Power Ups in Carmageddon 64

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The powerups in Carmageddon 64 are mostly the same as they were in Carmageddon II. They come out from barrels and crates, the styles of which reflect the type of item that will be given.

The following is a list of the game's powerups. There are no known cheats to grant the player powerups.

Pedestrian related

These powerups affect the pedestrians in some way or another. They are usually found in red crates.

Name Icon Use Amount Brief description
Explosive Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies explode in a splash of blood when touched.
Bloated Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies grow wider and heavier. Harder to kill.
Helium-filled Zombies Timed 30 seconds Zombies float away when bumped into.
Miniature Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies shrink smaller and easier to kill.
Slow Motion Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies move a lot slower.
Stick Insect Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies shrink thinner and weaker.
Stupid Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies are oblivious to the destruction around them.
Turbo Zombies Timed 20 seconds Zombies move a lot faster.
Zombie Annihilator Timed 20 seconds Zombies within rage are zapped with lightning and killed.
Zombies glued to the ground Timed 20 seconds Zombies are stuck still.
Zombie Panic Timed 20 seconds Zombies run around flailing their arms in panic.
Zombies shown on map Whole race "Living" Zombies show up on the map as blinking dots.
Zombies with greased shoes Timed 20 seconds Zombies slip on the spot when they try to run.
Zombies with stupid heads Timed 20 seconds The Zombie's heads grow larger.

Player's car related

These powerups affect the car's movement, aspect, performance or behavior in some way. They are usually found inside gray and yellow barrels.

Name Icon Use Amount Brief description
Acme damage magnifier Timed 20 seconds The damage caused to opponents is increased.
Bouncy Bouncy Timed 20 seconds Makes the car hop every once in a while.
Greased tyres Timed 20 seconds Decreases the tires' grip a lot.
Grip-o-matic tyres Timed 20 seconds Increases the tire's grip a lot, making it unstable.
Hot rod Timed 20 seconds Increases the car's acceleration and makes it difficult to control.
Instant handbrake Timed 20 seconds Makes the handbrake stop all momentum.
Instant repair Instantaneous Instantly and fully repairs the car.
Invulnerability Timed 20 seconds Makes the car completely indestructible and undamageable.
Mega-turbo Timed 20 seconds Makes the car accelerate yet faster.
Rock springs Timed 20 seconds Messes with the car's suspension, making it drive more solidly.
Solid granite car Timed 20 seconds Increases the car's mass by a lot.
Turbo Timed 20 seconds Makes the car accelerate faster.
Turbo Nitrous Timed 20 seconds Makes the car accelerate a lot faster.
Underwater ability Timed 1 minute 20 seconds Negates the water's hindering physics.

Items

These powerups can be stored and used when the player finds the right time. They can be found inside barrels.

Name Icon Use Amount Brief description
Afterburner Item 10 uses Makes the car accelerate faster.
Kangaroo on command Item 5 uses Makes the car jump. Can be used in mid-air.
Mine dropping ability Item 5 uses Drops a mine from the car's rear.
Opponent repulsificator Item 5 uses Springs nearby opponents.
Zombie Electro Ray Item 5 uses Zaps any Zombie within range.
Zombie repulsificator Item 5 uses Springs nearby living Zombies.

Misc.

These powerups do not fit in the previous categories.

Name Icon Use Amount Brief description
5 free recovery vouchers Whole race Makes the next 5 recoveries free.
Invisibility Timed 20 seconds Makes the player car invisible to others.
Credits Instantaneous 700 / 1000 Grants the player some credits.
Free repairs Timed Unknown Makes repairs free.
Frozen opponents Timed 20 seconds Freezes opponents on their tracks.
Lunar gravity... Timed 20 seconds Decreases the global gravity.
Time bonus Instantaneous 20 seconds Grants some extra time.
Timer frozen Instantaneous Freezes the timer.
Turbo opponents Timed 20 seconds Makes the opponents accelerate faster.

See also