Electronic Arts has officially announced Need for Speed Underground. In this driving game, players will be able to buy custom kits and other car modification items using the cash they earn by winning events. These events will consist of various nightly street racing activities, including drag racing. The game will feature 20 customizable cars from a variety of manufacturers, including Toyota, Subaru, and Mitsubishi. Naturally, there will also be licensed custom kits.
Need for Speed Underground is scheduled for release early next year for the GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox, PC, and Game Boy Advance.