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Need For Speed: Shift - Most Realistic NFS Ever?

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the best nfs for me is nfs road challange/high stakes. that game rules.
 
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Can't beat the original Road & Track - Need for Speed imo ,Released in 1996.

NFS has rapidly gone downhill in the last 5 or 6 years :(
 

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Can't beat the original Road & Track - Need for Speed imo ,Released in 1996.

NFS has rapidly gone downhill in the last 5 or 6 years :(
NFS SE was in 96. NFS in 95.
 
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I read about it on gamepowerup. Its quite interesting, something different from all that Fast and Furious stuff, and seems better than Pro Street.
 
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The only nfs i liked were SE and Underground except these parts i played but not like.

The recent one "Undercover" is the biggest disappointment for me. I doubt the game has the same engine of mercenaries 2.
 
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this is exactly the racing game ive always wanted ,as long as they dont make a balls of it nd get it wrong
 
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Its nice to see need for speed go back to its roots, the gameplay of the latest needforspeeds couldn't even touch the earlier ones like hot pursuit
 

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Rear view mirror! Hopefully hood view has one too.

I saw the name on another page with "The development studio responsible will be London-based Slightly Mad Studios, which is headed by former SimBin co-founder Ian Bell, whose experience with driving games includes GT Legends and GTR 2." and though could this be a realistic NFS. And what do you know it seems so.

I'm also exited about the "Need for Speed: World Online" could it be 'Motor City Online 2'? Well probably not with old cars, but free online NFS, I'm game.
 

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I just saw a screenshot and it looks identical to GRID.
 
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I just saw a screenshot and it looks identical to GRID.
Yes it does and not a bad thing. Don't know GRID sell figures, but think it did quite well, not a surprise to see a 'copy'. But much less post processing going on in that picture than GRID, so that's good, although I like the look of it too.
 
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If it actually manages to be as good as GTR2 and GTL go (which probably wont happen) only then i will be impressed. Grid is rubbish when it comes to simulating physics, we know that.
 
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it's still EA.. they will F*** it up. F***ing up games is the only thing they do consistently.

I do hope I'm wrong though, the screenshot looks sick.
 

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I would have to say yes, if thats picture of it ingame
 

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it's still EA.. they will F*** it up. F***ing up games is the only thing they do consistently.

I do hope I'm wrong though, the screenshot looks sick.
I agree with you 100% I really hope they don't f this one up... I haven't played an NFS game in a while, but this one looks niiice
 
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Yes, I'm excited.

Yes, I doubt they will pull it off. Why?

1./ They need to refer to "girls" to make the game interesting
2./ They may use an outside studio, BUT, they still have EA design manager and production manager
3./ Focus is on visual effects gimmicks, but NOT as underlying car physics
4./ Picture looks great, BUT, yet another tunnel and corridor car racing game

>> MIX NFP:pU with NFS:HP2 and turn it into 2009 code on DX9/10 and then we are talking.
 
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I agree with you 100% I really hope they don't f this one up... I haven't played an NFS game in a while, but this one looks niiice
you never know, EA are the kings of f-ing up good games, and those movie-like(cutscenes) nfs's all suck i my book

I just hope they don't murder it with DRM like they did SPORE
 
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Can't beat the original Road & Track - Need for Speed imo ,Released in 1996.

NFS has rapidly gone downhill in the last 5 or 6 years :(
same here, but my fave is NFS II SE
 
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i hope they dont destroy good franchise (is lost, i sorry)
 

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Need For Speed: Shift

looking nice on graphics

sweet!

 

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yay, i hope it doesn't have that draconian DRM

i realy like the concept tho
 

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Lets hope they don't pull a Killzone 2 on the graphics.
 

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hmm sadly I wouldn't put stock in screenshots I just wouldn't.

only thing we can do is wait and hope they don't drop the ball on this and instead pull a pump fake and scramble for the TD.