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    Need for Speed: The Run

    PS3 X360 PC Wii 3DS

    About the Game

    Need for Speed: The Run represents a new take on the driving genre, with EA trying to implement an engaging story and quick-time events.

    Our Verdict

    5
    Need for Speed: The Run serves as a perfect example of why it's a bad idea to pump out so many games in such a short space of time - the franchise is suffering from fatigue. The Run has a nice concept, and the gameplay isn't too bad, but no aspect of the game excels, it's all very average at best. If EA wish to continue releasing Need for Speed games with this frequency, they will have to re-think their strategy, because if we're going to continue getting games like The Run, they could quite easily run the franchise into the ground.

    Release Information

    Need for Speed: The Run for PS3
    Developers Publisher
    EA Black Box Electronic Arts
    Genre Release Date
    Arcade Driving November 15, 2011
    Need for Speed: The Run for Xbox 360
    Developers Publisher
    EA Black Box Electronic Arts
    Genre Release Date
    Arcade Driving November 15, 2011
    Need for Speed: The Run for PC
    Developers Publisher
    EA Black Box Electronic Arts
    Genre Release Date
    Arcade Driving November 15, 2011
    Need for Speed: The Run for Nintendo Wii
    Developers Publisher
    EA Black Box Electronic Arts
    Genre Release Date
    Arcade Driving November 15, 2011
    Need for Speed: The Run for Nintendo 3DS
    Developers Publisher
    EA Black Box Electronic Arts
    Genre Release Date
    Arcade Driving November 15, 2011

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