Racer is a wacky driving game which features a selection of characters who all
have individual attacks and driving attributes. The aim of the game is to
manoeuvre through the pack, taking out your opponents by attaching bombs to
their vehicles, overtaking and lapping as you hopefully steer your way to
Each of the drivers are 3D modelled and are armed with their
own personal array of weaponary. There is a selection of 28 new and varied
tracks, and a frame rate that will not fall below 60 frames per second. Each of
the tracks have an individual theme and an abundance of tricky obstacle to
With the use of 2 multi-tap adapters, up to eight players can
join in with the fun. This was the first bold attempt at so many players
participating in a race on one split screen.
Although similar to Mario
Cart, the 3D angles and the zoom out option can only enhance what was already a
very good game.