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  1. 10 (1270)
  2. 9 (2045)
  3. 8 (1007)
  4. 7 (347)
  5. 6 (157)
  6. 5 (139)
  7. 4 (68)
  8. 3 (55)
  9. 2 (52)
  10. 1 (185)

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  • Review Score:4

    Let's change things, because we can.

    First off, the things I like: Great graphics. Excellent sound (with the notable exception of god-awful music for a racing game. This ain't a trance party.) No free-roam. I know some people like this; I think it's ... Read Full Review

    15 of 20 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:7.5

    absolutely amazing but very difficult

    Gameplay: This game is one of the funnest games I have played due to the fact that you can play as either the racers or the cops and both have their own play style. The racers main goal is to reach the finish line to do ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit is an outstanding racer that captures the feel and intensity of street racing like no other

    Positive + Beautiful environments and splendidly detailed vehicles + Playing as both a racer and cop is exciting and satisfying + Thrilling sense of speed and suspense, matched by equally accurate controls + Constant... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Grows !!!

    Nice work Electronic Arts for releasing Nfs hp remake ^^ i remember when i played for ps1 that was awesome lol now for ps3 more graphics, more all !!! ohhhh i like it to play sometimes racing games and this game is one o... Read Full Review

    4 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Are you NFS fan! BUY IT

    I know there are not any tuning and car designing in this one but look at the big picture. Cop chases are soooo fun especially when you play it online. Generally in the online mod there are 2 groups of 4, one will be cop... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Autolog ruined my social life...

    WOW This is what Need for Speed should be. Nothing feels better than cruising in a Dodge Viper ACR police car at 235 miles per hour on a lone spanse of desert highway at 3 in the morning. It actually is kind of relaxing ... Read Full Review

    2 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    all the cars that u would just go to the show room to see are in this game, the best car game yet!

    its got the feature of destruction from burnout which is a new and improved feature which makes the game more exciting to play, there is no customization of the car , although the cars in the game are not worth customizi... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    looks promising,but....

    i'll skip the things about this game because you already know it. pros: -nice soundtrack -nice maps and quite numerous selection of cars cons:here are where the things go wrong- first of all,i cant help but to... Read Full Review

    4 of 18 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    A return to the glory days of NFS, or just another letdown? Read on to hear an opinion from an old-school NFS fan.

    So, here we are in 2010, and we've been presented with Criterion's take on the Need for Speed (NFS) series. After numerous failures and disappointments, many fans have ditched the series. I was not one of them, but I d... Read Full Review

    18 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    NFS is exciting again.

    The last time I purchased a Need for Speed title new was Most Wanted. If felt like Hot Pursuit, but was missing something. That something is what Hot Pursuit brings to the table. Much like the original Hot Pursuit, this ... Read Full Review

    6 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Need of Speed series STANDS AGAIN!

    After the last series games that didn't call the attention of the critic as:Need of Speed Pro Street,Undercover,SHIFT(the far worse of this bad NFS's) Need for Speed returned with your ORIGINS with the HOT cop chases and... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful