Need for Speed – New Closed Beta Gameplay Footage Showcases the Visual Brilliance of the Frostbite 3 Engine

Archie Paras
Oct 10, 2015
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YouTube’s TuruncuLevye has shared some amazing new gameplay footage from the closed beta build of Need for Speed, which can be viewed below. The PS4 footage does look gorgeous, and as Star Wars Battlefront is a testament to the visual magnificence of the Frostbite 3 engine and the incredible implementation of lighting.

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The PC version of Need for Speed will unfortunately be delayed to Spring 2016, as Ghost Games accommodates the requests of the community, to provide the best possible experience for PC users. Featuring an unlocked framerate, as well as enhanced visuals plus all the DLC that will have been released on console up to that time.

Ghost Games explain:

Part of the conversation includes hearing from our PC community that an unlocked frame rate in Need for Speed is a massive priority for you, and we fully agree. To deliver this, we’ve made the decision to move the PC release date to Spring 2016. Our PlayStation 4 and Xbox One release dates will remain the same, starting November 3, 2015 in North America and November 5 worldwide.

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This decision on PC gives us the necessary development time to increase the visuals that we can deliver on PC. We will also include content updates that will have been released on console up to that time, making them available to all PC players from day one.

Need for Speed will be making its way to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on November 3, 2015 in North America and November 5 worldwide. The PC version will follow in Spring 2016. We will bring you any new information on Need for Speed as soon as it becomes available.

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