Wipeout HD

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Wipeout HD
Basic Information
Video Game
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Digital DownloadBlu-ray
PlayStation 3
PlayStation Network
Retail Features
Technical Information
European Union European Release Date(s)
PlayStation Network
September 252008
PlayStation 3
October 162009
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
PlayStation 3
September 252008
Japan Japanese Release Date(s)
PlayStation 3
October 292009
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Wipeout HD is a futuristic racing game, and is the eighth in the Wipeout series. The game was originally only available for digital download, but later saw a retail release in Europe, bundled with the Fury DLC package. The game was given away for free as part of the "Welcome Back" program after the PlayStation Network outage.[1] It was consequently the first game available for free on PlayStation Plus's Instant Game Collection.

Advertising[edit | edit source]

In the update that was released to incorporate the Fury expansion pack, Sony added in-game advertisements that played before the race.[2] This was criticized by critics, and was soon removed following complaints.

Fury[edit | edit source]

Fury was the first and only downloadable content pack for Wipeout HD. Within this expansion, two new modes were added. They were Eliminator, Zone Battle and Detonator. The pack also contained eight tracks, all from both Wipeout Pulse and Wipeout Pure. Additionally, the pack came with 13 more unlockable trophies.

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