Need for Speed Nitro Release Date

Need for Speed Nitro Screenshot

Electronic Arts has announced today that Need for Speed Nitro coming out for Wii and DS will ship out worldwide on November 17.

Whereas Slightly Mad’s Shift is more of a realistic racer, EA Montreal’s Nitro focuses more on arcade-style racing. The Wii edition utilizes a variety of control devices, including Wii Remote, Nunchuk, racing wheel, classic controller and GameCube controller.

“We wanted to fuse together attitude with car culture and the best of arcade racing, to create a new and unique racing experience,” said senior producer Joe Booth, citing the “varied track designs, deep controls, and intuitive drift and nitro mechanics.”

also on September 22 the release of Need for Speed Shift comes out for PC, Xbox 360, PS3 and PSP.