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Mad-Ice
19th December 2006, 05:46 PM
Houdy mates!!

My first times on one of the least favourite tracks of Pure, which i honestly don't understand. Is it JABBERJAW who is talking a lot about the floatyness of 2097? This track Burgertown has a lot and i mean a lot of floatyness in itself.

Ok here i go:
Icaras
TT: 0.29.93, 0.27.62, 0.27.14, 0.28.48=1.53.17

One more hour of practice brings me to these new times:
RR 0.28.86, 0.27.48, 0.27.20, 0.27.97=1.51.51
LR 0.26.73

The unofficial Triakis times:
RR: 1.50.71
LR: 0.26.50

lunar
19th December 2006, 09:31 PM
Burgertown rocks :rock For me, with the way it feels on fast classes, it really captures the spirit of the series. The art style might not be to everyone`s taste, but I think it`s really well designed, partly because it gets easier the faster you go. The speed pads are very well placed. I agree it feels quite floaty, but I think for good times we may need to keep the ship on the deck as much as possible, and in more places than you might think! ;)

I am being murdered at work until the New Year..... if I get the time I`ll have a go at this one, but I can`t afford to get Sweet-Weekly-Challenge-Addiction at the moment. ;)

Tomahawk
19th December 2006, 09:35 PM
Hi everybody! I found some time today to have a go on this challenge. Although you couldn't call me a fan of the omega pack and Burgertown is my most hated track next to Paris Hair on Pure, I've had a few runs. So here are my times so far:

best race time - Zone
0.30.29
0.28.72
0.29.45
0.29.02 = 1.57.48

best lap time - Icaras
0.28.42

rdmx
20th December 2006, 01:39 AM
I thought the zone and medievil craft were off-limits?

I might join you this time around but I'm in the middle of a Lumines game at the moment.

lunar
20th December 2006, 03:03 AM
Zone and Medievil are ok for these challenges. Triakis is the only off-limits ship for the official competition, though you can submit "unnoficial" times for it.

borell
20th December 2006, 12:40 PM
I had to practise alot yesterday, as I have only had the Omega pack since Monday. Here is my first contribution to a TT challenge.

Team: Icaras

0.30.16
0.28.76
0.28.78
0.29.01
--------
1.56.71

Best lap time: 0.28.12 (Icaras)

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Update 1
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Team: Icaras

0.29.54
0.28.47
0.28.68
0.29.02
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1.55.71

Mad-Ice
20th December 2006, 05:36 PM
Borell very impressive times you have got there with only a few days of practise. You scare me for sure.:clap

stin
20th December 2006, 06:28 PM
Here is my score atm after one hour session!

29.45, 28.79, 28.62, 28,20= 1.55.06 Klor aka 123Klan

Best Lap= 27.38

stevie:)

Asayyeah
21st December 2006, 01:57 AM
I share stephen point's of view on Burgertown that's a track i like racing for all those tricky parts spotted everywhere and also for what matthijs underlined about floatiness.

btw thx again to sir spk for changing my turbo strategy: before his tip , i was launching it before the last mini jump to get a BR but now i am following right side of the jump and get the 2 boost pads.
Turbo is used on the right bend before entering the tunnel so that i can BR and land after the thin passage. If you do it right you can get all the other Bpads.

I haven't tested that new technique with triakis yet, noneetheless here's my Ag Systems score atm:

1.53.26 = 29.64 - 29.06 - 26.77 - 27.79
1.51.81 = 29.09 - 27.98 - 27.44 - 27.30
best lap1 = 28.01 :cold

alterego
25th December 2006, 02:10 AM
Hi All.

Merry Christmas and Good Run to all :+ :D

read You Soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
25th December 2006, 02:04 PM
Merry christmas to every TT challenger :xtree :):xtree

I decided to extend the end of Burgertown challenge to sunday 31st of December midnight .

I am sure we've all been busy with Xmas so this week i count on you all to lower your times as much possible.

Keep racing and be careful : no chocalate thumbs onto your precious psp :g

rdmx
26th December 2006, 01:57 AM
Awww... I was looking foward to a new challenge because I retch everytime I see Burgertown. :paperbag
Any hints on what it's going to be next round?:rolleyes:

il_NIK
27th December 2006, 02:27 PM
Merry Christmas!!!

Finally I'm back... I'm still alive :beer

CYA

Livitarium
29th December 2006, 11:45 AM
Hi guys! This my records from the ZONE ship :xtree

lap1: 0.29.43
lap2: 0.27.69
lap3: 0.27.99
lap4: 0.28.44
TOTAL: 1.53.55

:xtree

EDIT: 0.27.62 for the lap
EDIT2: 0.27.41 ofr the lap

alterego
1st January 2007, 02:09 AM
Hi All.

A Fantastic New Year 2007 to all the wipers!!!:+ :D

I'm first in greetings....ah ah ah :D

Read You Soon!
CdRom

Asayyeah
1st January 2007, 02:18 AM
Thx Rom :)
happy new year to the TT challengers :) be that sweet TT challenge review the tracks we didn't do in 2006 :+

I've asked mate Rom to choose the 1st TT from 2007 , yeah for someone who has improved his skill while all those TT from the beginning : you deserve it master Alterego :beer

I will make the sunday report later at night or on monday

Livitarium
1st January 2007, 11:33 AM
HAPPY NEW YEAR GUYS! Another wonderfull year with some surprises and crazy race on kai!!

:xtree :xtree :D :D :D

Asayyeah
1st January 2007, 11:51 PM
Burgertown Rapier ---------------------- Sunday Report

A belated report :paperbag !

We were 7 racing this Burger Challenge : not an easy track huh?

Here's the result :

Racetime
1* Mad_Ice : 1.51.51 Icaras -- 1.50.71 Triakis
2* Asayyeah : 1.51.81 Ag Sys
3*Alterego : 1.53.34 Icaras
4* Livitarium : 1.53.55 Zone
5* Stin : 1.55.06 Klor
6* Borell : 1.55.71 Icaras
7* Tomahawk : 1.57.48 Zone

Laptime
1* Mad_Ice : 26.73 Icaras -- 26.50 triakis
2* Asayyeah : 26.77 Ag Sys
3* Alterego : 26.99 Icaras
4* Stin : 27.38 Klor
5* Livitarium : 27.41 Zone
6* Tom : 28.42 Icaras
7* Borell : 28.47 Icaras

Impressive Mad_Ice winning lap&race : Congrats mate you were fast with your Icaras:banzai . Thanks to Borell for joining us with a great score :+

the next challenge is starting now and ending sunday 7th of January midnight : 1st of 2007 :+

Vohl Square Phantom ------------------------------- Week 13

rdmx
2nd January 2007, 12:39 AM
Yay! Phantom! *gets practicising*

Any tips for this course?

alterego
2nd January 2007, 08:19 AM
Hi All.

Vohl Square is a massive BR track ;)

I see the possibility of five br a turn in this track...but...if we don't use Triakis remains only Tigron :D

Read You Soon
CdRom

rdmx
2nd January 2007, 10:47 AM
I counted six BRs!:dizzy
Have to pick the best places to BR, Tigron only capable of 3 BRs a lap!

Asayyeah
2nd January 2007, 11:39 AM
the 1st one on the straight line right after the start
2nd on the 1st jump
3rd on the 2nd jump and get immediately a BR ( the 4th) after landing
5th on the 3rd jump ( before it i use turbo)
6th on the last mini jump and 7th on the last right bend there's a little bump on the right where you can get enough high to BR again.

Even triakis can't afford 7 BR for 5 laps but i am not saying all the BRs are useful here only 3 maxi 4 would be the best

alterego
2nd January 2007, 04:00 PM
Hi All.

ok! i start with Goteki.... ;)

TT
with Goteki 2.21.29 (29.19-27.20-28.76-27.80-28.34)
with 123Klan 2.21.00 (29.31-27.47-28.79-28.11-27.32)
with Goteki 2.18.27 (28.58p-26.87p-27.92-27.49-27.41)
BL
with Goteki 25.99
B1L
with Goteki 27.99

it's so far from Stephen 2.14 :o but it's early for the end of this TT

Read You Soon
CdRom

ps i made 25.99 but i don't see any light only i use br,br.br.br,ecc ecc..... :D i see only smoke in my eyes....grr :( where is the shortcut? ok ok it's a secret? do you reveal the tip in the end of this challenge? thank......but Asa and Mad-Ice scare me!!! ;)

ps2 a stop in practise because of familiar duties for three day is a disaster for a tt challenge...now i run a little...I hope to improve a little ;)

ps3 last edit in italy is at 23.58 o'clock..... ;)

il_NIK
2nd January 2007, 07:08 PM
OK!

This evening, whilst my girlfriend's "Desperate Housewife" watching, I'll be back on wipeout racing

alterego
2nd January 2007, 07:28 PM
Hi All.

....hoooooooraiii!!!!! big Nik!!! ;)

read your time soon.... ;)
CdRom

Mad-Ice
3rd January 2007, 01:13 PM
Yesterday Arnaud was away for almost half an hour so i took the opportuninty with Goteki45 on Vohl Square

my first times are:

RR: 2.15.13
LR: 0.26.38

So i showed Arnaud the light but couldn't beat his record. Here are my new times:

RR: 2.12.57 - 27.51, 26.59, 26.28, 26.18, 26.01
LR: 25.63

RR: 2.11.84 - 27.42, 25.71, 25.73, 25.97, 27.01
LR: 25.28

Lion
3rd January 2007, 01:35 PM
it's nearly 2am and my times are getting very inconsistent, but I love this track and I am going away tomorrow...

best I can manage on short notice is:
LR: 27.18 Goteki45
RR: 2:25.85 Goteki45

il_NIK
3rd January 2007, 02:15 PM
Here I am, mates!

first times on slow hands:

quirex
TT: 2,25,....
BL: 27,01

Puma 1
BL: 26,75
TT: somelike M.I.3 = thousands of brilliant explosion!

Auricom
TT: 2.18.78 : 27.72-27.84-27.96-26.68-28.58
BL: 25.75

step by step, i'm still training myself

Next days I'll post times with fast hands... :D

as soon as possible: historical pic of first italian W.I.P. encounter ... ;)

Asayyeah
3rd January 2007, 06:47 PM
Time for update and big competition TT multiplayer on that challenge with mate Mad-Ice : we made several funny & tensy races together changing from ship , Mad-Ice showed me the light with the fast Gott' 1945 and now i am at that point :
2.11.67 = 27.87 - 25.47 - 26.41 - 25.84 - 26.08
24.98

Previously i get Ag sys and did
2.13.94 = 28.05 - 26.88 - 26.59 - 26.08 - 26.34
25.03

non-official triakis new laptime : 24.37

rdmx
4th January 2007, 01:07 AM
It is early times yet but you'd be hard pressed to do a good time in this sort of weather in melbourne at the moment. What, 36 degrees celsius...:brickwall

Shortcut? where?

Nevertheless, I did a 2.21.18 in a Tigron.
BL: 26.05 in my fearless Goteki 45!

EDIT: Australian teenager tries again!
New TT time of 2:19.40 in the Tigron.

EDIT2: And Again!
New TT time of 2:19.24 in the Tigron.

alterego
4th January 2007, 07:33 AM
Hi All

I mean to ask where launch the boost and where to make the better BR....

because to know it he is substantial in order to survive in phantom on this track ;)

for now i launch the boost out of the second tunnel and make only a br on the first fracture/jump after the start....and i make 2.21.....sigh...where is the light/tip? :( :D

read you soon
CdRom

Mad-Ice
4th January 2007, 03:27 PM
Hi Alterego, hi all!

Asa and i are using three BRs per lap with Goteki45. First one after the first corner on the first fracturejump. The second one in the tunnel after hitting the two BPs on the left and the third BR after taking the speedboost on the second fracturejump into the hard curve to the left. You can always try to do a fourth BR directly after the second BR i just describe before, if you are having enough energy. I hope you are understanding me and that you will beat your records and not mine!!!!! Joking, good luck!

alterego
4th January 2007, 07:06 PM
Hi All.

Thank you mad ice for the tips i'm trying to apply them as soon as I have time to try again.

And now in order it makes you to laugh.... :D

Here the photos of the first encounter of italian contests wireless between the nik and alterego.

this photo catch the trio in contest from sx to dx: Denis, son of Alterego, the Nik and the old and large Alterego..... ;)

http://www.rigaweb.it/immagini/nik01.jpg

Alter has gained the session of contests and has adjudicated the nik's white psp….for joke.....ah ah ah !!!!

http://www.rigaweb.it/immagini/nik02.jpg

Read You Soon.
CdRom


edit by Lance: changed the pics from direct view to links. The two pics together are ten times the 50KB limit for direct view. Lovely pics though! Thanks!

lunar
5th January 2007, 01:12 AM
great photos, nice to put faces to the Italian team. :D

stin
5th January 2007, 02:38 PM
Absolutely brilliant stuff! Looks like you having a rare time there!

stevie:D :+

Asayyeah
5th January 2007, 05:13 PM
Thx for sharing this mate : those 2 pics are brilliant and like Lunar said it's cool to see your faces :D

MAd ( the thin) & me ( the large ;) ) will soon put on some pics too :)

il_NIK
6th January 2007, 02:39 PM
Thanks for your smile, mates :D

Alterego is a great boy, he drives fast everytime he run, not like me.

Just on Chengou I announced: "sorry Rom, but this is my favourite track, eh eh... :banzai "
Ready.......GO! and me.....started like a... turtle! = 6 secs over alterego's time.

The same one week ago with a friend of mine (he know wipeout on PS2 and he's really fast there), that I want to bring on the top of wiping pure: he's already on venom, but we meet and race together. Every time I win with 15-20 secs.
On chengou I adviced him: this is my track guy! Well...the only one race he beat me!!!

alterego
7th January 2007, 11:53 AM
Hi Asa,hi all



MAd ( the thin) & me ( the large ;) ) will soon put on some pics too :)

...mmmh i've an idea for a new team....ih ih ih

the Thin Team (Mad and Nik) and the Large Team (Me and Asa) :D ;)

....but the ship will be personalized about the weight...ah ah :D

Read You Soon
CdRom

Lance
7th January 2007, 08:14 PM
^briefly offtopic^
The leader and only member of the Scrawny Old Codgers Wipeout XL Qirex Team. {the guy in the middle} http://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g190/conchosequin/bmuserpicbbqgroupcrop2.jpg

No, I don't have the long hair right now, that was back in August 2006. Vital stat: 125 pounds/56.8 kilos (very good for piloting lightweight/low mass anti-gravity ships or racing motorcycles.

il_NIK
8th January 2007, 08:54 AM
:+ Great Lance, but ...
may you post a pic just a little bit larger?

