Criterion co-founders Alex Ward & Fiona Sperry leave EA news

Criterion co-founders Alex Ward & Fiona Sperry leave EA

Burnout creators resign to form new studio.

Publish date Posted Jan 6
Criterion to Burnout fans: 'Be patient' news

Criterion to Burnout fans: 'Be patient'

Is Criterion going back to Burnout after its breakaway from Need For Speed?

Publish date Posted Sep 25
Burnout creator Criterion to step away from racing games news

Burnout creator Criterion to step away from racing games

It's time to make something new, says Criterion boss Alex Ward.

Publish date Posted Apr 16 2013
Criterion working on an 'Unannounced Racing Title' due for release in 2013 news

Criterion working on an 'Unannounced Racing Title' due for release in 2013

New Criterion racer coming sooner than expected, CV suggests.

2 Publish date Posted Apr 5 2013
Burnout vs. Road Rash sounds 'ridiculous' - but Criterion once considered making it news

Burnout vs. Road Rash sounds 'ridiculous' - but Criterion once considered making it

"Never say never", creative director teases, as talk of new Road Rash game swells.

2 Publish date Posted Mar 14 2013
Criterion teases Burnout Paradise 2 news

Criterion teases Burnout Paradise 2

But later says that it's "highly unlikely" they'll ever make it.

2 Publish date Posted Jan 28 2013
Criterion: 'We will make another Burnout game' news

Criterion: 'We will make another Burnout game'

Most Wanted dev might make a Road Rash game too.

4 Publish date Posted Oct 17 2012
Criterion takes control of Need for Speed franchise news

Criterion takes control of Need for Speed franchise

Studio will be involved in all future Need for Speed titles - dev hasn't forgotten about Burnout. Is EA Gothenburg involved?

4 Publish date Posted Jun 25 2012
Burnout creator working with EA Gothenburg on secret next-gen project? news

Burnout creator working with EA Gothenburg on secret next-gen project?

Alex Ward working with EA's new Swedish studio on an unannounced project.

Publish date Posted Jun 11 2012
Criterion opens its doors to young talent news

Criterion opens its doors to young talent

Criterion, developer of Burnout and Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, is to host an open day at its Guildford studio for 30 lucky students.

Publish date Posted Feb 24 2012
Criterion confirms no more Burnout Paradise DLC news

Criterion confirms no more Burnout Paradise DLC

'Did way more than everyone else," says dev.

2 Publish date Posted Jan 21 2010

Game Stats

Release Date: 25/01/2008
Developer: Criterion
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Genre: Racing
Rating: PEGI 3+
Site Rank: 400 13
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