Need for Speed Nitro DS/Wii footage

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by granville, May 10, 2009.

  1. granville

    granville GBAtemp Goat

    Aug 24, 2007
    United States
    Orlando, Florida
    Today, two off screen camera videos were taken for the DS and Wii versions of Need for Speed Nitro respectively. Along with each video are some developer notes and information. The Wii version looks more realistic but faster, and the DS has an arcade cartoony look to it. I'm kind of liking how the DS game is going personally but it does look simplistic and arcade-like, and the Wii version seems to have some really good speed. I really don't know how this new "reboot" will work out, but here's the videos anyways-

    DS Need for Speed Nitro-

    Wii Need for Speed Nitro-
  2. Domination

    Domination GBAtemp Psycho!

    Nov 28, 2008
    Your Mum
    The DS version looks kinda good, with nice framerate.... certainly a improvement over undercover, which IMO was an above average but not there racer.

    The Wii one... incredible! Will it be Wii Wheel compatible?
  3. Rock Raiyu

    Rock Raiyu Clock Up

    Jul 14, 2007
    United States
    Walking the path of heaven
    haha Granville beat me to it..the Wii one looks amazing. I hope it does support Wii Wheel (but I thought the Wii Wheel was just plastic..?) The NDS one looks good too (for a DS game). Looks like an arcade racer, which is what they were aiming for.
  4. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

    Nov 27, 2006
    Bruges, Belgium
    Great graphics for the Wii version, hopefully the physics are on par!
  5. Pizzaroo

    Pizzaroo douchebag

    Feb 2, 2008
    United States
    *sigh* It looks like we will be sticking to Mario Kart DS for our DS racing needs. And when they don't mention multiplayer, there won't be multiplayer.
  6. Master Mo

    Master Mo F.R.E.E.

    Nov 22, 2005
    Gambia, The
    Man Mo Temple
    Hmm, it looks strange how the cars begin to drift without even breaking a little (I didn`t see any breaking-lights) in the Wii-version. I don`t like that! I`m honestly not very impressed....

    Graphically both versions look ok I guess.
  7. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

    Former Staff
    Jan 14, 2007
    United States
    I've always liked racing games, so I'll definitely check out the DS version once it's released. For a DS game, it looks really nice.

    I don't have a Wii. [​IMG]
  8. CockroachMan

    CockroachMan Scribbling around GBATemp's kitchen.

    Jan 14, 2006
    The Wii version looks good, I like the art style, and there's a nice sense of speed..

    I don't like the style of the DS version, not sure why, the screen looks too bright and empty to me.. but, it could be just the level they're showing. Looks like a fun racing game, though..
  9. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    I agree with the Cock.
  10. George290506

    George290506 GBAtemp Regular

    May 29, 2006
    Hellas, Macedonia
    Let's hope that they will be playable...