Electronic Arts today announced Need for Speed Rivals, an action/racing game created by EA’s newest studio Ghost Games, and powered by the Frostbite 3 game engine. Ghost Games also announced today the long-awaited return of Ferrari to the Need for Speed franchise.
For the first time in seven years, gamers can get behind the wheel of some of the most luxurious, desirable automobiles on the planet, including the F12berlinetta. Spokesperson Stefano Saporetti, Head of Brand Operations in Ferrari added, “We are back in the Need For Speed franchise, starting with Need for Speed Rivals, as we want the fans of this world famous and award winning racing game saga to be able again to feel the excitement of the Ferrari Brand and cars.”
In Need for Speed Rivals, you play as either a cop or racer, where each side of the law has its own set of high stakes challenges, rewards and consequences. As a racer, the goal is to become infamous for taking risks behind the wheel. As a cop, you work together as part of a team in pursuit of racers, earning prominence and rising in the ranks of the Police Force with every bust.
Need for Speed Rivals is coming to Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 and PC on November 19, 2013 and will also be released on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later this year.