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

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing (Windows)

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Screenshots

Windows version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The splash screen

The splash screen

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows Menu screen.

Demo version

Menu screen.

Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The player's controls

Demo version

The player's controls

Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows Preparing to ski. In the demo version there is only one course available

Preparing to ski. In the demo version there is only one course available

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows All racers start in the hut at the top of the mountain.

demo version

All racers start in the hut at the top of the mountain.

demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows There are different camera angles. This is the player's point of view. The map in the lower left is surprisingly useful
Demo version

There are different camera angles. This is the player's point of view. The map in the lower left is surprisingly useful Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows This shows the distant view, useful when skiing down twisty courses. 

Demo version

This shows the distant view, useful when skiing down twisty courses.

Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The default point of view

Demo version

The default point of view

Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The player will see a lot of this as they learn the game. It is surprisingly easy to miss a gate.
Demo version

The player will see a lot of this as they learn the game. It is surprisingly easy to miss a gate. Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The falls are not spectacular and are rather repetitive.
Once a run has been disqualified the message stays on screen, the clock stops too.
Demo version

The falls are not spectacular and are rather repetitive. Once a run has been disqualified the message stays on screen, the clock stops too. Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The finish line is in sight but where are the crowds?
The game does not draw such objects until the player is really close
Demo version

The finish line is in sight but where are the crowds? The game does not draw such objects until the player is really close Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows Just a little way further down the slope than in the previous screen shot and the stadium appears
Demo version

Just a little way further down the slope than in the previous screen shot and the stadium appears Demo version

Front Page Sports: Ski Racing Windows The end of a run and the skier pounds the ground in frustration at being disqualified, again.
Demo version

The end of a run and the skier pounds the ground in frustration at being disqualified, again. Demo version