& Reviewed by Neil Collins
Days of Thunder is a game of the NASCAR racing movie
starring scientology, short-guy Tom Cruise. I have to
say the game is far worse than the film, and the film
was pretty poor...
of the game is to qualify and then win the Daytona race.
The graphics are terrible and the game play is
non-existent. I can't see anyone enjoying this game as
it's quite awful.
HOW WAS IT COMPLETED?:
Using a cheat that allowed me to finish first no matter
SO WHAT HAPPENS?:
Once you cross the line after approximately twelve laps
- if you are in first place (or cheated), you get to see
a picture of our jubilant driver with a trophy against a
chequered flag background. The words 'WELL DONE
COLE... YOU WON' are displayed underneath. You then get to see
the order in which the other drivers finished before the
- Andrew Fisher:
Cole Trickle - what a terrible name for the character. I
love Rich Hall's summary of Tom Cruise films. "He's a
race car driver, in fact he's a very good driver, then
he loses confidence for some reason. He meets a woman
who helps regain confidence, and he's a very good driver
Anyway, all of that is just to avoid talking about the
game (which is awful on all formats) and the ending
(which is one tiny picture, presumably to keep the game
from being a multi load).
- Andy Vaisey:
Wow! Crack open the magnifying glass! An awful ending to
an awful game based on an awful film. In one word...
terrible. Or perhaps awful.
- Brendan Phoenix:
Never seen the film (not
Top Gun!) and never played the game - for that I am
thankful for! Awful ending pic.
FINAL SAY: There's an ending, but it isn't
HERE to view more endings.