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Nitro

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Amiga
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3.9
Atari ST
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3.6
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Description

A racing game in which four cars - up to three of them can be controlled by players - complete for the first place in over 20 levels.

These levels are divided into four themes, and a few of them are played at night: Although it's hard enough to tell which way to go in the eight-way-scrolling maps during the day, you're sure to hit many barriers and walls at night when only your headlights give you any clues about where to go.

Depending on how well you raced, you'll get money to upgrade your car - and you'll also need to refuel your car! There are three types of cars to choose from, and depending on what kind of terrain a level is on, making the right choice here can give you the edge.

Screenshots

Nitro Amiga During the Race
Nitro Atari ST Enter player(s) name and select car(s)
Nitro Amiga Postnuke Level
Nitro Amiga You can play at three !

User Reviews

Fans of top down racers, play this! Amiga Nakre Nakresson (70)

The Press Says

Atari ST User Atari ST Aug, 1991 92 out of 100 92
Amiga Action Amiga Jan, 1991 78 out of 100 78
Amiga Joker Amiga Dec, 1990 78 out of 100 78
Power Play Atari ST Jan, 1991 76 out of 100 76
Power Play Amiga Jan, 1991 76 out of 100 76
ST Format Atari ST Jan, 1991 41 out of 100 41

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Trivia

There is a demo playable on atari st release by psyclapse (psygnosis name in 87-88 after barbarian, before beast).

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On atari st, the scrolling in vertical (the scroll are multi-directional on amiga)
Contributed to by EboMike (3009) and Martin Smith (63156)