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Burnout Paradise (Xbox 360)

88
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Advertising Blurbs

www.xbox.com:
    Ultimate Box

    Welcome to Paradise City, the ultimate driving playground. Burnout Paradise is set in a vast open-world, filled with gameplay that will push your driving and riding skills to the limit.

    The brand-new Ultimate Box features all the amazing content added to Burnout Paradise in 2008 - The Cagney Pack loaded with new online gameplay, also a huge update featuring motorcycles called Burnout Bikes.

    Also included is the first big addition in 2009, the Party Pack. Party allows you and a roomful of friends to test each other's skills in a variety of on-the-spot challenges in a Paradise City that's all set for a big celebration.

    What's more you'll have everything that you need to take advantage of even more amazing new content coming to Paradise City through 2009 for players that love both off and online gameplay.

    Features

    Crashing is awesome! That's the concept behind Burnoutâ„¢ Paradise, the latest installment in the classic car-crashing Burnout series. A completely open world allows players to take their dangerous driving experience to a whole new level. Travel through and explore Paradise City to find special events and destructive opportunities. Get ready to break the rules, because you're in Burnout Paradise!

    • Open world: The world of Paradise City is completely open for exploration. Tour around the streets to locate events, and opportunities to cause serious vehicular mayhem. Do anything, anywhere, any time.
    • Serious destruction: The game promises the most explosive pile-ups ever, with an unprecedented level of crash deformation.
    • Accessibility: No more popping in and out of menus, now the gameplay is seamlessly integrated with your exploration of the city.
    • Online play: Burnout Paradise smashes racing conventions with innovative online features. Visit Paradise City with a friend, and bring your cars.

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (13018) on Sep 06, 2010.

Back of Case - Xbox 360 (UK):

    Welcome to the Ultimate Driving Playground

    * Paradise City - Explore over 250 miles of open road, discovering jumps, stunds and shortcuts.

    * Team Up or Take Down - Race friends online* and grab their mugshots, or join forces to complete more than 300 online challenges.

    * Burnout Your Way - You choose from 120 events. You choose the fastest route to the finish line. You shape your path through Paradise.


    Contributed by Jeanne (75620) on May 22, 2008.

uk.playstation.com:
    Welcome to Paradise City! Make action your middle name, as you control what happens
    when and where in Burnout Paradise!


    Welcome to Paradise City! Make action your middle name, as you control what happens
    when and where in Burnout Paradise! Immerse yourself in the open roads of Paradise City
    from the downtown streets through the hectic freeways to the sweeping mountain roads;
    the world is waiting to be explored!

    Slam, Shunt and Wreck opponents in cross-town race events, where you decide the
    fastest route to the finish line. Hit the jumps and find shortcuts, smash through barriers and
    get to the places that other racers can't reach to get that competitive edge!

    Meet your friends online with the revolutionary EasyDrive system that smashes through the
    tedium of lobbies and servers and cuts straight to the chase. Burnout Paradise provides
    the ultimate driving playground for you and your friends to play online on the
    PLAYSTATION 3.

    • From big-surf beach, to downtown gridlock, there are over 30 square kilometers of the
      ultimate driving playground to explore from the off
    • Just pull up to over 120 stoplights and spin your wheels to start one of five different
      events - the classic Race, Road Rage and Burning Route, and the all-new Stunt Run and
      Marked Man games.
    • Join forces with up to seven of your friends to beat hundreds of online FreeBurn
      Challenges together or heat up the competition and go head-to-head in user created race
      routes.

    Contributed by DreinIX (9422) on Feb 10, 2008.