Skitchin'

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Skitchin'
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Developer:
Sound driver: Electronic Arts/Kevin Pickell
Genre: Racing

















Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
$59.9559.95[1] 720501
Videogame Rating Council: MA-13
Sega Mega Drive
EU
E278SMXI
Sega Mega Drive
PT
MDJEA298
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£44.9944.99[3][4] E278SMXI
Sega Mega Drive
AU
OFLC: PG
Sega Mega Drive
BR

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Skitchin' is a Sega Mega Drive game developed and published by Electronic Arts. It is, as its box says, Road Rash but on roller skates. Its name comes from the art of Skitching or "skate-hitching".

Production credits

  • Programmers: Lance Wall, Daniel Wesley, Lee Ingraham
  • Artists: Tony Lee, Jack Snowden, Cindy Green
  • Tunes and FX: Jeff Dyck
  • Design: Dave Warfield
  • Additional Programming: Kevin Pickell, Ted Sylka, Brian Plank, Mike Kiernan, Brian Krause
  • Additional Art: David Adams, Mike Smith, Suzan Germic
  • Graffiti Artists: Carlos Zelaya, Zack Benwell, Nelson Garcia, Cindy Green
  • Stuntman: Troy Mannering
  • Filming Director: Jack Snowden
  • Original Concept: Dave Ralston
  • Executive Producer: Sam Nelson
  • Producer: Stan Chow
  • Assistant Producer: Wayne Radford
  • Quality Assurance: Lee Patterson, John Santamaria
  • Creative Development: Greg Suarez, Paul Vernon
  • Product Manager: Lisa Higgins
  • Special Thanks To: Ivana Petrak
Source:
In-game credits

Magazine articles

Main article: Skitchin'/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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Print advert in Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #57: "April 1994" (1994-xx-xx)
also published in:
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Print advert in Mean Machines Sega (UK) #18: "April 1994" (1994-02-28)
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Print advert in Gamestar (AU) #1: "June 1994" (1994-xx-xx)

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
Consoles + (FR)
77
[7]
Computer & Video Games (UK)
82
[8]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
58
[9]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
98
[10]
GamesMaster (UK)
84
[11]
Gamestar (AU) PAL
78
[12]
Joypad (FR) PAL
81
[13]
Joypad (HU)
90
[14]
Max Overload! (UK) PAL
92
[15]
Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming (UK)
81
[16]
Mega (UK) PAL
80
[17]
Mega Action (UK)
82
[4]
MegaTech (UK) PAL
83
[18]
Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
78
[3]
Player One (FR)
85
[19]
Sega Magazine (UK) PAL
86
[20]
Sega Power (UK) PAL
76
[21]
Sega Pro (UK) PAL
84
[22]
Sega Zone (UK) PAL
74
[23]
Sonic the Comic (UK) PAL
88
[24]
Todo Sega (ES) PAL
79
[25]
Tricks (RU)
78
[26]
Video Games (DE) PAL
61
[27]
Sega Mega Drive
81
Based on
23 reviews

Skitchin'

Mega Drive, US
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Cover
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Cart
Skitchin MD US Manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, EU
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Cover
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Cart
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PCB
Mega Drive, PT

Mega Drive, SE (Rental)
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Cover
Mega Drive, AU
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Cover
Mega Drive, BR
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Cover
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Cart

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Mega Drive
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
2MB 1994-04 Cartridge (US/EU)

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 GamePro, "April 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 30
  2. 2.0 2.1 Computer & Video Games, "February 1994" (UK; 1994-01-15), page 122
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Mean Machines Sega, "April 1994" (UK; 1994-02-28), page 64
  4. 4.0 4.1 Mega Action, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-24), page 19
  5. GamePro, "April 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 84
  6. Game Players, "Vol. 7 No. 5 May 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 76
  7. Consoles +, "Mars 1994" (FR; 1994-0x-xx), page 146
  8. Computer & Video Games, "April 1994" (UK; 1994-03-15), page 77
  9. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "March 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 36
  10. GamePro, "April 1994" (US; 1994-xx-xx), page 28
  11. GamesMaster, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-17), page 44
  12. Gamestar, "June 1994" (AU; 1994-xx-xx), page 64
  13. Joypad, "Février 1994" (FR; 199x-xx-xx), page 104
  14. Joypad, "3/1994" (HU; 1994-xx-xx), page 15
  15. Max Overload!, "April 1994" (UK; 1994-03-22), page 36
  16. Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming, "April 1994" (UK; 1994-xx-xx), page 48
  17. Mega, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-17), page 30
  18. MegaTech, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-20), page 19
  19. Player One, "Mars 1994" (FR; 1994-0x-xx), page 86
  20. Sega Magazine, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-15), page 102
  21. Sega Power, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-02-03), page 52
  22. Sega Pro, "March 1994" (UK; 1994-01-27), page 76
  23. Sega Zone, "February 1994" (UK; 1994-01-27), page 48
  24. Sonic the Comic, "May 27th 1994" (UK; 1994-05-14), page 10
  25. Todo Sega, "Mayo 1994" (ES; 1994-xx-xx), page 66
  26. Tricks, "2/95" (RU; 1995-xx-xx), page 16
  27. Video Games, "5/94" (DE; 1994-04-27), page 102


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