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Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing (Commodore 64)

Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing Commodore 64 Title screen.

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Description

Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing is a racing game in which the player uses a power boat to race against four AI opponents. There are various aspects to keep track of during a race, like avoiding overheating the motors or a steady adjustment of the trim. During the race it may be needed to stop and conduct repairs on the ship due to contact with the opponents or the environment. However, it is important that the player took repair parts and fuel (which can be chosen after the qualifying race) with them. There are six courses and an editor to create more.

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Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing Commodore 64 Prepare your boat.
Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing Commodore 64 On your marks!
Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing Commodore 64 Menu screen.
Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing Commodore 64 Experience.

Alternate Titles

  • "Powerboat USA: Offshore Superboat Racing" -- European title
  • "Powerboat U.S.A.: Offshore Superboat Racing" -- Alternate European title spelling

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The Press Says

Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1990 64 out of 100 64
The Games Machine (UK) Jul, 1990 56 out of 100 56
Power Play Jun, 1990 48 out of 100 48
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jun, 1990 31 out of 100 31

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Patrick Bregger (115734) added Heat Wave: Offshore Superboat Racing (Commodore 64) on Jan 06, 2012
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