EA has officially announced Need for Speed: Most Wanted; the return of the 2005 racer, but with a new developer on board.
As previously revealed, Criterion Games, who created 2010's Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, will be returning to the development helm for Most Wanted. A live gameplay demo was shown depicting a Porsche 911 being chased by police. Also shown is the ability for players to take down cars, as is the case in Hot Pursuit.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted is due for a release on October 30 2012 in North America and November 1 in Europe. Platforms announced were the PS3, 360, Vita, iOS, Android and PC.