So we can see ... something :D

Asayyeah
8th January 2007, 09:55 PM
...mmmh i've an idea for a new team....ih ih ih

the Thin Team (Mad and Nik) and the Large Team (Me and Asa)

....but the ship will be personalized about the weight...ah ah


LMAO i really have a great laugh on that one :nod
And i agree with you : we need the Fattie ship for our 'large team' :g : how can we spot our arse onto the cockpit from a light Assegai or Goteki ship !!


The leader and only member of the Scrawny Old Codgers Wipeout XL Qirex Team. {the guy in the middle} http://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g190/conchosequin/bmuserpicbbqgroupcrop2.jpg

No, I don't have the long hair right now, that was back in August 2006. Vital stat: 125 pounds/56.8 kilos (very good for piloting lightweight/low mass anti-gravity ships or racing motorcycles.

Sorry Lance but you are not allowed to race XL anymore :robot : you are totally in contradiction with your fav game : this is a Double S size for the pic & your vital stat.:g

i play XL & i wear XL size clothes ( ermm even :burger XXL :burger )


I don't forget the TT report but been busy after MAd-Ice quit home on sunday , preparing my interview i got today in Paris early in the morning which was the 2nd step for getting a new job , finally after going back to Le havre , they asked me to have a final rendez-vous to really be sure they wanted me so i took the train again and get that last appointment ( 7 hours spent into trains / tubes / buses today) : the result of this is positive , i am starting on wednesday morning for 4 months at Anthony's office : héhéh i will work with my famous Mate Anthony aka Sleh aka DAG !

So here's the quick report from TT challenge , i will add comments later eventually.

Vohl SquarePhantom---------------------- Sunday Report

6 wipers for that 1st challenge from 2007.
MAd Ice & me had a 2nd longer TT session before he went back to Holland.
This was the 1st time for me i haven't be able to beat my official score by a triakis !! i tied the racetime that's only i had ( haven't upgrade it into here but MadIce can confirm they ve been done into the last week :nod )

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 2.10.96 Goteki -- 2.10.96 Triakis
2* Mad-Ice : 2.11.84 Goteki -- 2.11.92 Triakis
3*Alterego : 2.18.27 Goteki
4* Il-Nik : 2.18.78 Auricom
5* Insertcoin : 2.19.24 Tigron
6* Lion : 2.25.85 Goteki

Laptime
1* Asayyeah : 24.11 Goteki -- 24.25 Triakis
2* Mad-Ice : 24.98 Goteki -- 24.88 Triakis
3* Il-Nik : 25.75 Auricom
4* Alterego : 25.99 Goteki
5* Insertcoin : 26.05 Goteki
6* Lion : 27.18 Goteki


the next challenge is starting now and ending sunday 14th of January midnight ermmm or monday evening ;)

Paris Hair Rapier -------------------------- WEEK 14

Lance
8th January 2007, 10:40 PM
On heavyweight ships, pilot size doesn't matter. A Qirex will never notice a difference of a hundred pounds. Or even 200 pounds!

----

il-NIK, there were more than 70 people in the original pic; none of them got enough pixels to keep a zoom-in from breaking up the pic.

lunar
8th January 2007, 11:42 PM
But this does explain why Arnaud`s AGS was bottoming out so much on kai last week - must have been the super-size portion at Burgerland ;)

Congratulations on your new job, Arnaud :+ Hope that goes well. I think you used to work with Antho before in your early 2097 days.

Awesome Vohl Squares from everyone, too.

alterego
9th January 2007, 08:33 AM
Hi Asa, hi all.


LMAO i really have a great laugh on that one :nod
And i agree with you : we need the Fattie ship for our 'large team' :g : how can we spot our arse onto the cockpit from a light Assegai or Goteki ship !!



:g Ah Ah Ah :D


we will make personalize the cabins of these light ships......:rolleyes: and in the new version of wipeout also it will appear beyond to livreries also dimensions.... S - M - L - XL and only for our team ......XXL :+ :g

Asa...
Good luck for the new job and as we say in Italy “in bocca al lupo” ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

il_NIK
9th January 2007, 11:25 AM
GOOD JOB ASAYYEAH :nod

New year, new ship. Like all of you (except insertcoin) I choose Goteki (bleah, it's really ugly) for the challenge, so we can race on the same ship with real confrontation.

men...at work!
:g

Asayyeah
9th January 2007, 04:57 PM
Thx guys :)

yes, Stephen , i ve worked with Anthony during 5 years , we were in the same insurance Companie : that should be a good moment during those next 4 months .

Talking about the last challenge , i found a real new way of improving laptime

the 1st one on the straight line right after the start
2nd on the 1st jump
3rd on the 2nd jump and get immediately a BR ( the 4th) after landing
5th on the 3rd jump ( before it i use turbo)
6th on the last mini jump and 7th on the last right bend there's a little bump on the right where you can get enough high to BR again

That 6th BR is very hard to get cause you can BR and don't have the boost, so i found a new way of getting : very differently :
Actually before that last jump you got a left bend , right?
and before it you got the choice to hit the left or right boostpad : choose the right one
the tip is to cut this bend a little to be able to land on the small platform ( left part of the jump ) : 1st benefit is : no bottoming out before the jump & also when landind after jumping from the platform. I discovered that having a good speed before that 'cut' may get you enough high to allow a BR on the platform ( the boost you get starts on the platform not in the air after the jump : this is the big difference): so you get the boost & the line to the finish is way too easy now.

héhéh Not yet Paris Hair lover here !!
Rita Linsley will be sad ;)

alterego
10th January 2007, 05:00 AM
Hi All.

ok! Paris Hair is too coloured for my eyes, but i start the challenge with Goteki as usual... :D

now i'm only on the BL with 29.71

Paris Hair it's so deceptive.... ;)

Read you soon
CdRom

TT
with Ag Sys 2.05.41 (31.34-31.56-30.94-31.57)
with Medievil 2.01.78 (31.37-30.09-29.85-30.47)
with Icaras 1.59.52 (30.67-29.28-29.28-30.29) !!! under 2 mins :D

BL
with goteki 29.71
with Icaras 29.28
with Medievil 29.10

B1L
with Ag sys 31.22
with Medievil 30.85
with Goteki 30.62
with Icaras 30.30

il_NIK
10th January 2007, 07:57 AM
Hi all,

sweet Paris, here I am...

I race your body wit my new Goteki, only with

BL :28.40 ghost uploaded on def's site ;)

TT: 1.58.59: 30.43 P - 28.94 - 29.50 - 29.72

Triakis BL 28.02

borell
10th January 2007, 10:11 PM
Hi Boys and Girls! :beer

Now I'm back at home after the holidays, hopefully enabling me to spend more time on wipeout. Just ended my first session on the track... :dizzy

Medievil: 2.02.00 (0.30.65 0.31.31 0.30.27 0.29.77)

---Update---
Icaras: 2.01.43 (0.31.03 0.29.87 0.30.55 0.29.98 ) BL 0.29.55

rdmx
10th January 2007, 10:44 PM
I absolutely retch at the sight of Paris Hair. :- Sorry Rita.
But nonetheless, I'll give it a go... later...

lunar
11th January 2007, 12:24 AM
:+ to Paris Hair from me, crazy and amazing art design, perhaps the best of the Omegas for this. I love the idea of the stars on the track surface, and the audio is great, especially the mocking laughter. In terms of track design it`s brilliant too - if it was a city centre track it would be the the track Citta Nuova should have been, if that wasn`t such a disaster. Paris Hair has really interesting corners - particularly the gutsy tight one before the jump that requires you to time it as close as you dare, and the first two long left handers that are quite deceptive, in that you have to hit the apex very deep, and are very similar to the long left at the bottom of the hill on Modesto.

anyway enough about that, I brought out the Burgertown ship for my run on this challenge and my times are:

Turboweevil: 1.58.23/28.58

il_NIK
11th January 2007, 01:11 PM
:+ to Paris Hair from me, crazy and amazing art design, perhaps the best of the Omegas for this. I love the idea of the stars on the track surface, and the audio is great... Paris Hair has really interesting corners...

I'm agree with you. Paris is an undervalued track.Just one week ago I hate this track like many others, but forced to race it by the challenge, I'd learn to love it. There are several tails of track that are hard to race. First the central boostpad after the startline combined with the left bend and the consequential boost before the little hill. This is one of the key-moment. I race this tail of track in several various ways: I think there isn't the right way.
curved strictly on the right or large on the left with the "S" curve like in Città Nuova. I know that the more difficult part of this track is after jumpline

il_NIK
12th January 2007, 11:22 AM
A question to AZAY:

How do you race your record TT with Triakis on Paris? Any BR? How? Where?

Hi Master :cowboy

Asayyeah
13th January 2007, 12:30 PM
Hi everyone :)

Nicola i am racing Paris with 2BR the 1st one near the start, top of the hill, and 2nd at the jump , using turbo right after the split ( going on the right side ). I am not particularly convinced by my technique on Paris as a matter of fact i saw you did an impressive triakis laptime : congrats mate : did you do something different?

Sorry not being present here for giving my score but here's my duty atm :

Ag SYS
30.04 - 29.73 - 29.35 - 29.48 = 1.58.60
28.68

Bloody hell i must admit you kick my arse for only 1 hundredth :mr-t , that's not nice :naughty , you will pay for this in MArch at Dam's convention :banzai
:p

il_NIK
13th January 2007, 01:33 PM
Nicola i am racing Paris with 2BR the 1st one near the start, top of the hill, and 2nd at the jump , using turbo right after the split ( going on the right side ). I am not particularly convinced by my technique on Paris as a matter of fact i saw you did an impressive triakis laptime : congrats mate : did you do something different?
(...)
Bloody hell i must admit you kick my arse for only 1 hundredth :mr-t , that's not nice :naughty , you will pay for this in MArch at Dam's convention :banzai
:p

Yes, Arnaud, I pay attention to do not the BR on the first little hill, I think this isn't a good BR for the laptime, then I give the turbo on the last rectilinear tail of the track before last grat hill.
You always run great TT!!! Yes, I "kicked your arse" but with great difficult.
I love BL.
See you at Dam's convention ;)

Mad-Ice
13th January 2007, 04:52 PM
Here's Mad-Ice

Finally found some spare time to do TT. It's unbelievable close racing here:

My times:
RR: 1.58.69 - 30.46, 29.42, 28.89, 29.92
LR: 0.28.73
RR: 1.57.29 - 29.69, 29.24, 29.50, 28.86
LR: 0.28.08
Goteki45

Unofficial Triakis times:
RR: 1.55.56 - 29.04, 29.04, 29.08, 28.40 (what a close race this was with ghost)
RR: 1.54.48 - 29.22, 28.24, 28.27, 28.75
LR: 0.27.57

il_NIK
13th January 2007, 09:31 PM
EH EH EH EH ARNAUD..... :p THIS IS THE THIRD TIME I KICK YOU BY A PIXEL!
(BUT MILLIONS ONE YOU'D KICK ME BY MINUTES... :g )

...then MAD-ICE kick everything is moving! :g

Asayyeah
15th January 2007, 11:34 AM
Paris Hair Rapier -------------------------- Monday Report


6 fellow Pilots took part on that sweet challenge. Paris Hair, hmmm :rolleyes: weird track in term of design but really hard & tricky parts. Not sure Ag was the wise choice to race on that one. Anyway :D here's the result :

Racetime
1* Mad-Ice : 1.57.29 Goteki 45 -- 1.54.48 Triakis
2* Lunar : 1.58.23 Turboweevil
3* Il NiK : 1.58.59 Goteki 45
4* Asayyeah : 1.58.60 Ag Sys
5*Alterego : 1.59.52 Icaras
6* Borell : 2.01.43 Icaras

Laptime
1* Mad Ice : 28.08 Goteki 45 -- 27.57 Triakis
2* Il Nik : 28.40 Goteki
3* Lunar : 28.58 Turboweevil
4* Asayyeah : 28.68 Ag Sys
5* Alterego : 29.10 Medievil
6* Borell : 29.55 Icaras

the next challenge is starting now and ending Monday 21st of January midday

Sebenco Climb Phantom -------------------------- WEEK 15

alterego
15th January 2007, 12:10 PM
Hi All.

.....aaaah! Me and My double results :g :nod now fifth....ehi! :dizzy

Paris Hair it's so deceptive and now is the time of Sebenco Climb...high and low...like a rage sea...mmmmh:rolleyes: but...better then Peak......pfiuuu:redface:

Read You soon....

CdRom

borell
15th January 2007, 06:40 PM
Good racing on Paris Hair, guys! :clap I did not come close to the fight, but I'm happy for the progress I had during my second session.

I know there have been discussions concerning processor speeds, but I did not find an answer (quick enough) to the following: What restriction, if any, is there on processor speed?

Happy climbing! :D

lunar
15th January 2007, 07:35 PM
I believe we have an unofficial gentleman`s agreement that it`s ok to compete for times at 266mhz, because this is a speed provided in an official Sony firmware upgrade (firmware 3.0 and higher), but 333mhz times should not be entered. This is entirely unofficial though. None of us in this challenge were racing on higher than 266. :)

btw congrats to the Mad-man for a really clean TT. :rock

Asayyeah
15th January 2007, 08:31 PM
i agree with Lunar, no 333 allowed

Ag Sys
2.18.34 = 28.13 - 27.84 - 28.47 - 27.16 - 26.74
26.27
26.02

Tigron
2.16.48 = 28.27 - 26.88 - 27.10 - 27.42 - 26.81

Assegai
2.16.06 = 27.53 - 27.07 - 26.87 - 27.40 - 27.19
2.15.98 = 27.98 - 27.11 - 26.86 - 26.75 - 27.28

27.43 - 26.82 - 26.26 - ... 28.07 ....30.07

2.15.03 = 27.49 - 26.74 - 27.03 - 26.42 - 27.15

alterego
15th January 2007, 08:33 PM
Hi All.

ok!8)

i start with bl on icaras:28.00....:naughty no good.... :-

i use the boost in the tunnel then br in the air and it is the only br i make...i see the simple possibility of four br in this track but i don't think they are very useful.... :?

read you soon
CdRom

BL
with 123klan 26.59
with Icaras 27.21
with Goteki 27.26
with Puma1 27.45

B1L
with Puma1 28.82
with Icaras 27.84
with Klor 28.35p
with Goteki 27.79

TT
with Icaras 2.21.14 (28.21p-27.97-28.19-28.14-28.63p) no no no:mad: grrrr
with 123Klan 2.20.33 (28.48-27.85-28.21-27.62-28.17) ...double mmmh...:( :(
with Goteki 2.18.85 (28.80-27.89-27.21-27.39-27.56 )....ehm ehm....another little step..... ;)

Asayyeah
15th January 2007, 08:40 PM
Here's a tip in case of ... i get the turbo weapon after the long descending straight line, more exactly when the track starts goes up on that right bend : get a BR into the air and you can land near the mini jump after the chicanes.
You should also multi-tap on nose down, this is a good thing to avoid the extreme floatiness of that track.

il_NIK
16th January 2007, 09:19 AM
Nose-down, 333, what are these?

