Monster Truck Madness (Windows)

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Description

Microsoft moved beyond Minesweeper and other windowed games after publishing Windows 95, and this was one of their first games, and one of the first to natively support Direct3D. The chaotic world of Monster Truck racing, with its huge jumps and wild slides, provides the basis. It offers straight racing with dirt track, circuit and drag modes, as well as specific challenges such as jumping over cars.

The goal is pretty much the same as in any racing game, except you have the option to stray very far from the tracks and find your own shortcuts. You have a selection of eight trucks to handle, and setting them up to suit the track is vital. Also included is multiplayer support, for modem, LAN and internet.

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Monster Truck Madness Windows Aerial view.
Monster Truck Madness Windows Ghost Town
Monster Truck Madness Windows At the starting line
Monster Truck Madness Windows It's just like the Dukes of Hazzard.

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User Reviews

Take a classic racing game and throw in real monster trucks Angry Hammerite (75) 4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars
Monster Truck Arcade Racing at its best MojoHelperMonkey (39) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars

Critic Reviews

Gamezilla 1996 88 out of 100 88
PC Player (Denmark) 1996 87 out of 100 87
Game Revolution Jun 05, 2004 B+ 83
High Score Nov, 1996 4 out of 5 80
PC Games (Germany) Oct, 1996 76 out of 100 76
GameSpot Sep 26, 1996 7.4 out of 10 74
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Games Dec, 1996 B- 67
Gamesmania.de 1996 65 out of 100 65
World Village (Gamer's Zone) 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Zovni (9330) added Monster Truck Madness (Windows) on Nov 04, 2000