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Need for Speed: Shift Latest News - Xbox 360

Game Description: Need For Speed: Shift is unlike any Need For Speed game released yet. Whereas the series has traditionally focused on arcade-style racing, Need For Speed: Shift moves into Gran Turismo territory and focusing on intense realism and simulation of racing. Electronic Arts describes the game as a racing game built by racers for racers.
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  • Need for Speed Movie Coming In 2014 From Dreamworks

    A Need for Speed movie is in the works. Dreamworks has acquired the movie rights to the franchise, and EA will produce along with John Gatins and Mark Sourian. Scott Waugh (Act of Valor) is attached to direct, and the project will be fast-tracked at DreamWorks with a target production start date for early next year, for a 2014 release. ...

    Posted June 22, 2012

    Need for Speed Movie Coming In 2014 From Dreamworks
  • EA Reveals Need for Speed: Shift 2 Slated For Early 2011

    Electronic Arts plans to release a sequel to their 2009 racing hit Need for Speed: Shift in early 2011, the publisher revealed in their Q1 financial report released today. Read More?

    Posted August 3, 2010

    EA Reveals Need for Speed: Shift 2 Slated For Early 2011
  • Criterion Games' Need For Speed Described As "Action" Oriented

    Electronic Arts and Criterion Games keep teasing about what the Burnout developer has planned for their reinvention of Need For Speed. But we have a slightly better idea of what's coming. John Schappert, who left EA to join Microsoft before returning to EA last year as COO, described the upcoming collaboration as an "action-based Need For...

    Posted February 8, 2010

    Criterion Games' Need For Speed Described As "Action" Oriented
  • Criterion Showing Electronic Arts Their Need For Speed Game Today

    The next game from Criterion Games most likely won't include the name Burnout. Instead, Electronic Arts has tasked the UK developer with aiding in the reboot of Need For Speed. Criterion Games is actively developing their take on Need For Speed and announced on Twitter today they would be showing off their hard work to a number of EA employees...

    Posted January 27, 2010

    Criterion Showing Electronic Arts Their Need For Speed Game Today
  • Need for Speed Franchise Passes 100 Million Units Sold

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Electronic Arts’ Need for Speed franchise has been a fixture in the gaming world for many, many years, and thanks to the success of the latest installment, Need for Speed: Shift, the racing franchise has passed the 100 million units sold mark. That translates into over $2.7 billion in sales,...

    Posted October 21, 2009

    Need for Speed Franchise Passes 100 Million Units Sold
  • EA Touts Depth Of "Driver Experience" In Need for Speed: Shift

    Electronic Arts has said that Need for Speed: Shift represents a return to the simulation roots of the Need for Speed franchise. Yet as our own Brian Leahy reports in his review, the game isn't all sim and isn't quite the arcade experience found in previous Need for Speed installments either. We caught up with EA community manager Drew Hahn at...

    Posted September 22, 2009

    EA Touts Depth Of "Driver Experience" In Need for Speed: Shift
  • EA GamesCom 2009 Press Conference Report

    Watch Larger Version of this Video UPDATE: The video of the press conference has been added for your viewing pleasure. This blogged event has already happened. It was a good blog, but it’s no longer the blog we once knew and loved. It is not a live blog. It is now a Zombie Blog. Reanimated, and possessing unrelenting intent on...

    Posted August 19, 2009

    EA GamesCom 2009 Press Conference Report
  • Need for Speed: Shift Profiles Driver Angst In New Trailer

    If it's said that "how you drive on the track defines who you are", then count me as a Level 50- Car Insurance Premium Neurotic. Electronic Arts and Slightly Mad Studios profiles the types of driver characteristics that will envelope their high-speed racer Need for Speed: Shift coming to the PC, PSP, PS3 and Xbox 360 in...

    Posted June 15, 2009

    Need for Speed: Shift Profiles Driver Angst In New Trailer
  • EA Executive Describes Bizarre Creations' Blur As "Completely Underwhelming"

    EA Games Europe’s senior vice president Patrick Soderlund is on a roll this week. On Tuesday, I told you about his alleging that, unlike the PlayStation 3, the Xbox 360’s tech has been “maxed out.” Now today, Soderlund is once again taking personal shots, only this time they’re aimed at targets closer to...

    Posted June 11, 2009

    EA Executive Describes Bizarre Creations' Blur As "Completely Underwhelming"
  • Need for Speed: Shift E3 2009 Preview

    This September the Need for Speed series is going from the streets to the race course in Need for Speed: Shift, a new take on the world's most popular racing game franchise. While you NFS fanatics wait to get your hands on the wheel yet again, you can learn all about what's in store for you this time around the track, like a unique and immersive...

    Posted June 5, 2009

    Need for Speed: Shift E3 2009 Preview
  • Need for Speed: Shift E3 2009 HD Gameplay Video

    Test out the ultimate racing experience with this HD gameplay demo for Need for Speed: Shift from E3 2009. Vroom, vroom! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted June 4, 2009

    Need for Speed: Shift E3 2009 HD Gameplay Video
  • G4's E3 Game Demo Madness!

    If you've been following our site over the last month or so, I'm sure you're already aware that G4 will be bringing you 22 hours of live coverage of E3 2009, as well as wall-to-wall, 24-7 web coverage of the show. I'm talking floor-reports, Steve Wiebe's world-record Donkey Kong attempt, live coverage of the major press conferences and way, way...

    Posted May 27, 2009| 45 Comments

    G4's E3 Game Demo Madness!
  • 'Need for Speed: Shift' Producer Interview: Evolved Racing Franchise

    The Need for Speed franchise has dropped a couple of places in the race for premiere racing franchise on current-gen consoles. Appropriate then, is the title for Need for Speed: Shift, the latest in EA's long-running franchise. Join Electronic Arts Producer Jesse Abney, as he explains the dedication to a high-end racing experience designed with...

    Posted May 13, 2009| 8 Comments

    'Need for Speed: Shift' Producer Interview: Evolved Racing Franchise
  • 'Need for Speed: Shift' Hands-On Preview

    The Need for Speed franchise is going in a new direction and new series developer - Slightly Mad Studios - is definitely on the right track. The game, which will be a sim-style racer with arcade elements, seeks to do some things never-before-seen in a racing game. The team making the game features members from SimBin, which was responsible for...

    Posted April 27, 2009| 17 Comments

    'Need for Speed: Shift' Hands-On Preview
  • 'Need for Speed: Shift' Debut Gameplay Teaser

    Need for Speed: Shift was dated for a September release this morning and to ride shotgun with the news, EA presents the first in-game footage of the back-to-pure-racing entry into the franchise by Slightly Mad Studios (GTR series). Can NFS: Shift with GTR developer in tow reclaim the series' once former glory in an ever crowding racing...

    Posted March 23, 2009| 18 Comments

    'Need for Speed: Shift' Debut Gameplay Teaser
  • Need for Speed: Shift Exotic Racing Series Trailer

    Posted: March 9, 2010

    7,065 Views | 02:14

  • Need For Speed: Shift "Ferrari" DLC Trailer

    Posted: February 22, 2010

    5,970 Views | 01:40

  • Best of 2009: Best Racing Game

    Posted: December 15, 2009

    8,744 Views | 01:36

  • Holiday Buyers Guide 2009: Morgan Saves

    Posted: November 24, 2009

    13,754 Views | 03:01

  • Need for Speed: Shift Team Racing Pack DLC Trailer

    Posted: November 20, 2009

    3,002 Views | 01:33

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