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Need for Speed: Carbon
7.5 out of 10

Need for Speed: Carbon

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Need For Speed Carbon Review

VideoGamer.com
17 January 2008
  • Excerpt: EA struck a chord with speed hounds in 2003 with the street racing success Need for Speed Underground. Naturally, strong sales brought us a sequel, a handful of shoddy replicas (SRS and Juiced come to mind), and eventually the release of last year's solid Most Wanted, which launched alongside the...
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Overall 8
8.0

Need For Speed: Carbon

Strategy Informer
7 January 2008
  • Conclusion: do with the racing area carbon, so if like me science leaves you with a bitter taste in the mouth, then still buy this game, as the only reference to anything scientific is in the title.
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Need for Speed Carbon

GameBrink
2 June 2007
Overall 9
8.8
Value for money 8
8.0
Gameplay 9
8.5
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 9
9.0
Funfactor 10
9.5

Need for Speed Carbon

ME Gamers
6 January 2007
  • Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is Ever since EA released NFS Underground couple of years back, gaming hasn’t been the same. It was such a huge success, a sequel was guaranteed. NFS:U2 became another great hit that EA decided to come up with a similar title year after year.
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Overall 7
7.0

Need For Speed Carbon

Operation Sports
1 December 2006
  • Excerpt: The sign of an effective series or franchise, in the gaming industry is the ability to evolve. To continue to do what you do well, while adding new elements, eliminating those that don’t work, and always polishing what remains. The
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Overall 7
7.2
Gameplay 7
7.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 7
7.0

Expert Review

Kikizo
21 November 2006
  • Conclusion: THE VERDICT: Time flew by while I played Carbon and before I knew it I was nearly done with it. It seemed so much bigger than it actually was. The racing is solid, especially the drifting, where you can see yourself improve every time you play.
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Overall 7
7.1

Need for Speed Carbon

Defunct Games
31 October 2006
  • Summary: Overall I felt this game was a step backward in the series. Fans of the 2 year old Underground game will love this one, while fans of Most Wanted may want to sit this one out. I prefer Most Wanted to this game, just because it seemed to be more of a challenge and I was more excited to play.
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Overall 7
7.0

Need For Speed Carbon

Blokes Only
22 December 2007
  • Summary: Most Wanted still graces our 360 and PS2 on a regular basis as it is such a great game and with the exception of one or two racing titles released in the last 12 months it is the best racing sim out there, until now!
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Gaming: Need for Speed Carbon

MacWorld
3 December 2007
  • Conclusion: Need for Speed: Carbon is a welcome new addition to the Mac fold, and one of EA’s most playable and fun titles of its new crop of Mac games.
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Overall 6
6.0

Need For Speed: Carbon - PS2

Pocket Lint
9 November 2006
  • Pros: Looks sharp, drives very nicely indeed
  • Cons: Far too easy, suffers from horrendous frame-rate drops, cutscenes suck
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