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E3: Screens and video of NFS The Run

E3: Screens and video of NFS The Run

EA has put online 14 new screenshots of Need For Speed: The Run that will be available November 15, 2011 in NA and November 17, 2011 in Europe.
Update: Gameplay video added

E3 Demo

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Commented on 2011-06-06 22:10:55
Graphically stunning, in game?
Commented on 2011-06-06 22:11:30
This apparently runs on Frostbite 2 engine?
Commented on 2011-06-06 22:35:12 In reply to UkHardcore23
Posted by UkHardcore23
Graphically stunning, in game?
It's an EA game thus bullshots ahoy.
Commented on 2011-06-06 22:38:17 In reply to Bakutheswede
Posted by Bakutheswede
It's an EA game thus bullshots ahoy.
Just seen gameplay from E3 and it's very close, graphically it is amazing!
Commented on 2011-06-06 23:10:33 In reply to UkHardcore23
Posted by UkHardcore23
Just seen gameplay from E3 and it's very close, graphically it is amazing!
LESSON number 1:- never trust footage unless you mean to tell us your at e3.
Commented on 2011-06-07 01:19:11
Another wrong turn for the Need for Speed franchise. I don't want foot-chases and quicktime-o-ramas in my street racer. Just give me car customization, hot races (on the street!) and the ability to thumb my nose at my friends who didn't make as cool a car as me.
Commented on 2011-06-07 01:29:18
Not normally a fan of NFS but I actually quite like the look of this. I would have preferred the on foot segments to have been played rather than QT events but still thinking this is a nice fresh take on the racing genre.
Commented on 2011-06-07 04:10:44
uggh, looks pretty terribly imo. The racing/escaping in a car looked average, nothing special, but then I am forced to watch the game play out these long on foot movies where I push a button on command every 30 seconds?

My god, gaming is supposed to be becoming MORE interactive. Why are so many games trying to emulate dragons lair lately? I know it is easier than making actual gameplay, but it just looks lazy and makes me totally uninterested in ever playing it. Make the on foot sections interactive, or leave them out altogether, don't half ass it!
Commented on 2011-06-07 09:03:29 In reply to michaelob
Posted by michaelob
uggh, looks pretty terribly imo. The racing/escaping in a car looked average, nothing special, but then I am forced to watch the game play out these long on foot movies where I push a button on command every 30 seconds?

My god, gaming is supposed to be becoming MORE interactive. Why are so many games trying to emulate dragons lair lately? I know it is easier than making actual gameplay, but it just looks lazy and makes me totally uninterested in ever playing it. Make the on foot sections interactive, or leave them out altogether, don't half ass it!
So Im not alone ....yuppi ! Personally I think new NFS looks terrible, boring and stupid and the running sequences are just annoying.
Commented on 2011-06-07 12:18:34
Need for speed meets heavy rain. Not interested yet.

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