Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (video game)
|Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends|
Super NES cover art
|Composer(s)||SNES: Tim and Geoff Follin|
|Distribution||Super NES or Sega Genesis cartridge|
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends is a video game based on Shining Time Station and the Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends television series released on August 2, 1993. The game was developed by Software Creations (SNES) / Malibu (Genesis) and published by THQ. It is available for the Super Nintendo and Mega Drive platforms as well as for the Nintendo Entertainment System but was canceled, however, a ROM prototype of that version circulates through the internet.
Players control Thomas the Tank Engine as he takes special trips he has to organize: Take children to the seaside, medicine to the hospital or deliver the mail. Hazards such as dead ends, level crossings, other trains and vehicles impede the player's route.