Power Drift - Instructions
It's fast....it's furious......it's POWER DRIFT!
Choose from twelve wacky drivers, like Jason the Skinhead or Jeronimo
the Mohican and rev your way through 27 stomach chuming circuits!
Watch the dusty fly and the wheels spin as you screech over a 'roller
coaster' track and wave goodbye to your opponents! Roar over mounds of
mud, drive through the desert, slip 'n' slide on snow covered tarmac
and race your way through the night to face the final lap!
The following options are available from the game menu:
In joystick/keyboard control mode, this causes a cycling of the three
sensitivities (speed with which the car turns from side to side). In
mouse control mode, this enables the user to define the required
scaling for the mouse and a seperate instruction screen is displayed.
This toggles between mouse and joystick/keyboard control.
Control selected at startup is mouse.
To start the game, click either mouse button if mouse control mode is
selected, otherwise press the joystick fire button or either SHIFT key.
The course selection screen will the be entered. This is used to select
the course which you wish to play. Use left and right to select the
course you wish. Press the gear change control when the driver arrow
points to the driver that you want to select. Altermatively, press
SPACE instead to select, without game music. After this, the course
will be loaded off disk and the game will begin.
In joystick control mode, the following controls apply:
Turn left Joystick Left
Turn right Joystick Right
Accelerate Joystick Forward
Brake Joystick Back
Gear change Joystick Fire Button
The keyboard can also be used at the same time as the joystick.
The following keys are used:
Turn left ,(;on French Keyboard)
Turn Right .(:on French Keyboard)
Brake Space Bar
Gear Change either SHIFT
In mouse control mode, the following controls apply:
Turn Left/Right The turn is determined by the mouse hoizontal
Accelerate Mouse Left Button
Brake SPACE bar, Keypad Enter, or any joystick
Gear change Mouse Right Button
In joystick control mode, if it is possible for the user's joystick to
register both left and right together (or if left and right on the
keyboard are held down together), then the car will keep its current
turn position. The gear change control is used to toggle the current
gear between high 'H' and low 'L'.
The game may be paused at any stage by pressing the HELP key. It may be
resumed by pressing the RETURN key, or abandoned by pressing the ESC
To enter a high score into the table, use left and right movement of
the selected control device to choose the desired character. This
character can then be selected by pressing the gear change control.
Characters can be deleted using the BACKFIRE or DELETE keys on the
keyboard. The fourth character cannot be deleted as it is the final
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