1001 Video Games
The Arcade version of Buggy Boy
appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die
by General Editor Tony Mott.
ZX Spectrum version
In the ZX Spectrum version, hitting an obstacle, like for example a boulder, will cause your buggy to explode. In all other versions, including the arcade original, hitting an obstacle will just make the buggy roll over.
- October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)
- Amiga Power
- May 1991 (issue #00) - #78 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
- Commodore Force
- December 1993 (Issue 13) – #94 “Readers' Top 100”
- Commodore Format
- January 1991 (Issue 4) - listed in the A to Z of Classic Games article (Great)