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Thursday, August 15, 2002

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Wipeout 1.2 Patch Released
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Virtual Publishing Ltd. has released a patch for Wipeout 2097, bringing it to version 1.2 and includes the following fixes:

  • Now using Apple's new packaging system and have added language support for English, French, German and Swedish.
  • Intro movie now plays with QuickTime 6.
  • Network options now use OpenPlay instead of NetSprocket
  • Pointer is now hidden during the game.
  • Fixes to Sound volume control.
  • Wipeout 2097, more widely known as Wipeout XL when it was first released for the PlayStation game console a few years ago was widely regarded as the best of the franchise. In Wipeout XL players control several different futuristic racing vehicles which hover on a variety of different tracks, while collecting powerups like weapons and shields as they battle to get the best time.

    Wipeout 2097 on the Mac also features online multiplayer support. It also runs natively in Mac OS X. Wipeout 2097 is available from Freeverse's web site store for $29.95.

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