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Description

For those who can remember the cartoon series, this will be a blast from the past. Choose from all your favourite characters including Peter Perfect, Penelope Pitstop and, of course, Dick Dastardly and Muttley, and wind your way through cartoon like environments in the familiar vehicles of each character. Simply get to the end of the race first to open up new tracks, and use weapons to pick off the rest of the cast, and aid your progress.

Screenshots

Wacky Races PlayStation Penelope Pitstop's Compact Pussycat is about to be surpassed by the Gruesome Twosome's Creepy Coupe!
Wacky Races PlayStation Driving his Army Surplus Special, Sergeant Blast attempts to get Creepy Coupe's current 3rd place...
Wacky Races Game Boy Color Language selection
Wacky Races Game Boy Color Fog in Michigan

Alternate Titles

  • "Wacky Races Starring Dastardly and Muttley" -- UK Release
  • "Wacky Races: Autorennen Total" -- German title
  • "Los Autos Locos" -- Spanish title
  • "Les Fous Du Volant prĂ©sentent Satanas et Diabolo" -- French PlayStation 2 title
  • "Les Fous Du Volant" -- French title
  • "Corrida Maluca" -- Brazilian title
  • "Corri con Dastadly e Muttley" -- Italian title
  • "Chiki Chiki Machine Mou Race" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

An underrated gem -- in my top 3 Funnest, Most Playable DC Games Dreamcast MagFram (43)
This is the reason I bought a Dreamcast. Dreamcast Courtland Funke (45)
This is some pretty neat stuff right here. PlayStation 2 CKeen The Great (142)

Critic Reviews

Gamezilla Dreamcast Oct 04, 2000 91 out of 100 91
Total! (Germany) Game Boy Color Aug, 2000 1.75 out of 6 85
IGN Dreamcast Jul 05, 2000 8.4 out of 10 84
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Dreamcast Feb 26, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Video Games Game Boy Color Jul, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot Dreamcast Jun 28, 2000 7.8 out of 10 78
Consoles Plus PlayStation 2 Jul, 2001 75 out of 100 75
Jeuxvideo.com Dreamcast Jul 24, 2000 15 out of 20 75
PC Zone Windows Aug 13, 2001 5 out of 10 50
The Video Game Critic Dreamcast Jul 24, 2010 D 25

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Trivia

Sadly, this PC version doesn't include toon shading used in the Dreamcast version, and in Sega's Jet Grind Radio. Toon shading makes the characters stand out from the backgrounds with stronger shadings around the character or vehicle, giving it a more hand drawn look like the real thing.

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