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Speed Duel

Are you as old as me? You see I’ve recently turned 40, and I can feel time’s icy grip on my shoulder (and hairline)…

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Pole Position

Pole Position was a great arcade game, and as a small(ish) child I really loved it…

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Carmageddon

The original Carmageddon was released in 1997 by SCI, and cause quite a stir upon release…

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Power Drift

Power Drift blazed onto my humble C64 in 1989 via a free tape demo on the front cover of Zzap! magazine…

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BMX Racers

BMX bicycles were all the rage back in the eighties – mag wheels, dice dust-caps,mushroom grips, trick pegs, pad sets: all these elements and many more filled me with desire and wanton lust as a boy; none of these elements existed on my own rusty blue Raleigh Burner…

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Road Rash Jailbreak

Road Rash was one of my favourite games on the Mega Drive,a perfect blend of seat of your pants racing and crunching violence…

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Wipeout 2097

The first game i bought on the PS1 remains one of my faviroute games of all time…

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Kikstart 2

If you’re familiar with Trials HD on Xbox 360 Arcade, Motocross Maniacs on Game Boy or even Excitebike on NES (which pre dates this game by 3 years!)  then you can instantly understand the style and skills required for this rather brilliant game…
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Driver's Eyes

Here we have an extremely unknown and Underrated arcade game using NAMCO's first 3-D hardware the "Polygonizer" system 21 hardware (same as games like Starblade)…

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Road Rash

Start your engines, rashers, it’s time to hit the road and hit your opponents square in the helmet!
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Cruis'n USA

Mario Kart 64, F-Zero X, Diddy Kong Racing and Wave Race 64 are some of the best racing games ever made…

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F-Zero X

After the huge success of F-Zero for the SNES, Nintendo carried on the futuristic racing franchise in style with the N64 sequel F-Zero X…

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Grand Theft Auto

Might not be like these super new GTA games but for those of you into arcade style games then your in for luck!

 

You start out with 3 lives and are told to go to a public phone to take your next contract unlike the follow on's like GTA 3 both the first and second was viewed from birds eye a kewl feature you can turn on by pressing select on ur gamepad(playstation) on the newer versions…

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Rally Bike

As a child, there was a local dairy not too far from my house that had a few arcade games out the front…

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Pole Position

Pole Position for the Commodore 64 is a port of the F1 arcade racing game originally developed by Namco…

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Micro Maniacs

Following on from the brilliant Micro Machines V3, Micro Maniacs uses the familiar overhead racing view with the 3D twist of the former…

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Micro Machines V3

It's been a long time since i've put a review on here, and i've thought long and hard about which game to write up on…

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The Dukes of Hazzard

In the eighties everyone liked ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’… well apart from my parents, they thought it was crap.
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Biker Mice From Mars

Couldn't really say I was a huge fan of the cartoon but there was something about this game that had me and my sister hooked for months…

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Twisted Metal 2: World Tour

There isn't many games that let you vandalise The Louvre and the Eiffel Tower but Twisted Metal was certainly the only one I can remember…

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Hyper Rally

I mentioned in my review of Sky Jaguar that the MSX hardware is somewhat lacking when it comes to scrolling…

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Motor Toon Grand Prix 2

Crack out the sunglasses, it’s Motor Toon Grand Prix 2! This colourful racer is a little more obscure than most PS1 racers, such as Gran Turismo…

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Action Fighter

This is a top down vertically scrolling shooter, in which you start off as a motorbike…

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Badlands

Badlands continued the Super Sprint lineage, but moved the game into a futuristic post-apocalyptic setting…

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