Burnout Paradise

PS3, XB360 / Racing / Release: Jan 22, 2008 / ESRB: E10+

Former Burnout dev releases physics-based truck crashing game

By Steve Watts, Sep 25, 2013 6:20am PDT

Burnout developer Adam Sawkins has released his latest project, a physics destruction game clearly inspired by Burnout's crash mode.


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.


Criterion promises new Burnout, but says Road Rash is 'good fit'

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 17, 2012 1:00pm PDT

It's been four years since we've seen a proper Burnout game from Criterion. Fans who fear that the team has abandoned its beloved series can rest their minds a bit.


PlayStation 3's Move Racing Wheel detailed

By Steve Watts, Jun 29, 2012 10:30am PDT

The PlayStation 3 Move Racing Wheel accessory is coming this fall for $39.99. It will be compatible with LittleBigPlanet Karting, Gran Turismo 5, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Burnout Paradise, and Motorstorm Apocalypse.


Shack PSA: Steam Savings on EA Racers

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2010 1:01pm PDT

Amidst all the E3 hubbub, EA is running a week of daily discounts on various titles via Valve's digital distribution platform Steam. Today, Racing...


"Burnout at that price is probably one of the best deals ever."

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OnLive Running Smoothly in Demo at DICE

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 18, 2010 6:30pm PST

OnLive, the upcoming cloud-based games-on-demand service that will supposedly allow subscribers to stream and play high-end games on modest PC...


"I notice lag in wireless mice. There's no way this would ever realistically work for me. That ..."

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No More Burnout Paradise DLC

By Chris Faylor, Jan 21, 2010 1:10pm PST

As Burnout Paradise's second birthday approaches, developer Criterion has put a damper on the impending celebration with word that there won't be...


"sorry but a big fuck you to Criterion for not supporting the PC version of Burnout Paradise. ..."

- deviationer see all 36 comments

Burnout Paradise 'Big Surf Island' DLC Priced

By Nick Breckon, Jun 08, 2009 3:05pm PDT

The next Burnout Paradise expansion, "Big Surf Island," will cost users around $13 when it is released on June 11. Publisher Electronic Arts...


"After my game crashed (PS3) resulting in a corrupted save, I have no desire to play this game ..."

- cr00kedview see all 18 comments

Burnout 'Big Surf Island' DLC Coming June 11

By Chris Faylor, May 22, 2009 8:16am PDT

Criterion today announced that Big Surf Island, the first piece of Burnout Paradise DLC to bring new land to the open-world racer, will hit PS3 and Xbox 360 on June 11. Still no word as to how much the download--


"I heard a rumor that Criterion is doing a NFS title for 2010. Man I hope that's true after ..."

- MOB712 see all 11 comments

Burnout 'Cops and Robbers' DLC Trailerized

By Nick Breckon, Apr 30, 2009 2:24pm PDT

The Cops and Robbers pack for Burnout Paradise went live today, and the folks at developer Criterion produced the following trailer to entice a download or two. The pack--which includes the new online game mode and 33 new cop vehicles--sells for


"How does this game work with a steering wheel? Does it work better than joystick? How is the ..."

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Burnout Paradise 'Cops and Robbers' DLC Priced

By Chris Faylor, Apr 27, 2009 2:25pm PDT

Criterion's upcoming "Cops and Robbers" downloadable content for Burnout Paradise (PC, PS3, 360) will sell for $9.99 / 9.99 euro / 7.99 pounds /...


"not too excited about this one ... just release the new island already!"

- homeboyJim see all 9 comments

Burnout 'Cops & Robbers' DLC Taken for a Spin

By Nick Breckon, Apr 24, 2009 4:30pm PDT

The vigilantes over at Criterion give us our first look at the upcoming Cops and Robbers DLC pack for Burnout Paradise in the following edition of...


"Something I dislike about BO:P, which is well demonstrated by this video, is the way it plasters ..."

- nudel see all 19 comments

Burnout 'Cops and Robbers' DLC Hits in Two Weeks

By Chris Faylor, Apr 17, 2009 10:02am PDT

Continuing its post-release support of Burnout Paradise, developer Criterion has confirmed that the upcoming "Cops and Robbers" downloadable content hits April 30. Still no word on a price for the mode, which has players chasing criminals throug


"wow cars with police skins on them. they need to announced details on wtf this is besides that"

- dantastic see all 4 comments

Burnout Paradise 'Cops and Robbers' DLC Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2009 1:54pm PDT

Criterion has released a trailer for the upcoming Burnout Paradise (PC, PS3, 360) "Cops and Robbers" downloadable content, showing off the police vehicles that buyers will be able to control as they chase criminals through the streets of Paradise City.


"Hi Shacknews I like it when you embed youtube videos! Their player agrees with me."

- crummynz see all 10 comments

Burnout Paradise PC Patch Brings DLC Support

By Chris Faylor, Mar 27, 2009 2:05pm PDT

Now available on FileShack is the Burnout Paradise 1.100 patch, allowing those with the PC version of Criterion's racer to purchase the latest...


"I bought this game on release day for my PS 3 and I had a lot of fun with it for a couple of ..."

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