The game ratings for each category and platform are displayed below. The score for a particular platform is the average of all categories. Games must have 5 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
Overall User Score (104 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Windows 88 3.9
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.8
PlayStation 16 3.3
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.4

User Reviews

The Need For Speed series returns to it's roots... Zamppa (102) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The best Need for Speed yet, and one of the best driving games ever. Steve Hall (355) 4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars
Better buckle up, you're in one heck of a ride! Ghost (130) 4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars
Best of the series so far BlaringCoder (171) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars
The most realistic game in the Need For Speed series Andy Voss (1849) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
The Best Need for Speed yet, if you like Porsches Kasey Chang (4620) unrated
Porsche, The poor man's Ferrari greenmangroup (13) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars