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Scorcher (DOS)

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Scorcher is a futuristic racing game by Scavenger. In dark post-war-looking decors, you race against a couple of opponents driving in a spherical racer. You can pick up special triangles to gain speed powerups.

The graphics support resolutions up to 640x480.


Scorcher DOS Entering a tunnel
Scorcher DOS Zyrinx,  the game's developers
Scorcher DOS Must have enough speed up to avoid falling off this loop
Scorcher DOS The tricky 6th track

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The Press Says

Pelit Apr, 1997 77 out of 100 77
Power Play Apr, 1997 56 out of 100 56
PC Joker Apr, 1997 52 out of 100 52
PC Player (Germany) Apr, 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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Scorcher is one of the last games released by Scavenger. Some months later it closed its doors, even though they had some great incoming games.

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Erwin Bergervoet (301) added Scorcher (DOS) on Jan 08, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Jack Lightbeard (2653) and Terok Nor (19554)