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How to unlock the Mercedes-Maybach S 680 in Need for Speed Unbound
The luxurious Mercedes-Maybach S680 was added to Need for Speed Unbound in the Volume 2 update. Here's how to complete Hot Laps to unlock it.
March 21, 2023
Hands-on with Need for Speed Unbound Volume 2: the fightback begins
We've been hands-on with Need for Speed Unbound's Vol 2 patch ahead of its release, and the increased bank, online cops and a surprise new car combine to create a compelling update.
March 20, 2023
Former Burnout, Need for Speed, leads found new video game studio
Fuse Games sees five Criterion veterans form a new AAA video game studio in the UK, with remote employees around the world.
March 16, 2023
Ken Block’s lasting racing game legacy
Everyone at Traxion.GG is deeply saddened by the passing of motorsport competitor and driving video pioneer Ken Block. Here's a look back at his gaming appearances.
January 3, 2023
Creating Need for Speed Unbound with Criterion’s Kieran Crimmins | Traxion.GG Podcast S5 E16
Criterion Games' Kieran Crimmins explains how Need for Speed Unbound was created and the biggest developmental challenges.
December 13, 2022
Need For Speed Unbound review: One more time, in 4K60
We get called a ‘s*** driver’ by the police radio, add neon to our cars and escape overly long police chases. It's Need for Speed, only this time, in a higher resolution.
December 4, 2022
Need for Speed Unbound: Codemasters team helped “increase quality”
Criterion Games stalwart and Need for Speed Unbound Creative Director Kieran Crimmins has explained how the former DIRT 5 team helped the latest title's latter stages of development.
November 29, 2022
EA to reveal new Need for Speed game this Thursday
EA is set to release more details on its next Need for Speed game this Thursday as part of a Reveal Premiere event on YouTube.
October 4, 2022
Need for Speed No Limits receives new Nissan Z and Lamborghini Sián
The Need for Speed mobile spin off receives three new cars, a new track layout and several fresh events - all available right now.
June 7, 2022
Criterion Games subsumes Codemasters Cheshire, forms one Need for Speed development team
Having supported on the upcoming Need for Speed game, Codemasters Cheshire will now permanently become part of Criterion Games.
May 12, 2022
The next Need for Speed game will release in 2022
EA has revealed that its new Criterion and Codemasters Cheshire-developed Need for Speed game will be released before December 31st 2022.
May 11, 2022
New Need for Speed confirmed for launch before April 2023
Electronic Arts has confirmed a new Need for Speed game due for release before 1st April 2023. In…
February 2, 2022
Need for Speed No Limits’ Lunar New Year update adds McLaren Speedtail
The mobile spin-off for the Need for Speed racing game series, No Limits, has just received a large…
January 25, 2022
Need for Speed Shift 2: Unleashed, 10 years on
Need For Speed Shift 2: Unleashed is the latest game to turn 10 years old, and highlights the…
July 25, 2021
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered is now part of EA Play
Good news EA Play subscribers, you will be able to play the latest Need for Speed release, Hot…
June 24, 2021
Older Need for Speed titles delisted from digital stores
There comes a point in every video game’s life cycle where there’s just no more than can be done to keep…
June 2, 2021
WATCH: The History of Need for Speed
24 primary games spanning 25 years and countless spin-offs, mobile games and even an actual movie. It’s fair to say…
April 24, 2021
Seven great racing games on Nintendo Switch
The Switch has done so many things right in its life, but while platformers, RPGs and so many…
March 24, 2021
There will be no new Need for Speed game this year
Sorry, peeps, they’ll be no new Need for Speed game in 2021, as EA has taken the decision…
March 2, 2021
60fps and wrap editor arrive today in Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered came at a strange time. A mildly refreshed version of a PS3/360…
February 25, 2021