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Rad Racer (NES)

Developer:Square
Publisher:Nintendo
Genre:Racing
First released:August 1987

Achievements

There are 20 achievements worth 400 (3312) points.
Authors: JonnyRetro, Keltron3030

 
What a Breeze!
 
won by 238 (158) of 311 (76.53%)
(4)
Clear the 1st Course - Sunset Coast
The City That Knows How
 
won by 159 (111) of 311 (51.13%)
(9)
Clear the 2nd Course - San Francisco Highway
Grand Canyon
 
won by 123 (87) of 311 (39.55%)
(16)
Clear the 3rd Course - Grand Canyon
It\
 
won by 91 (63) of 311 (29.26%)
(26)
Clear the 4th Course - Athens
The City of Angels
 
won by 66 (48) of 311 (21.22%)
(40)
Clear the 5th Course - Los Angeles Night Way
Icy Rubber
 
won by 61 (46) of 311 (19.61%)
(53)
Clear the 6th Course - Snow White Line
Outrun?!
 
won by 56 (42) of 311 (18.01%)
(68)
Clear the 7th Course - Seaway In Typhoon
The Final Stretch
 
won by 45 (33) of 311 (14.47%)
(94)
Clear the 8th and Final Course - Last Seaside Running
Brakes are for Losers
 
won by 19 (18) of 311 (6.11%)
(78)
Complete course 1 without using the brakes
Turbo Lag
 
won by 18 (17) of 311 (5.79%)
(105)
Complete course 2 without turbo
Stayin\
 
won by 8 (6) of 311 (2.57%)
(273)
Complete course 3 without hitting the shoulder
Keep it on 4 Wheels
 
won by 9 (7) of 311 (2.89%)
(289)
Complete course 4 without flipping the car
L.A. Nightway Speed Run
 
won by 0 of 311 (0.00%)
(586)
Complete course 5 with at least 19 seconds remaining (from WR set on 2-22-18 by Kyle Nelson)
Formula 1 Racer
 
won by 28 (21) of 311 (9.00%)
(19)
Complete a course with the F1 Machine
You Need Glasses!
 
won by 16 (14) of 311 (5.14%)
(65)
Complete a course on 3D mode
Runnin\
 
won by 48 (35) of 311 (15.43%)
(38)
Reach checkpoint when the music's over
Speedy Gonzales 2.0
 
won by 25 (21) of 311 (8.04%)
(68)
Maintain 255 KM-H for 14 seconds
High Speed Collision
 
won by 29 (18) of 311 (9.32%)
(59)
An epic crash with another vehicle that flips your car
Distracted Driving
 
won by 8 (8) of 311 (2.57%)
(249)
While maintaining top speed listen to all 3 radio stations for at least 4 seconds each
A Truly Rad Racer
 
won by 0 of 311 (0.00%)
(1173)
Beat all 8 courses to win the game(no losses)
Forum Topic: View official forum topic for Rad Racer here

Recent comment(s):
9 Aug 14:34 2015
JonnyRetro
Just added all the courses for now. When I find some time I'll make more :)
10 Aug 18:00 2015
Haplo
I added some chievos suggestions in the corresponding topic
10 Aug 21:14 2015
JonnyRetro
I'll check them out.. thanks :)
10 Aug 22:15 2015
Firebrand4
Ahah great ! I will play them ! :)
10 Aug 22:48 2015
JonnyRetro
Good luck! ;)
10 Aug 23:09 2015
JonnyRetro
Just a heads up.. the official link to the forum topic is BROKEN! All posts get deleted automatically. I made a new one here:
10 Aug 23:10 2015
JonnyRetro
http://retroachievements.org/viewtopic.php?t=2170&c=11403
26 Jun 15:47 2016
AndreSeixasR
Only the first one worked.... The others are not poping up... :-(
2 Nov 23:02 2017
LiveFastCyYoung
These definitely work. Good set.
21 Sep 2:59 2018
CoolCanuck
Rad
24 Sep 13:00 2018
Keltron3030
All courses now have time trial leaderboards. Throw down some rad times!
27 Mar 3:25 2019
Keltron3030
It should be mentioned that the game offers a level select code which is acceptable to use for any of the achievements; however, it will not allow you to unlock "A Truly Rad Racer".
27 Mar 3:26 2019
Keltron3030
Level select feature: Once you select your vehicle, press the B button X-1 times (X = Track Number). Then, hold Up and Right and press Start.

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Achievement Distribution

High Scores

PosUserPoints
1
LordArchantos
800
2
AlluminumMallard
620
3
MuonGluon
620
4
Wendigo
590
5
Yakurena
521
6
Keltron3030
480
7
shroome
424
8
random64
404
9
GOGZero
394
10
hardt
394

Leaderboards

Highest Final Score
LordArchantos
66428
Fastest Finish Time on Course 1
LordArchantos
2:43.40
Fastest Finish Time on Course 2
LordArchantos
2:59.70
Fastest Finish Time on Course 3
Wendigo
3:00.51
Fastest Finish Time on Course 4
MuonGluon
3:09.50
Fastest Finish Time on Course 5
LordArchantos
3:01.01
Fastest Finish Time on Course 6
LordArchantos
3:00.13
Fastest Finish Time on Course 7
LordArchantos
3:03.26
Fastest Finish Time on Course 8
LordArchantos
3:14.36