Ok, I know what's a nose-down while racing, but I've not the ability to do it. :frown:

But, 333? :?

Are there someone cracking PSP? :cold :frown: :mad: :bomb

About Sebenco: this is not a friendly track with me, BL 28.23 goteki

Mad-Ice
16th January 2007, 09:52 AM
Thanks il NIk and Lunar for my new name!!!

The really clean TT Terminator, lol :g
I will post some times later on.

Here's Goteki45 racetime:
2.17.83 - 27.58, 27.03, 27.82, 27.36, 28.04
LR: 0.26.41
RR: 2.16.74 - 27.98, 27.76, 26.41, 26.96, 27.63

Here's Glueteki45
RR: 2.15.83 - 27.74, 26.88, 27.30, 27.08, 26.83

Last edited by Mad-Ice : Yesterday at 10:26 PM. Reason: Teasing Asa with my new times!!
Last edited by Asayyeah : Yesterday at 11:58 PM. Reason: Gnarf Gnarf :P
Mmmm, i can see you took the bait, lol! Amazing lap there Asa, respect!

Unofficial Triakis:
RR: 2.14.31
LR: 0.25.87

lunar
16th January 2007, 10:41 AM
I think it`s more useful than ever to have a ship with good acceleration on this track, for picking up out of all those slow corners. But I think Goteki is just too floaty, meaning it gets too much height, and too unstable to be totally effective on Sebenco Climb, unless you can use it to get the BR at the top of the big downhill. But maybe the other ships can do this too. G45 is probably the second fastest ship on a lot of tracks, but I think the more stable AGS and Assegai ships could be a better choice than G45 here, but I could be wrong. And then Goteki has a lot of BRs in the tank.... hmmm. I`m not going to race with the Weevil - he only comes out for Omega tracks. ;)

borell
16th January 2007, 11:40 AM
Thanks for the answers. :+ I stayed on 222 earlier to be sure... 266 here I come! :robot

il_NIK
16th January 2007, 11:49 AM
AAAARGHHHHH :brickwall

...it's much time I don't upgrade my psp, I'm still at 2.80 or similar, it's from 266 that we have more speed...or what?

Is there someone can teach me?

lunar
16th January 2007, 12:30 PM
Don`t expect amazing things when you upgrade to 3.0X. The only tracks I`m fairly sure are faster on 3.0X are Sagarmatha and Manor Top, which always had a bad framerate and were stuttery. On these I beat my old vector and venom ghosts easily, without playing particularly well. My ship was just faster on 3.01/266. I got a 20.8 phantom lap of Sagarmatha, with a wall hit and a couple of missed speed pads!

But I haven`t seen any difference on other tracks, though I haven`t played my usual amount since upgrading. On most tracks, easily the majority of them, I`m sure there is really no measurable difference in TT. But you might as well upgrade and see what you think. :)

borell
16th January 2007, 12:31 PM
I have experienced some lagging from time to time in 222, especially in the phantom class. So, stepping up to 266 is nice.

I believe that the control response is better when using higher processor speeds, and this makes the racing easier (and faster times). Does the actual speed (of the ship?) increase as well?

il_NIK, nowadays there is a 2.80 -> 2.71 downgrader, and from there you can get to 1.50. No version above 2.80 can be downgraded yet. From 1.50 you can choose to run devhook or to flash any of the special/open edition firmwares. In both cases you can choose processor speeds yourself with the help of additional modules. In the more recent open edition firmwares this can also be achieved without additional modules.

lunar
16th January 2007, 12:40 PM
Though speed differences seem rare to me on 3.0x, I agree about the smoothness. Multiplayer especially seems much smoother when everyone is on 3.0x firmware. Since it came out, we have had many more smooth races on kai with more than 4 players.

il_NIK
16th January 2007, 12:45 PM
Thanks Lunar and thanks Borrell.

This evening I will upgrade my psp. Downgrade, no thanks, but thank you for your more info Borell

:+

Asayyeah
16th January 2007, 09:10 PM
i second what said Stephen and tested it with my 2 psp : one with 3.02 FW = 28.9 sec on Citta TT , 2nd with DH at 333 = a low 27... :sonar
my former record at 222 ( FW 2.0) = 29.4
I don't test it on each track, only with Citta i think this test shows an evidence : 333 is faster & smoother but this is not an official FW from Sony so for this challenge and idem for the WZ tables no 333 allowed.


Last edited by Mad-Ice : Yesterday at 11:26 PM. Reason: Teasing Asa with my new times!!
grrrrr got 1 spare hour now and will :mr-t yer arse :banzai
...
( 5 free run laps later AG sys's honor saved :D )
needed 41 more to get a very close laptime from my triakis

borell
19th January 2007, 08:04 PM
Man, this is difficult! At first I was very frustrated with slow races. With practice I got faster, and got some better lap times as I got used to the track. The next problem, and still a big problem, is consistency in lap times.

Today I changed strategy a little, and managed to lower my race time immediately. Alas, the deviation among the lap times is still way too high...

Here we go:

AG Sys: 2.23.03 ( 0.29.36 0.26.89 0.29.65 0.28.25 0.28.88 )

Update, with less deviation:

AG Sys: 2.20.78 ( 0.28.20 0.28.29 0.28.03 0.28.57 0.27.69 )

Did not come further than this:

AG Sys: 2.20.58 ( 0.28.58 0.27.91 0.27.93 0.27.78 0.28.38 )

Mad-Ice
20th January 2007, 05:20 PM
Hi Borell,

Yes this is a very difficult track indeed. However your times are getting more consistent, keep up the good work!!

PS: Are you interested in the Euro convention? Please let us know in the Euro convention thread.

Greetings.

lunar
20th January 2007, 05:38 PM
OMFG this track is a b*stard at Phantom! My tips for this track would be: keep the nose down at all times, and never hit the speed pad on the right in the tunnel. If I hit this the ship becomes unstable and I`m doomed to disaster at some point in the next five seconds. I really should hate this track for the same reasons as Citta Nuova, but it`s just so mad, and turboing at the narrow straight after the tunnel just can`t get boring. Anyone who thinks Pure has no "floatiness" should enter this challenge. :bat

I need about 5 different ways to take each corner, because you never know exactly how you`re going to end up, and have to decide in about .001 of a second which method to use for the next bit. I was really surprised at AGS lack of performance on here, and that Goteki is good despite being super-floaty, which I thought would cause problems. Well, it does, and it`s very easy to lose a great run because she suddenly decides to roll on her back or head for Sol2......

anyway times:

Goteki 45 2.16.40/26.46

update:

AGS 2.15.50 (27.55/27.50/26.81/26.78/26.86)

best lap: 26.44

Asayyeah
21st January 2007, 10:33 PM
Sebenco Climb Phantom ------------------------ Monday Report


6 fellow challengers raced on that sweet track, seb climb, where floatiness is damn real. The top 4 pilots used different ships : a symbol of each ship have their ' chance ' if we exclude the Big T , of course. I am pretty sure we didn't get the top of that track in term of racetime : easy sub 2.10.00 with big T and 2.10.00 for non triakis for 5 perfect lap and the good way where to get turbo... well ... we will see in future with TT Challenge Season 2 ' the return ' but we are only at episode 16 from 28 original :sonar

Here's the result matesparty :

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 2.15.03 Assegai
2* Lunar : 2.15.50 Ag SyS
3* Mad-Ice : 2.15.83 Goteki 45 -- 2.14.31 Triakis
4* Alterego : 2.18.85 Goteki 45
5* Borell : 2.20.58 Ag SyS

Laptime
1* Asayyeah: 26.02 Ag SyS
2* Mad Ice : 26.41 -- 25.87 Triakis
3* Lunar : 26.44 Ag SyS
4* Alterego : 26.59 - 123 Klan
5* Borell : 26.89 Ag SyS
6* Il Nik : 28.23 Goteki 45

Sweet challenge huh?? :cowboy
Thx for racing guys but that track i wanted :banzai

the next challenge is starting now and ending Sunday 28th of January midnight

Anulpha Pass rapier -------------------------- WEEK 16

alterego
22nd January 2007, 12:39 PM
Hi All.

....mmmh...Anulpha....Rapier....pure velocity,less agility ;) ....mmmh

I love 123klan on this track....and i start with this ship,after a few run i made this:
TT
With 123Klan 1.42.41 (26.17p-25.50p-24.99p-25.75)
With Piranha 1.42.61 (26.44p-25.23p-25.09-25.85)
With Icaras 1.41.00 (26.26p-24.85p-24.98-24.91p) :D

i think that piranha is another good choice for this track....and Icaras!!! :D

BL
with Piranha 24.64
with 123klan 24.99
with Icaras 24.64

B1L
with Icaras 25.77

Sensei Asa and the other masters (Mad and Lunar) from you I waited for to see things from the other universe….eh eh eh :D ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

@Lunar.....you're are right as usual......on the right side it's better....ih ih ih ;)
@Asa ....it are close to you just a little is an honor for me! :)

@Rom : WOW respect !!! : The 'Feed me' Ship is coming back : Moreover we know you & me what food important is :cake :burger :pizza

@Asa ...but after 'feed me' very well! I have preferred to go up on Icaras…ih ih ih

Mad-Ice
22nd January 2007, 02:41 PM
Not so nice huh Asa and Lunar to beat a sick man who had to go to bed early to get a good night sleep!!!:naughty And on top of that two minutes before and even four minutes after the deadline :cold

LOL: No serious guys real nice times congratulations to you!!!:clap It was really close racing beating eachothers times constantly :o And now on to the next, i can see Alterego is anxious to see our times, btw you have already got some good times there!! Are you going ontop the small bridge and then taking three speedpads and immediatly jump off the get the barrel roll?

Ok good luck everyone!!!

Here's Icaras;
RR: 1.41.41 - 26.13, 25.02, 25.25, 25.01
LR: 0.24.68
RR: 1.39.75 - 25.73, 24.63, 24.85, 24.54
LR: 0.24.23

Unofficial Triakis;
RR: 1.39.66 - 25.86, 24.71, 24.57, 24.52
LR: 0.24.30

It is so cool to see other ships being better on some tracks than the dominating Big Triakis ship. The first time i felt this, was; when i was not able to beat my race record with Triakis on Vohl Square, this track is just screaming for Goteki45!!!!

alterego
22nd January 2007, 02:56 PM
Hi Mad-Ice, hi all.

Tnx for the Tip Mad-Master.... :D

I have seen the possibility to only take three of the four BP and to exit from the shortcut in order to make br and then launch the boost just before the startline.

however I have made the time with 123klan covering all the shortcut and making br on the end….I must still take the correct time for the anticipated br after three bp. ehm ehm ;)

Read You soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
22nd January 2007, 05:33 PM
see my post above : i ve updated the last TT result :)

Sorry Matt' to steal you the pole on extrem limit lol i abuse of you being sick but i must confess that i took control of Stin's pc to successfully re install DWL after that shitty XP bug : spent lots of time on it and only get 1 pity hour to finish that challenge :p

Back-on-track : Congrats Rom this is truly great 1st time entered :clap

Here's my current result with

Ag SyS :
26.79 (P) - 25.35 (P) - 26.16 - 25.55 (P) = 1.43.85
27.63 - 25.26 - 25.14 (P) - 25.55 (P) = 1.43.58
26.30 (P) - 25.11 - 25.31 - 24.94 (P) = 1.41.66

24.95
24.94
24.89
24.66

I am using turbo at the end of the first left bend after the start, i try to get the 3 BP in diagonal then 'normal' line till the upper section where i am taking all the 4 BP and get a BR ( 50% of time) at the end of the jump .

3 perfect laps done for me and still not beaten you : Rom , your scores rock mate :guitar
(...)
1.42.00 possible with AG ?
(...)
yeah very possible :o ( 50% BR succeeded)
(...)
good luck with this lap héhéhé
(...)
Which lap ???

Assegai

24.35
25.69 - 24.85 - 25.43 - 24.87 = 1.40.84
Sweet 1st lap huh? :sonar
No BR at lap 3 :(

Out of challenge :
Big T
25.85 - 24.43 - 24.85 - 24.55 = 1.39.68
24.11

Into the challenge

Zone
25.96 - 24.75 - 24.35 - 24.33 = 1.39.39
24.17

lunar
22nd January 2007, 06:41 PM
Thanks for last week`s challenge - it was scary and :rock. Racing against you chaps is a privilege.:beer Having said that, I have been desperately trying to win a challenge with El`s ship, so that I could write "Kiss my Assegai" in the reason for editing field. And now Asa has only gone and done it, so we`ll have to kiss his Assegoodbye instead, dammit. ;)

I had officially given up on Saturday night, but decided to have the fatal "one last go" on Sunday evening. It didn`t take long for AG to do the business, so I opened the wine and was just on the second glass when Asa reported in with his awesome Assegai time. Congrats to you, Arnaud, but Mad-Ice pushed us to do it. In Goteki that was an awesome time. Far be it from me to quote myself, the Assayator could be watching with his mod-hat on, but if somebody would like to quote post #317 I think my predictions were correct. ;)

About Anulpha, I don`t think dropping off the high route early is a great move in TT, as you lose the speed pad benefits, which is fast if you get them all, and the landing is much harder when you drop off early, costing you more speed, than going off the end. We have recently learned the dangers of too much air and hard landings in TT. So I believe it`s best to take all of the BPs on the top route, and you can get the BR off the end anyway, and it can be done all of the time with practice.

Here`s my tip, (this is only for Alter Ego and must not read by Asa or Mad-Ice, turn away your eyes lads): if you go to the right side of the track just before you drop off the end of the shortcut you have much more chance of making the BR work. Pitching up doesn`t really help much I think, you have to be going fast from the BPs and go to the right, with the BR just before you go off the end. It seemed to work for me anyway.

Ok Asa and Mad you may look again now, nothing to see here 8)

Asayyeah
22nd January 2007, 07:30 PM
Like for your post N°317 i am watching carefully what you are saying Stephen, you said possibly Assegai , i get my chance on it, you said go on the right side on upper section to BR easily, i did it this time at 100% and i stole 123 Klan from the pole :p

alterego
22nd January 2007, 07:47 PM
Hi Asa,hi all.

....but Piranha stole AGS from the pole...ih ih ih ;)

Read you soon.
CdRom

Asayyeah
22nd January 2007, 07:49 PM
Lol : you sure with the lap? :p

alterego
22nd January 2007, 07:52 PM
Hi Asa, hi all.

....aaaargh! :o

okkei okkei calm down....inflate....deflate....inflate....deflate

:D

read you soon
CdRom

il_NIK
22nd January 2007, 09:03 PM
Wow...what some laps I see!

