Need for Speed Nitro Goes Gold

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By Zeus on Oct 19, 2009 at 10:46 AM
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    Zeus MaxConsole News Team

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    This Holiday's Hottest Arcade Racer Speeds to Retailers Powered by an Electrifying International Soundtrack

    GUILDFORD, UK – October 19, 2009 – Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) today announced that the award-winning Need for Speed™ NITRO has gone gold and will be in stores early, arriving to retailers on November 6th in the UK. Developed specifically for the Wii and Nintendo DS, Need for Speed NITRO captures the fun and exhilaration of arcade racing, thrusting players into a world of blazing speed where they must dominate the competition at 200mph. Complementing the thrilling gameplay is an adrenaline-charged soundtrack that features songs from some of the world’s most celebrated and innovative artists including k-os, Placebo and Crystal Method.

    “This soundtrack musically exemplifies the intensity, attitude and adrenaline of Need for Speed NITRO†said Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive of Music and Music Marketing at EA. “This energetic collection of rock, electronic and hip hop, matches the incredible speed and intensity of a game experience players will never forget.â€

    “Our vision was to create something unique on the Nintendo platforms,†said Senior Producer Joe Booth. “Need for Speed NITRO combines the franchise’s trademark attitude, sense of speed and addictive gameplay with the approachability and pick up and play of Nintendo.â€

    Need for Speed NITRO delivers the thrill of high-speed racing to all types of gamers with exciting gameplay, accessible controls, and competitive multiplayer events. Recently crowned IGN’s Best Racing Game on the Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo, Need for Speed NITRO is one of this holiday's most fun and exciting arcade racers.

    The complete soundtrack is listed below. To hear samplings of each song, please visit

    Alex Metric - What Now
    Bloody Beetroots feat. Cool Kids - Awesome
    Crookers feat. Wiley and Thomas Jules - Business Man
    Crystal Method feat. LMFAO - Sine Language
    Danko Jones - Code Of The Road
    Dizzee Rascal and Armand Van Helden - Bonkers
    Drumagik - Make It Rock
    Earl Greyhound - Oye Vaya
    edIT feat. Wale and Tre’ - Freaxxx
    Evil 9 feat. El-P - All The Cash (Alex Metric Remix)
    Hollywood Holt - Can't Stop
    k-os - FUN!
    Lady Sovereign - I Got You Dancing
    Major Lazer feat. Mr.Lex & Santigold Hold - The Line
    Matt & Kim - Daylight (Troublemaker Remix)
    Mickey Factz - Yeah Yeah
    Pint Shot Riot - Not Thinking Straight
    Placebo - Breathe Under Water
    Rise Against - Kotov Syndrome
    Roots Manuva - Buff Nuff
    Rye Rye - Hardcore Girls
    Street Sweeper Social Club - Fight! Smash! Win!
    Taking Back Sunday - Lonely Lonely
    The Enemy - No Time For Tears
    The Gay Blades - O Shot (Dmerit Remix)
    Two Fingers feat. Sway - Jewels And Gems

    Developed by EA Montreal, Need for Speed NITRO is available on the Wii and Nintendo DS and is rated 7+ by PEGI.


Discussion in 'Nintendo Gaming News' started by Zeus, Oct 19, 2009.

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      tech3475 Loyal Member

      Jul 2, 2007
      More **** to the pile I suppose. What awards did this win? I wonder if it was from the game equivelent of the Golden Raspberry Awards.
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      HyperTech Loyal Member

      Nov 21, 2005
      if its buggy like the ps3 version of shift, ill pass on this one. godamit, im still regret buying nfs shift, if they dont fix the game, it will be my last game of nfs franchise.

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