The tipster didn’t go into any further details other than he’s heard the date from his sources, which to be fair, are usually pretty spot on.
Henderson has touched base on the next Need for Speed quite a few times as of late, firstly claiming the game will be announced in July alongside Skate 4 and the new FIFA. Furthermore, his sources claimed the racer’s characters will boast an aesthetic similar to the TV show Boondocks.
Earlier this year, EA confirmed that the teams at Codemasters Cheshire and Criterion Games have been merged to concentrate on future Need for Speed games. This follows earlier reports that Codemasters Cheshire had been given the development reins on the franchise.
The next Need for Speed game is due out later this year but has yet to attract an official release date.