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Giant Moto is a fun, faithful homage to the video game classic Excitebike, providing players with an improved, updated pick-up-and-play arcade racer that stays true to the original. While it does have its share of flaws, it's worth its price, especially if you are/were a fan of the original Excitebike.

What's New

- Added retina graphics and iPhone 5 widescreen support!
- We fixed the "white screen" bug that some users were reporting.
- Now you can do forward and backward flips by tilting the device.
- New control layout that's much easier to use.
- Improved performance.

App Description

Giant Moto is a high speed, high flying racing game that's all about the jumps, turbo boosts and scoring the best time. Giant Moto features beautiful retina display graphics, iPhone 5 widescreen support, 10 challenging tracks and 4 motorcycle's to choose from. You can race against yourself or against 3 computer controlled bikes with 3 difficulty levels so it's challenging and fun for kids of all ages.

Accolades:
★ Featured in iTunes Hot New Games / Racing Games!
★ Previously an iTunes "Best Racing Game"!
★ Previously an iTunes "What's Hot" Game!
★ Previously an iTunes "New & Noteworthy" Game!

Reviews:
★ "Games of the Week: ...this is a perfect little motocross game. Giant Moto is all about jumps, turbo boosts, and scoring the best time. It's reminiscent of the Nintendo classic ExciteBike--but a lot purtier, to be sure. Well worth 99 cents."

★ AppModo: "Giant Moto takes iPhone motocross racing to the next level with it’s highly detailed 3D graphics, physics engine, and killer racing system!"

★ allaboutthegames.co.uk: "Though there are a million and one tedious physics-based bike 'em ups, there's never really been anything as smooth and slick as Giant Moto."

★ Patrick, age 8: "I love these jumps!!!"

★ TouchArcade: "I can't wait to get my hands on this game, as I've been waiting for a truly excellent Excitebike-like game for the iPhone."

★ 148apps: "Giant Moto is a fun, faithful homage to the video game classic Excitebike, providing players with an improved, updated pick-up-and-play arcade racer that stays true to the original."

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

December 22, 2012 Price Decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
December 14, 2012 New version 1.3
April 10, 2010 Initial Release

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