Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box

  • Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box
87
Based on 25 scores, 28 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    19
  • Good:
    5
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Offers tons of bang for your buck.
  • Ships with all of last years DLC.
  • PC version looks brilliant.

Cons:

  • Still cant upload your own music in the game.
  • If you didnt like Paradise, this wont change your mind.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Tom's Hardware UK on -

Burnout Paradise isn’t exactly a new game. In fact, it was released over a year ago, back in January of 2008 to tremendous critical acclaim thanks to its expansive game world, innovative game play, and gobs of old-fashioned fun. Unfortunately for...

By Blogcritics on 100

This high speed game series debuts on the PC with a collection of Burnout Paradise variations, additions and enhancements with great offline and online multiplayer action. The structured or unstructured gameplay can satisfy any needs for speed....

By BrightHub on 80

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By Tech2 on 90

Visually the game is stunning. The PC port is enhanced by higher resolutions and sharper, crisper visuals. Watching your car go through various stages of deformation in slow motion is a sight you’ll never get bored off. On my mid-range rig...

By Computeractive on 80

Burnout offers an impressive selection of varied gameplay types and racing environments that will keep players coming back for...

By Gaming Nexus on 92

It's both a story as ancient as human nature itself and a completely natural aspect of having a teenage daughter: the moments where there is a meeting of the minds between father and child become ever rarer. Her interests began diverging from the...

By New Game Network on 82

Right off the top of your head, how many great arcade racing games can you name for our favourite platform, the PC? The truth is not many. Sure we have our Need for Speed series, which has been transformed over the years from a leading PC racing title...

By GamePyre on 86

Burnout Paradise won best racing game of 2008 at the Spike TV Video Game Awards. While it is not my personal favorite racing game I can clearly see why it is so popular. Burnout Paradise has certainly introduced some new features to the racing...

By cnet on 90

Burnout Paradise reinvigorated Criterions ultra-successful smash-up racing series when it launched this time last year on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and Burnout Paradise: The Ultimate Box brings the series trademark racing action to the PC for...

By GameSpot on 90

The Ultimate Box brings many improvements to an already impressive game, and its one of the best racing games available on the PC....

By Tech Olive on 70

Having been a fan of the Burnout series for a while, I was excited that Burnout: Paradise would be coming to the PC. However, I can’t help but feel that it needs an overhaul at this point. That is exactly what Criterion (developer) tried, but it...

By GameSpy on 90

When it came out a year ago on consoles, Burnout Paradise was indisputably one of the best racing games on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Since then, Criterion Games commitment to after-market support has been largely unrivaled by any other racing...

By GameZone on 90

The interface needs to be reworked from the version received, but when it comes to the gameplay, this is a stand-out...

By Games Radar on 90

You could argue the mark of a good sandbox game is how hard it is to reach your intended goal without getting distracted along the way. By this measure, Burnout: Paradise excels. The long-running crash-happy console series makes its first appearance...

By VideoGamer on 90

Loads to do, Online functionality is excellent, Looks incredible on a good PC, Party mode isn't as great as we'd hoped it would...

By IGN Gear on -

It was just about one year ago that Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 gamers got a chance to dive into Criterions Burnout Paradise, the latest in the popular racing franchise. Then last May it was revealed that the series would finally make its debut on the...

International Review By WinForAll on 90

Ladies and Gentleman, start your engines!Denn Heute haben wir Burnout Paradise im Test.Auf dem PC ist Burnout ein wahrer Neuling, die Vorgänger erschienen ausschließlich für die Konsolenfraktion.Dieser Fakt lässt einige...

International Review By dome.fi on -

Tehdään heti selväksi, että mikäli Burnout Paradise löytyy hyllystä, The Ultimate Box on turha ostos. Emopelin lisäksi Xbox Livestä ja PlayStation Networkista ilmaiseksi ladattavat päivitykset sekä...

International Review By GamerLobby on 85

Pierre Burnout Paradise ist die ideale Mischung aus Need for Speed und Flatout. Es verbindet die wichtigsten Elemente der beiden in einem Spiel und bietet jede Menge Action, und das nun endlich wieder einmal auf dem PC.Arcade-Racing vom Feinsten ist...

International Review By GamingXP on 87

Der Einstieg von „Burnout“ in die PC-Kreise dürfte einige Konkurrenten wachrütteln. Insbesondere Mittelklassespiele wie die letzten „NfS“-Auswüchse unterliegen deutlich. „Racedriver Grid“ spielt in...