What's New

- Quality options pop-up correction
- Text correction
- Various bugs fix

App Description

"An intricately-designed masterpiece that constantly throws fresh challenges and situations at you for the entire run of the game."
- Touch Arcade - 4.5/5

"You never realized fonts could be this exciting"
- Kotaku

"The "Final FONTasy" of video games. [...] Type:Rider encourages players to learn about type by exploring a world of fonts."
- FastCoDesign

"The unlikely appeal of Type:Rider, a platformer about fonts"
- Kill Screen

The European cultural TV channel Arte innovates and launches its first video game !
Immerse yourself in this fascinating and unique experience to uncover the history and secrets of Fonts & Characters !

Play as 2 dots and travel through the ages of typographic styles and techniques.
From the rock paintings of prehistoric times to Pixel art of the 2000’s, solve all the riddles by riding the most popular fonts and characters (Garamond, Helvetica, Times New Roman, Pixel, Comic Sans...) in a very captivating musical and visual environment.

Type:Rider is an adventure puzzle game produced by AGAT – EX NIHILO and ARTE that brings gaming experience to a whole new daring level.

FEATURES

•• 10 worlds echoing key periods of the typograhy’s history
•• Breath-taking artworks and musical vibes
•• Immersive and intriguing atmosphere
•• 3 types of controls: accelerometer, buttons and intuitive
•• Great historical archives and paintings

If you encounter issues, please reboot your device. Then, reduce the resolution of the game in the parameters of Type:Rider and set the quality from « Fantastic » to « Good ».

IMPORTANT NOTE: Type:Rider is compatible with iPad 2 and up, iPhone 4 and up and iPod touch 5th generation – THE GAME WILL NOT RUN ON EARLIER DEVICES.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 10, 2013 Initial release
  • October 28, 2013 New version 1.2
  • November 20, 2013 New version 1.3
  • November 29, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • December 03, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • December 20, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • January 07, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • October 14, 2014 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • October 26, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99