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Average Player Score Based on 351 ratings
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Score Breakdown Based on 351 ratings
  1. 10 (30)
  2. 9 (45)
  3. 8 (73)
  4. 7 (64)
  5. 6 (32)
  6. 5 (35)
  7. 4 (14)
  8. 3 (13)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (36)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:10

    Adrenaline Heavy

    Not sure where all the hate is coming from, but wow this game is some next level shit. When you are fully in the zone during those 200mph chases, everything around you blurs out. And the only thing clinging on your mind... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

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What Gamespot Users have to say about Need for Speed: Rivals

  • Review Score:1

    Obvious fastest port from console version they could do

    I pre-purchased through Origin without checking the EA forums first... my bad.Launched the game last night. It looks beautiful, from what I saw of it. Then I discovered there is no support for any wheel controllers. I h... Read Full Review

    10 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5

    I Hate Frostbite !!!

    Well I don't Wanna be Mean , I Admire EA Games of Moving on to a new studio however with not entirely new people ! but it's good . I had many hopes for this game which some i find satisfied some not and strangley some o... Read Full Review

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

    N4S Rivals / SF Lex Review

    This game reminds me of the exciting times of N4S Hot Pursuit II from back in my PS2 days. It was an exciting time for racing, and this has brought me back to those times, great game. I find myself very addicted, but i d... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6

    If it wasn't a glitch fest and poor execution, Rivals would have been a better game.

    Need For Speed Rivals is a great game and a great concept, but sadly they have executed it poorly. It tries to combine the excellent Hot Pursuit, the open world of Burnout Paradise and connection heavy Need For Speed Mos... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4

    Another Critirion style game resulting disaster

    Yes I've just said it! It was a disaster, and yes I mean it!!EA is making a new most wanted 2012, almost typical to the previous version. But that is not why there is no much success around it.First of all, let's praise... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    good job

    Very good games for me, I play evry night. I like very american cars and the cars are very realitics in neef for speed: Rivals. I drive chevrolet corvette,dodge viper, chevrolet camaro, ford mustang, dodge challanger - i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Wait... this isn't like the newer version of NFS MW?! AWESOME!!!

    NFS fans looking for something as intense as the old versions of NFS should look no further than Need for Speed Rivals. It has the perfect combination of arcade style racing with just the right amount of intense racing... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Wait... this isn't like the newer version of NFS MW?! AWESOME!!!

    NFS fans looking for something as intense as the old versions of NFS should look no further than Need for Speed Rivals. It has the perfect combination of arcade style racing with just the right amount of intense racing... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    A Good Need For Speed That You Can Enjoy

    The first thing that feel when you play NFS Rivals is the feeling of excitement.The game and the reviews should be divided in to two parts: the racer campaign and the police campaign.When you play the police story line ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4

    WARNING DOES NOT SUPPORT WHEEL AND PEDALS.

    So naive I was. Didn't check if Rivals did support racing wheel and pedals.ITs 2014 and we have a new RACING game that does NOT support wheel and pedals??And you can't customize the controls on any platform. Well just fo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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