Drop what you’re doing and play Wipeout on PSVR immediately

Okay, that headline might be a little unreasonable. But it’s pretty much what I did yesterday after first seeing that the update bringing VR support Wipeout Omega Collection had gone live, then hearing the near-simultaneous news of a PlayStation VR price cut. I’d been holding out, but after selling my HTC Vive last week as part of moving house, this felt like a sign.

A sign pointing in the right direction, as it turns out, because Wipeout in VR is phenomenal.

If you’re not familiar with Wipeout, it’s a futuristic racing series that’s been inextricably linked with the PlayStation brand ever since its debut in the mid-90s, particularly in Europe. It’s about driving extremely fast while listening to techno music and looking at pretty…

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