Wipeout HD Fury Impressions

Source: ps3blog.net

I bought this expecting standard expansion fare: a few new tracks and assorted extras. To my pleasant surprise, this is closer to a full blown sequel.


Detail Summary

  • 3 new game modes. 2 playable in online/offline multiplayer.
  • 8 new race tracks (12 if you count both forward/reverse orientations on 4 of the tracks)
  • 6 new music tracks
  • 13 new hover ship designs


What Makes it Great

  • Entirely new single player campaign mode.
  • The menus and interface screens and transitions have been redesigned. They have cooler effects and animations and are easier to use; choosing your hovership is particularly more intuitive. Even if you play the standard Wipeout HD single player campaign, you still get the new interface (you can optionally disable it as well).
  • The new race tracks add lots of new visuals and race design elements. They instantly look and feel different than the non-expansion tracks.
  • Each of the three new game modes is very distinct and probably equal to or better than the best modes from the standard Wipeout HD.
  • Did you like the dream-like neon techno visuals from Wipeout HD’s “zone” mode? Fury has lots more of these effects and they are better than ever.


Last 20 posts tagged "wipeout hd"

Wipeout HD Fury Expansion Review

Source: ps3blog.net

Let me get this out there, I dislike racing games in any form or fashion. And I was never open to any other music than rock. But this, has changed my world. And yes, I’m new to the wipeout …

Published on July 29th, 2009 under , ,

Wipeout HD Fury Impressions

Source: ps3blog.net

I bought this expecting standard expansion fare: a few new tracks and assorted extras. To my pleasant surprise, this is closer to a full blown sequel. Detail Summary 3 new game modes. 2 playable …

Published on July 27th, 2009 under ,

Wipeout Fury HD 23rd July – £7.99.

Source: ps3blog.net

The add on pack Fury for WipEout HD is out in less than a week on PSN. The pack will be priced at £7.99 / €9.99 and will provide three new race types – Eliminator, Zone Battle and Detonator, …

Published on July 17th, 2009 under , ,

White Knight Chronicles Fact Sheet

Source: ps3blog.net

* White Knight Transformation – During battle players can transform into the giant White Knight, gaining the ability to challenge large enemies as well as troops of soldiers throughout the …

Published on July 14th, 2009 under ,

Wipeout HD review video

Source: videogamesblogger.com

Wipeout HD features a selection of the best tracks taken from previous versions of the series, meticulously crafted and fully reworked to showcase the power of PS3. Available exclusively as …

WipEout HD ImprEssions

Source: ps3blog.net

I heard people having issues with the game freezing and online not working. But I didn’t have a chance to play this game until later last night. So maybe it was fixed by then, because I played …

Published on September 26th, 2008 under

WipEout HD Dated and Priced (US)

Source: ps3blog.net

WipEout HD has finally been giving a date and price, well for North America at least: Your wipEout HD thirst will be quenched on September 25. Yes, that’s right, just 10 days from today. For …

Published on September 15th, 2008 under ,

Joystiq looks at WipEout HD

Source: ps3blog.net

Joystiq takes a look at Wipeout HD in a very-recent incarnation, and they’re still liking what they see. If you’re a racing fan at all, this looks like one to pick up. I’m still wishing …

Published on September 12th, 2008 under ,

New WipEout HD PS3 trailer

Source: videogamesblogger.com

WipEout HD is coming to the PS3 via a PlayStation Network download this fall, as revealed in a new PlayStation Blog update by the developers who also revealed an all-new trailer for the Leipzig …

Published on August 22nd, 2008 under , , , , , , , , ,

WipEout HD delayed to end 2008 because of a technical issue

Source: videogamesblogger.com

Sony Europe boss David Reeves said in an interview this week that WipEout HD was absent from E3 2008, because it has been delayed to the end of 2008 due to a “specific technical problem.” …

Wipeout HD preview

Source: videogamesblogger.com

Wipeout HD is a downloadable game in the Wipeout series exclusively for the PlayStation 3. The release will be done via the PlayStation Store between April and June 2008. The futuristic racing …

Good Things about Wipeout HD

Source: ps3blog.net

got their slimy little hands on Wipeout HD and got to fly some tracks with it. And they like what they see! There are a couple interesting aspects to the game you might not be familiar with …

Published on March 27th, 2008 under

New PlayStation Network ad. Possible new PSN release list for Europe dates HOME, WipEout HD, SOCOM and Ratchet: Quest For Booty?

Source: videogamesblogger.com

Sony is promoting its PlayStation Network in America with a TV spot titled “Drawing Room” by Terry Hall. In Europe several PlayStation 3 websites have leaked a PlayStation Network release …

Wipeout HD Video

Source: ps3blog.net

These video downloads are so huge that I haven’t downloaded it in any format yet. But this game is really cool and I hope to have one downloaded soon. Gamersyde actually has a ton of viewing/downloading …

Published on March 19th, 2008 under

New Wipeout HD features and track list revealed

Source: videogamesblogger.com

Sony Computer Entertainment America has listed the futuristic racer Wipeout HD’s new and old features. As you might know the game will be a downloadable only via the PlayStation 3’s Store. …

New WipEout HD trailer

Source: videogamesblogger.com

WipEout HD is coming to PS3 in “eye-blistering” 1080p 60fps visuals, has 5 game modes including 8-player full online multiplayer, features 8 new tracks and 5.1 surround sound. It’s been …

Member of "Hype Media! Network"