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Need for Speed™ Heat

App ID 1222680
App Type Game
Store Name Need for Speed™ Heat
Publisher Electronic Arts
Franchise Need for Speed
Supported Systems Windows
Technologies Engine.Frostbite, Launcher.EA_App
Last Change Number 21722992
Last Record Update 1 January 2024 – 03:56:26 UTC ()
Release Date 4 June 2020 – 14:59:00 UTC ()

Hustle by day and risk it all at night in Need for Speed™ Heat Deluxe Edition, a white-knuckle street racer, where the lines of the law fade as the sun starts to set.

Additional Information

This game is excluded from Steam Family Sharing because: The publisher has marked this game as ineligible

Developer Ghost Games
metacritic_name Need for Speed Heat
controller_support partial
metacritic_score 72
community_visible_stats Yes
DLCAvailableOnStore Yes
ReleaseState released
Publisher Electronic Arts
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nameNeed for Speed™ Heat EULA
Exclude from family sharing (exfgls) 1
Store Release Date 8 November 2019 ()
osarch 64
community_hub_visible Yes
3rd-Party Account EA Account
3rd-Party DRM EA on-line activation and Origin client software installation and background use required.
Primary Genre Racing (9)
Store Genres Action (1), Adventure (25), Racing (9), Sports (18)
Steam Release Date 4 June 2020 – 14:59:00 UTC ()
Original Release Date 8 November 2019 – 08:00:00 UTC () (1573200000)
Store Asset Modification Time 26 July 2023 – 19:04:24 UTC () (1690398264)
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frenchNeed for Speed™ Heat
polishNeed for Speed™ Heat
portugueseNeed for Speed™ Heat
russianNeed for Speed™ Heat
brazilianNeed for Speed™ Heat
koreanaNeed for Speed™ Heat
schinese《Need for Speed™ Heat
latamNeed for Speed™ Heat
review_score 8
review_percentage 83
mastersubs_granting_app EA Play (1289670)
Detected Technologies (?) Engine.Frostbite, Launcher.EA_App, SDK.AMD_GPU_Services, SDK.Oodle
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Playable
  • test_timestamp: 18 January 2023 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 9896005
  • configuration:
  • This game's launcher/setup tool may require the touchscreen or virtual keyboard, or have difficult to read text
  • Entering some text requires manually invoking the on-screen keyboard
  • Some in-game text is small and may be difficult to read
  • All functionality is accessible when using the default controller configuration
  • This game shows Steam Deck controller icons
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck
  • Note: This game's first-time setup requires an active Internet connection
  • Note: Singleplayer gameplay requires an active Internet connection
controllertagwizard Yes

Supported Languages

13 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles Achievements
English Yes Yes Yes
French Yes Yes Yes
Italian Yes Yes Yes
German Yes Yes Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes Yes Yes
Korean Yes Yes
Portuguese - Brazil Yes Yes
Simplified Chinese Yes Yes
Traditional Chinese Yes Yes
Arabic Yes Yes
Japanese Yes Yes Yes
Polish Yes Yes Yes
Russian Yes Yes Yes



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Web Assets
capsule_231x87.jpgLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
capsule_616x353.jpgLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
header.jpgLast-Modified: 26 July 2023 – 19:04:24 UTC
hero_capsule.jpgLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
library_600x900.jpgLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
library_hero.jpgLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
logo.pngLast-Modified: 1 November 2022 – 15:53:25 UTC
page_bg_raw.jpgLast-Modified: 4 June 2020 – 15:00:47 UTC

Steam charts

  • 3,269 players right now
  • 3,680 24-hour peak
  • 86,196 all-time peak

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Store data

  • #1157 in top sellers
  • 93,428 positive reviews
  • 18,425 negative reviews
  • 83.53% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 56 viewers right now
  • 257 24-hour peak
  • 43,162 all-time peak

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Date Label 30-day Peak
4 June 2020 – 14:59:00 UTC Steam Release -
29 September 2022 – 17:00:00 Free Weekend -

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How many players are playing Need for Speed™ Heat right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 3269 players live playing Need for Speed™ Heat on Steam.

Need for Speed™ Heat had an all-time peak of 86196 concurrent players on 2 October 2022.

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