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Ignition (DOS)

Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
76
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
MobyScore
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Description

Ignition is an action packed racing game viewed from above and slightly behind the player. The cars on offer range from police car and VW Beetle to school bus and truck, each of which has its own strengths and weaknesses - trying to win with the bus, which involves blocking everyone behind the hideously slow vehicle for 3 laps, is perhaps the ultimate challenge.

Initially there are 5 tracks available, with practice and single race modes as well as full championship at 3 levels - winning each of the first 2 levels unlocks an extra track. They all have hazards running through them, and sections where you must make a split-second choice between the safer route and the risky but potentially rewarding one. Multiplayer can be done via network or by split-screen - in a break with convention the screen is split vertically rather than horizontally.

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There are 20 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Fun Tracks" -- French title
  • "Bleifuss Fun" -- German title

User Reviews

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The Press Says

PC Jeux Oct, 1997 88 out of 100 88
Gamesmania 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Play Oct, 1997 75 out of 100 75
GameStar (Germany) Oct, 1997 72 out of 100 72
PC Games (Germany) Oct, 1997 70 out of 100 70
The DOS Spirit Dec 23, 2009 3.5 out of 6 58

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robotriot (8641) added Ignition (DOS) on Jan 28, 2000
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