California Speed (Nintendo 64)
Sometimes, Midway makes an average N64 port of an average arcade game that doesn't really have anything odd in it. And sometimes...just sometimes...
it's California Speed.
Unused Weather Setting
An unused weather setting can be accessed by using the GameShark code and pressing L at the track selection. It has two settings: Sunny and Rainy. Setting it to Rainy has no effect.
Fog appears with the value 0x05
The name entry font left over from San Francisco Rush: Extreme Racing.
In the track Mojave Desert, there is a "hidden message" on a billboard very close to the starting line that reads
SoMETIMES... God TAkES MOMMIES ANd PuPPIES AWAY... And SoMETIMES... JuST SoMETIMES... I do
According to developer Morgan Godat, this was simply a placeholder texture that someone forgot to replace.
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