Heracles Chariot Racing

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Heracles Chariot Racing
Heracles Chariot Racing.jpg
Developer(s) Neko Entertainment
Publisher(s) Midas Interactive
Platform(s) PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable (PlayStation Network) Wii (WiiWare)
Release PlayStation 2
  • NA: July 6, 2009
  • PAL: July 24, 2009
  • NA: December 16, 2009
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single player, Multiplayer

Heracles Chariot Racing is a racing game by Neko Entertainment originally released for PlayStation 2 in 2007. It was later released as a WiiWare game in North America on July 6, 2009 and the PAL regions on July 24, 2009.[2] On December 16, 2009 it was released on the PSP through the PlayStation Network store as a downloadable title.


Players control Heracles or one of a number of characters from Greek mythology (such as Poseidon, Medusa and the Minotaur) in a series of horseless chariot races for the honor of being crowned the Champion Charioteer without a horse. In addition to picking up items to aid themselves, players can also hinder their opponents by using weaponry such as tridents, fireballs and Zeus' lightning in order to try trip them up.

The game features a Championship mode consisting of 3 cups with 10 tracks spread across 5 mythical environments (including Mount Olympus and Hades), as well as single race and Battle modes. The game features split-screen multiplayer for up to 4 players across all modes.


  1. ^ IGN profile
  2. ^ Van Duyn, Marcel (2009-07-06). "Nintendo Download: Cores, Bubbles, Chariots, Sports, Numbers and Cars (US)". Nintendo Life. Retrieved 2009-07-06. 

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