Hot off the presses, Electronic Arts and Ghost Games have officially announced Need for Speed: Rivals, the next installment in their critically-acclaimed racing series. Slated for release on November 19th, the game is being built on the Frostbite 3 engine and will feature a new "AllDrive" system, which seamlessly integrates singleplayer and multiplayer into one mode. Here's a little snippet from the press release:
"The Need for Speed franchise has been an industry leader bringing social competition to the forefront in games," said Marcus Nilsson, Executive Producer, Ghost Games. "For the first time, players will have the freedom to seamlessly go from single player to co-op to multiplayer. In Need for Speed Rivals we are creating one game experience with one progression, where the freedom to play with friends is more fluid and accessible than ever before."
You can find the full PR and some screenshots after the break: