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December Race to the End Gamer of the Month Challenge


Video Game Scoreboard is pleased to announce the fifth “Gamer of the Month” challenge – the December Race to the End Challenge.

The December Race to the End Challenge takes place on the classic game OutRun by SEGA. This competition will be open to multiple platforms. Please see the rules below for an explanation and the break down.

The Rules:

  1.  This month’s competition runs from today, Dec. 9 to Jan. 15, 2014. December winners will be announced in the second half of Janurary, once all scores are verified and places tallied.
  2. Players must submit a recording of their score attempt on OutRun with the Game Settings found below.
  3. Players may compete on the systems listed below. They may ONLY compete on OutRun with the defined settings below for this competition. Scores for this game will be added to our variation list under each system found below. For the purpose of the competition, a combined scoreboard will show the ranks of all players competing together.
  4. Recording rules must be followed.
  5. Attempt starts when the play button is hit. Score is the final score at the end of each race.
  6. Pausing is not allowed.
  7. The Final Score at the end of each of the first three races is the score submitted for recording purposes.
  8. Players may submit in any of the ways we accept, however, if you are mailing submissions in, please be sure to have them postmarked no later than Jan. 10, 2014, so we can receive them in time for the Jan. 15 deadline.
  9. The December Race to the End Challenge is this: Players get to see how high of a score they can on each of the first three tracks on OutRun on any of a number of platforms.

Game Settings:
Settings for this OutRun competition are the same for all platforms, whether PAL or NTSC.

  • You must show the settings for the runs to be counted
  • Difficulty: Default
  • Time Adjustment: Normal
  • Normal of Enemies: Normal

You must submit for the following two variations.  Failure to submit for both will disqualify the entry.

Player must navigate their car through all 5 right hand stages options to be completed with the fastest time at the end of the course.

Player must navigate their car through all 5 left hand stages options to be completed with the most points possible at the end of the course.

Allowed Systems: PAL or NTSC for any

  • Commodore Amiga
  • Commodore 64
  • Dreamcast
  • Playstation 2
  • Sega Genesis
  • Sega Game Gear
  • Sega Saturn
  • Sega Master System
  • GameBoy Advance: You may use the GameBoy Player with the GameCube to play and record your scores easier.  Please note – it is still considered a GameBoy Advance record, not a GameCube record.
  • Xbox 360 via OutRun Online Arcade using OutRun mode.


The Gamer of the Month will receive:

  • VGS T-Shirt
  • Interview for Gamer Profile
  • Named Gamer of the Month for that Month
  • Competes at end of year Gamer of the year Tournament

If you would like to stream your attempts, let us know and we will feature them on our forums.

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