More than 29300 old games to download for free!


DOS - 1995

Also available on: Amiga

Year 1995
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action, Racing / Driving, Sports
Theme Arcade, Off-Road / Monster Truck
Publisher Team17 Software Limited
Developer Psionic Systems
Perspective Top-Down
Dosbox support Fully supported on 0.71
4.11 / 5 - 9 votes

Description of Overdrive

Overdrive is a fun fast-paced overhead racing game by Team 17.

In the style of Magnetic Field's Super Cars 2, although not as enjoyable as that classic. It's a conversion of the Amiga game from 1993, so this PC game was released two years later and it's overall a very good conversion with smooth scrolling, all the nice sounds and speech from the Amiga, good controls and also a MOD routine to replay Allister Brimble's Amiga music. S

upports a two-player mode but only by linking two computers with a serial cable - no split-screen mode. The game has to be run in real DOS mode, otherwise game speed will be very slow (not in Windows!). Also in 1995 Team 17 released a second overhead racer called ATR, but that one never made it to the PC from Amiga version.

Review By HOTUD

External links

Comments and reviews

indstr 2014-02-12 1 point DOS version

Hm, Team17. They seemed to have a lot of obscure games before they were well known. Still I might have to give this a check out

Write a comment

Share your gamer memories, help others to run the game or comment anything you'd like. If you have trouble to run Overdrive, read the abandonware guide first!


Download Overdrive

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentation when possible. If you have additional files to contribute or have the game in another language, please contact us!

DOS Version

Amiga ROM

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the Princess abandonware
Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the PrincessDOS, C64, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, FM-7, PC-881982
Clown-O-Mania abandonware
Quad Challenge abandonware
Quad ChallengeGenesis1991
MaxMan abandonware
Pacman for GEM abandonware
Pacman for GEMAtari ST1998
Deadly Racer abandonware
Deadly RacerDOS1994

Ad Consent Terms About Contact FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb