https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZtjDwe8bnQ&app=desktop We have all wanted an F-Zero title to come to the Wii U and we nearly received one. Liam Robertson is reporting that Nintendo approached Criterion Games, the company behind Burnout and Need for Speed, to ask them whether they would be interested in developing the futuristic racing series for Wii U. The company … Continue reading Nintendo Apparently Asked Burnout Developers To Make An F-Zero For Wii U
Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry who are the cofounders of Criterion have left the acclaimed studio. Ward said on Twitter that he and Sperry left the studio to ensemble a new video game company. Criterion's most recent games are Burnout Crash and Need for Speed: Most Wanted. Here's the statement from EA. "Alex Ward and Fiona … Continue reading Criterion Games Co-Founders Leave
Criterion games' boss Alex Ward took to Twitter earlier and announced that he would be moving on from racing titles and said, 'it's time to make something new.' After the rumour of a new 'unannounced racing title' spread like wild-fire to be quashed later by Ward himself, it appears there's no longer room for another … Continue reading Criterion Games’ Alex Ward Moving On From Racing Titles
Yesterday, we reported that a Need for Speed: Underground remake could be in the works, according to a logo sent into EGM Now. Apparently, these rumours are entirely false. Criterion Games creative director Alex Ward enlightened fans on Twitter that the game in question was just a rumour and nothing more. Earlier today, he tweeted: … Continue reading Alex Ward: Need For Speed Remake Is ‘Totally Fake’
An anonymous source sent the logo above to EGM Now and claims that it's from the Xbox 360 version of a supposed remake of Need for Speed: Underground, which was originally released in 2003 on multiple platforms, including Game Boy Advance and Nintendo GameCube. The developer of the unconfirmed remake is said to be Criterion … Continue reading Need For Speed: Underground Being Remade?
Rumours are afloat that Criterion Games - who brought Need For Speed and Burnout titles to the Wii and Wii U - are developing a 'unannounced racing title' slated for release sometime this year. The project has already been listed on various Criterion's employers professional LinkedIn accounts, listed under 'EA games for 2013', but whether … Continue reading Criterion Developing ‘Unannounced Racing Title’ For 2013
Need for Speed: Most Wanted launches on Wii U next month. Publisher EA has confirmed that the racing game will be available March 19th in North America, and March 21st in Europe and Australia. The Wii U version of the game supports Miiverse and includes the Ultimate Speed Pack, which lets players take to the … Continue reading Release Dates Set For Need For Speed: Most Wanted On Wii U
EA has confirmed that Criterion Games' upcoming sandbox racing game, Need For Speed: Most Wanted, is coming to Nintendo's forthcoming console. The game arrives to other platforms, including Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, on October 30th, but Wii U's version launches sometime during 2013. "Starting Oct. 30, Most Wanted will be available on X360, PS3, … Continue reading Need For Speed: Most Wanted Confirmed For Wii U