So... I'm so sad that my grand father tells me: Nik, I give you my ship for your laps. It was a glorious and large ship, and a little of paint, some patches on the right place and a good drive can cause to you a good position.

Ok man, I told him. and Auricom came with me.

Now, first laps:

BL: 25.01 (with Lunar's jumpin' BR)
BL: 24.89 (without the lunars's one)
BL: 24.79 (with)

Piranha: BL 24.76

...catching the double pads before the shortcut...:banzai

alterego
22nd January 2007, 09:30 PM
Hi Nik, hi all.

Wow!!! you're entered the challenge with a great bl!!! ;)

I'm very happy to see your black pixels on the screen! :D

Read you Soon!
CdRom

Hi All.

Asa....don't see my new lap time......ih ih ih :D

read you soon with your new record! (for sure!)
CdRom

ps Good night to all...i go to bed....i'm very happy to meet all of you at Dam next march! :)

Asayyeah
22nd January 2007, 09:46 PM
my new lap time
:robot :blarg :robot

;)

Tomahawk
23rd January 2007, 12:27 PM
So it's Anulpha Pass Rapier this week - one of my most loved tracks that is! :nod

I think I'll be able to get me a few hours to spare on that challenge this week. So here I am, starting off with Piranha:

0.26.85
0.25.33
0.25.35
0.24.96 (P) = 1.42.49

Best lap time - also done with Piranha, but in Free Play: 0.24.73

I'm still scraping along the walls a little too often. Not even one perfect lap in my racetime. Gotta put some work into that, but I'm pretty happy with my bl. :g

EDIT:
Thanks Asa :). I've updated my best race time with Piranha. I also had a few runs in my Icaras:

0.26.71
0.25.21 (P)
0.25.55 (P)
0.24.92 = 1.42.39

Best lap time - done in Free Play: 0.24.89

Asayyeah
23rd January 2007, 05:05 PM
I must say every week the TT challenge is becoming tougher between us : that's great.
I'll get a new ship today let's see how Assegai may do the job ;)

Btw Rob, your scores are good you can make a post for them ?

@Tom : for a 1st lap entered , what a lap mate :clap

stin
24th January 2007, 05:56 PM
Ok, here is my scores atm,

Goteki45

1:45:71

BL 25.41

stevie:)

infoxicated
24th January 2007, 08:05 PM
Lap: 25:84
Race:1:45:74

borell
24th January 2007, 08:26 PM
Hi all, some incredible times you've got! I just finished my first session on the track:

Icaras: 1.42.71 ( 0.26.65 0.25.60 0.25.01 0.25.45 ) B1L 0.26.08

Session 2

Icaras: 1.41.63 ( 0.26.56 0.24.96 0.24.96 0.25.15 ) B1L 0.25.78

alterego
26th January 2007, 06:54 AM
Hi All.

Mad-Ice and Asa are simply the aliens. :cold :D :+

They make these times from fable with such lightness and simplicity........ :o

when I'm hard working for hours in order to make my time!!! :bomb :frown:

I have many excusing: the family, the job, the hobbies, but this does not change the situation ..... :mad:

Good work mates!:+ :D

Read You Soon!
CdRom

Asayyeah
28th January 2007, 10:04 PM
Anulpha Pass rapier --------------------------------- Sunday Report

8 fellow pilots on that sweet anulpha rapier, with that thin upper section : tricky is the word.
Hope everyone enjoyed it.:banzai
Here's the result of the week :

Racetime
1*Asayyeah : 1.39.39 zone -- 1.39.68 triakis
2*Mad-Ice : 1.39.75 Icaras -- 1.39.66 triakis
3*Alterego : 1.41.00 Icaras
4*Borell : 1.41.63 Icaras
5*Tomahawk : 1.42.96 icaras
6*Stin : 1.45.71 Got45
7*Infoxicated : 1.45.74 Icaras

Laptime
1*Asayyeah : 24.17 zone -- 24.11 triakis
2*Mad-Ice : 24.23 Icaras -- 24.30 triakis
3*Alterego : 24.64 Icaras & piranha
4*Tomahawk : 24.73 piranha
5*Il-NiK : 24.76 Piranha
6*Borell :24.96 Icaras
7*Stin : 25.41 Goteki 45
8*Infoxicated : 1.46.58 Icaras (actually 25.84 - I know I'm slow, but I'm not that slow!)


Thx everyone for racing intensively that cool challenge, i had a great start with matey Alterego then when MadIce get out from the wood with a fast ship, i needed to get a chance to zone ship to make its come-back on scene :)

Congrats everyone for their results and get some energy for next week with our new TT challenge starting from tonight till sunday 4th of february midnight.
Keep up the good practising, pilots:rock

Sinucit Phantom------------------------------ WEEK 17

alterego
29th January 2007, 09:57 AM
Hi All.

well! my usual double result! ;)

now is double third behind the aliens… perhaps I am a 'men in black' to their eternal pursuit ..... eh eh eh :D

and the new challenge is in Sinucit......sinucit/sinusitis.....the more feared disease from expert divers like me.....I will drown :D

Read You Soon
CdRom

TT
with 123klan 2.53.26
with Goteki 2.49.86 (34.37-33.30-34.04-33.75-34.40) bad, bad, too bad :( i have no feeling with this track ! (and i have no time to run this week grrr :( )
BL
with 123klan 33.13
B1L
with 123klan 34.76
with Goteki 34.37

Asayyeah
29th January 2007, 09:59 PM
I've heard about people claiming :' it's not Sinucit : it's Sinu-**** '
I strongly disagree with that.

Ive been working a lot with Del stepho a year ago on that wonderful track, can't believe the raindrops are so nice to watch ( in a way , you won't have too much time to count the raindrops onto your pspscreen, especially in phantom :D )

Here's Ag SyS warmup :

33.98 - 32.32 - 33.42 - 32.86 - 32.89 = 2.45.47

i am using turbos on the jump at the end , i BR into the air, sideshift left hardly to get the boost pad while the track spilts in 2 ( i go on left side), on the next left bend , i sideshift leftand if it's well done i can hit the left double BP with maintening a high speed, sideshift right for the next right bend , straight line in the middle of the track, no SShift on right bend, try to get your ship over 700 while turning as soft as you can, then the split ( i go on right side) i am trying to get the more inside as i can into the long right curve, hit the BP in the middle don't forget it, then sideshift right ( difficult) to get the BP on the left ( this is important to be over 800 immediately after the BP) before entering the right quite-long spiral : start it from the outside and side shift right when you are at the 'rope' ( hope it's the good word) : you should be able to go out from the spiral nearly at 580/ 600 ( speed before the double BP) after the semi-long straight line, try to maintain the speed as much as you can in this long & tricky left curve before the finishing chicanes : the key is = come into it from the outside and then sideshift violently on left , the 2nd left SShift will be used to hit one of the 2 BP in parallel then if your line is not too bad, i advice you to get your turbo into the chicane as soon as possible , BR into the air and the lap is finished

adding scores...
Piranha : 31.87
Goteki 45 : 31.58
34.21 - 32.05 - 32.33 - 32.51 - 31.58 = 2.42.68

Non official : Big T
33.89 - 32.15 - 31.74 - 31.19 - 32.19 = 2.41.16
33.50 - 32.21 - 31.06 - 32.33 - 31.60 = 2.40.70
30.80 (free laps)
...
33.23 - 30.55 :o - 32.00 - 33.39 - 31.98 = 2.41.15 grrrr
It's not the first time that happend today , i beat my former 30.80 by doing 30.79 into a TT race where i felt miserably at the end of the 2 last laps
best L1 = 32.51
33.55 - 31.46 - 31.86 - 31.96 - 31.23 = 2.40.06
33.09 - 31.84 - 31.25 - 31.97 - 31.12 = 2.39.27

alterego
30th January 2007, 07:09 AM
Hi Asa, hi all.

Thanks for the suggestions on the management of the turn, I will sure use them in the next sessions of tests....:hyper :sonar

Sinucit is a track on which I have turned little in general terms, moreover is within the game Pure also much long one.

The TT in phantom is literally massacring ...... but not for this 'jet the sponge'….therefore i'm sure that, step by step, I will lower my times with much training...... :hyper :sonar 8)

Read You Soon
CdRom

il_NIK
30th January 2007, 07:49 AM
Here my first and probabily last times this week:

Goteki45:

TT:2.45.29 = 33.73 - 32.88 - 32.24 - 32.29 - 34.15 (horrible damned last lap)

BL: 31.93


I choose the left side (may be the only one to do so) and I love SinuCIT too ;)

Asayyeah
30th January 2007, 06:29 PM
Sweet lap NiKo 8)

il_NIK
30th January 2007, 08:12 PM
Thanks Sensei :banzai

borell
30th January 2007, 08:37 PM
Hi all! New week, new challenge... I agree with Alterego, that Phantom TT is sweaty and this is one of the tracks I yet have to figure out. :)

Had a session yesterday, but lap times were very unstable (and still is, to some extent). Had my best races with the Cardracer. Today I could lower yesterdays time by two seconds, and almost two more upon switching to the AG-Sys.

Cardracer: 2.54.98 ( 0.35.54 0.35.64 0.34.63 0.34.48 0.34.69 )

AG-Sys: 0.2.53.07 ( 0.35.35 0.34.79 0.33.89 0.35.66 0.33.38 )

Damn that fourth lap! :mad: As you can see, none of them are clean runs.

Asayyeah & il_NIK, amazing times!! Alterego, your turn... :p

-----
I thought that maybe I would understand this track eventually, and maybe I could offer some competition to some of you. Sorry, but this has so far not happened. Screw this track. :turd :mad:

AG-Sys: 2.51.70 ( 0.35.70 0.34.08 0.33.90 0.33.40 0.34.62 ) BL 0.33.22 B1L 0.34.89

See you on the next challenge. Vector?!

Mad-Ice
31st January 2007, 02:49 PM
So, I finally had my first session today! MMmmm, tricky track, indeed, it is!!! :bat I had a one hour session with Icaras. This track looks not so difficult at first sight, but to maintain your speed optimal and making consistant laptimes, that is the trick here. :nod

RR: 2.46.63 = 33.66, 33.16, 33.49, 33.89, 32.46

One hour more with Goteki45 on this amazing difficult but interesting challenging track!

RR: 2.44.26 = 33.65, 32.72, 32.85, 32.68, 32.36
LR: 0.32.16
RR: 2.43.24 = 33.34, 32.79, 32.12, 32.66, 32.33
LR: 0.32.12

Unofficial Triakis
RR: 2.39.86 = 33.18, 32.00, 31.58, 31.73, 31.37
LR: 0.31.04

@il NIK; I take the left side too.

stin
31st January 2007, 04:49 PM
Here is my scores this week but I`m have my severe headaches!

35.00, 34.03, 33.85, 34.36, 34.72= 2.51.96

BL 33.47

stevie:)

Del Stepho
3rd February 2007, 08:00 PM
Hi all, Arnaud asked me to take part in the chall Sinucit, then here are my times with Goteki :

RR : 2.44.17 ( 34.36 / 32.72 / 32.64 / 31.96 / 32.49 )
RL :31.96

I stop here, /!\ battery empty /!\ ^^

Ciao ! :D

Asayyeah
4th February 2007, 12:37 PM
For a 1st quick shot it isn't a bad one Del :+
I asked him to join us when i saw his new updates into WZ records : few of them are really scary :o like vineta 19.32 , or sub 24 on my precious blue ridge and also 30.87 on Sinucit...
Congrats mate, your big T rocks

Tomahawk
4th February 2007, 01:56 PM
I've never been that good on Sinucit and I still have a lot to learn to be able to keep up with you TT-legends on phantom class. So here's my times with Goteki:

0.36.79
0.33.50
0.33.60
0.33.25
0.33.51 = 2.50.65

Best lap: 0.33.06
Best first lap: 0.34.86

Judging by my best first lap I'd say I should be able to improve my times a lot... Now if I only had the time to get some more practice...:frown:

Asayyeah
4th February 2007, 09:27 PM
I am going to make the report tomorrow afternoon after job, feel free to enter scores till that moment.

Next Challenge starting now is in Flash class but hey! that's my precious track : Blue Ridge :hyper

If it was only me i will put that one on phantom but not sure many challengers hé ;)

Asayyeah
5th February 2007, 05:00 PM
Sinucit Phantom-- ---------------------------- Monday Report


8 fellow pilots on this phantom track. Congrats to everyone :) , hope you had a good time finding the best line possible. :)
Sinucit is one of my fav track from the early beginning alterning easy straight line, long curves & also tricky chicane : sweet track ! especially on Kai with some glorious moment of laughing when sideshifting mates into the big hole:banzai
When you race it at first, it seems not to be a hard track but after practising it a lot , you can see all the work needed to acheive a real great score.

Talking about scores Here's the result for this week :

Racetime
1*Asayyeah : 2.42.68 Goteki 45 -- 2.39.27 triakis
2*Mad-Ice : 2.43.24goteki 45 -- 2.39.86 triakis
3*Del Stepho : 2.44.17 goteki 45
4*Il NiK : 2.45.29 goteki 45
5*Alterego : 2.49.86 - 123Klan
6*Tomahawk : 2.50.65 goteki 45
7*Borell : 2.51.70 Ag SyS
8*Stin : 2.51.96 Auricom

Laptime
1*Asayyeah : 31.58 goteki 45 -- 30.55 triakis
2*Il NiK : 31.93 goteki 45
3*Del stepho : 31.96 goteki 45 -- 30.88 triakis
4*Mad-Ice : 32.12 Goteki 45 -- 31.04 triakis
5*Tomahawk : 33.06 goteki 45
6*Alterego : 33.13 - 123Klan
7*Borell : 33.22 - Ag SyS
8*Stin : 33.47 - Auricom

No double this time for you alter ;)
Now it's time to relax ourselves on a coool flash track :hyper ooooh :hyper that's my most fav one !! what a surprise ;)
challenge starting now till sunday 11 february midnight.


Blue Ridge flash ---------------------------------------------------- WEEK 18

il_NIK
5th February 2007, 06:46 PM
Hi, on Blue Ridge

BL at first:33.13

with.............Van-Uber!!! Yes, first time I use it. It's good here I think

TT : 2.15.85 = 34.73 - 33.13 - 34.34 - 33.65

Zone BL: 32.56

Icaras TT: 2.12.72 = 33.80 - 32.92 - 33.06 - 32.94

Icaras BL : 32.09 :rolleyes:

Icaras B1L : 33.36

borell
5th February 2007, 08:18 PM
Time to practice another track thoroughly! :coffee

Usually, I have not pushed the limit on a track until I first play it within this challenge. On most of the tracks I have only gotten the gold medal in TT and moved along.

