Need for Speed Hot Pursuit News (PC)

EA's Q3 fiscal report shows five 2010 titles sold over 5m copies

Posted: 02.02.2011 by Technet2k

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Publisher EA has declared itself the number one outfit on high definition consoles in the western market for 2010 after revealing their Q3 fiscal numbers.

Five EA properties that released instalments last year sold over 5m copies each. For the quarter ending December 31st it was tops for iPhone and iPad too.

FIFA 11 stays UK's number one

Posted: 10.01.2011 by Technet2k

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For another week at the UK all formats chart EA Sports' FIFA 11 has kept the top spot with Ubisoft's Just Dance 2 claiming the coveted second fiddle.

This means Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops has sunk to third followed by Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit. Wii Fit Plus has crept into the top ten.

FIFA 11 topped UK by 2010's end

Posted: 04.01.2011 by Technet2k

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The UK all formats chart saw a dramatic tussle between two heavy hitters with EA Sports' FIFA 11 managing to pull ahead of Acti's Call of Duty: Black Ops.

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit scored 3rd, followed by Just Dance 2 and Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. And so ends 2010's rollercoaster of chart toppers.

NFS: Hot Pursuit trailer fails to reach 1m, cars are given anyway

Posted: 14.12.2010 by Technet2k

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EA and Criterion Games decided to challenge the Need for Speed community by promising to give away free cars as DLC if a trailer reached 1m views.

Unfortunately it only managed a high 600k in views but Criterion don't want to be a Grinch and so are wrapping up our "three convertibles for free" anyway.

Black Ops, FIFA see off Cataclysm

Posted: 13.12.2010 by Technet2k

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The UK all formats chart has been struck with Cataclysm, but the World of Warcraft add-on didn't manage to make a victim of Call of Duty: Black Ops.

Neither did FIFA 11 suffer at its reckoning from Blizzard. Cataclysm entered in third place, which is tremendous for a PC exclusive expansion pack.