It's 199X, you're in the driver seat. As you
turn the key and hear the engine starting, a cassette plays on the stereo. The clear blue sky invites
you to escape, to explore a world of exotic landscapes and thrilling races. Step on the gas, choose your
path, drive across cities, mountains, deserts, forests, beaches — places from all over the world and
Slipstream is a racing game influenced and inspired by the OutRun series, SEGA games in general, Initial D, Vaporwave & Synthwave aesthetics and the spirit of 90s arcades. It uses a real pseudo3D engine to provide an authentic retro experience in a modern shell. After being funded via kickstarter in 2016 and delayed more times than the developer would like to admit, it was released independently for PC in 2018.
A new version of the game, rewritten from scratch, with new mechanics and improved AI, was released in late 2021 for PC, and published by BlitWorks in 2022 for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and 5, and Xbox One, Series S and Series X.
- Local Multiplayer up to 4 Players!
- Online Leaderboards.*
- Real Pseudo3D graphics & feel: just like the classics.
- 6 Game Modes: Grand Tour, Cannonball, Grand Prix, Single Race, Time Trial and Battle Royale.
- 5 Playable Cars.
- 20 Different Tracks, 4 Cups in Grand Prix mode.
- Visual Filters: CRT, NTSC and pixelated modes.
- 24 Achievements.
- Full Controller Support. * only available in the Steam and console versions.
Console Release Trailer (2022)
Original Release Trailer (2018)
Slipstream is now available for Switch, Xbox, PlayStation & PC!
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Slipstream - The Original Soundtrack
"It sounds like it's something you've heard in a dream, like you're not listening to it, but imagining. I guess all music is supposed to sound like that. Also I'm on weed and flu pills so I don't really know" - YouTube Comment