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On one side of this country lie the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and cable cars — on the opposite coast there are massive skyscrapers, the Statue of Liberty and the endless glow of Times Square. What separates these two great cities is nearly 3,000 miles of roadway through dense urban centers, over epic mountains, aexcross arid deserts and in constricted canyons.
With no speed limits, rules or allies available, only Jack's determination and driving skills will keep him going in this heart-stopping race to get his life back. Thrills and excitement hide around every corner of this breakneck race across the country, but so do the police — and the men who want him dead. Evading these ruthless forces in one town won't be enough. You must have the Need for Speed.
- Open up the 700 HP untamed Lamborghini Aventador and frighten your rivals, bully back the cops in the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and experience the sheer power and pinpoint handling of the most highly anticipated car of 2011, the Porsche 911 Carrera S
- Put your driving skills and new elite cars to the test with new racing events, fresh content, new chances to battle your friends on Autolog and earn rewards and achievements
- Be the first to cross the finish line as you speed across the country from San Francisco to New York in an illicit, high-stakes race
- Race as Jack, a marked man who must make it to New York City ahead of the competition, the police and the men who want him dead
- Grip the wheel, put the pedal to the floor and use your slick driving skills and sheer determination to keep Jack alive inside and outside of the car
- Battle hundreds of the world's most notorious drivers on the country's most treacherous roads
- Snake through dense urban settings, plunge down icy mountain passes and carefully traverse narrow canyons at breakneck speeds
- Evade a relentless police force that is ready and willing to use any means necessary to take you down
- Connect to Autolog and compare your best times against your friends in a race to New York where every second counts
- Engage in high-octane multiplayer racing and join races already in progress with matchmaking technology, create a party with friends and pick a playlist of your favorite challenges and vie for racing supremacy across every stage ofThe Run
- Level up and earn access to more vehicles, upgrades and abilities by mastering the playlists
- Powered by the new Frostbite 2 engine, created by the award-winning DICE studio, delivers an amazing level of visual detail, immersive environments and emotional impact
Prepare for the race of your life in Need For Speed: The Run. This extremely illegal, high-stakes race across the country requires only slick driving skills and your sheer determination to be first. There are no rules, no allies and most importantly, no speed limits in this dangerous competition. Battle against hundreds of the world's most infamous drivers on the country's most hazardous roads. As you rocket down icy mountain passes, snake through dense urban centers and steer through narrow canyons, beware the unyielding police force determined to bring you down — by any means necessary, including lethal force. Put the pedal to the floor in the 700 HP Lamborghini Aventador on the highway to leave the cops and your rivals in the dust. Drive across the U.S. with the American classic Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, and show your enemies that you will be bullied by no one. Slide behind the wheel of the most highly anticipated car of 2011, the Porsche 911 Carrera S, and experience the raw power and tight handling. With the power and precision of these elite cars, you'll want to put them to the test. Shift into another gear with five racing events, fresh content, new chances to combat your friends on Autolog and earn rewards and achievements included. Are you ready for the drive of your life?
|Minimum Specifications:||Recommended Specifications:|
|OS:||Windows Vista SP2 32-bit||Windows 7 SP 1 64-bit|
|Processor:||3.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Equivalent||3.0 Mhz Intel Core 2 Quad or AMD Equivalent|
|Video Card:||AMD: 512 MB RAM ATI Radeon 4870 or higher performance |
NVIDIA: 512 MB RAM NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT or higher performance
|AMD: 1024 MB RAM ATI Radeon 6950 |
NVIDIA: 1024 MB RAM NVIDIA GeForce GTX560
|Additional Info:||Requires Origin account for installation and activation|