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7.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 1858 ratings
  1. 10 (294)
  2. 9 (292)
  3. 8 (514)
  4. 7 (323)
  5. 6 (162)
  6. 5 (82)
  7. 4 (42)
  8. 3 (28)
  9. 2 (40)
  10. 1 (81)

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  • Rating:10

    A wonderful trip in one piece

    Feel free to disagree, but my experience in this game was just amazing. A wonderful trip through whole US nature assortment makes this NFS installment as unique as I'd never imagine. Of course there are several cons whic... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4

    Need for speed the run

    I have bought and played need for speed games for many years, and most of the time now with The Run I'm asking myself the question , do they sit back and say how many fools will buy this game, I feel so cheated every ti... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    The Run is an interesting concept, bogged down by some limited options and ideas.

    Positive+ Cross country race across America is an interesting idea+ Frostbite 2 engine makes the ever-changing landscapes look wonderful+ Racing is fast and challenging Negative- Cutscenes occasionally suffer from cut ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    "Uninspired," explains this game perfectly

    "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, The Run is an outstan... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    fun game for a few days but nothing more

    It's nice to see a new Need For Speed series game with a story behind the racing. The Run has a story, Or at least he try. Some Mafia guys try to kill our main character. Obviously, our Jack Rourke escapes and a hot gi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    Although decent enough, the constant break in action is a hindrance

    The Run's main game is based upon an illegal street race starting from San Francisco and ending up in New York. Your character is Jack Rourke, who is in debt to a mob, so on the advice of his friend Sam, signs up to The ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2

    This game is a disaster. End of story.

    I'm usually quite a lenient reviewer. You can check some other of my reviews to see that. But when reviewing a game like need for speed the run on the wii, I am forced to make an exception. This is one of the worst game... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Playing racing games is not my Genre, but wait why am I stuck on this?

    This my mini review of NFS-the run was based on my personal experience on the game. I am reviewing my games with 5 criteria. 1.) Gameplay - learning curve is easy and you are just enjoying the nice control of the game... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Good game! Wonderfulls and beautifulls RUNS!Awesome graphics and gameplay.Amazin and brutal

    When I saw some criticisms of this game did not want to play, but there I made an effort and thankfully because I started to like the jogo.Realmente the story of the campaign is not very good worth not more focus on stor... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Best Racing game on the 3DS!!!

    The 3DS has 3 racers and this one is the best. Best graphics, story, most fun, most content etc. You are part of a huge race called the RUN and there are 26 about 5-8 minute long races, takedowns, time trails, or surviva... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful