Sun, 28 Sep 2008

WipEout HD

Pretty rocket car

The WipEout game series is maybe my favorite game series, ever. The latest installment is a Playstation 3 exclusive that runs in 1080P at 60FPS and, yes, is pretty gorgeous.

One of my favorite non-gameplay additions is a pretty slick photo mode for taking pretty screenshots. I posted a series of 1920x1080 shots here.


Here's the playlist I'm using. It's a little on the "genre" side, I realize, but the only things that really work here are very electronic, with fast tempos.

  • "Baltimore (Tech Itch and Dylan Remix)" - Photek
  • "Two Masks" - Source Direct
  • "Soda's Theme" - Ilkae
  • "My Blue Car" - Solvent
  • "S4" - Jonny L
  • "Helicopter (Original '93 Mix)" - Deep Blue
  • "Enforcers" - 2562
  • "Museum" - Robert Hood
  • "Ruthless" - Amon Tobin
  • "6:07" - Plug
  • "Norte Route" - Balil
  • "CCTV - Monolake
  • "Oolaa" - Orbital
  • "Floods v3.9" - The Black Dog
  • "Jupiter Jazz" - Underground Resistance
  • "My Medusa" - K.Alexi Shelby
  • "Coyote Flux - Minimal Man
  • "Starchild" - Sluts 'n' Strings

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