I bought a 1 year old yearling in the in-game horse auction.
I called him Mugger.
His only only crime was to steal wins by a neck.
Horse Racing Games - Software, Reviews & Prices
Combine a horse with a jockey and a race track and get 24*7 horse racing action / Sprints on the flat / Stamina races over a mile / Jump racing over fences / Building a racing career / Development of race tactics / Winning prize money to build up a virtual fortune / Making the right race selection / Touring the best race tracks in the world / Stable management / Investment in stable facilities / Creation of training plans / Hiring and firing staff / Competition against other players / Designing silks / Experiencing the world of horse racing / Buying yearlings at auction
Experience the challenge of being a race horse manager and trainer. Organize your race horses' training regime and get them fit for racing. Examine the attributes of each race horse and determine which type of races to enter them into to fit their preferences. Pick their jockeys, employ staff for your stable and buy facilities to help with training and recovery. Bid for two year olds at auction or make a claim on a horse in a Claiming race.
Alternatively, take up a career as a horse racing jockey. Begin as a lowly apprentice jockey and gain more experience with each race. Learn how to time your runs and when to employ the whip. As you improve your skill as a jockey, you will be offered better horses to ride and get the opportunity to race in the classic Group 1 races.
Developed for the Play Station and XBox.
Start your career as a rookie jockey riding in lower class claiming races.
Improve to higher graded races.
Build up your own distinctive thoroughbred bloodline.
Up to 4 players to challenge each other.
42 tracks in most of the world's most famous flat races.
3D arcade style setting.
Steer the horse in a similar manner to a rider.
Three modes of interaction.
Head to head challenges against another opponent.
Develop your career as a horse racing jockey from rookie to expert in Group 1 races.
Compete in national hunt jump races.
Steep learning curve to make the most of each horse.
Own and train your own horses.
Be a professional jockey, a horse racing stable manager or just bet on the races.
As you gain more money from winning races and boarding fees you move up to tougher levels of racing.
Comprehensive game play to simulate the real world of horse racing.
For Windows on the PC.
PC and Mac versions.
3D game allowing you to manage your own racing stable in flat, jump races and even trot racing.
Play as a manager, jockey or bet as a punter.
Multiplayer mode over an internet connection.
100 tracks around the world with both grass and turf surfaces in varying weather conditions.
Full range of betting options including parimutuel bets are included.
Real world races.
Immersive and intuitive gameplay with simple controls.
Designed for use with the latest motion controllers.
Virtual racing for significant cash prizes is provided by Digiturf. It offers ownership of virtual reality race horses that race for cash prizes against other stable's race horses. They provide features such as auctioning horses and allow races to be watched in real time through their online 3D viewer.