Vangers

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Description

You must drive your Mechos (i.e. car) about and through the realms, fulfilling quests essentially in the name of curiosity; the more successful you are the more you discover about the world in which you live. Specifically, you play a Lostie struggling within the World Chain to gain Dominance and knowledge under the concerned cynical eyes of your paternal wardens, the Eleepods. And so out you go racing in a Mecho, a Vanger warrior shuttling precious Phlegma, Nymbos, and Cirt from one forsaken corner of the realm to the next while gunning down the competition.

Screenshots

Vangers Windows Title screen
Vangers Windows After a while, firepower becomes a needed commodity
Vangers Windows Purchasing cargo
Vangers Windows In some parts, Mechos leave trails in the dirt

Alternate Titles

  • "Вангеры" -- Russian spelling
  • "Vangers: One for the Road" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Sep, 1998 79 out of 100 79
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Oct, 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
IGN Windows Aug 18, 1998 6.7 out of 10 67
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows Jul 13, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamesmania.de Windows 1998 60 out of 100 60
PC Action Windows Aug 19, 1998 55 out of 100 55
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug, 1998 54 out of 100 54
Computer Games Magazine Windows Aug 26, 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot Windows Aug 11, 1998 4.8 out of 10 48
Game Revolution Windows Sep 01, 1998 D 25

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Trivia

Extras

The box contains the CD-ROM, the Vangers Manual/Reference (within it 'A Vangers Diary'), and a map of the first world 'Fostral'. This map is very long; the width/height ratio is 1/7.5. One can clearly see the horizontal tiling of the playing area.

Awards

  • PC Player (Germany)
    • Issue 01/1999 - The Wodka Award

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