

In the realm of video games, one thing is certain: no matter how groundbreaking and engaging a gimmick, brand, or genre may become,...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 March 2014
Police-Themed 'Battlefield' From Visceral?

Police-Themed 'Battlefield' From Visceral?

There’s nothing next-gen consoles need like next-gen games, and Electronic Arts may already be in the process of taking the Battlefield series in a brand new direction. Of course, as seem...

By Andrew Dyce on 09 February 2014
'Need For Speed' Delayed

'Need For Speed' Delayed

After taking the mantle on the Need For Speed series, Ghost Games – formerly called EA Gothenburg – is facing a round of layoffs which put all of its future projects in development purgat...

By John Jacques on 13 November 2013