User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Loading screen. "They're two, they're four, they're six, they're eight."

Loading screen. "They're two, they're four, they're six, they're eight."

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Title screen. "Shunting trucks and hauling freight.
Red and green and brown and blue.
They're the really useful crew."

Title screen. "Shunting trucks and hauling freight. Red and green and brown and blue. They're the really useful crew."

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Choose easy or normal game

Choose easy or normal game

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Choose your task

Choose your task

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Take the tractor to the bridge.

Take the tractor to the bridge.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Starting out. CHOO-CHOO!

Starting out. CHOO-CHOO!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC There's where we go.

There's where we go.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC "Toby. Well, let's say, he's square."

"Toby. Well, let's say, he's square."

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC Finished the task

Finished the task

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Amstrad CPC I chose a task I had already completed.

I chose a task I had already completed.


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

Atari ST version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Loading picture

Loading picture

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Title screen

Title screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Menu: the main game and a Memory-mini game can be chosen

Menu: the main game and a Memory-mini game can be chosen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Main game: adjusting the difficulty

Main game: adjusting the difficulty

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST The mission (level) can be freely chosen

The mission (level) can be freely chosen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST I found the waggon with the cargo to deliver

I found the waggon with the cargo to deliver

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Collected a bonus and the next one is straight forward

Collected a bonus and the next one is straight forward

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Delivered the cargo. Mission accomplished.

Delivered the cargo. Mission accomplished.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST With opposing traffic on the tracks moving forward requires some planning

With opposing traffic on the tracks moving forward requires some planning

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST My planning failed...

My planning failed...

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Hi-score table

Hi-score table

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST Memory mini game can be played with two players or against the computer

Memory mini game can be played with two players or against the computer

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Atari ST I would not believe it is possible to beat a computer on Memory -- but it is programmed to false pick very often

I would not believe it is possible to beat a computer on Memory -- but it is programmed to false pick very often


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Title screen

Title screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Another title screen

Another title screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Mission selection

Mission selection

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Starting out

Starting out

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Watch out for other trains

Watch out for other trains

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Returning to the start after a crash

Returning to the start after a crash

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Time is running out

Time is running out

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Picked up a carriage

Picked up a carriage

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Here's my destination

Here's my destination

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 A rock on the track

A rock on the track

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Commodore 64 Mission accomplished

Mission accomplished


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

DOS version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Title Screen

Title Screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Start Screen

Start Screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Choosing your task

Choosing your task

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Ready to Go

Ready to Go

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Beware of the dead ends

Beware of the dead ends

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Trying to put the vehicle on your train

Trying to put the vehicle on your train

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS You can now go to the station

You can now go to the station

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Crowdy route, eh Thomas?

Crowdy route, eh Thomas?

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS What's the hurry?

What's the hurry?

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS One task is completed!

One task is completed!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Bonus Stage - Keep pressing enter to beat Thomas' friends in the race

Bonus Stage - Keep pressing enter to beat Thomas' friends in the race

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Menu for the Memory Game.

Menu for the Memory Game.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS You can have an 18 card game or a 12 card.

You can have an 18 card game or a 12 card.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends DOS Match Thomas' friends to win!

Match Thomas' friends to win!


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

Genesis version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Copyright screen

Copyright screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Title screen

Title screen

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis The controls are explained.

The controls are explained.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Choose one of the locomotives.

Choose one of the locomotives.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Some still need to be colored in.

Some still need to be colored in.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Choosing a name for my locomotive.

Choosing a name for my locomotive.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis There are three difficulty levels.

There are three difficulty levels.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis The three main game modes

The three main game modes

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis Racing another locomotive with balloons and candy on the tracks.

Racing another locomotive with balloons and candy on the tracks.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis I need to find two wagons and bring them back to the station.

I need to find two wagons and bring them back to the station.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Genesis I sure will!

I sure will!


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

SNES version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Hi, Thomas!

