The film adaptation of Need for Speed has started production in the town of Macon, Georgia. It stars former Batman actor Michael Keaton and Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul who plays Jesse in the hit TV show.
A local news network reported on the filming letting residents know Hollywood-types were invading the town and shutting down roads. No traffic in the way? Doesn't sound like Need for Speed.
Microsoft may be unveiling Forza Motorsport 5 at their unveiling of the next-gen console on the 21st May in Redmond, WA as a next-gen title.
DarkSeas Games' love letter to Road Rash has been approved by over 3,700 wallets as it surpasses their goal of $160k. The Kickstarter campaign for Road Redemption is officially successful, with about 48 hours left.
The motorcycle combat-racing gameplay is directly influenced by Road Rash, adding in "insane crashes," destructible track environments, ragdoll physics and online multiplayer.
Burnout and Need for Speed rebooter extraordinaire, Criterion Games, won't be leaving tire tracks all over our desktops and TVs with their next release. The studio is drifting off into the sunset with the racing genre.
Boss man Alex Ward says that after a decade of tricked out wheels pummelling asphalt it's "time to make something new." No, before you ask, there's not another Black coming.
Owners of Forza Horizon will be getting some free downloadable content on the 16th April in the form of the 1,000 Club Expansion Pack. The DLC features more than 1,000 new challenges, ten Xbox Live achievements worth 250 Gamescore, and two new cars.
UPDATE: "Totally fake. Remakes and Reboots?" tweet Criterion.
Another subtitled adventure within the Need for Speed series is getting the Criterion reboot treatment, according to rumour, and this time it'll be Underground. It will apparently be set in a new Bayview City.
An anonymous party sent in a proposed logo for this reboot, saying it was in development for Xbox 360. Oddly the logo includes landmarks like Big Ben and the Coliseum. Something's not right.
Activision has announced that the first round of downloadable content for NASCAR The Game: Inside Line is now available. The DLC includes challenges from this year’s real-life NASCAR races, as well as a new set of Gen 6 paint schemes for all 43 drivers in the game.
Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios has announced that the April Top Gear Car Pack, featuring six new cars specifically selected by the Top Gear Magazine team, is now available to download from the Xbox Live Marketplace for 400 Microsoft points.
Publisher PQube and developer Milestone have released the first actual gameplay trailer for the latest edition in their long-running motocross series, MotoGP 13.
Turn 10 has announced the March Meguair's Car Pack downloadable content for Forza Horizon, and it's filled with some truly hot cars like the 1998 Nissan R390. Season Pass owners also get the 2010 Joss JT1.
Three DLC packs are en route to Need for Speed: Most Wanted - the leaked PS3 trophies list told us that - but now EA has confirmed their existence, and all three packs are available to download.
Xbox 360 and PS3 gamers can enjoy the Terminal Velocity, Movie Legends and Heroes packs of new races and vehicles right now, but PC Need for Speed junkies must wait until March 13th.
EA is releasing three DLC packs containing new races and vehicles for Criterion's Need for Speed: Most Wanted. These new content packs were outed by leaked PlayStation 3 trophies.
They're named as the Terminal Velocity Pack, the Movie Legends Pack and the NFS Heroes Pack. Each provides new single player and multiplayer goodies tied to trophies/achievements.
In a new agreement Codemasters will be relinquishing self-publishing as Namco Bandai expands to include the studio's portfolio amongst its label in Europe and Australasia, which includes GRiD 2.
This also covers every forthcoming major release, as the two update their 2010 arrangement which "built a trustworthy relationship" over the years. Codemasters don't want the hassle of costs.
Turn 10 has announced the February downloadable content for Forza Horizon, called the Jalopnik pack, which will add six new cars. The DLC will cost 400 MicroSoft Points ($4.99 USD).
The sequel to Race Driver: GRID will be arriving at the end of May, announces Codemasters. They also unveil a Special Edition that offers "extra content, redeemable via download" for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
There is also a Brands Hatch Edition for UK gamers, including two additional packs: McLaren Racing Pack and Head Start Pack. GRiD 2 features an "entirely distinct and extensive" multiplayer.
Criterion Games developer Alex Ward made a Twitter post that seemed to be probing interest in a sequel to the open world racing game Burnout Paradise.
Developer MileStone has announced MotoGP 13, which will be released on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 later this year.
Codemasters had immediate plans for a sequel to GRID, but senior games designer Ross Gowing admits their ambitions surpassed what they could accomplish with the hardware at the time.
Five years of platform know-how and improvements to the EGO engine mean GRID 2 can become a reality. Game features must be "absolutely first class" or they're not worth pursuing.
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Before the British racing development studio Bizarre Creations spun off track and landed upside in a ditch, they were working on a new title powered by a new game engine, reveals a former boss.
The engine was internally made and it was "really nice tech" but never saw the light of day, laments Christopher Davie. He released some footage of the unannounced racer, showing off Dubai.