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Score Breakdown Based on 1831 ratings
  1. 10 (289)
  2. 9 (290)
  3. 8 (509)
  4. 7 (315)
  5. 6 (160)
  6. 5 (80)
  7. 4 (40)
  8. 3 (27)
  9. 2 (40)
  10. 1 (81)

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  • User Rating 7

    finaly the need for speed has return to roots, the game is short, there buch gliches on this game, but this game is no

    Rated on February 13, 2012 by B-boy

    I big fan of need for speed, finally has return to roots, racing the streets with trafic and cops, the graphics, are great, But few problems with this game, the game is kinda giichy, some times the fr...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    It isn't the best Need for Speed, but The Run will probably get you to play until the end.

    Rated on February 29, 2012 by PaperHats

    I was excited to pick up my copy of Need for Speed: The Run. The first few races in the Story Mode put a smile on my face. That didn't last very long, however, as they became repetitive and restric...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Let`s be honest it`s not going to be game of the year but definitely race game of the year !!!<br />

    Rated on March 04, 2012 by siwy2009

    at start of this review i want to say something to people about reviewing games, don`t write stuff like ohhh this game is not realistic or the driving is not as it should be because it`s just a proper...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Race across America

    Rated on March 28, 2012 by nintendians

    Need for Speed: The Run for the Sony Playstation 3 is about Jackson "Jack" Rourke; who is having problems with a mob organization and has too many trouble with the Police and need to win the $25,000,0...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    This game could have been the game EA wanted it to be had they worked longer on it

    Rated on April 01, 2012 by samferrari

    This game is not as good as NFS Hot Pursuit and Shift Two Unleashed , been a fan of NFS games for a long time but this game was not up to par with other NFS games like Shift Unleashed two, NFS Carbon ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Just the game to go for as a beginner to enjoy the fun in graphics and visually immersive gameplay experience

    Rated on May 31, 2012 by swivril

    The RUN as officially claimed in the trailers promised a stunning imagination and visual experience having been roped Michael Bay for it in the productions. there are a few pros and cons with the ga...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    I was very disappointed

    Rated on November 03, 2012 by jordan_ahmad98

    It's very bad game , Need For Speed Hot Pursuit is better in levels , User reviews must adhere to rules found in the Terms of Use agreement. Please keep your language clean and allow the filter to...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    "Uninspired," explains this game perfectly

    Rated on July 04, 2013 by nickaugust20

    "The Run," is a game full of all kinds of emotions. There are moments of pure joy, extreme anger, and huge adrenaline rushes. There are also moments of "What the hell is going on here?" Graphically, T...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    Total waste of $60. They'll be giving this one away in a matter of weeks.

    Rated on November 16, 2011 by maxcomfort

    Extremely disappointed about every aspect of game. I actually interrupted playing MW3 because the trailers for this game looked so enticing but unfortunately they were the only good thing about this ...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Over-hyped game from a worsening studio. Franchise needs a new lead developer

    Rated on November 17, 2011 by TroubleMaker411

    Need for Speed should be one thing. Fun! Last year's Hot Pursuit remake was a step in the right direction for the Arcade side of the NFS franchise. Is was fast, fun and addictive. Both online an...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.