Description: START AT THE BOTTOM, RACE TO THE TOP. The world is your canvas in Need for Speed™ Unbound. Prove you have what it takes to win The Grand, Lakeshore’s ultimate street racing challenge. Across four intense weeks of racing, earn enough cash to enter weekly qualifiers, beat the competition, and make your mark on the street racing scene while outdriving and outsmarting the cops. Pack your garage with precision-tuned, custom rides and light up the streets with your unique style, exclusive fits, and a vibrant global soundtrack led by A$AP Rocky and AWGE that bumps in every corner of the world. Express yourself to the fullest with the freshest new art styles and signature tags that represent what you're all about. With separate single and multiplayer campaigns, this latest edition in the Need for Speed™ franchise from Criterion Games™ delivers hours of electric, adrenaline-pumping action. • Graffiti comes to life in Need for Speed™ Unbound with an all-new, unique visual style that blends elements of the freshest street art with the most realistic looking cars in Need for Speed™ history. Access a brand-new toolkit of high-energy visual and sound effects to express your driving skills, including Burst Nitrous, a new boost tactic that delivers a dizzying rush of speed. • To get to the top, you gotta take risks. Choose how and when to put it all on the line, pulling huge drifts on the street, outdriving the cops, or placing side bets with your own earnings against rival racers. Time is money, so find the fastest way to earn enough cash to enter the weekly qualifiers and make it to Lakeshore’s ultimate race, The Grand. • The more you race, the more you build heat. While the cops pile on the pressure, you gotta make tactical decisions using new escape mechanics to take control of the chase. Do you outrun the cops, battle them head on, or hide out in Lakeshore's underground? Run these streets and you’ll reap the rewards. • Pull up to a Meetup and show off your unique style with hundreds of cosmetic items to choose from, including exclusive gear from some of the world’s most pioneering fashion innovators. Extend that look to your ride, transforming your cars with unique wraps and cutaways for the ultimate legendary custom. And when you take first, don't forget to stunt on the competition with your own personal win poses.


  • PC
  • Xbox Series X
  • PlayStation 5
Initial Release Date: Nov 29, 2022
  • Criterion Games
Publisher: Electronic Arts


Kieran Crimmins
Directed By
Daniel Bowditch
Written By: writer
Amber Houlders
Written By: writer
Kristen McGorry
Written By: narrative lead
David Varela
Written By: narrative lead
A$AP Rocky
Cast: Self
Dwayne Barnes
Cast: Rydell
Elizabeth Grullon
Cast: Player
Ian Nelson
Cast: Player
Aaron Goodson
Cast: Lyric
Aaron Porter
Cast: Boost
Erika Soto
Cast: Cop
Faruq Tauheed
Cast: Cop
Greg Chun
Cast: Cop
Katelyn Gault
Cast: Cop
Moe Daniels
Cast: Cop
Antony Del Rio
Cast: Cha Cha
Barry Bostwick
Cast: Holden Parker III
Daisy Lightfoot
Cast: Aaliyah LL Podcaster
Daniel Cummings
Cast: Mayor Ad Reader
Debra Wilson
Cast: Mayor Stevenson
Donna Jay Fulks
Cast: Felicia Jones
Kyle Chapple
Cast: Chase
Liliya Ilnitsky
Cast: Anechka
Cast: Dal-Rae
Naseem Etemad
Cast: Youmna
Robbie Daymond
Cast: Dip Ford
Sarah Hollis
Cast: Harlow
Scott Keiji Takeda
Cast: Shimizu
Sena Bryer
Cast: Justicia
Stephan Goldbach
Cast: Rudiger
Stephanie Sheh
Cast: Cop Helicopter
Uma Incrocci
Cast: Medusa
Yuri Lowenthal
Cast: Ross
Zeke Alton
Cast: Chilton
Ed Robinson
Cast: Waru
Magaajyia Silberfeld
Cast: Eleonore
Bettina Kenney
Cast: Helicopter Pilot
Christopher Lee Parson
Cast: The Police Dispatcher
Rob Donald
Produced By: producer
Patrick Honnoraty
Produced By: lead producer,producer
Kirsten Scoles
Produced By: senior producer
James Svensson
Produced By: lead producer,producer
Robert Wyle
Produced By: lead producer
Priscilla Achampong
Sound: audio designer
Socrates Ayala
Sound: dialogue editor
Tomas Bancroft
Sound: Audio Artist
Steve Browell
Sound: senior sound designer
Mattia Cellotto
Sound: senior sound designer
Nathaniel Daw
Sound: audio director
Mitch Dorf
Sound: recording engineer
Lindsey Ellis
Sound: asset technician
Roman Fusco
Sound: asset technician
Sian Harris
Sound: senior sound designer
Guy Henderson
Sound: sound designer
Israel Hernandez
Sound: asset technician
Ally Hustings
Sound: recording engineer
Kayle Khanmohamed
Sound: dialogue editor
Jason Kim
Sound: recording engineer
Jason H.J. Kim
Sound: dialogue recording engineer
James Kirk
Sound: dialogue editor
Cesar Marenco
Sound: senior dialogue editor
Dan Moore
Sound: recording engineer
Nick Mortillaro
Sound: senior recording engineer
Steve Olmon
Sound: recording engineer
Bob Rankin
Sound: dialogue editor
Brandon Roos
Sound: dialogue editor
Ruge Sun
Sound: dialogue editor
Amanda Sussman
Sound: asset technician
Dani Turner
Sound: dialogue editor
Hannah Watts
Sound: associate audio quality designer
Jack Weiss
Sound: dialogue editor
Robert Weiss
Sound: dialogue editor
Chuyue Christina Wen
Sound: dialogue editor
Amanda Wolfgram
Sound: asset technician
Emily Yang
Sound: dialogue editor
Will Yen
Sound: dialogue editor
Trent Zulkiewicz
Sound: dialogue editor
Emily Schweber
Casting Director
Kirsten Scoles
Casting Director
Mike Cornwell
Art Direction
Amrish Wadekar
Art Direction
Darren White
Art Direction
Daniel Hainesborough
Visual Effects: Performance Capture Technician
Jaewon Lee
Visual Effects: visual effects artist
Zhou Linbin
Visual Effects: visual effects artist
Jonathan Reilly
Visual Effects: digital artist
Brendan Waegner
Visual Effects: visual effects artist
Ross Dearsley
Art Department: concept artist,storyboard artist
James Lewis-Vines
Art Department: Senior Concept Artist
George O'Keeffe
Art Department: environment artist
Giuliano Fontanelli
Animation: previsualization artist
Rajesh Pai
Animation: animator
Catarina Rodrigues
Animation: facial capture supervisor
Greg Wellwood
Animation: motion capture lead
Neil Grainger
body performance: Player
Jeanie Hackman
body performance: Player
Amber Jones
body performance: Yaz
Tom Keegan
Performance Director
Durassie Kiangangu
body performance: Player,body performance: Rydell
Rae Lim
body performance: Player,body performance: Tess
Shazia Mian
DEI Consultant
Gero Micciché
development director
Ronda Ragab
DEI Consultant
David Rubin
body performance: Rydell
John Stanley
design director
Raphaella Lima
Music Department: music supervisor
Cybele Pettus
Music Department: music supervisor
Steve Schnur
Music Department: music supervisor
Ben Werdegar
Music Department: music supervisor
Adam Chapman
Casting Department: additional casting