Need for Speed Shift Review: Switching Gears

Need for Speed Shift is about an apt a title as you'll find, referring not only to, obviously, its auto-racing genre, but also to EA's efforts to take the series in a new direction – namely, toward more serious simulation-style fare and away from the cops-and-robbers, anything-goes attitude of the game's predecessors. » 9/25/09 6:00pm 9/25/09 6:00pm

EA Hit The Reset Button On Need For Speed Franchise, 3 New Games Coming

It's official: the sheen has well and truly worn off the Need for Speed franchise. Once a guaranteed smash, recent titles have under-performed badly, leading EA to announce a total reboot for the series. » 1/30/09 5:30am 1/30/09 5:30am