Tag Archives: criterion games
Sat, Dec 07, 2013 | 19:47 GMT
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has told Eurogamer it is Dead Space developer Visceral Games making the shooter he was alluding to earlier this morning.
Tue, Sep 17, 2013 | 16:14 BST
Criterion Games’ studio director Fiona Sperry has said that it was never the developer’s intention to stick with doing Need for Speed games, and just because the majority of its staff is now over at Ghost Games doesn’t mean the developer is in dire straits.
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 | 02:48 BST
Criterion Games has had its staff numbers reduced to 17 people total working at the Guildford-based studio, as the majority of the studio has now moved over to Ghost Games, according to various tweets which surfaced overnight.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 05:36 BST
Criterion Games appears to have relinquished his stewardship of the Need for Speed franchise just one year in, with Swedish developer Ghost Games taking over.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 22:34 BST
Need for Speed: Rivals was shown on stage during the EA E3 press conference. The game’s All Drive feature was discusses. It gives you one world to play in alone or with friends and rivals. All Drive gives the player a “non stop racing” experience, which Ghost Games said will allow players to start a race in single player and end it in multiplayer. A demo of how this works was shown.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 | 16:25 BST
Further to news that Criterion Games is not, in fact, making a Need for Speed Underground reboot, studio boss Alex Ward has revealed while he, personally won’t be making another racing game, that he wasn’t speaking on behalf of the whole team.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | 08:35 BST
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | 12:48 BST
Need for Speed: Underground could be next on the Criterion reboot slate, following the alleged leak of a logo online. Now of course, we all know anyone can use Photoshop to mock up anything these days, so take this as rumour only. Seriously.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 10:33 GMT
Need For Speed: Most Wanted developer Criterion has said that the game’s outstanding DLC packs will only hit Wii U if the studio sees enough support on Nintendo’s format.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 11:34 GMT
Need For Speed: Most Wanted developer Criterion Games is holding a student game jam on April 11, that will see final year A-level and first year university students working together to make a fully functional game prototype. The team is accepting applications now.
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 | 12:34 GMT
Need For Speed: Most Wanted is to receive three more DLC packs from Criterion Games, according to a batch of PS3 trophies unearthed online.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 08:27 GMT
Need For Speed: Most Wanted is hitting Wii U in March 14th, and the developer has confirmed that it will trump the PS3 and Xbox 360 build in the technical department. It’s based on the PC version, you see?
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 | 04:34 GMT
Need for Speed: Most Wanted popped up in this week’s console network updates with a new piece of premium DLC called the Ultimate Speed Pack. The $10 content drop includes five new cars – the Pagani Zonda R, McLaren F1 LM, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, Lamborghini Aventador J and Hennessey Venom GT Spyder, a new Most Wanted List event, new rewards and unlocks, and over 70 new Car Milestones. See the shiny new vehicles in action through the break.
Fri, Nov 23, 2012 | 02:10 GMT
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 21:52 GMT
Need For Speed: Most Wanted is out this week on PS3, Xbox 360 and PS Vita. Watch VG247′s Dave Cook take it for a spin and see Criterion’s Matt Webster introduce the game’s opening.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 02:43 GMT
Need for Speed: Most Wanted will definitely make an appearance on Wii U.
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 | 22:32 BST
Criterion will return to the high-octane franchise that made us fall in love with it all over again: Burnout.
Tue, Oct 09, 2012 | 13:35 BST
Everything about Criterion’s Need for Speed: Most Wanted is designed to keep players climbing over their friends to the top of the ladder. Brenna Hillier talks to producer Leanne Loombe.
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 | 09:31 BST
Need for Speed: Most Wanted follows the same open world format as the original game, and this was the only option, Criteron’s vice president Alex Ward has explained, despite his fears that people didn’t ‘get’ Burnout Paradise’s open world setting.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 14:37 BST
Need For Speed: Most Wanted is shaping up nicely, with a massive city to tear around, plenty of Frostbite 2 destruction, and a highly competitive multiplayer offering. VG247′s Sam Clay talks with Criterion Games creative director Alex Ward to find out why he feels the studio now owns the Need For Speed series.