Today I entered Blue Ridge in the Icaras. I Changed to AG-Sys after a couple of races and stayed with it for a long time. When I had difficulties beating my recent records, I turned to Medievil. It did not fit me at that point. After some more races with AG-Sys, I tried Cardracer. No immediate success, but it grew on me. Finally I got better times again and felt quite happy after a good days work. :D

Cardracer: 2.18.88 ( 0.35.55 0.34.54 0.34.00 0.34.79 )

Maybe there is a better boost strategy making a big impact on speed. Right now I barrel roll at the drop, go through the sharp bend, hit the turbo pad and then use my boost. I imagine the boost is prolonged by the next turbo pad, instead of the turbo pad slowing me down when I hit it.

Where do you guys boost?

Great lap time, il_NIK!

Asayyeah
5th February 2007, 09:15 PM
I am boosting at the same location after hit the 1st BP next to right bend.

The starting & finishing chicanes are the most important parts of the track.
1st one when you start , try to get through them without sideshifting & airbraking especially on flash it's easier
For the finishing ones : be as close as possible from the 'inside ' of each bend of the chicane , start with right sideshift on the single BP getting out of from that 1st right bend then sideshift left to cut the left bend immediately after it right S shift and you get one of the 2 BP in parallel

Ag SyS
34.68 - 32.88 - 33.02 - 33.50 = 2.14.08

Assegai
33.84 - 32.50 - 33.07 - 32.77 = 2.12.18

il_NIK
5th February 2007, 09:30 PM
Exactly like yours, borell 8)

borell
6th February 2007, 09:01 AM
Thanks! But damn... I thought there was a miracle cure for getting faster laps. So you are trying to say I really have to resort to practising, huh?! ;)

alterego
6th February 2007, 12:41 PM
Hi All.

in past week and in this week i have a little time to run in the challenge, but….what it is important is to participate ;)

i use Icaras.

Read You Soon
CdRom

BL
with Icaras 32.93 with Triakis 33.17
B1L
with Icaras 34.86
TT
with Icaras 2.16.14 (35.21-32.93-34.18-33.82)

@Asa: no double results this time on sinucit....sigh :( but i don't have any time to run in this period....grrrr :(

@Asa 2: now i see the possibility of a my usual 'double result'.......ih ih ih ;)

stin
6th February 2007, 08:17 PM
My ship is Icarus,

Here is my scores this week,

34.43, 32.71, 33.47, 33.35= 2.13.96

stevie:)

EDIT 34.14, 33.09, 33.31, 32.84= 2:13:38

33.63, 32.86, 33.04, 33.13= 2:12:66;)

Best Lap 32.34

33.82, 32.86, 32.66, 32.91=2.12.25

Best first lap is 33.26;)

EDIT2

33.84, 33.00, 32.27, 32.79= 2.11.90;):D

il_NIK
11th February 2007, 07:52 PM
What's the meaning of your editing Stin? :D

q_dmc12
11th February 2007, 09:41 PM
Ship used: AG SYS

Lap1: 00:43.34
Lap2: 00:41.61
Lap3: 00:39.47
Lap4: 00:38.53

Total: 02:42.95

---------------------------------------------
Ship used: Zone

Lap1: 00:39.98
Lap2: 00:38.87
Lap3: 00:39.47
Lap4: 00:38.12

Total: 02:36.44

stin
11th February 2007, 10:04 PM
What's the meaning of your editing Stin? :D


Don`t worry we will meet and explain to you ;)

stevie:D

il_NIK
12th February 2007, 06:37 AM
It will be fun for meeting ! :banzai :D :beer

Asayyeah
12th February 2007, 03:58 PM
Blue Ridge flash ---------------------------------- Monday Report

Belated report sorry i was at hospital today and wasn't in mood of writing down the report yesterday midnight :frown:

6 fellow wipers raced on that tricky Blue Ridge Flash Challenge, i must reckon i spent more time on phantom class trying to beat a recent massive laptime from Del Stepho :+ . However flash is perfect to understand in a better way this track.
Here's the result for this week :

Racetime
1* Stin : 2.11.90 Icaras
2* Asayyeah : 2.12.18 Assegai
3* Il NiK : 2.12.72 Icaras
4* Alterego : 2.16.14 Icaras
5* Borell : 2.18.88 Cardracer
6* q DMC12 : 2.36.44 Zone

Laptime
1* Il NiK : 32.09 Icaras
2* Stin : 32.27 Icaras
3* Asayyeah : 32.50 Assegai
4* Alterego :32.93 Icaras
5* Borell : 34.00 Cardracer
6* q DMC12 : 38.12 Zone

Congratulations to Stin & Il NiK they did great scores for the lap as for the racetime. I ve lost my flash crown of Blue Ridge :D .
Wellcome back to double-alterego-score ;)

challenge starting now till sunday 18 february midnight. good luck friends ;)


SAGARMATHA rapier ---------------------------------------------------- WEEK 19

borell
12th February 2007, 07:46 PM
I had a peek in the records table. 1.37.46! :o It will be interesting to see the times during this week. My first session resulted in:

Icaras: 1.40.59 ( 0.26.13 0.24.64 0.25.74 0.24.08 )

Icaras: 1.39.94 ( 0.25.74 0.25.46 0.24.56 0.24.18 )

With the "il_NIK" boost I get faster laps in average, and thus make faster race times. I did not succeed in lowering my best lap time though. On a really good run--see the second lap time--I should be able to get down to 1.38.5. But... the really good runs are rare. Maybe I'm not that stubborn. ;)

Icaras: 1.39.05 ( 0.25.46 0.25.14 0.24.17 0.24.28 )

Icaras: 1.38.75 ( 0.25.60 0.24.35 0.24.54 0.24.26 )

Rapier Racer
12th February 2007, 08:05 PM
It's about time I had a shot at the TT lark so.

Assegai

RR: 1.41.52
LR: 0.24.62

alterego
12th February 2007, 08:37 PM
Hi All.

I have a little start this evening on Sagarmatha with Piranha...

Read You Soon..
CdRom

Bl
With Piranha 23.76
with Icaras 23.80

B1L
with Piranha 25.16
with Icaras 25.26

TT
with Piranha 1.38.01 (25.36p-24.07-24.43p-24.15p)
with Icaras 1.38.21 (25.76p-24.48-24.17-23.80p)

il_NIK
13th February 2007, 08:16 AM
As usual I spend my first chances of challenge on freeplay.

Auricom

BL: 23.52

TT: 1.38.26 = 25.16 - 23.88 - 24.82 - 24.40

B1L: 25.16

Piranha

BL : 23.20

TT: 1.37.34 = 25.26 - 23.96 - 24.34 - 23.78

Icaras BL: 22.98

Triakis out of challenge BL: 22.87

q_dmc12
14th February 2007, 05:47 AM
Ship used: Medievil

Lap1: 00:28.72
Lap2: 00:26.15
Lap3: 00:26.98
Lap4: 00:26.54

Total: 01:48.39

il_NIK
16th February 2007, 11:28 AM
Hi mates,

where do you use turbo in Sagarmatha? I use it after the 5th bend (the right bend before the straight-s line).

I think that this one is the most important curve of the track, where you can lose a grat amount of cents if you don't race it at its maximum velocity

borell
16th February 2007, 12:22 PM
Interesting... I haven't really tried much. So far I used the boost after the last boost pads and therefore most of the boost has been during the beginning of the next lap, in effect until I reach the first boost pad.

I will try your strategy, il_NIK, and see if I gain anything. :D

alterego
16th February 2007, 12:24 PM
Hi Nik, hi all.

I use turbo in the same place and i think same as you about this hell bend ;)

but i think that sagarmatha is a strange track, therefore simple and at the same time difficult to make at the maximum of the speed ..... :?

read you soon
CdRom

il_NIK
16th February 2007, 04:14 PM
Ok, Borell

and try Piranha too, it seems very fast here! :D

Asayyeah
16th February 2007, 05:07 PM
Hi everyone, i don't have score for official competition but working with triakis on phantom and briefly in rapier.

Formely my turbo strategy was based on getting it into the straight line ( half of the track) right after hitting one of the 2 boost pad in diagonal after the right airpin.
But i left this way out and changed for a new location : after the jump i am landing on the right side of the boost pad and try to be as close as i can from the 'inside' of the long left curve , and turbo nearly at the end of it ( i deliberately miss the last double BP) , it's even better than going outside from the curve and hit the double last BP , i tested it several time in phantom

I also missed voluntary a BP , the one which is on the right side after going out from the 1st tunnel : i sideshift left immediately at the end of it to hit the BP on the left with better high speed ( than getting the right and after the left one ) and then sideshift right on the airpin

On phantom i lowered racetime to 1.45 and lap to 20.06 with that technique.
Rapier i get 22.90 after several attempts on free lap then 1.37.31 after 2nd try ( all scores with triakis)
Tomorrow i will enter the official non-triakis sagar

Triakis
25.24 - 23.31 - 23.51 - 23.87 = 1.35.93
22.64

Icaras
1.37.29 / 22.78

infoxicated
17th February 2007, 12:00 AM
Interesting... I was boosting off of the last corner at lunchtime today, then switched to the technique Il_Nik suggested and that helped me better my race time, but only helped me shave 0.06 seconds off of my fastest laptime.

If I hit the BP in the chicane before the jump and hit the BP's after it and at the lip of the jump, I actually try to avoid the single BP near the landing point because that seemed to be taking the edge off of my BR boost. If you land on the left of that BP you can carve the turn nicely to the apex, drifting out to the edge to get the double BP.

I suppose your times are much better than mine, but it doesn't seem logical to avoid the double BP out of that corner when it's there for the taking!

But hey, what do I know?! :dizzy

il_NIK
17th February 2007, 07:01 AM
I'm thinking like you, Robb.
I'm not so sure that fail two BP is the better way to do the time, as well if you take the best line in the last bend.
I voluntary miss the right BP of the fourth curve, but it's the only one, and I turn that bend really close the left, so I run some meters minus.
I'm agree with Asa on the jump: I take it from the left side, so I can close as well as possible the right bend, but catching the double BP.

Asayyeah
17th February 2007, 12:24 PM
After that quick kai session last night & 1 hour of 2097 with dag later i saw your bloody 22.87 Nicola :clap and started thinking hmmm and If NiKo was knowing the truth... so i changed the turbo location like you explained in a session of free laps, i did 22.64 , i tried to beat that ghost by my former technique and no success at all. Congrats mate you were right :+
I was also intrigued to see if that new one will be working on phantom as well... on a real flying perfect lap i 'only' made 20.34 : on phantom i am convinced by turbo best location is at the end of the track while finishing turning right.
I won't be surprised too much cause on few other tracks, turbo must be get on different part of the track due to class speed

il_NIK
17th February 2007, 01:10 PM
Damn... :mr-t :cold

You're the best well-driver, we know. :clap

On phantom class I managed a 20,32 with my own technique, and it wasn't a good lap.
I think that with a perfect lap I'll be able to underscore your time (I hope... :redface: )

stin
17th February 2007, 01:44 PM
My scores this week so far:)

1:39:51

BL 23:86

The ship is Icarus

stevie:)

Rapier Racer
17th February 2007, 11:38 PM
Icarus

Why Stindie I am shocked, Icarus, ICARUS!! ;)

Lance
18th February 2007, 12:45 PM
Icarus? Wasn't that some Greek dude who fell outta the sky?

infoxicated
18th February 2007, 08:44 PM
Talking of Icaras, I'm all out of practice time for this week:

Team: Icaras
Fastest Lap: 0:24:28
Fastest Race: 1:41:96

Even if I reel off three 25 second laps to end the event, I'm stuck with a 26 second opener that I cant seem to better. I'm hardly Mr Consistent, so I don't think I'll improve on this! :D

Great challenge this week, though - really enjoyed revisiting Sagarmartha - even if it was in VR style. ;)

Asayyeah
18th February 2007, 09:51 PM
Yes it was Rob , thx for competing :+
I will do the report tomorrow after job

Here's the choice of this new week : Exostra Rapier :banzai

il_NIK
19th February 2007, 11:31 AM
I love this track :banzai

Thibob
19th February 2007, 02:30 PM
Hi,

I know it's too late for the Sagarmatha times, but here are mines :)

Triakis
1.36.45 / 0.22.79

Exostra Rapier ? Hmm... I have to train :D

infoxicated
19th February 2007, 02:44 PM
WOOF! :o

Those are electric times, Thibob... what is it with you French guys? ;)

Absolutely blinding speed from all of you. 8)

Thibob
19th February 2007, 03:27 PM
WipeOut Pure was made for French guys.. :D

Training, that's the solution :) I have to train now, i haven't benn playing WipeOut for 3 or 4 months lol

;)

il_NIK
19th February 2007, 04:54 PM
Hi Thibob,

WELCOME here! :+

Here is just one rule to play into the challenge: If you want to race for victory you don't have to choose Triakis (I don't know why, but it's so)

Ah, the other rule is about timing: we all have a week to run the challenge (but not so strictly, I think that your great scores can be admit here)

Uh, the third rule is also about timing of your records. You have to play its in the same week of the challenge, not from your personal record-list

Then, good race mate :banzai

Thibob
19th February 2007, 05:20 PM
Hi,

Thanks for those details :)

In effect, why can't we use Triakis ? It's the same as an other, no ?

So... I have to make the same time with an other team lol :D

Good race ;)

Asayyeah
19th February 2007, 06:59 PM
SAGARMATHArapier ---------------------------------- Monday Report

A warm wellcome to our new member Thibob :+ : Enjoy being here fellow citizen, the place definitely you need to be if you love Wipeout and compete into the WipeoutZone tables.
In that topic , we've started a weekly TT challenge based on a gentlemen agreement just the same with the existing WZ tables : no modded psp running at 333, we trust eachothers and we need to describe our lines & where we get the turbo, free laps are also allowed for the best laptime.
We decided not using Triakis , cause we all know that ship is the supership of the game so every weeks everyone will take it and we don't want that, we like the diversity :D .
We are few competing with it and entering our scores into the WZ tables of Pure but we call that: ' the non-official TT challenge' : no price but a big fun with the fattie ship

(...) i will finish that report after dinner BRB

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 1.37.29 Icaras --- 1.35.93 triakis
2* Il NiK : 1.37.34 Piranha
3* Alterego : 1.38.21 Piranha
4* Borell : 1.38.75 Icaras
5* Stin : 1.39.51 Icaras
6* Rapier Racer : 1.41.52 Assegai
7* Infoxicated : 1.41.96 Icaras
8* q DMC12 : 1.48.39 Medievil
9* Thibob : --------------------- 1.36.45 triakis
Laptime
1* Asayyeah : 22.78 Icaras --- 22.64 triakis
2* Il NiK : 22.98 Icaras --- 22.87 triakis
3* Alterego : 23.76 Piranha
4* Stin : 23.86 Icaras
5* Borell : 24.08 Icaras
6* Infoxicated : 24.28 Icaras
7* Rapier Racer : 24.62 Assegai
8* q DMC12 : 26.15 Medievil
9* Thibob : --------------------- 22.79 triakis

Sweet challenge we had together, congratulations to everyone. :cake

New one starting now till sunday 25 february midnight. good luck friends ;)


Exostra Run rapier ---------------------------------------------------- WEEK 20

Thibob
19th February 2007, 07:10 PM
Ok, let's go with "fattie ship" lol :D

alterego
19th February 2007, 07:20 PM
Hi All.

