Excerpt: Going back to the days of the original PlayStation, Wipeout has been the game that gets made when Sony wants to show off. That ambition has never been more apparent than in Wipeout 2048, which is clearly meant to show the new Vita at its best.
Pros: Terrific backdrops look even better than those of Wipeout HD, Objectives make for an interesting and creative online mode, A lovely and easy to navigate interface
Cons: The slightly chunkier handling, The reduced framerate, The removal of modes such as Detonator
Sci-fi racer delivers high-octane thrills, fantasy violence.
Common Sense Media
2 April 2012
Summary: Parents need to know that Wipeout 2048 is a futuristic fantasy racing game where players pilot extraordinarily fast hover cars armed with a variety of deadly weapons. Like most racing games, high-speed collisions simply result in lost time.
Summary: The Wipeout games have always served as a solid system showcase with their flashy graphics and impressive sense of speed, so Studio Liverpool's latest, Wipeout 2048 , makes for a nice launch title for the PlayStation Vita. Nice, but not easy.
Excerpt: With the same great gameplay we saw on platforms like the PSone, PS2, PS3 or PSP, not to mention extra features like cross-play between the Vita and the PS3, as well as lots of online options, Wipeout 2048 is looking like one of the most feature-filled launch-day releases for the new Vita.
Excerpt: Wipeout 2048 is one of the best reasons to own a PS Vita at the moment. The game really shows off what the system’s hardware is capable of and contains enough enjoyable content to keep you entertained for months, irrespective of whether you play on the go or at home, online or offline.
Summary: " WipEout 2048 " is a fantastic looking title. Speed, as well as an interesting (unspoken) narrative through the campaign, ensures that it will strike a cord with fans as well as being one of the most visually impressive launch titles.
Summary: When the Vita launch lineup was originally announced, the one title that really had us salivating at the thought of was Wipeout 2048 . Given our love for the PlayStation 3 ’s Wipeout HD and its Fury expansion pack, the promise of taking our face melting futuristic racing on the road with us was...
Excerpt: The Wipeout series is definitely a staple for Sony's console diet and there was no surprise from me when I learnt that Wipeout would be making its maiden debut on the PS Vita. Although reminiscent of previous Wipeout games, it's actually quite sturdy on the Vita, especially the control system which...