Need for Speed: ProStreet

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Need for Speed: ProStreet
Need for Speed-ProStreet.jpg
Developer(s) EA Black Box
Publisher(s) Electronic Arts
Series Need for Speed
Platform(s) Wii
Release date(s) NA November 14, 2007
EU November 23, 2007
JP January 31, 2008
KO July 25, 2008
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (2)
Input methods Wii Remote
Compatibility 4Stars4.pngEdit rating: Need for Speed: ProStreet
Playable
GameIDs RNPP69, RNPY69, RNPX69, RNPJ13, RNPK69, RNPE69
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In Need for Speed: ProStreet, you have to build the ultimate battle machine, take it to multi-disciplinary showdowns, and pit your skills and reputation against the world's best street racers. This is your chance to prove that you have what it takes to be crowned the next street king. Need for Speed ProStreet is a racing experience like no other. For the first time, you're designing and building a car, competing in iconic locations from around the globe, and battling in four distinct racing styles—grip, drag, drift, and the all-new speed challenge. The atmosphere is electric. Energetic crowds, photo-realistic vehicles and billowing smoke are all designed to embody the pressure and intensity of the gladiatorial challenge known as Show Down. Need for Speed ProStreet is the realization of the power, aggression and rivalry that embodies street racing culture.

Problems

FPS/VPS Desyncs

Some of the game's menus are not vsynced by the game, meaning they will run as fast as the Wii will allow. Dolphin currently emulates the Wii's GPU as "infinitely fast" meaning that it will cause significant lag during those sections. Gameplay is unaffected, so this is actually a minor problem that only crops up during some videos and the initial menus.

VP6 Videos

Need for Speed: ProStreet uses the VP6 video codec, common in Electronic Arts' titles, causing it's videos to have vertical line artifacts and other glitches on NVIDIA graphics cards. The Software Render will display VP6 video correctly, but is typically too slow. Prior to 4.0-593 video output was completely scrambled, refer issue 5046. Rendering improved with 4.0-593 but a variety of glitches remain, refer issue 7193. VP6 rendering also reacts poorly to the Anisotropic Filtering and Force Texture Filtering enhancements, causing further scrambling.

Configuration

No configuration changes are known to affect compatibility for this title.

Version Compatibility

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

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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.

Testing

This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS Version CPU GPU Result Tester
4.0-7005 Windows 8.1 Intel Core i5-3470 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Game runs fine. Videos are displayed with artifacts. zaozabot
5.0 Windows 10 Intel Core i7-6700HQ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M Game runs well. Videos display artifacts. Otherwise flawless. ShadowsOfGames

Gameplay Videos