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Big Red Racing (Windows)

73
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.8
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

A diverse arcade racing game with 16 different vehicles (not just cars, but also boats, trucks, spacecraft, and helicopters) to race. There are 24 circuits across 7 distinct terrains such as dirt, inner city and a futuristic sci-fi setting. Multiplayer games can be split-screen, modem or network based. In addition to a yoof-style soundtrack, audio commentary is on offer. The appearance of your vehicle can be customised, and the action viewed from multiple camera angles.

Screenshots

There are no Windows screenshots for this game.

There are 15 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Big Red Racing: Una auténtica demencia para hasta 6 jugadores !" -- Spanish tag-lined title
  • "Big Red Racing: Off-Road Mayhem for up to SIX players !" -- Tag-lined title

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User Reviews

Truly bizarre and not so great. Tomer Gabel (4394) 2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars
Great for playing multiplayer online. A favorite back in the Mplayer.com days ;o) Toastt (3) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

The Press Says

FZ Dec 09, 2006 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Coming Soon Magazine Aug 15, 1996 88 out of 100 88
The DOS Spirit Dec 24, 2012 4.5 out of 6 75
GameSpot Jun 27, 1996 7.5 out of 10 75
World Village (Gamer's Zone) 1997 4 out of 5 25

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Trivia

Re-release

The CD soundtrack is completely missing from the re-packaged version currently being sold for $9 by Sonoma MultiMedia.

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Trixter (8740) added Big Red Racing (Windows) on Mar 21, 1999
Other platforms contributed by Trixter (8740)