Black Box, part of EA and developers of Need for Speed World, has announced that pre-orders are now being taken and that players can download the client for the debut on July 27th. Those who pre-order will gain access to the game on July 20th.
Players can pre-order the Need for Speed World Starter Pack* today to gain early access to the game on July 20. Gamers will also unlock exclusive cars, earn double XP, reserve their driver names and have VIP status permanently displayed in their driver profile before the game officially launches.On July 20, the Need for Speed World Starter Pack will be available for $20. The Starter Pack includes a credit for $20 worth of SpeedBoost (the in-game currency), full access up to level 50 and a bundled assortment of power-ups including Nitrous and Traffic Magnet to help players get started. Players can also purchase additional items like power-ups, double XP periods and even rental cars starting at just a few cents.
In addition to the pre-order news, Black Box also revealed that a free trial client will be available on July 27th for players who want to try the game out. Trial players will have full access to early levels of the game and will be able to play to level 10.
Learn more about Need for Speed World at the official site.