Wacky Races (2000 video game)

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Wacky Races
Developer(s) Infogrames Sheffield House
Appaloosa Interactive (PlayStation & PC versions)
Publisher(s) Infogrames
Platform(s) Dreamcast, Game Boy Color, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation
Release Game Boy Color
  • EU: June 30, 2000
  • NA: July 2000[1]
  • JP: November 22, 2001
Dreamcast
  • NA: June 26, 2000
  • EU: June 30, 2000
Windows
  • NA: January 15, 2001
PlayStation
  • JP: July 26, 2001
  • EU: October 19, 2001
Mode(s) Single-player

Wacky Races is a racing game published by Infogrames for PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, Dreamcast and Game Boy Color. Japan saw a PlayStation and Game Boy Color release which were published by Hudson Soft and Syscom respectively there. The game is based on the Hanna-Barbera cartoon of the same name.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Review scores
Publication Score
Dreamcast GBC PC PS
AllGame 3.5/5 stars[2] 4/5 stars[3] N/A N/A
EGM 7/10[4] N/A N/A N/A
Eurogamer 8/10[5] N/A N/A N/A
GameFan 90%[6] N/A N/A N/A
Game Informer 6/10[7] N/A N/A N/A
GamePro 4/5 stars[8] N/A N/A N/A
Game Revolution B+[9] N/A N/A N/A
GameSpot 7.8/10[10] 8.6/10[11] N/A N/A
GameSpy 8/10[12] N/A N/A N/A
IGN 8.4/10[13] 8/10[1] 6.2/10[14] N/A
Nintendo Power N/A 7.2/10[15] N/A N/A
Aggregate scores
GameRankings 84%[16] 78%[17] 51%[18] 32%[19]
Metacritic N/A N/A 64/100[20] N/A

The PC version received "mixed" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nix, Marc (June 13, 2000). "Wacky Races (GBC)". IGN. 
  2. ^ Ottoson, Joe. "Wacky Races (DC) - Review". AllGame. Archived from the original on November 15, 2014. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  3. ^ Huey, Christian. "Wacky Races (GBC) - Review". AllGame. Archived from the original on November 15, 2014. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Wacky Races (DC)". Electronic Gaming Monthly. 2000. 
  5. ^ Bramwell, Tom (July 26, 2000). "Wacky Races (Dreamcast)". Eurogamer. Archived from the original on March 29, 2001. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  6. ^ "REVIEW for Wacky Racers [sic] (DC)". GameFan. July 5, 2000. 
  7. ^ "Wacky Races (DC)". Game Informer. No. 89. September 2000. 
  8. ^ The Freshman (June 28, 2000). "Wacky Races Review for Dreamcast at GamePro.com". GamePro. Archived from the original on January 25, 2005. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  9. ^ Radakovic, Nebojsa (July 2000). "Wacky Races Review (DC)". Game Revolution. Archived from the original on May 2, 2014. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  10. ^ Provo, Frank (June 28, 2000). "Wacky Races Review (DC)". GameSpot. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  11. ^ Provo, Frank (June 26, 2000). "Wacky Races Review (GBC)". GameSpot. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  12. ^ Mad Carl (July 3, 2000). "Wacky Races". PlanetDreamcast. Archived from the original on June 19, 2001. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  13. ^ Justice, Brandon (July 5, 2000). "Wacky Races (DC)". IGN. 
  14. ^ Lopez, Vincent (February 5, 2001). "Wacky Races (PC)". IGN. 
  15. ^ "Wacky Races (GBC)". Nintendo Power. Vol. 133. June 2000. 
  16. ^ "Wacky Races for Dreamcast". GameRankings. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  17. ^ "Wacky Races for Game Boy Color". GameRankings. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  18. ^ "Wacky Races for PC". GameRankings. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  19. ^ "Wacky Races for PlayStation". GameRankings. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 
  20. ^ a b "Wacky Races for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved December 19, 2017. 

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