Tag Archives: wipeout
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 09:48 BST
Sony has trademarked “Psygnosis”, as in the former Liverpool-based studio that created the WipEout series. We’ve no idea what it means, but you can check out the filing here.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 01:10 GMT
Does Sony have any idea the treasure it’s sitting on since it acquired – and shut down – Psygnosis? The familiar owl logo graced many a PSOne-era favourite; let’s highlight a few particularly shining gems.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 20:15 GMT
Sawfly Studios, comprised of Sony Studio Liverpool vets, has said that while it still loves racing games, its focus lies “elsewhere right now.”
Mon, Jan 07, 2013 | 14:12 GMT
WipEout may not make a comeback following Sony Studio Liverpool’s unexpected closure last year. That’s the prediction of ex-WipEout developer Nick Burcombe, whose new studio Playrise releases it’s first game on iOS Table Top Racing later this month. The developer has given VG247 insight into his time with the WipEout franchise and his new game in a new interview.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 | 12:30 BST
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 | 13:44 BST
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 | 14:48 BST
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 07:15 BST
The WipEout team at Studio Liverpool expects the next generation of games to come bristling with connections to other devices and the rest of the Internet.
Mon, Jul 11, 2011 | 07:47 BST
Two new titles have been added to the European library of Xperia Play-compatible PSOne Classics.
Wed, May 04, 2011 | 05:52 BST
A pair of domain registrations point to new entries in the WipEout racing series.
Wed, Mar 16, 2011 | 17:56 GMT
Activision and ABC Entertainment Group have announced Wipeout in the Zone is coming this summer to Kinect.
Wed, Oct 20, 2010 | 14:02 BST
Wonder what this could be?
Wed, Mar 24, 2010 | 12:59 GMT
Before Sony had a worldwide restructure, which seen a fair bit of layoffs at Studio Liverpool, the developer had a Wipeout project in development for PS3.
Tue, Jan 27, 2009 | 09:39 GMT
Designers Republic, the firm responsible for the original look at feel of the WipEout franchise, has closed.
A story on design mag Creative Review’s blog confirms the closure, quoting founder Ian Anderson as saying: “We’d lost a couple of clients, didn’t win a couple of pitches, got a tax bill which should have been sorted out and wasn’t and a major client who didn’t pay the money they owed us – in themselves any of those things would have been fine but when they come all at once there’s not much you can do.”
The studio’s nine staff have all been made redundant. Anderson’s vowed to return, however.