We’ve been listening to rumblings in regards to the subsequent entry within the iconic Need for Speed racing franchise for a while now, and in the present day, publishers E3 have lastly unveiled it with an thrilling new trailer: meet Need for Speed Payback, out November 10.
Does your cologne odor of petrol and bitumen? Take a bathe, and benefit from the best racing games on PC proper now.
In the promised offline single-player mode, you’ll take the function of three playable characters reunited by a quest for vengeance towards The House, a cartel who rule town’s casinos, criminals, and cops. EA promise all the standard quick and livid petrolhead antics: races, heists, “high stakes car battles”, cop chases, offroad and concrete antics, and so forth. By finishing such challenges, you’ll win the respect of the underground and the appropriate to take down The House within the final race.
Payback will even characteristic the deepest automotive customisation within the sequence to this point, to the purpose the place you’ll be able to “spend hours finding and tuning an abandoned derelict into a supercar.” You can even gamble by yourself efficiency earlier than a race.
If you pre-order, you will get 5 customised vehicles proper out the gate (or storage). These are a Nissan 350Z (2008), a ‘67 Chevy Camaro SS, a ‘69 Dodge Charger, a Ford F-150 Raptor, and a VW Golf GTI (2016, sadly).
Need for Speed Payback will even have a ten-hour early trial by way of Origin Access, beginning Thursday November 7, whereas those that go for the deluxe version will get entry to the sport three days earlier than its official launch on November 10.
“Need for Speed returns this year to challenge what players expect from racing games,” says Marcus Nilsson, govt producer. “From the story, to the different characters you can drive as, to the varied missions, to the edge-of-your-seat moments, this is our vision for what action driving entertainment means today.”
Perhaps this implies EA have opted to not use the trademark they filed for Need for Speed: Arena. Or maybe it does not? Who can say.