The Armed and Dangerous Pack is a downloadable content pack made available for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 releases of Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010), but was not made available for the PC release.
The pack was made available on February 22, 2011 at the price of £5.49 / $6.99 / €6.99 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 releases.
- Two multiplayer gamemodes
- Three awards
- "Rubbing is Racing" - Take down another racer in Arms Race
- "Chase the Ace" - Play 5 games of Most Wanted as a Cop
- "Priority Target" - Play 5 games of Most Wanted as a Racer
The Armed and Dangerous Pack adds two multiplayer only events.
Up to 8 players are split into 2 teams; Racers and Cops with equipment being made available to both sides.
The event is completely open and allows the participants to travel along any road. The racer team has to protect a member of their team marked as "Most Wanted" as the cop team has to wreck the racer marked as "Most Wanted."
Up to 8 racers compete to see who is the fastest along a route with equipment being made available to all racers.
The winner is the racer that crosses the finish line in pole position. A wrecked racer will not be able to finish the event and cops also randomly deploy roadblocks and helicopters along the route.
A total of three awards are also available for both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 releases.