I wonder how many of us remember the first computer game we played... I guess one of the first games I played was on a 486 kB RAM computer that runs on DOS OS. Used to play them very often: Raptor - Call of the Shadow, Battle Chess 1 and 2, and most memorably a game called Wacky Wheels.
This arcade-style game, developed by Beavis Soft and produced by Apogee Software (creater of Raptor and Duke Nukem!) in 1994, is basically a Go-Kart racing game similar to that of Super Mario Kart. The game also features a selection of a handful of cute animals (shark, tiger, duck, camel, etc) to select from.
Lineup at the starting line
Why does this game rock?
- For an old game, it actually features a lot of game modes. Single Player Race(duh!), Multi-Player Race (split screen/online/LAN cable direct), Wacky Shoot-out etc.
- Lets you use collectible hedgehogs and bombs to take out or distract ur opponents.
- Has a game mode that lets you go around shooting as many ducks as possible in a 2-minute timeframe.
- What could be more fun than facing off with your friends in a deathmatch mode (similar to FPS games), using cute animals.
- It's OLD SCHOOL!
Overwhelm your opponents with ammunition...
... or just go duck-hunting!
One fatal mistake and you're out! Oh well, at least you have 2 lives more
Recently I got my hands on it again, so I guess I'm gonna start shooting some ducks and racing some animals.
p/s No ducks were hurt in the production of this game.