Wacky Wheels

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Windows
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DOS
64
3.7
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Description

Racing at its "wacky-est"? Wacky Wheels is a go-kart racing game where you can play any of eight wacky animals. Each animal has its own colorful antics and animations, including a tiger, elephant, raccoon, panda, shark, and more. You can use a variety of special pick ups and power ups to use on your opponents. Featuring internet, null modem, and split screen modes to play your friends.

Screenshots

Wacky Wheels Windows You have to be among top three to qualify for the next race
Wacky Wheels DOS The last lap devil >:)
Wacky Wheels Windows Game options
Wacky Wheels Windows Two player car selection

Alternate Titles

  • "Wacky Kart" -- Working title

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User Reviews

It's for kids, and my kid loved it. DOS zeta thompson (45)
A damn fine game. DOS Tomer Gabel (4361)
Mario Kart for the pc, only without Mario.... YAY!!!! DOS Zovni (9329)

Critic Reviews

Coming Soon Magazine DOS Oct 31, 1995 81 out of 100 81
Génération 4 DOS Jan, 1995 74 out of 100 74
PC Player (Germany) DOS Feb, 1995 68 out of 100 68
PC Joker DOS Jan, 1995 67 out of 100 67
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) DOS Jan, 1995 8 out of 12 67
PC Fun DOS Nov, 1994 12 out of 20 60
The DOS Spirit DOS Dec 21, 2009 2 out of 6 33

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Trivia

According to Andy Edwardson, Wacky Wheels was the first game to introduce "RemoteRidicule", the ability to make a sound clip (often silly) on your opponent's computer during multiplayer gameplay. This feature however was popularized in Rise of the Triad released slightly later.

Related Web Sites

  • Phil's Wacky Wheels Page (You can find every Wacky Wheels cheat code, a way to jump over the walls, and lots of other information about Wacky Wheels.)
  • Wikipedia (open encyclopedia page about Wacky Wheels)
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