Run The Gauntlet
Copyright/Publisher: Ocean, Music By: Jonathan Dunn, Release Year: 1989, Number Of Players: 1 or 2|
Compete as one of the teams in the "Run the Gauntlet" contest.
The "Run the Gauntlet" challenge is divided into three events, which are picked at random from the many in store. Each event consists of three segments, which can be either on land, water or the hill (assault course). Complete the challenge with the best score and you'll be awarded the "Run the Gauntlet" trophy. The vehicles you will be competing with are fast and exciting.
VEHICLE - CHARACTERISTICS
HOVERCRAFT - TRICKY TO HANDLE
SPEEDBOATS - VERY FAST AND MANOEUVRABLE
JET SKIS - FAST WITH VERY TIGHT TURNS
INFLATABLES - MODERATE SPEED
METEORS - VERY FAST 2 MAN BUGGY
BUGGYS - FAST 1 MAN BUGGY
QUADS - FAST 4 WHEEL BIKES
SUPERCATS - AMPHIBIOUS 6 WHEEL ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE
Craft Types: - Hovercraft, Speedboats, Jet Skis, and Inflatables. Each craft has a different course to navigate. Press up to accelerate. Press left/right to rotate the craft in either direction. A flashing point on the map indicates your position on the course. The other two points are the pacer positions.
OFF ROAD COURSE
Craft Type: - Meteors, quads, buggies, supercats.
Normal Ground (Running)
Press left/right without fire to move left/right. Press fire and up to jump over logs/walls etc. Hold fire and waggle left/right to increase power.
In the Water
You must sway left and right to advance through water or mud. You must sway fully to each side in turn to make any progress!
On the Climbing Net
To make the player climb you must repeat the following sequence