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Chase H.Q.

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Description

As an undercover agent of Chase Headquarters, your job is to patrol the streets and track down five criminals. You are given a mission briefing before you start which gives information on the suspect and what car they drive. Then you drive across the city without crashing into other cars, and catch up with the criminal's car. To arrest the suspects, you must keep bumping into their car until it is no longer functional. And you have to do this under a strict time limit. You can't afford to crash into cars or buildings or you waste time getting on the road again.

However, once you've caught up with your suspect, you are given more time. Your car is also equipped with turbo boosts, which you can use to gain extra speed if you are way behind the criminal. Each arrest is based on a "suspicion".


Screenshots

Chase H.Q. SEGA Master System Title
Chase H.Q. Amstrad CPC Title
Chase H.Q. Arcade Title Screen.
Chase H.Q. TurboGrafx-16 Arrest screen

Alternate Titles

  • "Taito Presents Chase H.Q." -- US Game Boy title
  • "Taito Chase H.Q." -- Console title
  • "タイトーチェイスH.Q." -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Let's go, Mr. Driver, to the bin Commodore 64 *Katakis* (37805)
Get from A to B then Bang! Arcade FatherJack (39395)

The Press Says

Amiga Joker Amiga Dec, 1989 76 out of 100 76
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 1990 700 out of 1000 70
Zzap! Commodore 64 Feb, 1990 53 out of 100 53
Nintendo Magasinet (Sweden) Game Boy Aug, 1991 2.5 out of 5 50
Gamers (Germany) Game Gear Aug, 1992 7 out of 15 47
Mean Machines Game Boy Mar, 1991 42 out of 100 42
Nintendo Life Wii Jul 29, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 40
Game Zero Game Boy Sep, 1992 32.5 out of 100 32
Nintendo Land Game Boy 2003 30 out of 100 30
Retro Gamer Commodore 64 Jun, 2004 12 out of 100 12

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Trivia

Awards

  • EMAP Golden Joystick Awards 1990 (published by ACE #33, 1990/6)
    • Winner Best 8-Bit Soundtrack

Contributed to by FatherJack (39395), Sciere (251677), Kabushi (121978), Martin Smith (63162), Freeman (16858), gamewarrior (5065) and *Katakis* (37805)