Need for Speed: Nitro

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Need for Speed: Nitro
Developer(s) EA Montreal
Publisher(s) Electronic Arts
Series Need for Speed
Platform(s) Wii
Release date(s) NA November 3, 2009
EU November 6, 2009
JP December 17, 2009
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (4)
Input methods Wii Remote, Wii Remote + Nunchuk, Classic Controller, GameCube Controller
Compatibility 4Stars4.pngEdit rating: Need for Speed: Nitro
GameIDs R7XE69, R7XJ13, R7XP69
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Customize your car, take corners at 200 mph, and own your opponents. Need for Speed: Nitro delivers the fun and exhilaration of high-speed racing with deep and challenging gameplay, where racing skills are not the only way to victory. Master advanced techniques such as building up boost by taking risks on the road, then use it at the right moment to take the lead. But don’t forget about the cops, who will do everything they can to disrupt the race. And for the ultimate bragging rights, impose your graphical style on the world when you lead.


No Car Reflections

All reflectivity on the cars is broken. See issue 8072. Fixed by 4.0-5225.

VP6 Videos

Videos are messed up, appearing scrambled, refer issue 5046. Corrected with 4.0-593.


Only configuration options for the best compatibility where they deviate from defaults are listed.


Config Setting Notes
Scaled EFB Copy On Must be enabled
Store EFB Copies to Texture Only Off Corrects textures of the cars

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Need for Speed: Nitro since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

5.0-13493 (current)
2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.


This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
r7621 Windows XP x86 Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 @ 3GHz ATI FireGL V5600 Working with some bugs. Need For Speed Nitro on Dolphin Wii/GC Emulator r7621 FULLSPEED!!! DeniSSXRus
r7621 Windows 7 x64 Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 @ 3GHz ATI FireGL V5600 Working without bugs. DeniSSXRus
3.0-147 Windows XP x86 Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 @ 3GHz ATI FireGL V5600 Working with some bugs, but slower by about 5FPS than r7621. DeniSSXRus
4.0-5110 Windows 7 x64 Intel Core i5 @ 4GHz AMD Radeon HD 6870 Might hang randomly with Direct3D. Working perfectly with OpenGL. warmbaguettes

Gameplay Videos

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