Reviews and Problems with Need for Speed: Most Wanted
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The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning Review
11 March 2010
Conclusion: Almost every level features at least one boss battle, but they are hardly a challenge. In fact, most boss fights are made easier by the unusual continue system. When Spyro drops a boss character’s health to zero, it usually changes form and a new health bar appears.
Excerpt: For the past few years, the Need For Speed Underground franchise has redefined the urban racing genre, letting players jump deep into the underground racing scene. With a game presentation similar to that of The Fast and The Furious, the Hollywood-like focus on agile cars tearing through a large...
Summary: Need for Speed Most Wanted is an excellent racing game, but like so many yearly games it suffers from being only slightly different to the previous years' game. The re-introduction of cops is good and it's nice to have some new race types but the game still has its frustrations such as the constant...
Excerpt: Need For Speed first appeared on the radar as a supercar burnout showcase for the doomed 3DO console. Over the years, the owner of the franchise, the omnipresent Electronic Arts, has tried a number of different angles, but though NFS1 and 2 were popular, subsequent releases failed to set the world...
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: The game's place in the charts over Christmas has already shown that its Most Wanted subtitle is more than accurate, and it is at least not entirely undeserving of this attention (though it is perhaps of this much attention).
Excerpt: The storyline in previous Need For Speed games have been relatively minor, if not non-existent parts of the game. While Most Wanted’s is just as light, the plot is communicated much better and plays a much larger role than its counterparts.
Excerpt: series decide to go down the road of illegal street racing. The series focused on customizable cars and trying to climb up the underground circuit of street racing. However, illegal street racing needs one thing to make it interesting, a little army of "bacon" to try and keep you from racing.