Parents' Guide to

Wipeout 2048

By Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Sci-fi racer delivers high-octane thrills, fantasy violence.

Game PlayStation Vita 2012
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There's not a lot here that Wipeout fans haven't seen before, but it's been done well. Stunning city spires slide past slick as butter on a hot pan as our hovering racers zip through curving avenues at a breakneck clip. The sense of speed is excellent, and the frame rate never stutters. Plus, there's probably no better experience on Sony's nascent handheld for fans of multiplayer gaming.

The only serious problem is the same one that plagues all Wipeout games: Things end up feeling a bit repetitive after a while. There may be plenty of race modes and different vehicles to choose from, but everything feels just a little same-y. Still, it always remains fun to revisit for a quick race now and again. Wipeout 2048 is fine -- but not exceptional -- fun for fans of fantasy racing.

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