User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Drop! 2 (Windows)

Drop! 2 Screenshots

Windows version

Drop! 2 Windows The install process puts eGames' 'Game Butler' onto the players machine and it is from here that Drop! 2 and the bonus game are run

The install process puts eGames' 'Game Butler' onto the players machine and it is from here that Drop! 2 and the bonus game are run

Drop! 2 Windows The game's menu. Note the change in name to 'Drop Extreme'

The game's menu. Note the change in name to 'Drop Extreme'

Drop! 2 Windows There's a very thorough tutorial to this game that explains the absolute basics

There's a very thorough tutorial to this game that explains the absolute basics

Drop! 2 Windows Each game starts with a summary like this

Each game starts with a summary like this

Drop! 2 Windows In most of the games the player can only exchange two drops horizontally. When three or more of the same colour are lined up, horizontally or vertically, they disappear

In most of the games the player can only exchange two drops horizontally. When three or more of the same colour are lined up, horizontally or vertically, they disappear

Drop! 2 Windows Normally the drops fall at a steady pace but occasionally there's a Drop Storm where lots arrive at the same time. Drop Storms occur in all four game variants.

Normally the drops fall at a steady pace but occasionally there's a Drop Storm where lots arrive at the same time. Drop Storms occur in all four game variants.

Drop! 2 Windows The game ends when one columns reaches the top of the play area. That's what has happened here and a high score has been achieved

The game ends when one columns reaches the top of the play area. That's what has happened here and a high score has been achieved

Drop! 2 Windows The high score table for this game

The high score table for this game

Drop! 2 Windows This is the RELOADED game. The object is to remove the star blocks to advance to the next level. Gameplay though is the same as in other games.

This is the RELOADED game. The object is to remove the star blocks to advance to the next level. Gameplay though is the same as in other games.

Drop! 2 Windows This is a shot of the VERTICAL game. Gameplay is the same as in all other games but here only adjacent vertical drops can be swapped

This is a shot of the VERTICAL game. Gameplay is the same as in all other games but here only adjacent vertical drops can be swapped

Drop! 2 Windows The GOLD game features special drops that will clear the board entirely or of a specific coloured drop. It also features stone drops that cannot be swapped and steel drops that cannot be removed

The GOLD game features special drops that will clear the board entirely or of a specific coloured drop. It also features stone drops that cannot be swapped and steel drops that cannot be removed

Drop! 2 Windows This is from the GOLD variant.
In the bottom right is a stone drop that cannot be moved.
The falling crystal drop will remove all green drops from the game area

This is from the GOLD variant. In the bottom right is a stone drop that cannot be moved. The falling crystal drop will remove all green drops from the game area

Drop! 2 Windows A shot from the GOLD variant. If the selected GOLD drop can be moved to the bottom of the screen then all drops will be removed from the game area

A shot from the GOLD variant. If the selected GOLD drop can be moved to the bottom of the screen then all drops will be removed from the game area

Drop! 2 Windows A shot from the GOLD variant. 
Eventually the steel drops build up and swamp the play area

A shot from the GOLD variant. Eventually the steel drops build up and swamp the play area