Tag Archives: Criterion Games

Need for Speed next-gen early prototype PC gameplay footage leaked

Back in June 2020, EA shared a teaser video for its upcoming Need for Speed game that will be targeting next-gen platforms. And, from the looks of it, some really early prototype gameplay footage for Criterion’s new Need for Speed game has been leaked online. Continue reading Need for Speed next-gen early prototype PC gameplay footage leaked

Need for Speed Heat will support cross-play between PC, Xbox One & PS4 on June 9th

Ghost Games has announced that a new update for Need for Speed Heat will release on June 9th. According to the developers, this patch will bring cross-play support to this racing game. As such, PC gamers will be able to play against PS4 and Xbox One players. Continue reading Need for Speed Heat will support cross-play between PC, Xbox One & PS4 on June 9th

Criterion will develop the next Need for Speed game, Ghost Games will refocus as an engineering hub

It appears that Need for Speed: Heat was the last game that Ghost Games developed for Electronic Arts. According to the publisher, the franchise will return to Criterion Games. Thus, the Burnout studio will develop the next Need for Speed title. Continue reading Criterion will develop the next Need for Speed game, Ghost Games will refocus as an engineering hub

Bioware, DICE, Maxis, Criterion and EA Sports are working on new games for EA

On its preliminary financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2019, EA revealed that some of its studios or working on brand new games. As such, gamers can expect new titles from Bioware, DICE, Maxis and Criterion. Continue reading Bioware, DICE, Maxis, Criterion and EA Sports are working on new games for EA

Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC on August 21st, current owners get a 75% discount

Criterion Games has announced that the PC version of Burnout Paradise Remastered will be officially released on August 21st. However, those eager to test or play the PC version can do so right now as the game is currently available on Origin Access and Premier. Continue reading Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC on August 21st, current owners get a 75% discount

Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC after the console release

Electronic Arts has announced a remastered version of Burnout Paradise. Burnout Paradise Remastered will be coming to consoles on March 16th and the PC version will come to Origin later in 2018, bringing the Big Surf Island add-on to PC players for the very first time. Continue reading Burnout Paradise Remastered is coming to the PC after the console release

Need For Speed: Most Wanted – New Patch Fixes Performance Issues

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At long last everyone; Criterion has released a new patch that fixes the dreadful performance of Need For Speed: Most Wanted. Although we don’t have a changelog for this patch, a quick run (after updating the game) shows significant FPS gains. The big question now is why did it take Criterion three whole months to fix this game and why wasn’t the PC version optimized in the first place. As always, this update will be auto-downloaded next time you run the game. Enjoy! Continue reading Need For Speed: Most Wanted – New Patch Fixes Performance Issues

Need For Speed: Most Wanted – PC Update Fixes SLI/Crossfire Performance Degradation

Need For Speed Most Wanted
Criterion Games has released a new PC update for Need For Speed: Most Wanted. Unfortunately, the changelog is quite small, therefore don’t expect miracles from this minor patch. According to its release notes, the key feature of this update is the fix for the game’s performance degradation when running under SLI and Crossfire configurations. This update will be auto-downloaded and you can view its complete changelog below. Enjoy! Continue reading Need For Speed: Most Wanted – PC Update Fixes SLI/Crossfire Performance Degradation