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After 13 years of annual releases, EA has decided to take a more restrained approach to the next Need for Speed, a game that CEO Andrew Wilson believes will debut in 2015. Wilson broke the news during an EA conference call earlier today. "Ghost Games in Gothenburg is working on an innovative new c...

May 6th 2014 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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Former Burnout creator Alex Ward took to Twitter to discuss EA's commitments to the Wii U in his time at the company, particularly with Need for Speed: Most Wanted. Since Ward recently announced his new indie studio, Three Fields Entertainment, fans asked him on the social media service if the deve...

March 10th 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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If the seven games debuting on PSN this month at discounted rates don't spice up Sony's Spring Fever sale enough for your liking, the sale will also include sales on four different franchises. Games and DLC in the Call of Duty, Need for Speed, BioShock and Grand Theft Auto series are on sale at var...

March 3rd 2014 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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EA has unveiled two new car packs representing Jaguar and Ferrari for its hit arcade racer Need for Speed: Rivals, though arguably more intriguing is what the publisher isn't telling us. The Ferrari pack (highlighted in the trailer above) features the 1987 edition of the Ferrari F40 alongside 19...

February 21st 2014 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Those of you who didn't spend yesterday hovering around a glowing picture box, while giant sports guys from Seattle trounced giant sports guys from Denver, missed the above teaser for the live-action Need for Speed movie. Aside from pretty cars crashing and Aaron Paul's sole line of dialogue, yo...

February 3rd 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Ever wonder what it takes to get a camera up to speed with the race car speed demons you see in films like The Fast & The Furious and the upcoming Need For Speed? This behind-the-scenes video should give you a clue as to the amount of work involved. The crew in the video start by introducin...

February 1st 2014 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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Need for Speed: Rivals developer Ghost Games has suffered layoffs in its UK office and ceased development on an unannounced Need for Speed project, according to a report by Polygon. The report states that Electronic Arts dismissed contract workers earlier this week and presented full-time staff me...

February 1st 2014 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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It won't hit dealerships until next year, but thanks to Need for Speed Rivals you can drive the 2015 Ford Mustang as early as today. Thanks to a free title update which should be applied the next time you fire up the game, Rivals now features a brand-new, not-yet-released Ford sports car. This n...

December 17th 2013 at 2:15am 0 Comments
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Dreamworks released a new full length trailer for the upcoming Need for Speed movie (alternative title: Braking is Bad), and it certainly looks like Need for Speed - not that the EA franchise is particularly bursting with identifying qualities beyond fast, shiny cars and high speed crashes. But th...

November 19th 2013 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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When Andrew Wilson became CEO of Electronic Arts in September, he named Patrick Soderlund as his replacement as head of EA Sports. The company immediately made structural changes in how it handles its EA Labels, shuffling its games under the EA Studios brand. Along with that change, the Need for Sp...

November 6th 2013 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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The latest trailer and screens for Need for Speed: Rivals show the progression of goals players face as both cops and racers in the game. Some tasks have players drifting for 500 yards while others challenge players to take down at least six racers. Need for Speed: Rivals will launch November 19....

October 3rd 2013 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Aaron Paul's first gig after Breaking Bad is a starring role in the upcoming Need for Speed film, based on the hit video game series from EA. He'll be joined by Kid Cudi and Michael Keaton, to name a few. Much like yourselves, we have opinions on things like this, so we've gone ahead and remixed...

September 25th 2013 at 7:00pm 0 Comments