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Need for Speed Payback announced

With a familiar Fast and Furious theme to it, the visuals of last year’s title but with some sunshine, collectable classic cars to find like in Forza Horizon, the crash sequences of Burnout, and...[Read More]

EA announce Need for Speed: Payback – first details revealed

Today, EA announced Need for Speed: Payback. This explosive adventure is apparently filled with intense heist missions, high stakes car battles, epic cop pursuits and jaw dropping set pieces. It will ...[Read More]

Coming soon to an EA Access Vault near you

The last 12 months have been exciting for EA Access members with 20+ additions to the vault in their unlimited play section, several Play First Trials and the 10% on top savings on EA Digital titles o...[Read More]

Lifting the hood on the next Need for Speed update

Tomorrow sees the release of the next Need for Speed update and with it comes a whole host of new challenges and changes. The main change is the introduction of the SpeedLists feature. SpeedLists This...[Read More]

Hot Rods reported tearing up the streets in Ventura Bay

The team behind Need for Speed have just released information on a huge update that will hit consoles on March 3rd and it brings with it the answers to many people’s wish lists. The key features...[Read More]

Lifting the hood on next Need for Speed update

So the momentum keeps going and next Wednesday, February 3rd, Need for Speed gets its next anticipated update appropriately named Showcase. So what treats do the guys have in store for us: Snapshot Pr...[Read More]

Need for Speed reaches out to its community

Need for Speed publishers EA seem to have learnt from earlier mistakes when it comes to the future development of their games by today reaching out to its community. Players have received an email req...[Read More]

Racer of the Year

The year is coming to a close and so it’s time once again to take a look back at all the great games that have been released in 2015. Every day up until the end of the year we’ll be revealing our top ...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: The Wasteland Beckons

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 17 The Wasteland Beckons – where the duo talk about games t...[Read More]

Ghost Games listening to fan feedback for Need for Speed

Last week Need for Speed raced onto the Xbox One with Ghost Games behind the wheel. The ‘reboot’ has had plenty of feedback since then and Ghost Games have been listening closely. Rubber b...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 16 Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty – where the duo are back ...[Read More]

Need for Speed review

Rev your engines. Need for Speed is back and this year it has been ‘rebooted’. Recently developers and publishers seem to favour rebooting their most beloved titles – it worked for Tomb Raider, so why...[Read More]

EGX 2015: Need for Speed impressions

High on my EGX list was the Need For Speed reboot. After 22 varied iterations, I was unconvinced that a reboot could do anything for the series, and at this point I am still slightly unconvinced. Grap...[Read More]

Do you have the Need for Beta Speed?

If you can’t wait to take to the streets of the new Need for Speed, or you’re in two minds about the game, then you might be interested to know that there’s an upcoming closed beta –...[Read More]

Become the ultimate icon in new Need For Speed

Ghost Games announced the car icons which inspired their reboot of the Need for Speed franchise, and revealed how technology is blurring the lines between life action film and in-game gameplay. Playin...[Read More]

Check out this week’s Deals with Gold

This week, Deals with Gold brings us discounts on Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed and Need for Speed. The full list can be found below. Xbox One Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Digital Pro Edition...[Read More]

E3 Need for Speed in game video footage

For those who’ve already forgotten about E3, here’s just a little reminder of the in-game customisation and gameplay that awaits us in the up and coming  rebooted Need for Speed franchise....[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – round-up

Bethesda kicked it off, Microsoft then wowed us, but it’s now time for veterans EA to show us what they have in store for us this year and next. First off is a new teaser for Mass Effect 4, show...[Read More]

E3 EA Conference – Need for Speed

EA continue to keep us on the edge of our seats as they show more of its rebooted Need for Speed Franchise. Need for Speed, out November 3rd, brings you to Ventura Bay and to an iconic open world raci...[Read More]

Need for Speed gets a reboot

EA announced that Need for Speed is getting a reboot and will be available this autumn. EA says it’s going to feature “deep customization, authentic urban car culture, a nocturnal open world, and an i...[Read More]

EA prepares to unveil its next Need for Speed game

According to a post on the Need for Speed Facebook page it looks like Electronic Arts are preparing to unveil the next game in its franchise’s series on the 21st May. EA have hinted that it will...[Read More]

Need for Speed: Rivals Xbox One Review

When you look at what’s on the market for both the new generation of Xbox One hardware and old generation Xbox 360, it is hard to find many decent arcade racing games, they are a dying breed being ove...[Read More]

Need for Speed Rivals Launches With Xbox One

Next-gen high-octane racing by the name of Need for Speed Rivals arrives from November 22nd for the Xbox One! Need for Speed Rivals puts gamers behind the wheel of both sides of the law, daring them t...[Read More]

Need for Speed Rivals Gameplay

Take on unique careers as both a Cop and Racer where your story, gameplay, cars, and tech differ for each side of the law. As a mysterious Racer named Zephyr, draw the attention of the masses in Redvi...[Read More]

Need for Speed Movie Trailer

I am not overly keen on game to movie adaptations. Do remember watching the $48,000,000 production from Hollywood Pictures of Super Mario Bros.? No, there is a reason for that, it was rubbish. It was ...[Read More]

Need for Speed Rivals – Cops vs Racers Extended Cut To celebrate Need for Speed Rivals award winning showing at E3, Ghost have created an extended cut of the Need for Speed Announce Trailer. The Rivalry Begins...[Read More]

Xbox One – Need for Speed Rivals from EA

EA has today announced Need for Speed Rivals, an action/racing game created by an inspired new development team, using a powerful engine and delivering next-generation gameplay. Need for Speed Rivals ...[Read More]

Need for Speed Most Wanted DLC Packs Out Now


Need for Speed Most Wanted fans can now jump with excitement (if you’re that type of person) as three unique downloadable content packs has just raced its way to the Xbox LIVE marketplace. Some ...[Read More]

Need for Speed: Most Wanted Review

Criterion’s remake of one of the greatest racing games that launched with the Xbox 360 in 2005 is now out in stores worldwide; although a new Need for Speed game using the same title as the original M...[Read More]

EA Gothenburg Hiring for Next-Gen Need for Speed Game?

EA’s new studio based in Sweden,EA Gothenburg has dropped the bombshell that they are set to develop a new Need for Speed game using the FrostBite 2 engine as part of their drive in developing a...[Read More]

Need For Speed Most Wanted – Find It, Drive It Video

Gameplay footage of Criterion Games’ highly anticipated Need For Speed Most Wanted showcasing open world gameplay. In Most Wanted all the cars are open from the start, meaning if you can find it...[Read More]

EA Did Not Announce Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 or Most Wanted 2

In a quarterly earnings call conference this evening, EA did not officially announce this years iteration in the massively popular racing franchise, Need for Speed with “Hot Pursuit 2” or ...[Read More]