Top Gear GT Championship

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Top Gear GT Championship
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Developer(s) Kemco
Publisher(s) Kemco
Series Top Gear
Platform(s) Game Boy Advance
  • JP: March 21, 2001
  • EU: June 21, 2001
  • NA: July 9, 2001
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Top Gear GT Championship, known in Japan as Zen Nihon GT Senshuken (全日本GT選手権, lit. "All-Japan GT Championship"), is a racing game developed and published by Kemco for the Game Boy Advance and released in 2001. The game was a launch title in Japan and Europe [1] for the Game Boy Advance, and was the first Game Boy Advance game in the Top Gear series.



The game received "mixed" reviews according to the review aggregation website GameRankings. [2]

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