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Gallop Racer (PlayStation)

Gallop Racer Screenshots

PlayStation version

Gallop Racer PlayStation The game's start screen follows the usual display of company logos

The game's start screen follows the usual display of company logos

Gallop Racer PlayStation Starting a new game. Naturally the player must enter a name and here the format is fixed, it will start with an initial for the first name and then a capitalised second name

Starting a new game. Naturally the player must enter a name and here the format is fixed, it will start with an initial for the first name and then a capitalised second name

Gallop Racer PlayStation The second step in starting a new game is to create the jockey's colours. The sleeves, armbands, vest and stripe are all customisable

The second step in starting a new game is to create the jockey's colours. The sleeves, armbands, vest and stripe are all customisable

Gallop Racer PlayStation This is effectively the main menu. The Horse Shop is where new animals are acquired and Next Week is where the race calendar is viewed

This is effectively the main menu. The Horse Shop is where new animals are acquired and Next Week is where the race calendar is viewed

Gallop Racer PlayStation The Horse Shop. The player has just 10,000 points to spend

The Horse Shop. The player has just 10,000 points to spend

Gallop Racer PlayStation This is a horse that is up for sale. Nearly all the relevant statistics are available here, the square gives the player access to a graph  of something called Growth

This is a horse that is up for sale. Nearly all the relevant statistics are available here, the square gives the player access to a graph of something called Growth

Gallop Racer PlayStation The Main Menu has an System option in which the player can access a Save option and this screen where they can adjust the game's sound configuration

The Main Menu has an System option in which the player can access a Save option and this screen where they can adjust the game's sound configuration

Gallop Racer PlayStation Having bought a horse the player can select it. They then use the left/right buttons to scroll through the upcoming race weeks

Having bought a horse the player can select it. They then use the left/right buttons to scroll through the upcoming race weeks

Gallop Racer PlayStation These are the races taking place in week one. The cursor is on the top entry but this horse can only enter race three which is why that option is highlighted

These are the races taking place in week one. The cursor is on the top entry but this horse can only enter race three which is why that option is highlighted

Gallop Racer PlayStation Once horses have been entered into a race the 'Next Week' option changes to a 'Race' option.

Once horses have been entered into a race the 'Next Week' option changes to a 'Race' option.

Gallop Racer PlayStation These are the horses entered into the race. The player can scroll up and down the list to compare speed and stamina

These are the horses entered into the race. The player can scroll up and down the list to compare speed and stamina

Gallop Racer PlayStation All races start with an overview of the track like this. The view changes to show the horses in the starting gates

All races start with an overview of the track like this. The view changes to show the horses in the starting gates

Gallop Racer PlayStation The race begins. During the race the jockey's body becomes semi-transparent

The race begins. During the race the jockey's body becomes semi-transparent

Gallop Racer PlayStation A race in progress. The circle or square use the whip, depending on whether the jockey is right/left handed. L1/R1 rotate the players point of view

A race in progress. The circle or square use the whip, depending on whether the jockey is right/left handed. L1/R1 rotate the players point of view

Gallop Racer PlayStation The end of race results

The end of race results

Gallop Racer PlayStation By not finishing in the top positions the player lost money by entering this race

By not finishing in the top positions the player lost money by entering this race

Gallop Racer PlayStation The Main Menu has a Data option. This gives access to four screens which list the players performance, leading jockey's this season, game records and all Japan records

The Main Menu has a Data option. This gives access to four screens which list the players performance, leading jockey's this season, game records and all Japan records