Since the release of the last part of the NFS titles more than 2 years has
passed. And until now Electronic Arts has not published much about a continuation on NFS,
maybe because of the onlinegame Motor City Online, which was made by the developers of NFS 4.
But with the Press Release in the October Electronic Arts announced the latest NFS title:
Need for Speed 6: Hot Pursuit 2 is under construction, but first only for the
Playstation 2. Now Electronic Arts also announced NFS HP 2 for PC, Xbox and even Gamecube!
NFS 6 promises to become a great game, mixed up with new things and pleasant modes from the older
||Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 (The heat is on!)
||Black Box Games (Website) [PS2-Version]
EA Seattle [PC-, Xbox- and Gamecube-Version]
||Electronic Arts (Website)
||PC, Playstation 2, Xbox, Gamecube
||List of the available cars
In NFS HP2 you can
drive 20 different cars, and not as in NFS 5, just Porsche
cars. Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini are all represented.
On the more than 12 tracks you can find a variety of open road enviroments
consisting of river crossings, waterfalls, beach surf, dusty paths, and brush
fires. NFS 6 very lifts out the weather conditions very much, like hurricanes,
tornadoes, blizzards or downpours, that provides the widest variety of driving
Also there are
animated drivers and cops which bring emotion into the game.
There has also been announced a new mode: The "Ultimate Road Racer"!
If you win in this mode, you can unlock more cars, tracks, upgrades or even
easter eggs or new game-modes!
Linke in the old NFS - Style you have to escape from the police, which was missing
in NFS-Porsche, but the traffic, weather conditions or something like that could
be in your way, and this would be the end of your fast racer-carreer.
Until now EA announced some different modes, such as Quick Race, Single Challenge,
Hot Pursuit, Championship and the new "Top Cop" Mode for Xbox, Nintendo GameCube
and PC versions.
Hot Pursuit and the Championship contain over 30 race challenges, and after you
finished it successfully, more new cars, tracks (there are more than 20 of it)
and parts will be unlocked.
In the Multiplayer Mode you will be able to play with up to 8 players over LAN/Internet/Direct IP.
In the other versions there will be also the loved Splitscreen-Mode.
- More than 20 of the most coveted licensed exotics rendered in awesome PS2
detail complete with animating in-game drivers.
- A variety of
modes including Hot Pursuit and Championship mode.
- Dynamic lighting and real world reflections bring the cars and tracks to
- Realistic, detailed environments that push the emotion engine by bringing
to life elements from the real world -rain, blowing leaves, sun beams and dust
- Diverse realistische Wettereffekte - von derben Regenschauern über strahlenden
Sonnenschein bis zu heftigen Sandstürmen.
- Maneuvering through traffic and police at breakneck speeds puts you on the
edge of your seat.
- Piloting virtually unattainable cars neck in neck with other exotics will
stir the soul.
- Dodge traffic at upwards of 200 mph while running at 60fps
- Open world environment to allow for "edge of your seat" off-road moments on shortcuts
- Advance your career to "Ultimate Road Racer"
- Clear reward path with: upgraded cars, new courses, new race modes and more...
- Multiplayer support
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