IMAGES | X360 Tuesday, February 9, 2010 | 11:41 AM

Ferrari images of the DLC Need For Speed: Shift

Ferrari images of the DLC Need For Speed: Shift

Electronic Arts will soon release a special Ferrari DLC for Need for Speed: Shift. Here are a few images of the most popular cars of the world at full speed. This DLC will contain about fifty new challenges, it will cost Xbox 360 owners 800 Microsoft points to get it.

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Commented on 2010-02-09 12:52:41
While it certainly is exciting to Ferrari return to Need For Speed, it seems a bit late to put the manufacturer in Shift. Anyone still play it? 800 points is a bit expensive as well. Depends on the amount of cars I guess. I assume it won't be just 6 cars, but 15-20 cars should suffice. You get 10 cars in Forza 3 for 400 points. Car models look great otherwise, except for the horrible aliasing. Can't wait to hear the car sounds like though! NFS always made good on that.
Commented on 2010-02-09 13:55:37
With a broken online mode and a useless time trial mode, i sold this game.. damn shame because this is looking good, but i wont be playing the game until they fix their flaws first.
Commented on 2010-02-09 14:37:00
The gameplay is shift was so underwhelming that I can't see myself ever going back to this game after how amazing Forza 3 turned out. The only racer that has any chance of stealing a bit of my attention away from Forza would be GT or if they ever make a decent rally game.

It's a shame too, b/c shift did a lot of clever things in terms of presentation, the actual racing however was pretty broken. Physics and framerate was a joke.
Commented on 2010-02-09 14:58:57
Re-downloaded the shift demo this morning just to see if it was as bad as I previously thought. Deleted within 2 mins. THe physics are really bad, that's for sure. Though I've spent ages on Forza 3 with a wheel since I owned shift, as Nietzsche said, it will take a great game to beat it.

GT5 has a chance, I'm looking forward to it regardless. But it's a shame that shift wasn't all there. Perhaps the sequel will improve.
Commented on 2010-02-09 17:36:17
boooooriiiiiing... do people even play those shitty NFS games anymore? Oo
Commented on 2010-02-09 18:02:50 In reply to Nietzsche
Posted by Nietzsche
The gameplay is shift was so underwhelming that I can't see myself ever going back to this game after how amazing Forza 3 turned out. The only racer that has any chance of stealing a bit of my attention away from Forza would be GT or if they ever make a decent rally game.

It's a shame too, b/c shift did a lot of clever things in terms of presentation, the actual racing however was pretty broken. Physics and framerate was a joke.
Hopefully D.I.C.E. will bring back the Rallisport Challenge series.
Commented on 2010-02-09 18:30:57 In reply to doopher
Posted by doopher
boooooriiiiiing... do people even play those shitty NFS games anymore? Oo
No. But the sad thing is that people still buy them before they dont play them...
Commented on 2010-02-09 19:16:46 In reply to dargis49
Posted by dargis49
Hopefully D.I.C.E. will bring back the Rallisport Challenge series.
AMEN! but did DICE make those games? I played Rallisport 2 so much it's crazy. Damn that game was good :-)
Commented on 2010-02-10 00:07:21
Yup. It was DICE...
Commented on 2010-02-10 11:01:54
RALLISPORT CHALLLLLLEEEENGE!
Commented on 2010-02-10 15:09:26
I never though I say it but I had more fun with Shift than Forza2. Forza 2 was beauty, drives well better than Drift, but I just got bored after few days, it feels so repetitive with the events structure, little feeling of progression. I felt much more rewarded winning races in Drift even though it took a while to get used to the car poor physics. Reality is good, but if stuff gets too real it just becomes boring, at least for me...
Commented on 2010-02-10 18:32:21
Shift could have been a new wipeout game. The effects are stupidly over the top. everytime u touch the sides of the track, the colors disappers i mean... wtf?! Arcade/actionracing is fine but idd rather have forza then shit... i mean shift.
Commented on 2010-02-10 19:43:35
I also did not buy shift but this DLC seems to be only for 360 or so far anyways ? But I have to admit the cars, tracks, cockpit view ... Graphics and also sounds are really impressive.
Commented on 2010-02-10 20:26:41 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
No. But the sad thing is that people still buy them before they dont play them...
Man +1000.It's impossible to say better.

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