Need for Speed Payback (PS4)
Need for Speed Payback is a racing video game set in Fortune Valley, an underworld ruled by The House, a corrupt cartel that controls the city’s casinos, criminals, and cops. The game follows three playable characters, Tyler, Mac, and Jess, who come together to seek revenge against The House.
Players can engage in a variety of challenges and events to earn respect and compete in the ultimate race to take down The House. The game places a strong emphasis on customization, allowing players to craft unique rides with deep performance and visual customizations. The cars are at the center of everything in the game, and players can push them to the limit in epic police chases and races on- or off-road through various environments such as canyons, deserts, mountains, and the city.
Players can also put down additional in-game currency on events, challenges, and missions to multiply their winnings or risk losing it all. The Autolog feature allows players to connect with friends and potential rivals to compete on leaderboards populated with players of similar skill levels from around the world.
Overall, Need for Speed Payback offers a mix of high-stakes racing, intense police chases, and deep customization options. It received mixed reviews from critics and players, with some praising its story and customization options, while others criticized its driving physics and repetitive gameplay.
Need for Speed returns with a vengeance in Need for Speed Payback
Set in the underworld of Fortune Valley, you and your crew are reunited by a search for vengeance against The House, a nefarious cartel that rules the city’s casinos, criminals, and cops. In this corrupt gambler’s paradise, the stakes are high and The House always wins. Play a variety of challenges and events as Tyler, the Racer; Mac, the Showman; and Jess, the Wheelman. Each driver must take on races, missions, and challenges to earn the respect of the Valley’s underground and compete in the ultimate race to finally take down The House.
Your car is at the centre of everything you do. Craft unique rides with deeper performance and visual customisation than ever before. Push them to the limit when you narrowly escape the heat in epic police chases. Go head-to-head with other racers on- or off-road through canyons, deserts, mountains, and the city. Raise the stakes by putting down additional in-game currency on events, challenges and missions to multiply your winnings, or risk losing it all. For ultimate bragging rights, connect via Autolog recommendations and compete with your friends and – for the first time – with potential rivals. Your leaderboard will populate with other players of similar skill level so you can see how you rank around the world.
- Platform: PS4
- Genre: Sports Games | Game Modes: Single Player / Multi-Player
- Standard Edition | Release: 2017
- PEGI Rating: 12 | ESRB Rating: Everyone 10+
- Publisher: Electronic Arts
- Developer: Ghost Games
- Is Discontinued By Manufacturer : No
- Rated : Ages 12 and Over
- Product Dimensions : 10 x 1.5 x 15 cm; 24 Grams
- Release date : 10 November 2017
- ASIN : B0721MPVYV
- Item model number : 1034570
- Manufacturer : Electronic Arts
- Item Weight : 24 g
- Item Dimensions LxWxH : 10 x 1.5 x 15 Centimeters