The core mechanics will appear very acquainted: you are zipping round tracks (both solo or multiplayer) whereas choosing up weapons and countermeasures. Nevertheless, this is not simply the basic sport with a recent coat of paint. There is a storage for fine-tuning your anti-gravity automobile, a weapon slot crafting choice and “dynamic” observe surfaces. Additionally, Components Fusion is clearly constructed for the eSports and YouTube crowds: there is a spectator mode that lets folks watch and touch upon races, and the replay system goes as far as to incorporate a Matrix-like “bullet time” view to seize particular moments.
The title is on the market now on Home windows PCs for $20. Nevertheless, the way forward for the sport might be simply as essential as its current. R8 is planning “substantial” free add-ons to complement the eight tracks and 5 vessels you get on launch. You should not be confronted with a Wipeout HD Fury-like situation the place you could have to purchase an enlargement simply to maintain issues recent.
The difficult half could also be getting your folks to test this out. Whereas the correct substances are in place to attract in Wipeout followers, there is not any query that Sony has the extra recognizable title and a ton of selling clout. R8 does have an ace up its sleeve, although: that is doubtless the closest you will get to Wipeout on fashionable PCs. It is perhaps the solely sport on the town in the event you do not personal a PS4.