Big Surf Island - A Stunt Runner's Paradise!

For the first time since May 2008 Criterion Games has released new information, screens and video of Big Surf Island.


Paradise Party Pack!

Paradise Party

WOW!! OK so the first of the four new packs to be announced is Paradise Party. A new party mode where up to 8 players can take turns on the same console. This is a new game mode for when you have your mates around, it's a pass the controller party game. You can select 3 different types of challenge, Stunt, Speed or Skill.


Criterion Games Announcements for New Updates

Criterion Games re-vamped web page includes information about 4 new DLC packs due for release in Spring Next year.

These packs will be announced weekly from the 31st of October through to the 21st of November.

Keep checking back here and at for all the details.

Briefly on the site, this was posted, but has since been removed:


Burnout 3 Takedown game guides

We have been in touch with Weil3r that originally wrote some brilliant guides for Burnout 3: Takedown that was published at Since that site is no longer active we asked Weil3r if we could re-publish them here on

We got his permission and the guides have now been made available. You can access them directly from the links below:



Playstation Trophies NOT Retroactive

To all you PSN players, the Trophy update has been released today, but sadly Criterion were not able to implement them retroactively.

This is what Criterion Games said on their website today:



Burnout Paradise Bikes Pack can now be downloaded from XBox Live Marketplace and PSN

Hold on to your handle bars; Motorbikes have hit the streets of Paradise City. In this second free update you are getting the chance to explore Paradise City on two wheels.

Burnout Paradise Bike Pack FireHawk V4

There is plenty of fun to be had along the way either offline or when Freeburning online with your friends.

Get online and start pulling those wheelies, awesome!



Bikes Invade Paradise City on September 18th!

Criterion Games have released the Bike pack. It is available on the 18th of September for PS3 and Xbox 360.

Click HERE for the full story at

Bikes in Paradise



Day/Night Cycle Choices Revealed

Criterion Games have made some exciting announcements over at the Playstation Blog detailing some of the changes that the day/night cycle will have to Paradise City.

We will get to choose how long the day/night cycle lasts. If you want to zoom through a day you can choose 24 minutes, or if you prefer there is the option to do a real time 24 hour day, and anywhere in between.


Bike Gameplay Revealed

On Friday the 22nd of August Criterion Games put up a story on their webpage detailing how Bikes will fit into Burnout Paradise.

Bikes in Burnout Paradise - The FireHawk

The Bike Pack will now be a FREE addition to the game, bringing 10 hours of additional gameplay in 70 freeburn challenges, half of which are timed challenges, 38 Burning Routes for Bikes or "Burnout Rides" and 64 new speed Bike Road Rules to beat.


Cagney is here for the XBOX 360

The Cagney update for Burnout Paradise on XBOX 360 is now available. Sign in to XBOX Live and load up the game. You will first be asked to update the game. When the update has been applied and the game has loaded you will be asked to download another update. This update is 381.01 MB and includes all the new goodies we all have been waiting for.



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