Need for Speed: The Run Crashes Into a Wall of Criticism

In their constant quest to turn the Need for Speed franchise into something more than just a racing game, EA tapped it's Black Box studio to create The Run, a game driven by equal parts speed and narrative. How'd that turn out? See for yourself. » 11/16/11 12:00pm 11/16/11 12:00pm

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Go On A Cross-Country Run With the Launch Trailer for the New Need For…

Black Box's Frostbite 2-powered racer puts the pedal to the metal today and EA's released a trailer that'll take you from 0-60 as far as Need for Speed The Run's story and gameplay features. You get glimpses of the characters played by Christina Hendricks and supermodel Chrissy Teigen. Of course, there's Sean Faris… » 11/15/11 12:40pm 11/15/11 12:40pm

Enhance Your Out-of-Car Action with these Need for Speed The Run

I've owned a few pairs of video game-themed sneakers over the years. But the ones I've actually worn out IRL? Only one pair—the Pumas tied into True Crime: New York— have won that honor. The colorway and city-street grid worked with an understated branding that was surprisingly subtle and with what I already had in… » 10/10/11 1:40pm 10/10/11 1:40pm