Need for Speed: Most Wanted - a video game in the genre of arcade racing, developed by EA Canada for game consoles and PCs, and published by Electronic Arts in 2005 year. This is the 9th edition of the games in the series Need for Speed. The game was announced at E3 2005. Out Most Wanted was timed to coincide with the beginning of sales of the new console Xbox 360. The disc with the game comes bundled with a prefix. In Russia, the game publishing company "1C-SoftKlab", originally from the Russian documentation, and then entirely in Russian.
The game takes place in the fictional town of Rockport, where the player is the freedom of movement. In the story the main character to win races and progressing on the "black list" of riders to return your car BMW M3 GTR, reclaimed Razor fraudulently. Need for Speed: Most Wanted combines street racing and tuning with optimized settings, and full-scale police chase. Version of the game for the PlayStation Portable called Need for Speed: Most Wanted 5-1-0.
Development of the game was conducted in 2004 after the release of Need for Speed: Underground 2. After the release of Need for Speed: Most Wanted has received positive reviews from critics, praising the game for the graphics, sound effects and gameplay. Need for Speed: Most Wanted became a commercially successful project. The game has sold 16 million copies worldwide, making it one of the Most Wanted of best-selling games in the series. The next game is a Need for Speed: Carbon, which continues the storyline from the very moment in which ceases Most Wanted.
All events in Need for Speed: Most Wanted takes place in autumn, but only during the day, not at night. After the break, the series is back in the police and now a race for the player may end up not only monetary compensation, but also the subsequent chase with police, which, in turn, can result in a successful withdrawal, or imprisonment and a fine to the possible confiscation of the vehicle. Unlike the two previous installments, the game once again noticeable gradation from ordinary cars to sports cars and supercars, which is, however, offset by wide possibilities of tuning . The game has several types of competitions ("bet" in career mode), in which the player needs to get away from the police for a certain time, or hold a certain time with the police on his tail, and then disappear, to ram a certain number of police cars, put on a certain amount of damage State bypass certain number of barriers or tape with spikes. In addition, there are new types of races, for example, a stopwatch and a fighter, but in contrast to the Need for Speed: Underground 2 game is no drift. It is also an opportunity to accelerate the time (Eng. Speedbreaker), which slows down time and allows you to assess the situation and take a decision in an emergency situation (for example, it is possible to avoid unexpectedly emitted due to the rotation of a police jeep) . The game disappeared repeats instead on the screen show the most outstanding moment of spectacular angle (for example, ram or block a road marked jump)