New MobyGoal! We're aiming for 1,500 well documented Arcade games.

World Grand Prix (SEGA Master System)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


World Grand Prix has a simple premise: the player must race against the clock and computer-controlled Formula 1 opponents in a series of races. Along the way, the player will earn points to upgrade various aspects of his machine, including acceleration, top speed and handling. The game also includes a track editor, which allows players to create their own courses.


World Grand Prix SEGA Master System First course
World Grand Prix SEGA Master System Attempting a drive-by.
World Grand Prix SEGA Master System Title screen
World Grand Prix SEGA Master System Edit mode

Alternate Titles

  • "The Circuit" -- Japanese Release
  • "GP World" -- MSX in-game title
  • "ザ・サーキット" -- Japanese Spelling

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

The Press Says

Génération 4 1987 85 out of 100 85
Happy Computer Nov, 1986 84 out of 100 84
The Video Game Critic Jun 04, 2002 B 75
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Jul 23, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Tilt Dec, 1987 12 out of 20 60
VideoGame Mar, 1991 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Ash_1 (55) added World Grand Prix (SEGA Master System) on Dec 13, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Kohler 86 (7272) and koffiepad (10040)