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Best VGM 315 – Need For Speed: Most Wanted (2005) – Police Chase

Off to Eurogamer on Friday so I won’t have access to upload music over the next few days. In the meantime, enjoy some jolly exciting chase music!

E3 2012: Notes From The Five Conferences And Reaction

And so the dust has finally settled on the main conferences at the Electronic Entertainment Expo; over the last two days Microsoft, EA, Ubisoft, Sony and Nintendo have all held their annual E3 media pitches. As with last year, I was furiously typing all the way through the conferences making notes, and below is my quick round up of all the relevant stuff from the two days. Continue reading E3 2012: Notes From The Five Conferences And Reaction

‘I Fought The Law, And I Won…By Driving Away’ – Need For Speed: Most Wanted Review

NEED FOR SPEED MOST WANTED (2005) – EA CANADA

Maybe they will blind themselves looking at my shiny, shiny bodywork....

For anyone with a memory longer than 7 years ago, the recent drab sales of Need For Speed: The Run over the Christmas period may come as a bit of a surprise to you. Need For Speed was once a franchise that was almost guaranteed the top spot in the UK charts over the festive period, but a series of uninspiring sequels have left EA’s once golden goose a bit rusty; the likes of Carbon, ProStreet & Undercover were terrible games trying to stretch the ‘Pimp My Ride’ culture beyond its respectable lifespan, and while Hot Pursuit returned some of the glory of the series, it was made by Criterion – the creators of Burnout who know what they are doing. Need For Speed is still in dire straits then, and I can’t really work out why the series hasn’t improved on its finest hour; the 2005 entry, Need For Speed Most Wanted. Continue reading ‘I Fought The Law, And I Won…By Driving Away’ – Need For Speed: Most Wanted Review