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Empire Climb is a race track located in Nova State City. It only appears in Wipeout 2048.


Empire Climb is the first track where newcomers will be introduced to the world of Anti-Gravity Racing. The landmark in this track is the supertall skyscraper where racers climb up on the Mag-Strip then back down.

Skillcut Locations[]

  • Veer left after the long first corner.
  • Veer left before the left-hand corner that leads to the Mag-Strip section.


  • "Police Caution ~ Heavy Traffic"



  • The "supertall skyscraper" in this track resembles the Empire State Building, a one-time tallest building in the world, and currently the fourth tallest building in the United States.
    • The word "Empire" in the track name itself is very likely a reference to the building.
  • A section of this track is shared with Queens Mall.