All the leaks and rumors of the week have finally come to light, that’s it! After the Mario movie and Dead Space Remake, it’s Need for Speed Unbound’s turn, the first images of which were leaked a few hours before the presentation (normal, it’s an EA game), to reveal itself with a official trailer. As announced for many months, the tone of this new episode of urban racing is very different from the series, with colorful graphics and visual effects worthy of cartoons, which has already given rise to criticism that “NfS is Fortnite“.
Graffiti comes to life with a visual style that combines street art with Need for Speed’s most realistic cars. Discover a toolbox that lets you express your racing skills with powerful sound and visual effects like Boost Nitro, a boost tactic that unleashes jaw-dropping acceleration.
Release scheduled for December 2 as a new-gen exclusive
Developed by Criterion with help from former MotorStorm studio since acquired by EA, the title is scheduled for December 2, 2022 on Xbox Series, PS5 and PC, a new-gen exclusive therefore, while the trailer does not forget to remind at the end of the video that for the poor, there is also Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered which was released at the end of 2020.
Finally, the cutscene offers a glimpse of the game engine, surrounded by some very gang cutscenes reminiscent of NfS Underground, all with the music by rapper A$AP Rocky.
Race against the clock, challenge the cops and compete in weekly qualifiers to get to the Grand, Lakeshore’s ultimate street race. Enhance your garage with ultra-customized cars, and shine with your unique style, exclusive gear and a hard-hitting soundtrack.
To reach the top, you have to take risks. Choose the right time to speed up, attempt drifts, outrun the cops or stake your money in bets against your opponents. You will have to find the fastest way to get rich to participate in the weekly qualifiers. and compete in The Grand, Lakeshore’s ultimate race.
Pre-orders are open on this link.