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Nov 02, 2022

EA and Criterion reveal the Palace Edition of Need for Speed Unbound, featuring unique cars, effects, and more

From Press Release:

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – November 1, 2022 – Driving the future of street culture together, Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA), Criterion Games and Palace Skateboards have dropped new details for the exclusive Need for Speed™ Unbound Palace Edition. A deluxe offering created in collaboration with skate and streetwear brand Palace Skateboards, the Need for Speed Unbound Palace Edition offers exclusive Palace gear and rides, including four stunning custom cars, a clothing pack, driving effect, decals and license plate, character pose and banner artwork.

Expanding the game’s already bountiful style options for even deeper character customization, Need for Speed Unbound Palace Edition lets players ride through Lakeshore in style with cars pulled straight from their own Palace campaigns, including two Palace x Mercedes-AMG cars, for the ultimate, stylish street racing experience. This exclusive collaboration also includes new, authentic in-game clothing and headwear that are direct representations of classic Palace Skateboards attire, featuring the unique ‘Palace Triangle’ post, which recreates the signature Palace tri-ferg.

Need for Speed Unbound Palace Edition offers:

  • Four stunningly intense custom rides, created in collaboration with Palace, including:

    • Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series 2020

    • Volkswagen Golf GTI 1976

    • BMW M3 Evolution II E30 1988

    • Mercedes-AMG G 63 2017

  • Exclusive Palace Driving Effects to stand out from the competition in style

  • Stacked Palace Clothing Pack including 20 items for players to express their true style with:

    • 1 pair of Palace Vans Jeremy the Duck Skate Slip Ons

    • 2 caps and a beanie including the GTX 3 Racing Cap

    • 2 motorsports styled jackets including the Palace AMG Driving Jacket

    • 9 curated Palace tops including polos, tshirts, hoodies, long sleeve and shirt

    • 5 bottoms including Palace Woodland & Desert Cargo Short as well as track shorts and a selection of joggers

  • A variety of Palace decals and ‘Palifornia’ License Plate for players to create their own Palace custom car.

  • Tri-Ferg Character Pose and Palace Banner Artwork

Need for Speed Unbound puts players worldwide in the driver seat of their own street racing fantasy as they outsmart cops and prove they have what it takes to win The Grand, Lakeshore’s ultimate street racing challenge. The game features an all-new, unique visual style blending elements of street art with the most realistic looking cars in the franchise’s history.

Need for Speed Unbound Palace Edition is available now for pre-order on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and PC via the EA app, Origin, Steam and Epic Game Store for $79.99. The Palace Edition will provide players with three days of early access to Need for Speed Unbound beginning on November 29.

Need for Speed Unbound Standard Edition will launch on December 2, 2022 on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S and PC via the EA app, Origin, Steam and Epic Game Store for $69.99. EA Play Pro members on PC will also be able to enjoy unlimited access to the Need for Speed Unbound Palace Edition starting November 29. For more information on EA Play and EA Play Pro, see*

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