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    Default Wipeout HD Preview Edition

    I hereby dedicate this thread to that delightful and superb creation known as the Wipeout HD Preview Edition, which included the pre-epilepsy test Zone mode.

    Here is a 60fps 720p movie of Anulpha Pass from the preview version:

    http://www.gamersyde.com/leech_6619_1_en.html

    You must register to be a member of Gamersyde to download it, but it is of course well worth the extra couple minutes it takes to do so. The file is nearly 700 MB and runs over 3 minutes.

    Here is a different lower quality but still remarkable video of Zone mode from the preview edition, no registration required:

    http://www.videogamer.com/videos/wip..._gameplay.html

    I ask for this masterpiece and all knowledge related to it. I believe it is one of the most beautiful things ever created and look for it the way a wealthy art collector might look for a Rembrandt.

    Although not an art collector, I do work long hours and wish to spend my cherished leisure time in the most fruitful and rewarding way possible. Preview edition Zone mode is one of those ways.

    I heard from ProblemSolver once that the preview edition cannot be played on a normal PS3. There is also the obvious fact that it was never for sale in first place and may have only been given to the gaming press on the condition that it not be resold, making it ultra-difficult to find.

    I would like to compensate any lawful owner from the studio or gaming press for what the preview edition is worth. Would three grand be within range? Let's talk about it.

    I know very little about it, other than that it's beautiful, regardless of how obtainable or unobtainable it is. What do you know about it?

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    the colors were so rich in old zone mode, I still cant understand why we didn't get that version as there is practically no difference between the old and new.

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    ehehehehe


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    I would like to compensate any lawful owner from the studio or gaming press for what the preview edition is worth. Would three grand be within range? Let's talk about it.
    Not sure if serious.

    3000$? Really?

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    I've tried to get my hands on this review code myself...
    I found these:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/guy_coc...78617/sizes/l/
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/guy_coc...09724/sizes/l/

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    Yeah you can't play the reviewer copy on a normal PS3.

    Xtriko still cherishes his wedding gift even though he can't play it.

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    At Koleax, If the disc is useless in a PS3, is it still worth 3 large?

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    Quote Originally Posted by blackwiggle View Post
    Yeah you can't play the reviewer copy on a normal PS3.

    Xtriko still cherishes his wedding gift even though he can't play it.
    I would give it for free if that would bring back my ex-fiance...

    But for now... there's no money for this "baby". And yes... ITS F4CKING GORGEOUS!!! ahahaha

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    that version was idd way more awsome then the version we have now....

    maby there will come a day that you need to go to the docter and play the game there because there is just to mutch change you will get crazy by all the awsomeness there is in the game.....

    but that still looks damm nice

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    That's brought up an interesting question .
    Since Zone mode had to be toned down from it's original version because it didn't pass epilepsy tests.
    How the hell will Wipeout HD 3D Zone mode pass these tests?

    I saw HD 3D earlier this week , just normal racing not in Zone mode , but because of my familiarity with the game I can well Imagine that the change of zone colors in 3D will be over the top.

    I wonder if it will have to go through separate testing , or , I suppose this will depend on how HD 3D is released , it might just be a patch/game update , if so they might not have to test it again.

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