Home of the Underdogs
About News FAQs Contact HOTU GoogleGroup Music Manuals
Category Applications Action Adventure Education Interactive Fiction Puzzle Role Playing Games Simulation Special Sport Strategy War

Support the EFF
Welcome How you can help
Browse Games
Welcome Random Pick
Welcome By Company
  Welcome By Theme  
Welcome By Alphabet
Welcome By Year
Welcome Title Search
Welcome Company Search
Welcome Designer Search
Welcome Freeware Titles
Welcome Collections
Welcome Discord
Welcome Twitter
Welcome Facebook
Welcome File Format Guide
Welcome Help: Non PC Games
Welcome Help: Win Games
Welcome Help: DOS Games
Welcome Recommended Links
Site History Site History
Legacy Legacy
Link to Us Link to Us
Credits Thanks & Credits
Abandonware Ring

Abandoned Places


Creative Commons License

Game #1386
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Skyroads    View all Top Dogs in this genre
Sport   Futuristic

Rating: 8.9 (341 votes)

Skyroads box cover

Skyroads screenshot
Skyroads is a fun action game where you must steer your rocket-propelled skymobile capable of jumping through a track of floating panels, tunnels and obstacles. Special panels fuel your ship, speed or slow it or just plain destroy you. Graphics are made with neat, functional plain vectors – it ain't fancy, but in some tracks the geometrical design and use of colours result in minimalistic beauty.

Sweet ole Adlib-music adds to the game's atmosphere, which in itself is consistent. Gameplay is well-thought, balanced to be challenging but not too fustrating. The player has an unlimited supply of ships, which is great since you really have to fail a couple of times before you can unravel the secrets of each track. Overall, Skyroads is highly recommended to anyone who likes arcade racing games. Two thumbs up!

Formerly shareware, the game has recently been released as freeware by its developer Bluemoon Interactive, along with the rare X-Mas edition, and an early EGA version of the game called Kosmonaut. Three cheers to Bluemoon, and let's hope that more game companies will follow suit :)

Reviewed by: Eino
Designer: Unknown
Developer: Bluemoon Interactive
Publisher: Freeware
Year: 1992
Software Copyright: Bluemoon Interactive
Theme: Shareware
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:   Official Skyroads Site
Related Links:  
If you like this game, try: Tube, Micro Machines 2: Special Edition, Tunnels of Armageddon

© 1998 - 2024 Home of the Underdogs
Portions are copyrighted by their respective owners. All rights reserved. Please read our privacy policy.