Shift 2: Unleashed, also known as Need for Speed: Shift 2 Unleashed is a racing video
game, the 17th title in the Need for Speed franchise. It was developed by
Slightly Mad Studios and published by Electronic Arts.
Need for Speed Shift 2 Unleashed builds on the true driving experience that the NFS franchise is renowned for by introducing the driver's battle, an even more authentic and primal feeling of power and speed which elevates the fundamental competitive race into a struggle for supremacy against other drivers and even the track itself. The game features nearly 150 cars from 37 manufacturers and an astounding 36 race tracks to play on.
In Shift 2 Unleashed, players' hands sweat and ache as they clutch onto the controller, their pulse races from the break-neck speeds experienced through the first-person cockpit view. Shift 2: Unleashed features a massive graphics overhaul putting you in the heart of the racing action. With an innovative helmet camera, the game simulates the experience of driving at 200 miles per hour feel life-like. The game also features night-racing and authentic degradation of tracks and cars. It also incorporates the Need for Speed Autolog which is similar to a social network, connecting friends to epic head-to-head races and compares player stats for the ultimate social racing competition.