Games Encyclopedia Top Games PC PS4 PS3 Xbox One Xbox 360 Switch Android iOS Rankings Images Companies
Game Box for Renegade Racers (PC)

Renegade Racers

A racing game in which we sit at the helm of hovercraft and fight for victory on one of the six tracks.

Racing | TPP | arcade elements | multiplayer

Renegade Racers cover

developer: Promethean Designs

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: split screen, players: 1-2

game release date:

01Jan1999

PS1

28Feb2000

PC

Renegade Racers is a racing game developed by the Promethean Designs team. The production appeared on the PC and PS1 platform, and it was released by Interplay.

Story

In Renegade Racers players receive an invitation to the championships organized by someone called Buck Billionaire. The tournament, in which participants compete with hovercrafts, is attended by various personalities - including a cowboy, a gangster, a dancer, a secret agent and a crazy scientist; of course, Buck himself could not refuse to compete with the best.

Mechanics

In the Renegade Racers released on the PC and PS1 platform, the struggle is observed from a third party perspective (TPP). During the game we play as a chosen character (initially the creators put at our disposal only six players, but as the tournament progresses we unblock further participants) and we sit at the helm of the hovercraft, fighting for the victory on one of the six routes.

In addition to the classic races, where success guarantees crossing the finish line in the first place, there is a place in the game for other types of competitions, where victory ensures, among other things, jumping over the required number of obstacles or spending a certain amount of time in the air; there is also no shortage of one-on-one clashes. The driving model is skillful and power-ups have been scattered on the trails to gain an advantage over the opponents, such as rockets, mines or even a shield to protect us from enemy attacks.

Game modes

Renegade Racers has several gameplay variants. The basic one is Arcade Mode, where several dozen races of increasing difficulty await completion. In addition, the game features Quick Race, a fast race that we can fight against both AI-controlled opponents and second player, and High Score, where we fight to score as many points as possible.

Technical issues

Three-dimensional graphics on the PC and PS1 Renegade Racers platform are kept in cartoon style. The struggle is accompanied by a dynamic soundtrack encouraging to fight for victory.

Please let us know if you have any comments or suggestions regarding this description.

Age Rating

age requirements: everyone

System requirements

See/Add Comments