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Continental Circus (Commodore 64)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.

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Our Users Say

Category Description MobyScore
AI How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be 1.8
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 2.5
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 2.2
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 3.8
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 2.8
Story / Presentation The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed 2.2
Overall MobyScore (4 votes) 2.5

The Press Says

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Computer and Video Games (CVG)
Continental Circus is another tempting opportunity to became a Formula One driving fiend. Based on Taito's massive 'real' 3D coin-op, this obviously doesn't have the same graphical quality of the coin-op (the 3D effect and the sprites are a bit ropey), but it's still surprisingly playable, if you're on the lookout for a cheapy road racer you could do a lot worse.
The Games Machine (UK)
Sadly worst of the four versions reviewed here, the sonics are reasonable, but the graphics are pretty naff. Garish blocky sprites do their utmost to hobble around the tracks, but the action sadly fails to spark any form of excitement in the player. Take a good took at this version before considering purchase.
Computer and Video Games (CVG)
The graphics and sound do little to emulate the coin-op, and it's far too easy to complete.
Die Spielidee ist ebensowenig neu wie die Umsetzung derselben, Dem Sound und der grafischen Darstellung der acht Rennstrecken hätte etwas mehr Liebe zum Detail sicher gut getan. Was bleibt, ist ein Fahren gegen die Zeit und die Jagd nach dem High-Score. Nur was für Renn-Fanatiker.