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Formula Fusion - Next-Gen Anti-Gravity Racing Game

A project in by R8 Games Ltd

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Upgrade your craft, advance through the classes, earn your place as champion. Witness the dawn of anti-gravity racing.
Backers: 1830
Average Pledge Per Backer: £44

Funded: £79,656 of £35,000
Dates: Apr 23rd -> May 23rd (30 days)
Project By: R8 Games Ltd
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Latest News

WipEout Successor Formula Fusion Picking Up Speed Again

December 16th - via:
Cliqist checks up on Formula Fusion, the futuristic racer inspired by WipEout from R8 Games, crowdfunded through Kickstarter. (Read More)

[expletive] Get in!! Greenlit in just over 5 days!

May 19th - via:
Right you amazing people! This has to be the biggest endorsement of our product (and our hard work) so far. It also means we can go out onto the biggest store in the world and take it to early access at the end of July. All money will be used to... (Read More)

Your Exclusive Kickstarter Skin!

May 16th - via:
For everyone with pledges that include the game. Hero = you.  Thanks, Team R8.   (Read More)

1 Week Countdown..

May 15th - via:
Hi everyone!  The big update we promised was to bring you some news about a deal we had been working on – this was a distribution deal (not a publishing deal) that would have put us straight onto the Steam Storefront – but at a cost. We have... (Read More)


May 13th - via:
Hi everyone, please help us in our quest to deliver this great game to your door.  We are putting plans in motion now. We have officially gone onto Steam Greenlight. This means that we can work towards an Early Access version at the end of July -... (Read More)

Update on Update

May 7th - via:
Hi everyone, Mixed reactions to the prototype clip - which we expected. But it's good to have a base-line. We have spent a lot of our time creating tools to allow us to develop quickly and we are now in a great position to get the feeling just right.... (Read More)

Craft Handling Glimpse - Early Prototype

May 7th - via:
Greetings PilotsThis is the update you've been waiting for! Kinda...  Below is a video of an early prototype of the craft handling in the blockout that we featured a few days ago. Please bare in mind that... (Read More)

Our 'Prototype' Track (untextured blockout) from our Tech Demo.. Coming soon..!

May 6th - via:
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PC Backer Clarification..

May 5th - via:
... Just in case you wondered.. All PC Backers will receive Early Access Keys when available.   (Read More)

Aint nobody here but us chickens...

May 5th - via:
Hi everyone - I just wanted to post an update to let you know where we are with things. Don't worry - we haven't run to the hills!  So - as you know, we are working on getting some gameplay to you, and yes, we know we should have added some more to... (Read More)

Our Big Clear Update!

April 30th - via:
Greetings PilotsIt has been an amazing 7 days for the Kickstarter. We’re 75% of the way there and we still have over 3 weeks to go! You guys are amazing and this has been a great experience, both as a learning experience (where we got things wrong)... (Read More)

Our Story and how Formula Fusion was born!

April 30th - via:
The formation of R8 Games In 2000 Sony finally dissolved the publishing portion of Psygnosis by merging it into Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. Only a year later the Psygnosis branding eventually disappeared along with that famous owl logo... (Read More)

R8 Games Seeking Kickstarter Funding For Formula Fusion

April 30th - via:
You may remember a good while ago we wrote about R8 Games plans to make a WipEout inspired anti-gravity racing game. Well, now the developer is seeking funding on Kickstarter and, judging by the low amount they’re seeking for the project, they mean business. (Read More)

Wipeout In All But Name: Formula Fusion Kickstarter

April 27th - via:
Formula Fusion is a new anti-gravity futureracing game, made by a studio including folks who worked on Wipeout 3, with pretty bits designed by Wipeout prettybit designers The Designers Republic, and music from folks including Wipeout musicman CoLD SToRAGE. It wants to be a new Wipeout, and a new Wipeout is an exciting prospect (Read More)

The R8 Games Team

April 25th - via:
Getting to know the R8 TeamAs a team we have been snatching development time from many different sources. Due to the sensitive nature of where we are right now and the fact that we aren't a fully established studio yet, it is hard to specify the full... (Read More)

Gameplay 'teaser' announcement.

April 25th - via:
Thanks for your support so far! Onwards and upwards! We will post up some early gameplay footage at the end of next week - including craft behavior and footage from the prototype track.  The prototype will be available for the TPP members to play... (Read More)

Formula Fusion is WipEout Reinvented

April 24th - via:
Formula Fusion is a lightning quick anti-grav racer in the vein of WipEout that's now crowdfunding on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Crazy 24 Hours!

April 23rd - via:
24 Hours in and we're already over 1/3 of the way to our goal!  Its been crazy for so far but the amount of support and feedback we've gotten is amazing.Yes there were some rather large oversights that have come up in the feedback and they were... (Read More)

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