GamesCom 2011: Need For Speed The Run Trailers & Screenshots; Run For It

The latest incarnation of the Electronic Arts Need For Speed series hits full throttle with Black Box’s Need For Speed: The Run. Despite the odd name choice, Need For Speed: The Run takes players on a high-stakes thrill ride across the country.

Travel from San Franciso to New York with no rules, no limits and no allies. Take on other drivers on some of the most dangerous courses in Need For Speed to date.

Pushing the envelope at GamesCom 2011, EA have released a new ‘Buried Alive’ trailer along with a fine selection of screenshots:

Gameplay is looking solid in the gameplay demo seen below (thanks NucleAhero!):

Need For Speed: The Run takes gamers on the ride of their life on November 18th 2011. Available on the Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC and 3DS, you’ll have no excuse to not hop in for a ride.