Criterion, developer of Need for Speed Most Wanted, claim that their game in the form of a PlayStation Vita copy is “the same game” as the PlayStation 3 version. That’s to the extent where they have labelled it “a significant achievement”.
Matt Webster, a Criterion producer said they had initially set out just “to make the same game.” He claims As much as we possibly could, we wanted to deliver all the great things about the console version of the game: an open world, freedom, choice, variety, highly connected. All those principles looked like they were achievable on the machine, so that was what we set out to do”.
So, what do you make of the popularity among fans that been established through the PS Vita form of the game?