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BIT.TRIP BEAT is impressive in concept, and often an incredible experience, but is brought down by issues with the core gameplay.

What's New

Added support for iOS 7
Added Retina Display support for iPad.
Fixes beat timing for incoming and outbound beats
Menu option added to restore In-App Purchases

App Description

Won TouchGen's Editor's Choice Awards 2010 in the Best Music Game Category!

"Featured in Apple's Rewind 2010!"

25 Best iPad Games - C-NET
Editor’s Choice Award (4.5/5) – TouchGen
Bronze Award – Pocket Gamer


BIT.TRIP BEAT is the arcade game for the new millennium, fusing Pong with interactive beats. Use the accelerometer or touch controls to move the paddle up and down bouncing beats back from which they came! Listen and react to different beat progressions as you try to survive an onslaught of spectacular retro visuals. Successfully chain beats and obtain the megasphere to go for insane scores, not to mention the elusive "Perfect Score." Team-up with your friends for the intense Multiplayer Gameplay Mode! Bounce to the beat with BIT.TRIP BEAT!

We recommend that you update your device to the latest iOS version before playing. We also recommend that you close the game before downloading the update. To do so, double-tap the home button to display the recent apps bar. Press and hold the Namco application icon until a red minus appears, then tap the minus sign to close the application.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

December 03, 2013 New version 1.1.3
June 07, 2012 New version 1.1.1
June 04, 2011 New version 1.1.0
September 30, 2010 Initial Release

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