In this week’s show — which may be the last show of the year — the GameHounds crew do something a little different and, rather than do the news and game commentary, they chat about what it takes to put a GameHounds show together and what goes in to the tricks of the podcasting trade. [...]
In: Articles by Edie Sellers7 Jun 2011
Electronic Arts’ press conference was date-o-riffic. As in, pretty much everything you wanted to come out now has a date for you to put on your calendar. You do that so you can take the week off work, don’t you? Go ahead. Admit it. So here’s the dates you might want to “catch the flu.” [...]
Picking the best modern racing games is such a complicated and controversial subject. With so many viable contenders — and a lot of completely nonviable ones — the list of possibilities can vary so much that these games. Nevertheless, I will point out five games that I think deserve the title of best of racing [...]
The first thing you might notice about Shift 2: Unleashed is that the name of the series that it’s part of, Need for Speed, is not technically part of the game’s title. Don’t worry, the words “Need for Speed” do appear on the box. Way down at the bottom edge. This is your first indication [...]
I now have a new perspective on games, thanks to Need For Speed. I hated Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit at first. I hated the handling — the fact that the cars had a sense of weight and felt slow to respond. It seemed like bad design. Why make it possible to crash into traffic, [...]
The Need for Speed franchise has been around for a while, and we all know what to expect from it: Fast-paced, heart-pounding, adrenaline-running racing with, … Whats this? … Blue and red lights in the mirrors?! Cops?!? Yes, you’ll be running from the fuzz in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, the latest update to the [...]
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