Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered Announced for PS4/Xbox One/Switch/PC, Releasing This November

EA has announced a new remastered version of Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit that is releasing on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch next month.

In a press release from EA, Criterion Games, in collaboration with Stellar Entertainment, are bringing new life to the hit 2010 cops vs. racers game, and for the first time will feature cross-platform asynchronous multiplayer competition. Additionally, the game will feature 4K resolution at 60 FPS, higher-resolution models, shadows, and reflections, more objects and props, longer draw distances, boosted textures, more particles, and improved AA/SSAO. All DLC that was released for its original incarnation will also be include within the remaster.

EA is no stranger to remasters of its back catalog of racing hits. Burnout Paradise, the open world venture from the over-the-top car wrecking franchise, received its own remastered version in March 2018 on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, as well as a recent port to the Nintendo Switch this year.

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered will launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC (Steam & Origin) on November 6th, as well Nintendo Switch on November 13th, for $29.99 USD.

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Author: Travis White

Editor-In-Chief & Creator of Bonus Accessory. When not publishing on Bonus Accessory, Travis also host the Game Pass Gamecast podcast, centered around Xbox & PC gaming. He also knows that Ubisoft will eventually make another mainline Splinter Cell title (may not be until he's 50, but hey, he'll take it).

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