Need for Speed: Most Wanted confirmed for Wii U

Criterion Games' latest racing game due for Nintendo's upcoming platform sometime in 2013.


Wii U gamers will feel the need for speed, but not until 2013. An Electronic Arts representative confirmed to Polygon that Need for Speed: Most Wanted is in development for Wii U and will ship sometime during next year.

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An exact release date was not provided, nor was information regarding whether or not the Wii U version will feature cross-platform play.

Additionally, it is not clear if the Wii U version of Need for Speed: Most Wanted will boast feature parity with the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 iterations.

Need for Speed: Most Wanted is due out tomorrow, October 30, for Xbox 360, PS3, and PlayStation Vita, as well as Android, and iOS devices. It was developed by Burnout creator Criterion Games and is an open-world racing game that has players competing against one another as well as an ever-present police force.

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