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Tokipost.com - Burned By Burnout: Trophy Patch Goes Live

As most have heard by now, Criterion lied and your game saves died to pay the price. It was previously believed that the now released Burnout Trophy Patch would be retroactive, leading to an onslaught of trophies upon first play of Paradise after the update. As of 9/25, we know that Criterion "had difficulties" and the trophies that we were promised would nto be coming unless game saves were deleted

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TheWickedOne5744d ago

yeah it sucks a bit, but it's one game that doesn't get old.

pricklypete5744d ago

They given so many freebies whats the point.

I guess the records weren't bound like Warhawks, Even then warhawk you only could get the trophies involving rankings.

at least they added the trophies.

I'm lookingat you COD4, RfOM, Ratchet and Clank, GTA4 and numerous more

pwnsause5744d ago

i got angry, but i quickly got over it. this game doesnt dissapoint anyway.

Solbadguy5744d ago

the game over again with day/night cycles is like a whole new game.

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How Burnout Paradise bucked the trend and made open-world racing irresistible

Met with derision from existing Burnout-series fans at the time, Burnout Paradise remains arguably the greatest open-world racing game of all time. Here's why.

SullysCigar410d ago

I don't know why - and I know I'm probably on my own here - but I liked Takedown more. I think it was just 'different' enough to feel fresh. I also loved the destruction.

On that note, a new Motorstorm would be nice! All that mud, dust and car pieces flying everywhere blew my mind on PS3 - imagine what they could do now.

NJShadow409d ago

I loved Burnout Paradise, but Burnout 3: Takedown will always be the best game in the series, for me. Burnout 3 is arguably the most fun game ever made, with the greatest licensed soundtrack ever.

EazyC410d ago

I played through the remaster quite recently. It's not as good as I remember, but I think a lot of that is because the "open world" thing was still pretty fresh back then.

I do think there's a gap in the market for a game like Burnout. With the new gen they could really make car damage a huge selling point again.

BrainSyphoned409d ago

Paradise gave me open world burnout before I knew it was a thing.

CPTN MITCHELL409d ago

Burnout paradise remastered and original are my favorite, i got the platinum trophy for both games the nighthawk is my favorite car

Einhander1971409d ago

Personally don't give a shit for open world racers. Give me a new Motorstorm, Split second, Outrun.

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Ranking The Burnout Games From Worst To Best

Cultured Vultures: The Burnout series has plenty of great games to play, but which one is definitively the best? We're here to rank them all.

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waverider1059d ago

I think the crash mode should comeback. Tryng to make the most damage was very cool.

camel_toad1059d ago

That mode was so damn fun. Couldn't believe it when they ditched it.

Flewid6381058d ago (Edited 1058d ago )

Agreed.

Flewid6381058d ago (Edited 1058d ago )

Yeah that made for a good time.

Rebel_Scum1059d ago

Burnout 2 should be above 3 imo. The aftertouch takedown mechanic slowed down the gameplay too much in 3.

Flewid6381058d ago

That's the mechanic that made me enjoy Burnout 3 over the others. It wasn't until they introduced it that I considered the series any good.

Chocoburger1059d ago

I love Takedown, Revenge, and Paradise. Dominator was okay, but it clearly felt like a B-tier game.

After playing those awesome games, I went back to try out part 1 and it was rough. I didn't like the controls (whereas the others felt perfect to me), the elevator music was generic and not enjoyable to listen to.

Finally the game's difficulty was extremely high. I could beat all single player races in Takedown, Revenge, Paradise, Dominator, but could not get first place in the very first race for the first Burnout game. It demands perfection and one slight mistake is all it takes to lose. I have yet to play part 2, but I'm hoping it's more like part 3 than part 1.

ChasterMies1059d ago

Burnout Takedown is my favorite racing game of all time. My wife was addicted to crash mode.

Xenial1058d ago

As soon as I saw Burnout 3: Takedown at #1, I knew the list was legit. lol

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EA, It's Time To Bring Back The Burnout Series

No more Need For Speed, it's time to bring back Burnout.

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Marcello1188d ago

Its long long overdue but the problem is its just not a big money spinner. Thats why EA ditched it. Alex Ward has gone his own way with Three Fields Entertainment & made Dangerous Driving but its very low budget.

LucasRuinedChildhood1187d ago

Each game gets closer and closer to being good. It's kind of painful how close they are. haha. I hope Dangerous Driving 2 being open world isn't too ambitious for them and it's a polished, fun 7.5-8/10.

roadkillers1187d ago

Maybe not, but if a quality title in the reigns released now days...People do pay more attention to reviews comparitively

BrainSyphoned1187d ago

Burnout with real life car mechanic costs sounds about right if you want EA to go for it.