Need for Speed Series News


Need for Speed coming fall 2015 with Underground vibe and nocturnal open world

By Daniel Perez, May 21, 2015 9:07am PDT

Need for Speed will be making its triumphant return to PC, Xbox One, and PS4 this year.


"i was like, oh great another prerendered teaser. but in game? interesting."

- vassili_zaitsev see all 5 comments

Need for Speed 2015 teaser image hints at Underground 3

By Daniel Perez, May 20, 2015 8:35am PDT

A new Need for Speed will be announced tomorrow, but today, EA has released a new teaser image that may hint at a new game in the Underground series.


"It's hard to tell from the teaser image but I think this is going to be about cars. Maybe some ..."

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Need for Speed 2015 to be revealed this week

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2015 1:40pm PDT

This year's Need for Speed is expected to finally make its debut prior to the start of E3, EA announced today.


"From https://www.youtube.com/user/NeedForSpeed looks like a mobile game?!?"

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Need for Speed No Limits in development by Real Racing 3 developers

By Daniel Perez, Nov 20, 2014 10:00am PST

A new Need for Speed game has been announced for mobile devices, but before you roll your eyes, it's being developed by the studio behind Real Racing 3.


"They did this before with Slightly Mad Studios (the splinter of SimBin games when they made the ..."

- Landrosradick see all 2 comments

Need For Speed Rivals joining EA Access this month

By Robert Workman, Sep 03, 2014 9:00am PDT

Plus, FIFA 15 and NHL 15 will also get timed trials as well.


Need for Speed skips a year, next game coming in 2015

By Andrew Yoon, May 07, 2014 7:45am PDT

The Need for Speed series has been annualized for a long time now. However, the franchise needs to get a tune up and will be skipping 2014 altogether.


"Good. I tire of crap releases between every good need for speed game."

- CaptainSurly see all 2 comments

Need for Speed Rivals adds Koenigsegg One:1, 'the fastest car ever built,' for free

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 04, 2014 12:00pm PST

The Koenigsegg Agera One:1 is debuting at the Geneva Auto Show today, and may be "the fastest car ever built." And it's free in Need for Speed Rivals.


"This is nice and all, but I'd really appreciate if they'd patch the PC version not slow down to ..."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 2 comments

Report: Unannounced Need for Speed game canceled as Ghost Games suffers layoffs

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 03, 2014 11:00pm PST

With an upcoming movie and excellent reviews for Rivals, the Need for Speed franchise seems to be doing quite well. However, Electronic Arts has...


"Sounds like it was just the Surrey office which never released a game. Maybe it just wasn't ..."

- baron calamity see all 4 comments

Behind the scenes with the Need for Speed movie

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 11, 2014 11:45am PST

Director Scott Waugh takes fans behind the scenes of the upcoming Need for Speed movie, showing off crazy stuntwork, cars, and police chases.


"I got the need for speedy erasing of that trailer from my mind. What a waste of money and time."

- Kolzig73 see all 4 comments

Need for Speed Rivals update adds 2015 Mustang

By Steve Watts, Dec 17, 2013 8:30am PST

A free update for Need for Speed Rivals adds a 2015 Ford Mustang racer.


"I'd rather they patch the PC version to use more than one core."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 4 comments

Need for Speed Rivals review: the thrill of the chase

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 15, 2013 10:15am PST

The end result is a game with crystal-clear vision and execution. Rivals ends up being a rather unique racing experience--one that isn't meant for everyone, but will be beloved by those that "get" it.


"I'm not saying I will never own a PS4, just won't happen for a while. "

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Need for Speed joins EA Sports label

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 05, 2013 5:30pm PST

The Need for Speed franchise is switching labels, away from EA's general gaming label to EA Sports. It's in the game now! In many ways, the...


"Yeah, they really did a good job burning through Black Box. Putting QTEs in a racing game in ..."

- the archvile see all 8 comments

Need for Speed Rivals joins PS4 launch lineup

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 04, 2013 12:15pm PST

Sony may have lost DriveClub for its PS4 launch, but EA is coming to the rescue. Need for Speed Rivals will be the only racing game available on day one.


Need for Speed Rivals preview: cops and robbers

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 18, 2013 6:00am PDT

Imagine, if you will, Journey reimagined with cars. Instead of a silent scarfed wanderer joining you on your quest, it's a sports car rushing at...


"One last thought, for a while: Who actually ever wants to be a cop in these games?"

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Need for Speed movie gets first trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 25, 2013 9:55am PDT

The first trailer for the Need for Speed movie takes a surprisingly serious tone, making it not-too-difficult to imagine this as some weird car-related side story for Jesse Pinkman.


"Seems like the voice over is a little serious for what I'm imagining this movie being. That ..."

- tossitupdude see all 8 comments