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Criterion co-founders create new indie studio Three Fields Entertainment

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 05, 2014 6:00pm PST

Criterion Games co-founders Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry have moved on to their next gaming venture. Three months after departing from the studio they once helped create, Ward and Sperry have founded a new studio called Three Fields Entertainment.

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Criterion Games co-founders depart from EA

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 03, 2014 2:00pm PST

Criterion Games co-founders Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry have departed from the studio they once created, leaving Electronic Arts with aims of creating a whole new studio.

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"I think you mean that the upper echelon leaves (1 year after the non-compete expires) and then ..."

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Criterion Games 'just 17 people' now, most of team at Ghost Games

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 13, 2013 1:00pm PDT

"Criterion is just 17 people these days," Criterion creative director Alex Ward said. Apparently, most of the studio moved to Ghost Games, leaving just a "small team" behind to work at Criterion.

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"+1 Too bad all that talent is gone already. EA strikes again."

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Need for Speed franchise now headed by Ghost Games

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2013 3:45pm PDT

After working with Criterion on Need for Speed: Rivals, Ghost Games will take full control of the racing franchise going forward.

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"It wasn't until 3 the game began encouraging takedowns. Both 1 and 2 were about driving ..."

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Undercover cops infiltrate Need for Speed: Rivals

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 21, 2013 4:15pm PDT

"That sure is a nice ride that new racer is sporting. Nice sirens, too! Hey...wait a minute...!" Need for Speed: Rivals is adding undercover cops to the ranks of the law.

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Criterion staff assisting Ghost Games with Need For Speed: Rivals

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2013 7:10am PDT

Criterion is lending Ghost Games a helping hand with Need For Speed: Rivals, sending over 60-65 staff members to assist with development.

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"Just wondering if it's okay for Criterion to make another Burnout now. The last one was kinda ..."

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Need for Speed Rivals announced, coming November 19

By John Keefer, May 23, 2013 7:30am PDT

Electronic Arts has announced Need for Speed Rivals, coming from Criterion Games and EA's newest studio Ghost Games. The popular racing franchise is set to come to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on November 19, as well as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year.

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"I THINK the difference is an updated engine and NO free roam, which makes this a real racer in ..."

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Criterion: 'time to make something new,' hints at new non-racing game

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 15, 2013 2:15pm PDT

Criterion Games has become synonymous with excellent racing games. However, the studio behind Burnout appears to be moving onto something completely different.

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Need for Speed: Most Wanted DLC confirmed, coming today

By Steve Watts, Feb 26, 2013 11:45am PST

Need for Speed: Most Wanted is getting three downloadable content packs today, and will have them all bundled into one package to save some money.

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Trophies out Need for Speed: Most Wanted DLC

By Steve Watts, Feb 25, 2013 12:30pm PST

Need for Speed: Most Wanted appears to be getting three more downloadable content packs, judging by sets of Trophies that detail each one.

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"Don't waste your money buying this game, you can download it for free from Mygame9.com"

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Need for Speed Most Wanted coming to Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2013 9:40am PST

Need for Speed: Most Wanted is coming to the Wii U on March 19, and EA has detailed some features unique to the platform.

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Need for Speed: Most Wanted to get 5 new cars on December 18

By John Keefer, Dec 05, 2012 3:15pm PST

Need for Speed: Most Wanted is getting its first DLC pack on December 18, with five super-fast cars being added to the garage.

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"I was thinking the same thing, I can't believe they're selling it for 10 bucks as well."

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Need for Speed: Most Wanted demo hits consoles

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 13, 2012 10:31am PST

Nyooooom! That's not the sound of a Need for Speed Most Wanted demo hitting Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, because downloads don't make noises beyond the very faint buzzing of electrons inaudible. Press your ear close to your console and you may just hear it, as EA released a s...

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"I downloaded this game for free from Mygame9.com . Other wasted their money in buying it."

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Need for Speed Most Wanted review: multiplayer mayhem

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 31, 2012 12:30pm PDT

We take a look at Need for Speed: Most Wanted, the latest open-world arcade racer from Criterion Games that leans decidedly towards its multiplayer experience.

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"I really wish racing games would do away with drifting. Sure a little power brake to get around ..."

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Need for Speed: Most Wanted Vita developed by Criterion, includes extra content

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 26, 2012 11:30am PDT

Instead of giving porting duties to an external studio, developer Criterion Games is actually working on the Vita version of Need for Speed: Most Wanted in-house--ensuring that even the Vita version lives up to the team's standards.

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