American Challenge (PC and Apple II, 5 1/4" Disk) Mindscape - 1986 USA, Canada Release

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American Challenge
Product ID 50047-85235
Product UPC 050047852353
Platform(s) PC and Apple II
Packaging Album Sleeve
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1986
Publisher(s) Mindscape
Developer(s) Tom Snyder Productions
Category(s) Entertainment, Sports, Sailing
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

A Sailing Simulation.

Whether you're an expect seeking head-to-head racing competition or a beginner looking for a relaxed weekend sailing class, it's all here at the Royal Mindscape Yacht Club (RMYC). Race a variety of challenging courses, competing to beat either established records or other sailors. Or learn the basics of sailing at your own pace- without ever getting your feet wet. Then, when you think you're good enough, take the American challenge: try to beat the Aussies in the Cup Race.


  • Accurate sailing simulation.
  • Cassette with a special sailing tutorial to get you going quickly.
  • The soon-to-be-smash hit sailing son, "Win Back the Cup."
  • Challenging race courses.
  • One- or two-player race options.
  • Built-in communications option for races against long-distance opponents.

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Apple II

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