Website will be back online soon. Currently no online orders are accepted due to focusing on getting our shop established and with the volume of events we are attending.
You can still browse our catalogue of games and buy/sell from us at our shop in YORK, or at one of the many events. Please "LIKE" out facebook page to keep updated about events etc.

Welcome to Sorethumb Retro Video Games

G1 Jockey (PS2)

Be the first to review this product

Availability: In stock


Quick Overview

Fancy hats, oval turf tracks and people waving tiny bits of paper on the stands. Welcome to the world of horse racing. While most other racing games have the player controlling a motorized vehicle (such as a car or a powerboat), or using physics to move closer to the goal (skiing, sailing and so on), in G1 Jockey the player is controlling an animal, which makes it slightly different from other racing games in the market.

The player has to balance four things - the overall speed of the horse, the stamina, horse motivation, and the potential, which affects for how long the horse can keep the speed high after all stamina was lost - crucial for the last stretch sprint. It's impossible to raise all four at once, so players must have a well defined strategy to succeed.

Depending on their abilities, each horse might be better suited for a particular strategy or type of race, and each must be treated differently to achieve the best possible result. The game features a large roster of horses, and many tracks to choose from, including flat track and steeplechase races. Game modes include race training, a tutorial, two player mode, and the career mode, where the player starts as a rookie jockey, and must complete races and training sessions to attract the attention of better stables.

G1 Jockey   (PS2)

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

  • G1 Jockey   (PS2)


Published by KOEI Ltd. Developed by KOEI Co., Ltd. Released 21.03.2003 Platform PlayStation 2 Genre Sports Perspective 3rd-Person Perspective Sport Horse / Derby

Additional Information

Condition Good
Case / Box Good
Information Complete

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.

Website by Simulant. [profiler]
Memory usage: real: 16515072, emalloc: 16038264
Code ProfilerTimeCntEmallocRealMem