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Need for Speed Hot Pursuit

100% Positive Reviews
Rated #73 in PC Games

Posted

Pros: It has very realistic driving mechanism, cars feel more real, the races and the police chases are the best of any NFS.

Cons: The free roam mode could have been better, some customization is welcome, the game feels linear.


As with any big franchise, the pressure to do better with sequels keeps building up. And NFS Hot Pursuit doesn't disappoint. Driving has been evolving along, as new games came up but it never had been better. It's fun on both sides of gameplay, as a Racer and as Police. It maintains a nice balance between the missions. They don't feel overwhelmingly difficult or too easy (NFS Carbon anyone). Although i have been enjoying the Police part more. They both are pretty good.

Now coming to driving mechanics. Mostly in all previous NFS titles the cars didn't feel real. But play this game once and you'll be able to tell all about a car just by driving it. Controlling a car now is not just pushing the pedal and taking turns. Its more on how you control the car. You have to maintain an Optimum speed, precisely apply the brakes to drift around a corner. Overall, NFS wasn't this much fun anytime before.

Now coming to Cons. The Free Roam mode feels empty, the map doesn't have much detailed surroundings. Or i am too used to cities, but i spent much time and enjoyed driving around exploring the area, finding shortcuts, watching the beautiful scenery. Now its just open world, there are a few places to explore but not much. Also the roads feel quite empty.

You should get this game if you like Racing games, are a long time NFS fan, or just wanna try out this Genre. It will be a nice start! smile.gif






Need for Speed Hot Pursuit
Description:

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit players will experience the thrill of the chase and the rush of the escape as they play through full careers as both a cop and a racer – solo or connected. The blistering speeds, brutal busts and heart-stopping getaways are all connected via Need for Speed Autolog. This network not only connects friends for epic head-to head pursuits and races, but also enables players to compare performances and stats, thereby setting the stage for the ultimate in friendly competition.

Details:
DetailValue
BindingDVD-ROM
BrandElectronic Arts
EAN0014633194340
EditionStandard
ESRB Age RatingEveryone 10+
FeatureFeel the power of busting suspects in supercharged cop interceptors like the Lamborghini Reventon or outsmarting the law as a racer in high performance supercars like the Pagani Zonda Cinque
FormatDVD-ROM
Genrecar_and_truck_racing_and_flying_games
Hardware PlatformPc
Is Autographed0
Is Memorabilia0
Weight0.2 pounds
LabelElectronic Arts
LanguagesEnglish
List Price$19.99
ManufacturerElectronic Arts
Model19434
MPN19434
Operating SystemWindows Vista
Package Quantity1
PlatformWindows XP
Product GroupVideo Games
Product Type NameSOFTWARE_GAMES
PublisherElectronic Arts
Release Date2010-11-16
SKULQ2762472-B003R79HFW
StudioElectronic Arts
TitleNeed for Speed Hot Pursuit
UPC014633194340
Number Of Items1
DepartmentVideo Games
Models:
Model Name/TypeMPNEAN/UPC
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