Try our new beta!Click here
90°
Submitted by CranberryPub 1295d ago | interview

'Back from the Brink' | The Story of Need for Speed World's Recovery

GamerZines writes:

Thursday, 26th July is the day that Need for Speed World celebrates two years in service, but it wasn't always plain sailing for the persistent online offering of the world's most popular racing franchise.

At launch way back in 2010 the free-to-play MMO was chastised for poor social features, unsatisfying racing, limited car choice, a complete lack of any kind of performance tweaking and an underwhelming visual customisation suite. Not exactly the kind of reception which boded well for the future, yet fast forward to today and the often overlooked release boasts a staggering sixteen million users!

Yesterday we caught up the game's producer Marc De Villis to ask what has been key to that dramatic transformation and what it was like in those dark days a few weeks after launch. (Need for Speed World, PC)

tachy0n  +   1295d ago
the game itself is good, but the only things the devs need to work on is on map additions and gamemodes!

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Final Fantasy IX review I 148Apps

22m ago - 148 Apps is going to take a look at how well Square Enix has ported the game onto iOS, and whethe... | Final Fantasy IX
40°

Adventures of Mana review I 148Apps

23m ago - Adventures of Mana is a remake of Final Fantasy Adventure (or Mystic Quest) for the Game Boy, spo... | Adventures of Mana
Ad

Gran Turismo SPORT Beta Testing Begins early 2016

Now - Start tracking GTS with Releases.com's release date alert service and be notified when the GTS beta launches. | Promoted post
40°

MOP: Operation Cleanup Review (PS4) - Punk and Lizard

1h ago - SJ Hollis writes for P&L:"Oh good, a game about housework. I vacuum bi-monthly and I’ve not picke... | PS4
40°

Review: XCOM 2 - Time to save Earth - Gaming Boulevard

1h ago - The guys of Gaming Boulevard uploaded their review of XCOM 2 and decided: XCOM 2 is a wonderfu... | PC
40°

D/Generation HD available to download on Xbox One right now

2h ago - Neil writes "You may remember D/Generation from many moons back. Good news...a rebooted, HD versi... | Xbox One