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
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer
Input methods Wii Remote, Nunchuckc, Wii Wheel, Classic Controller, GameCube controller
Compatibility 4Stars4.pngEdit rating: Need for Speed: Nitro
GameIDs R7XE69, R7XJ13, R7XP69
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Need for Speed: Nitro is a 2009 installment in the long-running racing video game franchise Need for Speed. It is published by Electronic Arts for the Wii and Nintendo DS platforms. It was announced in January as part of a three-game announcement that includes Need for Speed: Shift and Need for Speed: World Online. The game was developed by EA Montreal whom have previous experience with Nintendo titles, although the DS version was developed separately by Firebrand Game's Florida studio.



  • Video with VP6 VFW Codec (in any game) are not displaying.
  • From revision r7655 to r7719 onward game textures in the race have not that color and are displayed untrue.


With HLE audio emulation significant portions of sounds are not playing.


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


Config Setting Notes
Scaled EFB Copy On Must be enabled.


Config Setting Notes
DSP Emulator Engine LLE recompiler Corrects sounds which aren't played under HLE

Game Properties

Config Setting Notes
Accurate VBeam Emulation On Improves speed.

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.

5.0-15358 (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:

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