Anti-grav racers are like busses, you wait for ages and then two turn up. Following WipEout will be Redout, and it also has a newly announced split-screen mode. The boxed version, Redout: Lightspeed Edition, will include the Europa and Neptune DLC taking the number of tracks up to an impressive thirty.
UPDATED REDOUT FEATURES FOR PLAYSTATION 4 AND XBOX ONE CONSOLES:
Multiplayer: Challenge up to 6 players from around the globe, or a friend – head-to-head – in the brand new split screen mode, to find out who the best Redout pilot is.
Career mode: Carve out your path to glory with more than 100 different racing events, varying experience, and an array of challenging levels.
Upgradable Ships: Invest in improving your Engine, Magnets, Structure and Energy to get your ship track-ready.
See the world: Put the pedal to the metal on 30 different tracks scattered around 6 locations on a post-apocalyptic Earth. Challenge additional boss circuits to see what you are made of.
11 Event Types: Test your skills in 11 different events: Race, Pure Race, Time Attack, Pure Time Attack, Speed, Instagib, Survival, Score Based Endurance, Last Man Standing, Boss and Arena Race.
Team up: Drivers will have their pick of 4 racing classes and 7 different racing teams, with each team requiring a different driving approach to make the cut.
Power ups: To get that competitive edge, you have the option of 12 upgradable power-ups: additional turbo, shields, self-repair drone, advanced grip system, slipstream enhancers, and more.
Redout: Lightspeed Edition will be available this year from retailers from August 29th in United States, and August 31st across Europe, at $39.99/€39.99/£29.99. Both PlayStation 4and Xbox One versions will include a unique, format-exclusive livery.
Source: Press release