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Questions tagged [need-for-speed-most-wanted-2005]

The original "Most Wanted" game realeased in 2005 by EA Black Box is the ninth game in the Need For Speed series. Use nfs-most-wanted-2012 for the more recent "Most Wanted" game by Criterion Games.

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After completing a blacklist race is there a way to guarantee a pink slip reward from the opposing driver?

After defeating Need For Speed: Most Wanted (2005)'s difficult Blacklist drivers you are given the option to pick two of three available Reward Markers. These rewards include cash bonuses, get-out-of-...
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NFS Most Wanted 2005 graphics issue: display is flickering randomly

I've installed NFS MW 2005, but unfortunately it's impossible to play because of weirdly flickering screen with randomly and quickly appearing and disappearing horizontal stripes. It's difficult to ...
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NFS MW save files

I used to play NFS Most Wanted back in college and recently downloaded it. It's been at least 4 years since I last played, and it was on a different computer. But now when I opened the installed game ...
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How do I change the voice/cutscene language?

I have the Spanish PAL version of the game. Is there a way to play with the English NTSC voices on the cutscenes and pursuits?
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After a time playing, the cars lose the exterior of the chasis

For some reason, after a few minutes of gameplay the vehicles that I have installed (mods) will loose part of the chassis: Just in case, this is how the car should be: I installed a few car mods, ...
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Need for Speed Most Wanted 2005 is lagging in my laptop [duplicate]

I have an Asus laptop with 2GB ram, a 500GB hard disk, Intel HD Graphics card in-build & DirectX12. I had installed Need for Speed Most Wanted 2005, but it works very slow and I can't complete a ...
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Which car should I use to beat Izzy in Need for Speed Most Wanted?

I'm new to this game. Please advise me which car I should use to beat blacklist no. 12 Izzy. I won Vic's Supra as a pink slip and a highly upgraded Lexus IS3000 (something like that).
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Can I disable a helicopter by ramming?

Is it possible to disable a helicopter in a pursuit by ramming when it tries to land on me? If so, how hard should I hit it?
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NFS Most Wanted Stopped Working On Ronnie Rival Challenge

My game was working all fine so far. I am on to rival challenge for Black List #3 'Ronnie'. Game stops when i start rival challenge with Ronnie. I would be great if anyone faced this problem and ...
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Weird graphics problem when playing games

I have installed Need For Speed Most Wanted-2005 on my laptop. But, when I tried to play the game, some wired graphical problem occurred. I have attached some screenshots regarding the problem. I ...
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Do all the cars in NFS Most Wanted become the same after upgrading them to their max?

Do all the cars have the same abilities if they are upgraded to the max of their attributes in NFS Most wanted?
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Controller always pulls left in Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2005)

I bought the Need For Speed: Most Wanted (NFS:MW) bundle (it came with Underground 1 and 2, but I'm only really interested in NFS:MW). I've tried playing it with a mouse/keyboard, which works, but I ...
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How to play the NFS final pursuit efficiently?

I am playing the Final pursuit in NFS Most Wanted 2005, after beating Razor. But my system resources are a bit low. (1GB RAM, 2GHZ). So i find the pursuit difficult to evade. The game is going dull, ...
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How to find Max Speed ever achieved by Cars?

In NFS Mostwanted i want to know the max speed ever achieved by some car. we can know for races as they maintain max speed details but i want to know for lifetime max speed achieved. By the word ...
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I can't move to the next round!

I'm playing Need For Speed: Most Wanted, I need to press Enter to move to the next round. It doesn't seem to be working even though it works fine on other games and programs. Why is this happening, ...
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Directx.log internal system error when trying to install Need for Speed: Most Wanted [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I don't have a dedicated GPU and I can't install DirectX to play NFS Most Wanted Still nobody is solved the problem about Directx.log. Following message occurs when I ...
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I don't have a dedicated GPU and I can't install DirectX to play NFS Most Wanted [closed]

I want to play NFS Most Wanted on the PC and I do not have any Graphic Card. While installing this system asks to install Directx (Even I have already installed it) and displays an Internal system ...
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NFS: Most Wanted complains that D3DX9_26.DLL is missing

I am struggling to play NFS: Most Wanted on my laptop. It has windows 7 and DirectX 11. But when I start NFS it says that D3DX9_26.DLL is missing. I used to play this game on my PC which had Windows ...
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Why do my desktop gadgets move from their previous positions when I exit NFS: Most Wanted?

Here is a problem I'm having ... I'm using Windows XP, and every time I play NFS: Most Wanted, when I close the game, my gadgets have moved from where I had them positioned. I'm using Vista_Rainbar ...
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Is there a way (or a save) to just play the final pursuit in NFS:MW?

After finishing the game, you can replay all races except blacklist events and the final pursuit. Is there a way to just play that one pursuit?
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How can I change the game save directory?

By default game saves are there in my documents folder. I want it to change the save directory to something else, how can I do that?
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How to get perfect launch in NFS:MW?

Sometimes, I get a perfect launch, and sometimes I do not. How should I accelerate to get the "Perfect Launch"?