Need for Speed: Undercover places you in the role of an undercover cop whose goal is to infiltrate an organized crime organization in Tri-City. With live-action video, you become enthralled with folks on both sides of the law. Through this story telling method your goals and missions are presented to you in the game's lengthy campaign. Upon completing a race, a new one opens up to maintain the linear flow and tight storytelling. Luckily for us, the acting is good and you'll recognize several celebrities in the cut scenes. All in all, it's a welcome change from the typical "win first place" text prompts in some of the more formulaic racing games out there.