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Stunts

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Description

Stunts (4D Sports Driving outside of US) is a 3D car racing simulation. The game contains a variety of cars, courses, and opponents to choose from. The game provides unusual stunt objects including loops, corkscrews and jumps. It is possible to watch races in instant replay from different camera angles. A track editor is included as well.

Screenshots

Stunts DOS Off the truck (sailboat on land?)
Stunts DOS Opponent Selection
Stunts DOS Replay - low bridge ahead
Stunts DOS Stunts Title Screen (CGA)

Alternate Titles

  • "4D Sports Driving" -- European title

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User Reviews

One of the best racing games DOS Emepol (1547)
Maybe not everyone liked it, but I did! DOS Olivier Masse (421)
Many great nights were spent playing this gem. DOS Brian Hirt (10014)
Might be the most addictive racer ever! DOS Rensch (203)
4D Sports Driving DOS Ashley Pomeroy (233)
Realistic? Not Really. Fun? You bet! DOS Chris Martin (1098)
Not terribly realistic, but fun all the same. DOS Trixter (8734)
Coming from the creators of the "Test Drive" catastrophe: A FABULOUS GAME!! DOS Jim Fun (222)
So much fun it's freaky! DOS MiG Attack (9)
Just Ok DOS Yeah Right (57)

The Press Says

The DOS Spirit DOS Dec 17, 2006 6 out of 6 100
Joystick (French) DOS Mar, 1991 96 out of 100 96
Polski Portal Amigowy Amiga Jan 10, 2009 95 out of 100 95
Datormagazin Amiga Mar 12, 1992 91 out of 100 91
Raze DOS Feb, 1991 91 out of 100 91
Retrogaming.it DOS Apr 04, 2008 9 out of 10 90
Tilt DOS Dec, 1990 17 out of 20 85
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Mar, 1992 84 out of 100 84
Power Play DOS Apr, 1991 77 out of 100 77
Amiga Action Amiga Mar, 1992 74 out of 100 74

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Trivia

An interesting, and also useful feature of Stunts is the ability to pause the game at any time... while driving of course, but also during the intro, at the main menu, or in the menus, in the track editor, anywhere really.

Related Web Sites

  • IGCD Internet Game Cars Database (Game page on IGCD, a database that tries to archive vehicles found in video games.)
  • Luke's 4D Sports Homepage (From the author: "I set up this site because a like the game and I wanted to provide the fans of 4D Sports Driving with a place to share their knowledge, thoughts, and achievements. Later I found out that there already is quite a bunch of websites doing exactly that but well, here's another one. " It's actually a very comprehensive site.)
  • Stunts 1.1 and 4D Sports Driving - A Comparison of Driving Speed (Alan Robinson's excellent comparison between all four versions of the game.)
  • Stunts Racetracks and Links (A site with custom tracks for Stunts, and lots of links to Stunts web pages.)
  • The Stunts Webring (A web ring for the Stunts game - links galore.)
  • The Swedish Stunts Team (Swedish site dedicated to Stunts.)
  • ZakStunts v8.0b (Fansite with an active community, competition events every months, new tracks, tips & tricks, new cars, replay uploads, rankings. statistics and other information on the game)
Contributed to by Andy Voss (1635), Martin Smith (63136) and Terok Nor (19023)