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5 Tips to Make the Most of the Need for Speed Most Wanted Demo, Out Today on PSN

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Nov 13, 2012

Need for Speed Most Wanted

Need for Speed Most Wanted is now out, and today we’re celebrating 1 million Autolog users with the release of the PlayStation 3 demo. We’re bringing PlayStation.Blog the inside track on what new players should look for, and how to dominate the Most Wanted demo.

Making a demo for a large-scale open world game is a major challenge. We wanted to put together a snapshot of Most Wanted’s blend of exploration, connected competition and explosive, over-the-top police chase action to give you a taste of what to expect from the main game.

The action takes place in a locked down version of the city – you get to play in Fairhaven’s Downtown and Four Bridges districts.

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Need for Speed Most Wanted: 4 Things You Need to Know

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Oct 19, 2012

Hey, it’s great to be back on the PlayStation.Blog. We’ve been working hard on Need for Speed Most Wanted, our second Need for Speed game after 2011’s Hot Pursuit. I’m pleased to tell you that we’ve just put the finishing touches on the game, and we’re winding up the online servers to take a beating from you guys come launch day — October 30th.

It’s a pretty exciting time for PlayStation fans, and we’re really excited to be able to talk not just about the PS3 game, but also our first for PS Vita. If you don’t know anything about Most Wanted, here’s the deal. The original Most Wanted was our favorite Need for Speed game. We loved the epic cop chases, hot cars, and most of all that unbeatable sensation of fast, reckless driving while on the run from the law.

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Burnout Paradise – the Party Pack!

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Feb 09, 2009


Hey guys.  Great to be back on the blog, and we’ve got lots to tell you about.  We released our first premium content for Burnout Paradise – the Party Pack ! Our Freeburn online play is a cool way to hang out with your online friends, but we wanted to give you a way to […]

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Burnout Paradise Legendary Cars Pack – Remaining Cars Unveiled

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Jan 09, 2009


Wow! We got an immense response to our recent unveiling of the 88 Special – an incredible hovering car! But, the 88 Special is just a one quarter of our forthcoming Legendary Cars pack. Now it’s time to show you the 3 remaining cars. We’re keeping things pretty much under wraps on these vehicles for […]

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A Holiday Message from Criterion Games

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Dec 31, 2008


One last post from Criterion Games, before we disappear for our Christmas break, but don’t panic! We’re back on January 9th with a big update on what 2009 has in store for everybody’s favorite driving game! 2008’s been an awesome year. We shipped the award-winning Burnout Paradise – Spike TV and IGN PS3’s Driving Game […]

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Burn Baby, Burn!

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Nov 21, 2008


It’s Friday, which can only mean we’re back on the blog with more news on Burnout Paradise content for 2009. Today, we’re announcing the incredible new Carson Extreme Hotrod. If you caught our recent announcements, you’ll know we’re bringing more content to Burnout Paradise through 2009. We’ve talked Party, Ultimate, Legendary Cars and Toys in […]

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Criterion Announces Burnout Paradise Legendary Cars

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Nov 07, 2008


Hey folks … great to be back on the only blog that counts (apart from the one you’ll find at, of course). We’re continuing to support Burnout Paradise through 2009. The fun starts with our Burnout Paradise Party Pack in Feb and will be followed by our awesome Burnout Paradise Legendary Cars Pack. This […]

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What’s next for Burnout Paradise?

Posted by Jeremy Chubb on Oct 31, 2008


Phew! Another big week, here at Criterion Games, but it’s great to be back on the blog! Today, we made the first of a series of announcements calling out our 2009 Burnout Paradise content. So first up, we’re talking about the in-game browser for the PLAYSTATION 3. We always like to embrace the great hardware […]

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