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

"Captain Speaking" (Windows)

"Captain Speaking" Screenshots

Windows version

"Captain Speaking" Windows Captain Speaking makes use of the Adventure Text Display module. It appears when the simulator is first loaded and can be a bit of a surprise.

Captain Speaking makes use of the Adventure Text Display module. It appears when the simulator is first loaded and can be a bit of a surprise.

"Captain Speaking" Windows The player must first load the simulator and then select a flight from the library. All Captain Speaking flight sbegin with CS

The player must first load the simulator and then select a flight from the library. All Captain Speaking flight sbegin with CS

"Captain Speaking" Windows After choosing the flight the corresponding Adventure must also be selected

After choosing the flight the corresponding Adventure must also be selected

"Captain Speaking" Windows The Captain Speaking Adventures are filed in the flight simulator's library under 'Other'

The Captain Speaking Adventures are filed in the flight simulator's library under 'Other'

"Captain Speaking" Windows The Adventures have pre-flight briefings in English,  German & French

The Adventures have pre-flight briefings in English, German & French

"Captain Speaking" Windows Once selected the Adventure must be loaded by the simulator. A message at the top of the screen shows this is in progress.

Once selected the Adventure must be loaded by the simulator. A message at the top of the screen shows this is in progress.

"Captain Speaking" Windows The player is first given the option of two airlines. This does not affect the chosen plane or its livery just the ATC conversations

The player is first given the option of two airlines. This does not affect the chosen plane or its livery just the ATC conversations

"Captain Speaking" Windows There's also a choice of languages. Sometimes these can be the same, however the options result in different voices being used.

There's also a choice of languages. Sometimes these can be the same, however the options result in different voices being used.

"Captain Speaking" Windows The flight between Marseilles & Bordeaux is in a turboprop plane. Here the languages available, and the airlines, are different.

The flight between Marseilles & Bordeaux is in a turboprop plane. Here the languages available, and the airlines, are different.

"Captain Speaking" Windows These messages are displayed via the Adventure Text Display module. Its window is supressed via a manu option. Here it's saying that to start the player must press CTRL/W

These messages are displayed via the Adventure Text Display module. Its window is supressed via a manu option. Here it's saying that to start the player must press CTRL/W

"Captain Speaking" Windows Whatever plane is being flown the pilot will make heavy use of their radio stack, here the frequency is being changed to the ATC frequency that gives clearance for take-off

Whatever plane is being flown the pilot will make heavy use of their radio stack, here the frequency is being changed to the ATC frequency that gives clearance for take-off