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Description

Detroit puts you in the year 1908, and you are the President of an upstart car company. You will build and design cutting-edge automobiles, take care of finances and promote your products with marketing campaigns. Vintage car lovers will really enjoy the game, as it includes many classic car designs, all of which you can modify to your heart's content. As time goes by, new technologies will become available, and the industry will evolve with faster and safer cars. Competition, of course, will become tougher as your competitors catch up to your technological advantages. You must then think globally -- open new factories overseas, and think of how to segment your market with different car models that do not cannibalize each other's sales.

Screenshots

Detroit DOS Design
Detroit Amiga This is your factory
Detroit Amiga Detroit second Title screen (AGA version)
Detroit DOS Research

Promo Images

Detroit Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Rüsselsheim" -- German Title

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Critic Reviews

The DOS Spirit DOS May 28, 2007 5 out of 6 83
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1994 81 out of 100 81
PC Joker DOS Jun, 1994 80 out of 100 80
Play Time DOS Jul, 1994 70 out of 100 70
Play Time Amiga Oct, 1994 68 out of 100 68
PC Games (Germany) DOS Jul, 1994 60 out of 100 60
High Score DOS Jul, 1994 3 out of 5 60
Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Aug 12, 1994 58 out of 100 58
PC Player (Germany) DOS Jul, 1994 48 out of 100 48
Score DOS Aug, 1994 40 out of 100 40

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Trivia

German version

The German title is Rüsselsheim - this is the city where the popular German car manufacturer Opel has its headquarters.

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 02/1995 – #3 Best Simulation in 1994 (Readers' Vote)

Contributed to by Andrew Hartnett (2292) and Martin Smith (66862)