Trax (Game Boy)

Trax Game Boy Japanese title screen


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Trax is a side scrolling shoot'em up game that put you in command of a tiny tank in some classic action levels. Pitting your tankmanship against a villainous tank master who is creating machine of destruction that has taken over the land.

You can fire from multiple angles but due to the control limitations of the Game Boy, your vehicle can only turn his turret clockwise.

There are a few power ups which increase your weapons like explosive cannonballs, multi-direction shots or anti-armor shells.

The game also features some boss fights as you progress through the game's several different environments, forest, desert, cave, city, and tank factory.


Trax Game Boy Terrifying clown boss. o____o
Trax Game Boy This powerup results in your shots firing in two directions.
Trax Game Boy The giant tank fortress.
Trax Game Boy There goes that tripping robot! Looks like he may just want a hug.

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Alternate Titles

  • "突撃!ポンコツタンク" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Totsugeki! Ponkotsu Tank" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Play Time Dec, 1991 81 out of 100 81
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Apr, 1991 7.6 out of 12 63
Video Games Jul, 1992 59 out of 100 59


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bixente (110) added Trax (Game Boy) on Aug 11, 2013