■ Developer: syscom entertainment ■ Year: 2001
You might wonder what a train racing game entails, given that you don’t need to do any steering. Speed management to avoid derailing is a key consideration, as is track selection – it’s possible to block off your opponents. Additionally, pulling into a vacant platform at the end of the track is crucial. There’s clearly some novelty value here, but you’ll find yourself pining for a less on-rails experience before too long.