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As Split/Second fans, we're keeping an eye on Need for Speed: The Run because of its racetrack cataclysms. EA's made another slick trailer for it, though this one's a bit more interested in the perilous life of, uh ... the brother of Sean Faris?

September 24th 2011 at 6:00am 0 Comments
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No doubt, the city of Cologne takes Gamescom very, very seriously. With a quarter million visitors descending on the burg, marketing opportunities abound. There's Street Fighter X Tekken ads on cabs, Modern Warfare 3 mega banners in all the subway stations and every Media Markt (German Best Buy)...

August 18th 2011 at 11:59pm 0 Comments
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"You're not trying to get first, you're trying to make up ground," Need for Speed: The Run producer Alex Grimbley explained to me during a demo session in midtown Manhattan last week. Rather than putting priority on being the absolute first during individual races, The Run focuses on an overall...

July 27th 2011 at 9:02am 0 Comments
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The beginning of this Need for Speed: The Run trailer is nearly identical to that of EA's E3 press conference presentation, except the middle section adds a few extra minutes of driving ... before the conclusion reminds us of all those quick-time events we'd nearly forgotten.

July 5th 2011 at 9:05pm 0 Comments
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EA gave us a quick runthrough (sorry) here at E3 for their upcoming Need for Speed: The Run, a title being put together by Black Box Software up in Vancouver. The Run brings a number of new features to the series, including a deeper story than we've seen in most racing games, 325 kilometers of ac...

June 8th 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Anxious to see some of that hot on-the-foot action in Need for Speed: The Run? Put on your Nikes and lace 'em up -- we've got the footage EA showed off during its E3 2011 press conference. Dash on past the break to check it out.

June 8th 2011 at 12:40pm 0 Comments
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Following yesterday's teaser reveal of Need for Speed: The Run, EA has today spelled out some details we didn't know and confirmed some that we inferred from the trailer. First and foremost, the game is indeed speeding toward a holiday release date of November 15, 2011 in North America (and Nov....

April 29th 2011 at 9:55am 0 Comments
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EA's official Need for Speed YouTube account has posted a teaser trailer for yet another iteration of the racing series, this one called Need for Speed: The Run. Most of the Need for Speed series titles have focused on the cars, but this one seems to be hinting at a story specifically about the d...

April 28th 2011 at 6:50pm 0 Comments