User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Karting Grand Prix (Amiga)

Karting Grand Prix Amiga Title Screen

MISSING COVER

54
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

With 8 circuits to race on against 2 opponents (one of which can also be human-controlled), this racing game is viewed from above and resembles Super Sprint and early budget-price imitations such as Grand Prix Simulator. Tracks can be raced in the wet, dry or on ice - don't forget to alter the tyre selection to suit. Contact with other cars weakens these tyres and can eventually cause punctures. Each race is of a varying number of laps depending on the track's length and complexity. Sound effects have been sampled, giving the game a realistic sound unusual at the time.

Screenshots

Karting Grand Prix Amiga Track 1
Karting Grand Prix Amiga Title Screen
Karting Grand Prix Amiga Track 3
Karting Grand Prix Amiga Main Menu and Track Selection

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Oct, 1988 840 out of 1000 84
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Apr, 1988 844 out of 1000 84
Happy Computer Mar, 1988 63 out of 100 63
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Mar, 1988 5.6 out of 12 47
The Games Machine (UK) Mar, 1988 40 out of 100 40
Amiga Power Jul, 1991 30 out of 100 30
Zzap! Apr, 1988 28 out of 100 28

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)

Martin Smith (63136) added Karting Grand Prix (Amiga) on Mar 24, 2005
Other platforms contributed by Agamenon3 (3264), Kabushi (126305) and Martin Smith (63136)