...did your dinner be so heavy? i made a little step ahead with my piranha at Sagarmatha with the time of 1.38.01 :D

...but it's the same....my double result as usual ....ah ah ah double third.... ;)

now it's time for Exostra in Rapier.....mmmmh..... :?

A great welcome to Thibob! ;)
Good Velocity to all the wipers!

Read You soon!
CdRom

I start with Feisar and switch to Icaras... ;)

From the start i pass on all the bp before the first tunnel.
in the start of the first tunnel the ship fly a little and i make br.
pass on all the bp before and after the second tunnel and run as close as possible (for me ;) ) to the S-bend.
after the last bp before the start i boost.....that's all :D

BL
with Feisar 21.92
with Icaras 21.13
B1L
with Icaras 22.85
TT
with Icaras 1.28.62 (23.22p-21.86-21.80p-21.74p)

il_NIK
20th February 2007, 08:03 AM
Warm-up, guys :banzai

Icaras BL : 20.74

Icaras TT: 1.27.73 = 22.57 - 21.85 - 21.38 - 21.93

Triakis out of challenge BL 20.58

PSP: v3.11 uploaded

Thibob
20th February 2007, 10:19 AM
Hop :)

Icaras BL : 20.97
Icaras TT : 1.27.37 - 0.23.15 / 0.21.06 / 0.21.08 / 0.22.08

BL done in 89 laps in Free Play ^^

I missed the last one.. bloody 22.08 :(

Out of challenge - Triakis BL : 20.69

Lol Il_NiK, you're not supporting Italia ? :D

stin
20th February 2007, 05:55 PM
Here is my scores the now,

Icarus

23.34, 21.30, 22.65, 22.28= 1.29.57

stevie:)

il_NIK
21st February 2007, 01:01 PM
Hi Thibob

yes, I had supported Italia so much the last year, do you remember 9th July?

:D

Thibob
21st February 2007, 02:03 PM
Hmm.... I only remember the year 1998 ! :D

9th July ? Materazzi.. grr :banzai

Asayyeah
21st February 2007, 04:20 PM
Colored posts héhé, why not :) at least it will be easy for me to check the best scores from everyone to do the sunday report :)

Great scores from IlNik & Thibob , since you are becoming the fastest, Thibob, you should describe us what's your lines on exostra rapier and where you exactly get your turbo ( btw amazing triakis laptime i must reckon, congrats :+ )

I ve lowered my previous one at 20.73 & 18.48 for phantom that's all i got atm
-- (...) --
22.94 - 21.41 - 20.58 - 21.57 = 1.26.50

I can tell you guys i've found a new way getting the turbo cause that 3rd lap was totally an accident !! i started that lap like usual, getting the turbo after the last BP of lap2 , no BR crossing the line then, uniquely a BR into the 1st tunnel but missed the left BP going out that tunnel, so i immedialtely engaged the turbo there and did a perfect spine section into next tunnel at great speed and was SO surprised to see flashing on screen :' new lap record '
like Thibob said , sub 20.50 is possible , i definitely agree

héhé NiKola , ** shake hands ** for sharing with you laptime:+
-- (...) --
Ermm i talked too fast i took you the non official lead for 1 pixel hundreth :P
20.57 :paperbag
-- (...) --
20.45 :D

Thibob
21st February 2007, 04:45 PM
Hi Asayyeah,

I do exactly the same as alterego :


From the start i pass on all the bp before the first tunnel.
in the start of the first tunnel the ship fly a little and i make br.
pass on all the bp before and after the second tunnel and run as close as possible (for me ;)) to the S-bend.
after the last bp before the start i boost.....that's all :D

I use the turbo at the beginning just after the BP before the first tunnel and make a br.

I would add that you will loose time if you boost too late at the end...

Notice that I could have done better for the BL, I missed the beginning of the lap !
It would be possible to go under the 0.20.50, with a long training session :D

If someone want my ghost, just ask ! ;)

Lance
21st February 2007, 06:26 PM
You don't get my ghost until I'm dead, dammit. :)

Medusa
21st February 2007, 08:34 PM
yes, I had supported Italia so much the last year, do you remember 9th July?:(

You nearly make me cry:( My memory stops after Zizou's pretty spot-kick...I agree Thibob, 1998 and 2002 were so much better...

I don't wanna read about football anymore!:(

il_NIK
22nd February 2007, 09:34 AM
Hi mates,

when I presented myself, I told you that I love cycling, that I practiced on high level, montain biking, painting, reading, WOMEN and so on (wipeout too :D )

I told you too "I don't like football".
It's real.
I'm not be interested about football, a sport where supporters catch the others one every time.

My reply to Thibob would be only a real quip (remember lol?)

I'm surprise about your serious reply. But I'm here to beg pardon for something if I didn't write it so clear :redface:

Seriously, those facts (9 july), was a shame for football and all sports.

Both Materazzi's dirty offence, and the Zizou's killer butt.

Now we have to believe and hope in a better future sport, but above all, here, in a (mine) WIPEOUT'S LEADERSHIP :D

READY? GOOOOOOOOO

"LET'S BE FRIENDS"

Thibob
22nd February 2007, 02:25 PM
Wow nice time with Triakis iL_Nik !

:banzai

Asayyeah
22nd February 2007, 05:25 PM
If someone want my ghost, just ask ! ;)

You don't get my ghost until I'm dead, dammit. :)
:D
Little add-on to Thibob : mate Lance is 63 years old ( correct me if i am wrong :paperbag ) , his soul will float overhere for the eternity :)


Back on topic , got news on racetime & lap ( triakis ) see my edited post :cold

il_NIK
22nd February 2007, 07:05 PM
I have another way to bang my turbo:

starting in the middle of startline (with a turbo boost kicking my ass), I fly over the double pad (sometimes taking its goodness) thanking a lot for the BR, and directing my nose to the right side catching the right pad after a new BR, then I race as smooth as possible until the last bend, taking the bp and finally turbo.

Asa, your way is really inusual, I will try it, but I think that your time is a son of your hands

Asayyeah
22nd February 2007, 07:17 PM
i did BR right after the starting-line on phantom everytime but on rapier i feel it very hard to execute, now after those smooth fresh pastas ( farfalle ) , my batteries are full of power i will test that 'unwanted strategy' on a free laps session.

alterego
23rd February 2007, 09:14 AM
Hi All.

I'm very sad and tired....aaaargh! my 2gb memory stick is crashed last evening and i hope to find an old bck in my pc hd, but......my HD is crashed NOW!!!! :(

Time for Challenge? no no only time for find out my file......aaaaah!

@Nik i pass near you tomorrow.... ;) i go to Venice with some friends :)

Read you soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
23rd February 2007, 04:33 PM
Feel sorry for you, Rom :frown:

q_dmc12
26th February 2007, 05:14 AM
I may be a little too late but here it is anyway:

Ship: Icaras

Lap1: 00:26.83
Lap2: 00:24.88
Lap3: 00:25.29
Lap4: 00:25.11

Total: 01:42.11

Asayyeah
26th February 2007, 05:00 PM
Exostra Runrapier -------------------------- Monday Report

Sorry for delay guys, time flies too fast those days !

6 fellow wipers on that exostra rapier TT. Thanks to everyone who was participating to that sweet challenge. Turbo location was one of the key to make a great score.
Shamely i haven't raced for it, only with the non-official Big T, make sure i will join you for the next one :)

Here's the current result :

Racetime
1* Thibob : 1.27.37 Icaras
2* Il NiK : 1.27.73 Icaras
3* Alterego : 1.28.62 Icaras
4* Stin : 1.29.57 Icaras
5* Infoxicated : 1.34.11 Icaras
6* q DMC12 : 1.42.11 Icaras
7* Asayyeah : ------------- 20.45 triakis

Laptime
1* Il NiK : 20.74 Icaras
2* Thibob : 20.97 Icaras --- 20.69 triakis
3* Alterego : 21.13 Icaras
4* Stin : 21.30 Icaras
5* Infoxicated : 22.58 Icaras
6* q DMC12 : 24.88 Icaras
7* Asayyeah : ------------- 20.45 triakis

Congratulations to Thibob & Il NiK for being the big winners of this week.:clap
Special one to Thibob for joining here recently as a new member and being immediately a fast pilot : go on fellow citizen ;)
Alterego aka the double dude :)
New one starting now till sunday 4th of March midnight. good luck friends

Karbon-ish flash ---------------------------------- WEEK 21

alterego
27th February 2007, 06:53 AM
Hi All.

I am always close to the top and in more always with the double result..... :D

I will become a double myth........ ah ah ah ;)

now it's time for karbonis....in flash.

i start with this ship Medievil/Icaras/Goteki/Zone but it's too soon for the results.... ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

Ok!Ready!Go!

I think about where it's the best use of turbo...mmmh....
Atm i start and pass on every bp and use the turbo on the fractured straight....it's very important the last bp before the start and it's very difficult pass over the first bp after the straight......any tip? :?

TT
with Icaras 1.36.91 (24.44p-24.45-23.17-24.85)
with Medievil 1.35.94 (24.46-23.88-23.89-23.71p)
with Klor 1.35.01 (24.78-23.14-23.42-23.67)
BL
with Icaras 22.62
with Medievil 22.83
B1L
with Klor 23.62
with Icaras 24.08
with Medievil 24.12p

infoxicated
27th February 2007, 08:30 AM
Rats - I forgot to put my Exostra Run times up...

Not that it'll change the result, but I managed 1.34.11 & 22.58 in my Icaras, with one BR per lap.

stin
27th February 2007, 08:14 PM
I decided to play tonight.

Icarus

24.15, 24.05, 23.43, 24.51=1:36:14

BL 23:05

stevie:)

Edit1

BL1 24.09, 23.53, 23.61, 23,75= 1:34:98

borell
27th February 2007, 10:26 PM
Hi! Couldn't find time last week, but hopefully this week will offer the regular amount. :)

Feisar: 1.36.91 ( 0.24.77 0.24.54 0.23.88 0.23.72 ) BL 0.23.32 B1L 0.24.30

q_dmc12
1st March 2007, 04:46 PM
Ship: Feisar

Lap1: 00:27.68
Lap2: 00:29.74
Lap3: 00:28.37
Lap3: 00:27.81

Total: 01:53.60

alterego
5th March 2007, 08:29 AM
Hi All.

Karbonis is a hard and little friendly track and few hard pilots have faced it.......;)

however Asa Sensei have thought well to adjudicate, with the 'fattie' ship (the 'Stone' for me.... :) ), all the firsts....... :D

Read You Soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
5th March 2007, 05:19 PM
Karbon-ish flash ------------------------------ Monday Report

Been late , huh? lol Sorry guys i had a so strange week here in Le Havre, anyway i promised to take part of this one , and i felt :frown: ; to tell the truth i worked on Karbonish all classes with the Fattie :paperbag like Rom said.
I've also learnt a different way for getting the turbo on the low classes ( usually on phantom & rapier , i get it at the top of the hill after the left BP , BR in the air, landing on the flip flaps , re-BR , then straight line, etc... )
For flash i get it differently : on the top of the hill, i sideshift left to hit the BP on the descent , and when the flip flaps start , there's a little bump on the left , that's where i throw the turbo , i BR quickly and land at the beginning of the fractured straight line : mega speed guaranted :+
23.20 / 23.45 / 22.22 / 22.01 = 1.30.88 here's my non official score with 21.77 for the lap

let's stop talking about me , here's the official result for this week where 4 fellow pilots raced on that Karbon-neon track :D

Racetime
1* Stin : 1.34.98 Icaras
2* Alterego : 1.35.01 Klor
3* Borell : 1.36.91 Feisar
4* q DMC12 : 1.53.60 Feisar

Laptime
1* Alterego : 22.62 Icaras
2* Stin : 23.05 Icaras
3* Borell : 23.32 Feisar
4* q DMC12 : 27.68 feisar

Congratulations to everyone, i am still impressed how close you are with the racetime :+ Stin & Alterego sharing the Karbon crown : Bravo sirs

LEt's hope you will enjoy this new challenge starting now and finishing sunday 11th of March midnight ( or Monday , who never knows ;) )

123 Klan - rapier---------------------------------- WEEK 22

borell
5th March 2007, 10:53 PM
Hi! I better make a contribution fast to make sure I at least post one result. I use the boost on the last stretch after the last boost pad.

Icaras: 1.44.91 ( 0.26.98 0.25.63 0.26.32 0.25.98 ) BL 0.25.49 BL1 0.26.89

Rapier Racer
6th March 2007, 11:27 AM
Assegai Race Time:1.48.83 Lap TIme:0.26.78

alterego
6th March 2007, 01:25 PM
Hi All.

On Karbonis.....First on BL! for the first Time, but thank to the absent friends ;) Nik,Asa,Mad before the others.... :D

now it's time for the monkey's 123klan.....in rapier!
For now i want use 123klan...the ship from the track ;)

a BL and a B1L with Klor aka 123klanship...

My strategy is:
start near left to first bp,second bp,third bp. on the small hill in the open track I try to make the first BR. smooth as possible pass over the subsequent BP.
After the tight part of the track i pass over the right bp and boost. in the tunnel i make br and pass over the last bp out of the tunnel.
that's all :)

Read You Soon
CdRom

BL
with Klor 25.15
with Icaras 24.98
with Icaras 24.15 at 13.00 o'clock of Monday 12/3
with Piranha 24.74
with Zone 24.53

B1L
with Klor 26.78
with Icaras 26.22p
with Zone 26.58p

TT
with Klor 1.44.65 (27.06-25.63p-26.02-25.94p)
with Zone 1.43.44 (26.64-25.72p-25.16p-25.92)
with Piranha 1.44.20 (27.16p-25.80-25.49-25.75)
With Icaras 1.43.43 (26.79p-25.85-25.06p-25.73 ) (Borrell you're right with the choose of this ship ;) )

Dr4G
6th March 2007, 05:35 PM
Hi guys ! First of all, I'll introduce myself coz I'm new on this forum :hyper .
My name is Chris, I'm French (You understand why my english is so bad now :D ) , i'm 15 and i Looooove Wipeout since the release of Wipeout 2097 ! Nothing more to say about me :p !

So let's return to the subject :

Alterego, I followed your advices and it works well !

