EA Need for speed Rivals

Last updated date: May 11, 2019

DWYM Score
8.1

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 75 expert reviews, the EA EA Need for speed Rivals placed 2nd when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
7.8
8 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
8.5
1,382 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Gorgeous game world that’s a joy to race in.
- Trusted Reviews
November 28, 2013 | Full review
Plenty to keep you entertained.
- Pocket-lint
November 29, 2013 | Full review
Good balance between cops and racers.
- Digital Trends
The clever competitive dynamic at the core of the open world excursion augments the experience with a white-knuckle tension which ensures that outrunning your opponents, either online or offline, is entertaining at all times.
- Push Square
Exciting mix of pure driving, aggressive maneuvering, and using technology.
- GameSpot
Redview is replete with both AI and real-life rivals
- Games Radar
What experts didn't like
Online glitches can lose you progress.
- Trusted Reviews
November 28, 2013 | Full review
Not for accurate racing simulator fans.
- Pocket-lint
November 29, 2013 | Full review
The world feels empty.
- Digital Trends
However, performance sputters and progression impeding connectivity problems scrape a layer of polish off the overall package.
- Push Square
Conspicuous AI rubber-banding.
- GameSpot
Impact damage is dealt haphazardly
- Games Radar

From The Manufacturer

THE COMPLETE EDITION WILL INCLUDE ALL SIX OF THE PREVIOUSLY RELEASED DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT SUCH AS FERRARI EDITION SPECIAL COMPLETE PACK, SIMPLY JAGUAR COMPLETE PACK, CONCEPT LAMBORGH INI COMPLETE PACK, THE KOENIGSEGG AGERA ONE, COMPLETE MOVIE PAC K AND LOADED GARAGE PACK.

Overall Product Rankings

1. Psyonix Rocket Leauge
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 4
2. EA Need for speed Rivals
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 8
3. Ubisoft Track Mania Turbo
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 8
4. Slightly Mad Studios Project Cars
Overall Score: 7.7
Expert Reviews: 5
5. Polyphony Digital Gran Turismo Sport
Overall Score: 7.4
Expert Reviews: 9
6. Kylotonn WRC 5
Overall Score: 6.9
Expert Reviews: 7
7. Ubisoft The Crew 2
Overall Score: 6.7
Expert Reviews: 6
8. Evolution Studios Drive Club
Overall Score: 6.6
Expert Reviews: 5
9. KUNOS-Simulazioni Srl Asseto Corsa
Overall Score: 6.3
Expert Reviews: 8
10. Bigben Interactive V Rally
Overall Score: 6.1
Expert Reviews: 7

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