Captures the Essence
Returns many fan-favorite features like cop chases and vehicle tuning.
Lifeless Open World
A surprising lack of NPC drivers makes for a deserted city.
Needs a Tune-Up
The physicality of racing just isn't there.
After a nearly nonexistent run-up to launch, some fans' fears were realized. Need for Speed Heat manages to fill your free time if you're just looking for some new wheels, but there are better options in which you should speed off.