Hi, Thomas!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES I'll race you.

I'll race you.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES I hope poor James isn't hurt.

I hope poor James isn't hurt.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Percy and Thomas pull the mail on time.

Percy and Thomas pull the mail on time.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Well done, Percy, The Fat Controller is very pleased with us.

Well done, Percy, The Fat Controller is very pleased with us.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Hi, Bertie!

Hi, Bertie!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Thomas is about to take the corn to the mill to make the cornbread for muffins.

Thomas is about to take the corn to the mill to make the cornbread for muffins.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES I love cornbread muffins!

I love cornbread muffins!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES He's a really useful engine!

He's a really useful engine!

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES 1, 2, 3, don't you know how to count?

1, 2, 3, don't you know how to count?

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Harold is a helicopter, not a bus, or Toby's coach.

Harold is a helicopter, not a bus, or Toby's coach.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Duck is always #8

Duck is always #8

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends SNES Recycle It, Don't Trash It! It's the E.P.A!

Recycle It, Don't Trash It! It's the E.P.A!


Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum This splash screen appears very briefly

This splash screen appears very briefly

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Game credits and controller options. A little engine appears and buzzes around the screen while the game waits for a response

Game credits and controller options. A little engine appears and buzzes around the screen while the game waits for a response

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum There are two levels of difficulty, this is the screen that selects which the player wants. I chose the easy level.

There are two levels of difficulty, this is the screen that selects which the player wants. I chose the easy level.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Track selection. Each track is like a different mission. Use the left / right keys to rotate and point Thomas at the desired track.

Track selection. Each track is like a different mission. Use the left / right keys to rotate and point Thomas at the desired track.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum I chose the 'Timber' icon at the top left. This screen defines that task

I chose the 'Timber' icon at the top left. This screen defines that task

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum The game starts here. Its important to move quickly because other trains use this track and will crash into Thomas if he stays in one place too long

The game starts here. Its important to move quickly because other trains use this track and will crash into Thomas if he stays in one place too long

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum I'm on the next screen. Above me in the sidings is an 800 point bonus so I reverse to collect it

I'm on the next screen. Above me in the sidings is an 800 point bonus so I reverse to collect it

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Just as I take the road to the sidings for my bonus another train pulls into the station. Good job I moved quickly. I hope it does not follow me because in the sidings there's no escape.

Just as I take the road to the sidings for my bonus another train pulls into the station. Good job I moved quickly. I hope it does not follow me because in the sidings there's no escape.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Bonus collected, moving through screen 3 with a choice of two exits

Bonus collected, moving through screen 3 with a choice of two exits

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Onto screen 4. Looks like both exits from the previous screen join up here. There's another bonus to be had at the bottom of the screen where I pick up my cargo

Onto screen 4. Looks like both exits from the previous screen join up here. There's another bonus to be had at the bottom of the screen where I pick up my cargo

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Cargo collected. Waiting here until that train has passed.

Cargo collected. Waiting here until that train has passed.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Ooops! Didn't wait long enough.

Ooops! Didn't wait long enough.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Most collisions result in moving back a screen or three.

Most collisions result in moving back a screen or three.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Though he says two screens he actually put me back at the start. At least I still have my cargo.
This is the screen after the one on which I had my collision

Though he says two screens he actually put me back at the start. At least I still have my cargo. This is the screen after the one on which I had my collision

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Tye next screen has a bonus that's impossible to avoid because it's on a crossroads , or should that be crosstracks

Tye next screen has a bonus that's impossible to avoid because it's on a crossroads , or should that be crosstracks

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum five or six screens later, there's another bonus in the sidings that I'll have to backtrack for

five or six screens later, there's another bonus in the sidings that I'll have to backtrack for

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Arrived at the timber yard

Arrived at the timber yard

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum End of mission statement.
After this I'm taken back to the 'Select a Track' screen.

End of mission statement. After this I'm taken back to the 'Select a Track' screen.