Part of the games success has been its expansion. World has now been localized in French, Russian, Spanish and Polish. The game makes its money through microtransactions via a monetary scrip called SpeedBoost, which can be used to buy in-game items such as Booster Packs, Power-ups, XP accelerators and exclusive exotic cars. SpeedBoose is purchased viaa variety of local payment options including credit cards and SMS billing.
Need for Speech: World is a massively multiplayer driving game that features online racing and police pursuit gameplay similar to Hot Pursuit's mode. The game client can be downloaded from the official site here.