At the moment I only got a BL with the Goteki45, but i'll train tonight ;) : 25.35

Nice to meet you wipers

alterego
7th March 2007, 07:24 AM
HI Dr4G, hi all.

A warm new welcome to the fastest one wipers! ;)

Good time mate!

Read You Soon!
CdRom

Dr4G
7th March 2007, 03:44 PM
Thanks Alterego :D

I made a new BL this morning : 24.82 (With the Goteki45 again) and I'll soon have a TT time.

alterego
8th March 2007, 06:40 AM
Hi All.

My friend Il_Nik is in vacation, but he wrote me his time for Best Lap on 123Klan/Rapier.

BL
with Icaras 24.25

.....but he think that time may be lowered about one second more ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

Mad-Ice
8th March 2007, 07:55 PM
Hi Dr4G

Nice to see you, welcome on board!! Nice times too! :banzai I am still busy restoring or better said replaying a lot of lost data, because my profile on my memorystick was corupted. Hope to see you soon in TT and the tables.

Asayyeah
11th March 2007, 03:14 AM
Wellcome a board Dr4G : always good to hear from you here. I remember you from the jeuxvideo french forum ( unfortunately no time for me to post overthere but i know Del & Kit Yun are still active)

Ouch yeah the TT challenge ! i must enter it , ok gimme a moment i will ;)

I am using for the lap ( free runs) the turbo BR on the Monkey hill
I did 24.73
But i am using the kamikaze turbo BR in the opened section for the racetime
26.35 - 25.43 - 25.12 - 25.49 = 1.42.39
Just before the mini bump i get the turbo and cut the right open section a bit , BR and land before the enter of the left turn.

Done with flying AGS :p

Icaras free lap kamikaze runs : 23.89

alterego
11th March 2007, 08:19 AM
Hi All.

Asa sensei 'uber alles' !!! :D

maybe this evening i've a little time for a little start on the challenge and i will use your turbo 'kamikaze' strategy ;)

read you soon
CdRom

alterego
11th March 2007, 09:30 AM
Hi all,
Sorry for my message using Alterego's account. I hope you'll enjoy yourself a lot during your meeting. But then I want my husband back and really concentrated on his real life. Have a good sunday! L

alterego
12th March 2007, 08:37 AM
Hi All.

I test the Asa's Kamikaze's Strategy and it's work well...with Zone i've lowered my time of one second....then yesterday evening I was too much tired in order to try again with Icaras......moreover I have seen the new BL of ASA! Great! ;) :D

Read You soon
CdRom

@Asa:also I have noticed that using a mixed strategy it can perhaps be made still better. :)

ok! i go!
First lap it's more simple get time under 27 sec if we make asa's kamikaze strategy.
the second and third lap if we make the standard strategy, with br on the hill and the br in monkey's tunnel, we can reach time near 25.00 sec
start the fourth lap with the speedy combination of boost > br in monkey's tunnel > sideshift > bp (possibly the left) it's more similar to a real turbo on the start. the last turn make Kamikaze strategy....i think it's possible reach under 25.00.
i've run on this strategy,but my low skills bring me to real disaster in a open part on fourth turn sigh sigh ......first lap 26.46 second 25.20 third 25.05 fourth......in the water.....aaaargh!!!!

Asayyeah
12th March 2007, 05:57 PM
Rom your WZ account has been hacked by your wife !! :clap btw god bless her to restrict your wipeout time for playing because your skill is improving too fast and you're becoming a real threat for convention :cold ;)
123 Klan - rapier ---------------------------- Monday Report

Here we are ! 123 Klan session ended with 6 fellow TT warriors :D
I hope you had fun on it, that's my fav from Omega tracks, it comes from those past kai sessions i did with mate Lunar on that brilliant track finding different ways to get BR ( off topic , i remember being lmao when matey spk & me respawned 3 times on a row at the place : we took off on the low wall after the open area exactly at the same moment : ribs sored again :D .
Enough talking here's 123 Klan Hall of fame for this week :

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 1.42.39 Icaras
2* Alterego : 1.43.43 Icaras
3* Borell : 1.44.91 Icaras
4* Rapier Racer : 1.48.83 Assegai

Laptime
1* Asayyeah : 23.89 Icaras
2* Alterego : 24.15 Icaras
3* Il-NiK : 24.25 Icaras
4* Dr4g : 24.82 Goteki 45
5* Borell : 25.49 Icaras
6* Rapier Racer : 26.78 Assegai

Great fight we had on the laptime :) thx to everyone for competing. :+
Again turbo location is now really important , a good strategy and you win nearly 1 sec per lap : only one solution : testing turbo everywhere and comparing scores : ok this is what practising is aimed for

With Amsterdam convention being very close now, i rather prefer to extend this new sweet TT challenge to monday 26th March

So R wii gooo

LEt's hope you will enjoy this new challenge starting now and finishing Monday 26th of March 6pm GMT
Iridia - phantom ---------------------------------- WEEK 23

alterego
13th March 2007, 09:26 AM
Hi All.

Me? A Threat? …. ah ah ah :D


I'll meet in the first contest a Asa and a Stin…. this is a brrrrrr :cold


….and I have never played on kai against human intelligences, but only i played against AI ..... will be already beautiful for me to arrive in entire at the end of the run and not to explode to the first turn ..... :frown: :cold

It's better if......I will use Triakis, Tigron, or Goteki, if you allow me ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

ps I am “the double” as usual ..... The 'Double Second'......i'm 2 squared... Yeah! ;) :D

il_NIK
13th March 2007, 01:08 PM
I'm back here again, guys :beer

it's happened a lot during my skiing sessions: the Alterego's wife hacking above all ;)
... my nose burned by the sun...and many more

also the complete list of first tournament session, wow.

exciting :hyper

see you (really) soon

Dr4G
13th March 2007, 06:15 PM
Damn, too late for 123Klan ! :(

Well... I made a racetime : 1.45.17 with Goteki45. It's all my fault ;)

And, Asa i think you didn't see the second BL i did last wednesday : 24.82 Goteki45

Anyway, well done all ! :clap let's start with Iridia now :p

borell
13th March 2007, 07:07 PM
Hi Dr4g, and welcome to the forum!! I know, I know... quite late, but still... ;)

It is part of the tt challenge to update the post containing ones first result(s), not to spread them all over making poor Arnaud confused and tired when it is time for the weekly summary. :dizzy

Well, I had to rely on a "one session" time again last week. We should have 25 hour days instead! :)

(Remember to end each paragraph with a smiley.) :p

Asayyeah
13th March 2007, 07:16 PM
lol Stefen :)
and thx for clarifying things on the updated scores in only 1 post.

Yeah apologize Dr4G, i saw your 1st time and not the 2nd , but i fixed it into the result now :+
I can't count your good racetime for the TT challenge because it's out of time but you can update it into WZ Pure tables. ;)

Hope you will be joining for that next session : Iridia what a sweet fast track:hyper and we have an extra delay of 2 weeks for doing it :)

Dr4G
14th March 2007, 07:27 AM
Yep, it's all my fault for the racetime, not yours :nod

I'll do the next session, and this time i won't be too late for the results :D

rdmx
14th March 2007, 07:53 AM
Ooh, Iridia!

I want to join for once :P
If only to improve my chicane handling skills.
Now I need to see how crap my times are...:paperbag

alterego
15th March 2007, 01:02 PM
Hi All.

in standby for the convention i start this challenge with Icaras....

TT
with 123Klan 1.50.92 (23.18-22.26-21.86-22.36-21.26) on fly on the return from the convention at 20:48 o'clock ;) :D
with Icaras 1.52.92 (23.67-22.93-22.25-21.79-22.28 )
BL
with Icaras 20.95
with 123Klan 21.26
B1L
with Icaras 23.10
with 123Klan 22.98

Read you soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
26th March 2007, 11:35 AM
We need a delay for ending that Iridia challenge because of that brilliant convention , i suggest sunday 1st of April ;)

alterego
26th March 2007, 01:47 PM
Hi Asa, hi all.

For me is OK! but........my psp is now really closed in a box and i cannot post other times :( ......but i hope these are however 'good' times....... ;)

Read You Soon!
CdRom

Vic Cachou
26th March 2007, 05:47 PM
Are you punished by your wife, Romano ? You are not allowed to kick our asses, have you played too much ?

il_NIK
27th March 2007, 11:47 AM
HI guys,

like romano, I will take a long time not playing pure cause my first occupation in free time is my favourite sport: bycicle race.

My team mates call me loud :cowboy and want my legs by theirs.

So when I cannot ride on the road I have to train myself indoor (in the evening), and this activity take me a long time to be fit for the races in two months by now.

Be sure that in next autumn I will return on the track stronger than ever and with a kai connection to fight with all of you! :+

Everydays I will read about you by my workplace :D

stin
29th March 2007, 04:42 PM
Ok, I decided to put my scores in but my scores did played while at 35000feet coming home from France ;)

Goteki45

1:56:39 and BL21.73

stevie;)

Asayyeah
3rd April 2007, 11:12 AM
Iridia - phantom ----------------------------- Tuesday Report !!

Only 2 wipers did this challenge those 2 past weeks : lol seems Amsterdam Convention has focused many TT racers on it.
So a 'Mano à Mano' ( Manuel Chau if you read us , mate ) between alterego & stin.

Racetime
1* Alterego : 1.50.92 -- 123 Klan ship
2* Stin : 1.56.39 Goteki 45

Laptime
1* alterego : 20.95 Icaras
2* stin : 21.73 Icaras


Hopefully you were there you 2 : Congrats for participate :clap

I will give the next challenge later in the afternoon, after the job

alterego
4th April 2007, 03:40 PM
Hi All.

I win! … but thanks to the absence of other contenders. :(

only I and stin ..... wow! ;)

We have participated when we were in aerial flight of return from the convention...........It's Fantastic! ;) :D

Now I will be able to participate only secretly from the wife's eyes ;) ...... but I will participate to risk of wife's bombs and mines.

Read You Soon
CdRom

ps next challenge? where is it and in which class? I would propose something in Gamma League….maybe?

Asayyeah
4th April 2007, 08:23 PM
Oups , i totally forgot to put the new track on :paperbag , i will do it now , thx Rom :+

We have our next 5 tracks we never did into this Challenge to complete it definitely :cake

( correct me if i am wrong) here they are :

Mandrashee
Sebenco Peak
Koltiwa
Porto Kora
AltimaRom is the winner so we will start this new challenge by Sebenco Peak ...sounds a sweet hard track , isuggest then Flash to have the more contenders we can

LEt's hope you will enjoy this new challenge starting now and finishing Sunday 15th of April midnight
Sebenco Peak -flash ---------------------------------- WEEK 24

alterego
5th April 2007, 11:30 AM
Hi All.

Sebenco Peak....Flash....mhmhmh:cold

this track is so tricky.....:blarg :redface: :D

ok!

I Start with Icaras and, secretly from my wife:cold , this is my first result

TT
with Icaras 1.52.08 (28.50-27.76-27.85-27.97 )
with 123Klan 1.52.74 (29.09-27.43-27.82-28.40 )
BL
With Icaras 27.22
with 123Klan 27.33
B1L
with Icaras 28.39
with 123klan 28.39

I hope that some others fellow wipers join with me this challenge ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

stin
5th April 2007, 01:22 PM
Your wife did not know you still plays Pure but does she check your computer?

Here is my scores ATM, sorry Rom ;)

Lee Carus;)

29.03, 27.50, 28.28, 27.28= 1:52:09

BL1 28.08 ;)

BL 26.85

EDIT2

28.37, 26.85, 27.83, 27.40= 1.50.45

alterego
5th April 2007, 05:06 PM
Hi Stin!!!

....but but....you are amazing! ;)

You must cure yourself.......you don't have to play Wipeout….

.....it badly makes to my icar...ass! :D :D

Read You soon
CdRom

borell
5th April 2007, 07:59 PM
Hi Rom & Stevie! Hi all!

I had a first free lap session with the Icaras today. It's tricky... and in the flash class one has to struggle a little against the floatiness, I think.

Icaras: BL 0.27.77

Tomorrow I might dare to try a Time Trial. :robot

--- updates ---
Icaras: 1.53.66 ( 0.28.87 0.28.28 0.29.00 0.27.51 )
Icaras: 1.52.17 ( 0.28.86 0.28.08 0.27.71 0.27.52 ) BL 0.27.31 B1L 0.28.44

q_dmc12
6th April 2007, 01:04 AM
Ship: Triakis

Lap1: 00:31.30
Lap2: 00:30.32
Lap3: 00:28.95
Lap4: 00:29.59

Total: 02:00.16

Asayyeah
6th April 2007, 07:38 PM
Here we go on flash :bat

Ag SyS
Best lap : 26.63
Racetime : 1.51.39 = 28.69 - 27.39 - 27.27 - 28.04

Triakis
25.74
1.48.39 = 27.77 - 26.95 - 26.64 - 27.03

:banzai

borell
17th April 2007, 07:13 PM
Hi Rom and everyone else.

Romano, do you realise that you improved your race time for Icaras (and maybe one of the B1L times) over 23 hours after the challenge had ended? At midnight on Sunday it was still 1.52.24, right? This is an outrage!!! I will tell your wife! :pirate lol

On the other hand, I don't know when you actually got that time. It just seems that you entered it late. :D

Anyway... good time, Rom. I know that you are the faster of the two of us. I was hoping to get below 1.52.00, but never got another opportunity to give it a try before the end of the challenge.

"Let's be friends"
/threatened challenger ;)

alterego
18th April 2007, 12:02 AM
Hi Borell, hi all.


...lol....;) oops I have a problem I must secretly make the TT from the wife..... I do not have way to try the Time trial always, but only secretly ..... :D

?.but you have reason. my time in the terms of the challenge was what you have said ....... therefore the just time you are that one of 1.52.24.....excuse me....

I am trying to break 1.52 barrier but my wife breaks off me something else on my head, or takes the sight more low, where ago more evil. :pirate :frown: :cold :D

Read you soon
CdRom

ps @ Stefan if we came to lugano in next days or weeks, can we be met?? ;)

Asayyeah
23rd April 2007, 04:16 PM
Sebenco Peak -flash ----------------------- Monday Report

Ermmm a bit late huh? ...no no ! only 1 week of delay :paperbag

We were 5 racing on that Flash challenge , thanks for them to compete on Sebenco Peak which can be a nightmare if you don't manage to get your way on those tricky chicanes & that following nasty left bend :nod

Here's the result :

Racetime
1* Stin : 1.50.45 Icaras
2* Asayyeah : 1.51.39 Ag Systems
3* Borell : 1.52.17 Icaras
4* Alterego : 1.52.24 Icaras
5* Q_Dmc : 2.00.16 Triakis

Laptime
1* Asayyeah : 26.63 Ag Systems
2* Stin : 26.85 Icaras
3* Alterego : 27.22 Icaras
4* Borell : 27.31 Icaras
5* Q_Dmc : 28.95 triakis

Close results. :)
Congratulations to Stevie who beats me on the racetime : i like to see you back on tracks & very competitive :+

Let's get a classique2 track for our next challenge , hope you will enjoy the most raced track on the whole WipEout games ( cf WZ statistics ) starting now and finishing Sunday 6th of May midnight


Porto Kora -phantom ---------------------------------- WEEK 25

alterego
23rd April 2007, 04:28 PM
Hi Asa! hi all.

