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Tank Racer (Windows)

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Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.

User Reviews

Very funny tank-shooting game Luc Brouwer (2) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

Our Users Say

Category Description User Score
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 3.0
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 2.6
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 2.3
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 2.6
Overall User Score (6 votes) 2.6

Critic Reviews

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Power Unlimited
Tank Racer is een vette racegame. Niet zoals Gran Turismo of Need for Speed of zo, maar met een hoge dosis surrealisme en humor. De controls zijn prima en vooral de multiplayer aktie is cool.
Svenska PC Gamer
Det är faktiskt så att kombinationen mellan ett snurrande kanontorn och skjutande, bromsande med handbroms och andra underliga manövrar, gör det hela ganska svårt, men inte överdrivet.
I'd be interested to know if indeed this initially was a tank combat/racing sim or if it was just a pretty crappy racing sim in dire need of something different. I don't know, but theres one thing for sure if you need a game that this one tries to be, go buy RollCage. Now I think I'll go run over a 2D Cow, for old time's sake.
PC Player (Germany)
Panzer müssen rollen für den Sieg, und daran ist zumindest hier absolut nichts Bedenkliches - es sei denn, man wäre aus Prinzip gegen Rennspiele. Leider wurden die guten Ansätze von Tank Racer nicht ausgenutzt. Gegner durch gezielten Beschuß zu einem Fehler zu zwingen, macht Spaß, aber wenn man dann selber an der Reihe ist, ohne sich wehren zu können (nur der Computer kann nach hinten schießen), überwiegt das Frustpotential. Die nicht immer ganz genaue Steuerung erhöht das noch. Wer germe Rennpanzer in seiner Sammlung hat, darf zugreifen, Kriegsdienstverweigerer konzentrieren sich lieber auf einen Konkurrenztitel.
The game is still just a repackaging of so many other racing titles. There's some original thought here but not enough to make the game deserve much attention. If there had been more weapons like the UFO thing, then the game could've been a lot zanier. I don't know about you, but zany sells in my neighborhood. I think they tried to make this a slightly comical game anyway-the theme park track is a good example. If more attention had been placed on those aspects, this game would be unique and maybe even a little more fun. Not for the sake of the gameplay, but for the concept behind it.
Game Over Online
Tank Racer is yet another lame attempt at making a racing game fun for the whole family. There is nothing to this game besides driving and shooting tanks that are invulnerable to your every attack.