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post #61 of 101
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but Most Wanted was crap


Oh no you dint-int.
post #62 of 101
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why do EA have to destroy every racing game series they get their hands on?

just look what happened with the burnout series.

Burnout 1, no EA - great game
Burnout 2, no EA - one of the best games ive played
Burnout 3, EA start to get involved - still a good game
Burnout 4, EAtastic - absolute rubbish
Burnout 5, Eatastic - i don't even want to play it.

same happened with the NFS series, all the old NFS games were great, ok EA has always been involved, but as of late, the games have become rubbish. NFSU and NFSU2 were great games, but Most Wanted was crap, then they followed it up with the crashtastic Carbon - and this is easy for 75% of the game, then becomes like 3x as hard, and you HAVE to buy a new car, as the RX7 or whatever you had before is suddenly uncompetetive.

however, i hope EA can make Need For Speed good again - they should lose the street racing stuff, and go back to the old days, of racing really nice supercars that don't even need to be tuned up... would remind me of the many hours wasted years and years ago on Need For Speed Porsche 2000

just my

Edit: now ive watched the video, im thinking oh god, they will make this crap and VERY annoying - probably make you pay for you damage or something... so you never have enough money to pay for upgrades as all the computer is designed to do is punt you

seems like they are trying to turn this in to NFS:Burnout.
Completely agree with you. Simulation has been thrown out the window completely with the NFS series. I gave up on them when FWD civics were beating RWD mustangs with the same HP numbers off the line (drag races) in NFSU .

I play Live for Speed now, alot more fun while actually being completely focused towards realism.
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post #63 of 101
They need a '68 Chevelle on that list...
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I loved Most wanted, and put about 75 hours on that game. I hate Carbon though. It's a game made for 8 year olds. It's very clear in that. If you lose enough times, it goes back to being super easy.

I will NOT buy a game now base on the previous ones. Carbon ruined that for me. I will need a demo for this game...hopefully one is released soon.
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Completely agree with you. Simulation has been thrown out the window completely with the NFS series. I gave up on them when FWD civics were beating RWD mustangs with the same HP numbers off the line (drag races) in NFSU .

I play Live for Speed now, alot more fun while actually being completely focused towards realism.
the last NFS game that i thought was genuinely a good game was NFSorsche Unleashed
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umm the underground games where so far away from the NFS image of old its not even funny, also that RX7 wouldnt be to competive to a Hemi Cuda in the real world so why should it in a game?
He means more likes this.

Take over a new area. Then suddenly the rx7 cant keep up with everything.

I reckon the rx7 could beat a hemi cuda tbh.
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the last NFS game that i thought was genuinely a good game was NFSorsche Unleashed
YES YES YES!!! that game rocked!! the damage engine was cool, the gfx werent half bad, and i like how you worked your way up the ages.

My copy wint winstall anymore i miss playing it.
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NFSU most wanted IMO was the best. Carbon IMO is really poor
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NFSU most wanted IMO was the best. Carbon IMO is really poor
Agreed.

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What ? the trailer is so short
    
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