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Continental Circus

Continental Circus Screenshots

Amiga version

Continental Circus Amiga Continental Circus Title

Continental Circus Title

Continental Circus Amiga Best Players List

Best Players List

Continental Circus Amiga Course No.1 - Brazil

Course No.1 - Brazil

Continental Circus Amiga Starting Brazil GP

Starting Brazil GP

Continental Circus Amiga Engine smoking.

Engine smoking.

Continental Circus Amiga 2nd hit destroyed the formula one.

2nd hit destroyed the formula one.

Continental Circus Amiga Didn't Qualify

Didn't Qualify

Continental Circus Amiga Pitstop at Brazil GP

Pitstop at Brazil GP

Continental Circus Amiga Qualified

Qualified

Continental Circus Amiga Course No.2 - America

Course No.2 - America

Continental Circus Amiga Start at America GP

Start at America GP

Continental Circus Amiga Come on, where is the blue flag?

Come on, where is the blue flag?

Continental Circus Amiga Raining at America GP

Raining at America GP


Continental Circus Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC Title screen

Title screen

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC First course

First course

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC At the start line

At the start line

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC Advancing opponents

Advancing opponents

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC A dangerous curve

A dangerous curve

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC Ups... Game over

Ups... Game over

Continental Circus Amstrad CPC High scores

High scores


Continental Circus Screenshots

Arcade version

Continental Circus Arcade Title Screen.

Title Screen.

Continental Circus Arcade Ready to race.

Ready to race.

Continental Circus Arcade The circuit of Brazil.

The circuit of Brazil.

Continental Circus Arcade Start of the race.

Start of the race.

Continental Circus Arcade Overtake.

Overtake.

Continental Circus Arcade In the pits.

In the pits.

Continental Circus Arcade Keep going.

Keep going.

Continental Circus Arcade Crashed.

Crashed.


Continental Circus Screenshots

Atari ST version

Continental Circus Atari ST Title screen

Title screen

Continental Circus Atari ST The first race map

The first race map

Continental Circus Atari ST Is anyone else tempted to start early and run the bimbo over?

Is anyone else tempted to start early and run the bimbo over?

Continental Circus Atari ST And we're underway

And we're underway

Continental Circus Atari ST Made contact with another car

Made contact with another car

Continental Circus Atari ST This is what happens if you don't pit....

This is what happens if you don't pit....

Continental Circus Atari ST A spin followed by an explosion

A spin followed by an explosion

Continental Circus Atari ST My poor old-fashioned baby, you're out of time

My poor old-fashioned baby, you're out of time

Continental Circus Atari ST You get 5 continues though

You get 5 continues though

Continental Circus Atari ST About to restart the race,f rom the 91st place I'd achieved

About to restart the race,f rom the 91st place I'd achieved

Continental Circus Atari ST Pitstop required

Pitstop required

Continental Circus Atari ST I moved up to 80th, but didn't finish the course, so try again

I moved up to 80th, but didn't finish the course, so try again

Continental Circus Atari ST Mde it through to the checkered flag, but only just

Mde it through to the checkered flag, but only just

Continental Circus Atari ST Your final rank in one race carries over to the start of the next

Your final rank in one race carries over to the start of the next

Continental Circus Atari ST Making progress on race 2 in the USA

Making progress on race 2 in the USA

Continental Circus Atari ST Well inside that top 60 target so far

Well inside that top 60 target so far

Continental Circus Atari ST Needing to pit again

Needing to pit again

Continental Circus Atari ST Pulling onto pit road

Pulling onto pit road

Continental Circus Atari ST Out of time

Out of time


Continental Circus Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Continental Circus Commodore 64 Loading screen

Loading screen

Continental Circus Commodore 64 Viewing the next track

Viewing the next track

Continental Circus Commodore 64 About to start

About to start

Continental Circus Commodore 64 About to overtake another driver

About to overtake another driver

Continental Circus Commodore 64 Crashed

Crashed

Continental Circus Commodore 64 After collisions, you don't accelerate too well for a while

After collisions, you don't accelerate too well for a while

Continental Circus Commodore 64 Sharp turn

Sharp turn

Continental Circus Commodore 64 This doesn't look good...

This doesn't look good...

Continental Circus Commodore 64 About to pass a checkpoint

About to pass a checkpoint


Continental Circus Screenshots

MSX version

Continental Circus MSX Title screen

Title screen

Continental Circus MSX Options screen

Options screen

Continental Circus MSX Get ready...

Get ready...

Continental Circus MSX Accellerate...

Accellerate...

Continental Circus MSX Gear down in turns...

Gear down in turns...

Continental Circus MSX Game over. Continue?

Game over. Continue?

Continental Circus MSX In the pit

In the pit

Continental Circus MSX Spinning around after a collision

Spinning around after a collision


Continental Circus Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum Load screen and credits

Load screen and credits

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum Hi-score table. The game alternates between this and the game menu.

Hi-score table. The game alternates between this and the game menu.

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum The game menu. Action key definition takes place in the lower half of this screen

The game menu. Action key definition takes place in the lower half of this screen

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum The first circuit, Brazil. To progress the player must qualify higher than 80

The first circuit, Brazil. To progress the player must qualify higher than 80

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum About to start the qualifying lap. The pit bunny displays a sign saying '5 Secs' then sprints out of the way which is a nice touch

About to start the qualifying lap. The pit bunny displays a sign saying '5 Secs' then sprints out of the way which is a nice touch

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum The race has started. Nice to see some attempt at authentic scenery, i.e. the Christ of the Andes shape on the horizon

The race has started. Nice to see some attempt at authentic scenery, i.e. the Christ of the Andes shape on the horizon

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum Made contact with another car and took critical damage immediately. The other car will spin off the track and to correct the damage the car must make a pit stop

Made contact with another car and took critical damage immediately. The other car will spin off the track and to correct the damage the car must make a pit stop

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum There are many pit stops around the track, indicated by a 'P' sign. All the player has to do is stop here and the mechanics come out, fix the car, and even wave as the player leaves

There are many pit stops around the track, indicated by a 'P' sign. All the player has to do is stop here and the mechanics come out, fix the car, and even wave as the player leaves

Continental Circus ZX Spectrum The game helpfully indicates just how good / bad the lap was. Here the player failed to complete a lap

The game helpfully indicates just how good / bad the lap was. Here the player failed to complete a lap