Checkered Flag

Early polygonal racing game with Arcade handling. 2D on the Lynx and 3D on the Jaguar.

Overview

Checkered Flag is a Indy/open-wheel racing game from Rebellion and Atari Games originally released for the Atari Lynx in 1991. It uses the behind-the-car perspective popularized by games like OutRun and Hard Drivin', and features a number of tracks and customization options.

The game was later ported to the Atari Jaguar in 1994 where it received a polygonal makeover and additional options, such as being able to change the weather.