A little mistake...i've posted my best time on TT on Sebenco 23 hours late after the end of challenge and the third time correctly it is Borrell's one :nod

read you soon......on Porto Kora.....aaah! :dizzy

CdRom

Asayyeah
23rd April 2007, 05:32 PM
Done mate :+ , sorry Stefan :paperbag

borell
23rd April 2007, 06:03 PM
Hi guys!

Arnaud, there are still some mistakes in the list. Romano's best race time was with Icaras (wich he improved further, but too late), and it was 1.52.24. Furthermore, Rom's best lap time, 0.27.22, with the Icaras was added before the end of the challenge, so he was ahead of me for best lap time.

Asayyeah
23rd April 2007, 08:06 PM
Arghhh :robot

Hopefully we are not 50 doing that TT challenge :g or i will need more assistants !

stin
24th April 2007, 12:24 PM
I gotta admit this track is easy but it`s alot harder than I thought! because I was force to save my ship which I lose one of my booster!

If you are using Icarus, go all perfect laps and you just might make it, I mean only just!

This week is my latest scores at the moment,

Best 1st Lap 24.26

Best Lap 22.51

24.59, 23.73, 23.59, 23.24, 24.73= 1:59:88
24.26, 22.51, 22.94, 23.46, 24.27= 1:57:44
EDIT 2

Goteki 45

23.80, 23.99, 22.85, 23.53, 22.89= 1:57:06

24.05, 22.18, 22.55, 22.46, 22.75= 1.53.99

23.89, 22.22, 22.69, 22.21, 22.21= 1.53.22
Best First lap 23.04
Best Lap 21.91

stevie:)

alterego
24th April 2007, 05:37 PM
Hi All.

I don't love Porto kora, but......a challenge......ok!

i'm start with Goteki45

TT
with Goteki45 1.59.16 (24.21-23.90-23.35-23.89-23.81)
with Goteki45 1.58.93 (25.17-24.53-23.50-23.00-22.73)
with Goteki45 1.57.87 (24.23-23.45-23.04-23.19-23.96) break 1.58 barrier :D
with Goteki45 1.56.69 (24.17-22.78-23.64-22.55-23.55) break 1.57 barrier :D ;)
with Goteki45 1.55.63 (24.03-23.26-22.98-22.61-22.75) break 1.56 barrier :D ;) :)
with Tigron 1.54.97 (23.92p-22.98-22.35-23.70-22.02) break 1.55 barrier :D ;) :) 8)
BL
with Tigron 21.88
with Goteki45 21.94
B1L
with Tigron 23.92
with Goteki 23.77

read You Soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
26th April 2007, 05:28 PM
It's not a secret for ya all, i found in love with that track and be pretty sure under 1.50 is doable with Big T same for the lap ( under 21)
The key is to get at least 2 BR per laps ( for the 2 jumps) and turbo in between the 2 jumps.

AG Sys can afford 2 BR/lap so 10 possible without too many walls being collapsed and 11 if 5PL

here's my current score with it:

Best lap : 21.90 ( not a pl but 3 BRs)
Racetime : 1.56.94 = 24.23 - 23.22 - 22.87 - 23.33 - 23.29

Piranha
best lap : 21.98
Racetime : 1.53.18 = 24.20 - 22.48 - 21.98 - 21.99 - 22.53

Out of challenge
Big T racetime : 1.51.05 = 23.35 - 21.54 - 21.42 - 22.38 ( start craking under pressure ) - 22.36 ( missing the last 3 boost pads grrr)

alterego
27th April 2007, 11:45 AM
Hi Asa, hi all.


omissis...

The key is to get at least 2 BR per laps ( for the 2 jumps) and turbo in between the 2 jumps.

omissis

...Asa Sensei i'm full of doubts about the br strategy:cold :frown:

I see a very large amount of BR possibilities, four very clean...

1 after the start on the little hill after the third bend
2 on the first fracture
3 on the descend
4 before the end after the big bend on the left on the little hill.

i use the turbo in the end on the last big left bend to reach the correct velocity for jump on the little hill and make the last br.

in the end with goteki i make 2 or 3 br a lap, but.......i'm so slow!:frown:

Porto Kora is a bad hell for my little pilot abilities...grrr:mad:

Read You Soon
CdRom

Asayyeah
27th April 2007, 08:01 PM
I used your technique Romano previously , but i am definitely convinced when comparing the 2 scores i did separetly that there's 1 faster : I get the best speed when the turbo is throwing on a straight line.

il_NIK
28th April 2007, 10:26 AM
Ya, I'm totally agree with you, Asa.
Bye bye, mates

Asayyeah
29th April 2007, 04:10 PM
I like the way your progression looks like : you broke wall of times progressively : congrats Rom

Note that if you go below 1.51 you should have 8 emoticons on a ligne !! :D

Asayyeah
30th April 2007, 04:25 PM
They are busy ( lol racing this challenge ;) ) and asked me to post here their results atm

Goteki 45 for the quickest brothers

Vic : 1.55.36 & 22.27
Poi : 1.57.08 & 22.30

sleh
6th May 2007, 09:42 PM
Nicolas Sarkozy and me are proud to annouce our best résults :
53% for Nicolas, with velsatis ship,
for me, with assegai : race :2.01.75, lap: 23.16.

q_dmc12
7th May 2007, 04:11 AM
well, as much as I wanted to participate in this trial its way too late (night) to start racing - as much as I love porta I'm going to have to sit this one out. :frown:
.
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....next time.....

Asayyeah
7th May 2007, 04:22 PM
Porto Kora -phantom -- -------------------------------- Monday Report


6 Racing for this fast track PK is , with different ways to get turbo or to find a new strategy line.
This is one of our challenges where everyone is very very close from eachothers : that create a sweet & intense competition

So here's the result :

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 1.53.18 Piranha
2* Stin : 1.53.22 Goteki
3* Alterego : 1.54.97 Goteki
4* Vic Cachou : 1.55.36 Goteki
5* Poisson : 1.57.09 Goteki
6* Sleh : 2.01.75 Assegai

Laptime
1* Alterego : 21.88 Tigron
2* Asayyeah : 21.90 Piranha
3* Stin : 21.91 Goteki
4* Vic Cachou : 22.27 Goteki
5* Poisson : 22.30 Goteki
6* Sleh : 23.16 Assegai

Only 3 hundreths between us 3 for the laptime :o Tough , huh?
Congrats to Rom who beats me on the lap and also Stevie for that 4 hundreths between our racetime :o
And Thanks everyone for spending time on this event that i did enjoyed a lot, hope this will be the same on this next one :
starting now and finishing Sunday 20th of May midnight

Koltiwa -rapier ---------------------------------- WEEK 26

alterego
8th May 2007, 04:16 AM
Hi All.

Aaah! Koltiwa! lega Delta....mmmh...great challenge with real high velocity ;)

I have a first start with Asa's Ag Sys ;)

TT
With Ag Sys 1.48.44
With 123Klan 1.46.73 (28.40-25.46-26.92-25.95) I'm proud to conduct 123Klan! ;)
with Piranha 1.46.50 (28.23-26.21p-25.98p-26.08p)
With 123Klan 1.45.50 (27.91-25.60-25.98p-26.01) start to break barrier ;) 1.46 is out :D
With Icaras 1.45.43 (27.48-25.47p-26.52-25.96)
BL
With Ag Sys 26.06
with Icaras 25.47
with 123Klan 25.37
B1L
With Icaras 27.11

Read You Soon
CdRom

stin
8th May 2007, 10:57 AM
This track is pretty hard and trying to control it, it`s no easy task!

I did use two ships!

First one is Goteki 45

28.01, 26.72, 27.01, 26.45= 1.48.28

Best Lap 26.35

Icarus

27.54, 25.90, 26.70, 25.96= 1.46.10

Best Lap 25.62

stevie:)

Asayyeah
8th May 2007, 03:43 PM
Koltiwa : my best track for Delta :cake

Here's Ag's score :

25.19
1.46.54 = 27.54 - 25.93 - 26.82 - 26.25

Goteki 's one :
24.99
1.44.96 = 27.86 - 25.90 - 25.50 - 25.70

borell
13th May 2007, 10:22 AM
I had a go at the track yesterday... or was it the day before that?!

Icaras: 1.46.93 ( 0.27.49 0.26.66 0.26.36 0.26.42 ) BL 0.25.69 B1L 0.27.35

alterego
14th May 2007, 06:51 AM
Hi Borell, hi all.


I had a go at the track yesterday... or was it the day before that?!

Icaras: 1.46.93 ( 0.27.49 0.26.66 0.26.36 0.26.42 ) BL 0.25.69 B1L 0.27.35

....aaaah! i don't find the time to search any wireless adapter or to install and configure Kai!!! sigh!!! i want to play with you all.....grrr :mad:

mmmmh i think i'll buy your mac asap :D (which type is it?) i resolve the problem in one simple pulse shot :D ;)

Read You Soon!
CdRom

Asayyeah
14th May 2007, 11:05 AM
Koltiwa -rapier ----------------------------- Monday Report


4 pilots racing this past fortnight on Koltiwa : with close results again , congrats to everyone who take part of it :+

Here's the result :

Racetime
1* Asayyeah : 1.44.96 Goteki 45
2* Alterego : 1.45.43 Icaras
3* Stin : 1.46.10 Icaras
4* Borell : 1.46.93 Icaras

Laptime
1* Asayyeah : 24.99 Goteki 45
2* Alterego : 25.37 - 123 Klan
3* Stin : 25.62 Icaras
4* Borell : 25.69 Icaras

2 last tracks and we will have finish on that Mega-all-tracks Pure Challenge.
Ill get a maxi resume of the whole 28 tracks :)
So here's the next one starting now and finishing Sunday 25th of May midnight

Mandrashee phantom ---------------------------------- WEEK 27

stin
14th May 2007, 12:30 PM
Asa, check the dates! ;)

stevie:D

rdmx
14th May 2007, 12:47 PM
I'll see whether I can participate this time ;)

rdmx
15th May 2007, 10:54 AM
22 hours apart Lance ;)
More attention! More More!

So, I've been free lapping for 40 minutes.
I set my record in the first few minutes while sitting on the toilet but have not been able to come close for the next 30 on the couch:(

Lap Time:
0.19.03 Goteki 45

alterego
15th May 2007, 11:17 AM
Hi All.

I start this 'classic' challenge with Asa's Ag Sys.

TT
with AG Sys 1.41.14 (21.05-19.85p-19.29-20.78-20.17)
with Medievil 1.39.99 (21.15-20.08-19.97-19.37-19.42)
with Goteki 1.37.96 (20.06-19.17-19.66-19.52-19.55)
BL
with AG Sys 19.29
with Medievil 19.16
with Goteki 18.43
with Piranha 18.23
B1L
with AG Sys 20.68
with Medievil 20.89
with Goteki 20.06

Read You Soon
CdRom

il_NIK
15th May 2007, 10:06 PM
Do you wanna ship Romano?


Ithink It'll be Goteki

Fast try and a 18.89 like BL. Possible a lap under 18 for you


Good race guys, I going to sleep

alterego
16th May 2007, 07:15 AM
You are joking? :D

Nik, as usual, you're strong! 28.89 are a big time!

Till now only Triakis come down under the 29. :cold

you reach this result in a short time with Goteki.:o

you go to watch the tables of records and will understand….eh eh eh ;)

Read You Soon
CdRom

stin
16th May 2007, 10:59 AM
hi, here is my latest scores atm but my internet has been cut off last night so no pc for a week and I`m at my mother-in-law`s house to use her internet for me.


AG-Systems

First 15 mins of play

21.50, 19.82, 19.67, 19.87, 20.83= 1.41.69

20.62, 19.75, 20.05, 19.69, 19.75= 1.39.86

Best First Lap 20.51
Best Lap 18.74

Goteki 45

20.86, 19.29, 19.64, 20.14, 19.50= 1.38.43

20.68, 19.44, 19.60, 18.76, 19.20= 1.37.68

20.38, 18.89, 18.88, 19.04, 18.95= 1.36.14

Best First Lap 19.67

Best Lap 18.44

stevie:)

q_dmc12
16th May 2007, 03:03 PM
Zone

Lap 1: 0.24.12
Lap 2: 0.22.19
Lap 3: 0.23.09
Lap 4: 0.22.96
Lap 5: 0.22.12 :)

Total: 1.54.48 :)

Asayyeah
17th May 2007, 03:30 PM
I took AG sys but only on free-runs : 3rd lap = with many hits on walls no turbo before the line due to 2nd lap at 19.25 but get the turbo in a different way and did with this 19.02 :o so after few other laps i got this now : 18.64 and i am pretty sure we can go below this.
I am using turbo after the end of the long floaty straight section, when the right ( ;) Rom ) bend starts going down, I BR in the air then land on the jump and 2nd BR : Whoooshh:D

alterego
18th May 2007, 06:49 AM
Hi Asa, hi all.

....mmmh interesting strategy, but i've some problem to find the LEFT bend in the end of the long floaty straight....... :D i see only a right bend.....mmmmh :D

My strategy are simple start, bp on the rx, on the double chicane i catch only one BP before the start of the straight.
I use turbo in the start of the straight, pass on the rx double bp and lx single bp.
on the right bend i make br and on the jump make a second br then pass over all the last bp (3) and i reach the end line....that's all ;)

now with Goteki i'm to 18.65.....good? :?

Read You Soon
CdRom

q_dmc12
18th May 2007, 01:08 PM
better than me, so at the very least its not bad ;):+

RJ O'Connell
21st May 2007, 01:17 AM
First Attempt:

NTSC-A / Assegai Developments / John Q. Placeholder

22.79
21.95
20.13
20.49
19.85

TOTAL: 1:45.21

il_NIK
21st May 2007, 03:16 PM
Goteki 18,56

phl0w
21st May 2007, 05:30 PM
I am using turbo after the end of the long floaty straight section, when the right ( Rom ) bend starts going down, I BR in the air then land on the jump and 2nd BR

Did I get this right, you turbo OVER the right bend going down and onto the jump? Isn't that shortcutting??
I'll give this challenge a try tonight. With my beloved Piranha of course.

il_NIK
22nd May 2007, 11:07 AM
Turbo simply after the double pad at the end of track (no time to study as well as possible this track)