Formula V20 1985 - A nod to Pitstop II and Pole position for the Commodore Vic-20 +24k

It's not often we get new racing games for the Commodore Vic-20, but searching through the itch io website earlier today, we've found out that Huffelduff has released the Commodore Vic-20 game of 'Formula V20 1985'. A new game in that the developer says is a nod to classic Commodore 64 games such as Pitstop II and Pole position.. In light of this news as ever we've got some new footage of this arcade racer which can be found below.

And here's the latest from the itch io page. "Formula V20 '85 is a racing computer game for the 24k expanded Commodore Vic-20. It has been crafted in the style of the classic Commodore 64 games Pitstop II and Pole position. Pick from seven different racing teams and four different circuits. Join a single race or compete in the world championship".

Requirements, loading and running the game:

  • A Commodore VIC with 24k RAM expansion minimum
  • A joystick plugged into the joystick port
  • Insert Disk and type: load "*",8,1 and then press return. After loading type: run and press return
  • Insert Tape and type: load and then press return. After loading type: run and press return

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  1. Looks somehow promising! Worth for a C64 conversion as well!

  2. I saw this pop up last night. Amazing work. I was unfamiliar with this dev, but now I see from their homepage that huffelduff is a VIC-20 coding marvel. Looking forward to going through their other VIC-20 titles.

  3. even a dirt on the racetrack !


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