Review

Review: Need for Speed Heat puts EA’s racing series back on track

Ghost Games picks out the best bits of racer’s 25-years history

Creative director
Riley Cooper
Key Credits
Jeremy Chubb (Producer), Yoni Rabinowitz (Senior game designer)

Need for Speed Heat feels like a return to form for the franchise.

  • Tight racing controls
  • Beautiful nighttime setting
  • Thrilling police chases
  • Cringy characters and dialogue
  • Not many new ideas
4 / 5
Version tested
PlayStation 4
Creative director
Riley Cooper
Key Credits
Jeremy Chubb (Producer), Yoni Rabinowitz (Senior game designer)

Need for Speed Heat feels like a return to form for the franchise.

  • Tight racing controls
  • Beautiful nighttime setting
  • Thrilling police chases
  • Cringy characters and dialogue
  • Not many new ideas
4 / 5
Version tested
PlayStation 4