DescriptionA slight change from the normal excessive number of F1 games out there, Spirit of Speed 1937 was an attempt to put you into the driving seat of some of the oldest, and well known, racing cars of the early-century. Take control of one of the 1930s cars and race it out around tracks, many of which are no longer available for professional competitive racing. The game is a single player race around historic tracks in a single race or a full circuit.
- "The Spirit of Speed" -- In-game title
Part of the Following Groups
|Plays like a game from 1937.||will.i.am (1089)|
|HappyPuppy||Aug 01, 2000||6.5 out of 10||65|
|Video Games||Aug, 2000||57 out of 100||57|
|Gaming Age||Sep 05, 2004||C||50|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Aug 10, 2000||7 out of 20||35|
|Mega Fun||Aug, 2000||32 out of 100||32|
|Futuregamez.net||Jul 19, 2000||29 out of 100||29|
|IGN||Jul 11, 2000||2.2 out of 10||22|
|Gamezone (Germany)||Apr 27, 2001||2 out of 10||20|
|GameSpot||Aug 15, 2000||1.9 out of 10||19|
|Planet Dreamcast||Aug 05, 2000||1 out of 10||10|
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TriviaWhile the LJN Entertainment brand was mainly used by Acclaim Entertainment to get around Nintendo's limitation on the total number of titles a single publisher could release on the NES, it was brought back specifically for the release of this game. Why they did that, however, is still unknown.
Related Web Sites
- Spirit of Speed 1937 (official website)
- IGCD Internet Game Cars Database (Game page on IGCD, a database that tries to archive vehicles found in video games.)
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