A downloadable game

DragStar is an Atari style drag racing game. Your objective is getting the best time on the track rather than beating your opponent. DragStar includes many aspects of real life drag racing; such as wheelie and engine blowing due to overrev.

Volume 1 is an interpolation of Kee Games Drag Race (1977).

HOW TO PLAY (VOLUME 1)

C - Start game (on menu)

SPACE - Accelerate

UP/DOWN - Gear Shift

LEFT/RIGHT - Maintain car's position on road (as car will slide through walls during race)

ESC - Exit game anytime you want

Volume 1 consists 5 "heats" per game, with a sixth "bonus heat" is added if you manage to clock less than 6.0 seconds once.


(UPLOADED ON 25.08.2020) Volume 2 is a Windows adaptation of Activision Dragster (1980).

HOW TO PLAY (VOLUME 2/VOLUME 3)

ENTER - Advance to menu/game

SPACE - Accelerate (F for Player 2)

LEFT - Shift gear (you have to release SPACE button) (G for Player 2)

RIGHT - Restart race

UP/DOWN - Change lanes (in instable modes) (Y and H for Player 2)

F1 - Change gamemode

F2 - Change color display (widescreen for Volume 3)

(UPLOADED ON 06.09.2020) Volume 3 is a redesigned and improved version of Volume 2.

Updated 23 days ago
StatusReleased
AuthorSedgwick2K
GenreRacing
Tagsdrag, Pixel Art, Retro

Install instructions

Volume 1: Download the zip, then extract it. Open "dragstar.exe" to play the game. Read "ReadMe" if you want further information.

Volume 2: Download the zip, then extract it. Open "dragstar.exe" to play the game. Read "ReadMe" if you want further information.

Volume 3: Download the zip, then extract it. Open "dragstar.exe" to play the game. Read "ReadMe" if you want further information.


Download

Download
Volume 1 Update 2 MB
Download
Volume 2 2 MB
Download
Volume 3 2 MB

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