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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 a little of the track events last seen in Split Second, Need for Speed Payback looks to be incorporating some of […]

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 come with gameplay never before seen from the series, fueled by a gripping story of betrayal and revenge. For players that pre-order the game, they will […]

Coming soon to an EA Access Vault near you

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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 on Xbox One. Well the next few months won’t dissappoint you either as EA have just announced the latest […]

Lifting the hood on the next Need for Speed update

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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 new feature allows you to compete against other human opponents in a series of five pre-selected events. Simply select the […]

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 of the new update as are follows. Manual Transmission – announced several weeks ago it has now been confirmed […]

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 Pro Building an awesome ride is only part of the fun, the other is showcasing it for the world to see and […]

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 request from EA to take 5 minutes out of their time and fill in a survey about the multiplayer future of the […]

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 three games from a number of different categories, all the way up […]

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 they’ve been playing and a few news stories that took their interest recently. https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-the-wasteland-beckons If you want to send […]

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 banding is high on the list of ‘feedback’ and by the end of November Need for Speed should be patched to address this and […]