By ARTE Experience
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
"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"
"The "Final FONTasy" of video games. [...] Type:Rider encourages players to learn about type by exploring a world of fonts."
"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.
•• 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.
What's New in Version 1.3
•• WARNING •• Type:Rider doesn't work on iOS 11 yet ! Until our next update, devices with iOS 11 won't be able to play the game.
- Quality options pop-up correction
- Text correction
- Various bugs fix
A truly ingenious platformer
Beautiful and ingenious level design, with an educational element too. Some of the platforming is tricky, but it's an immensely satisfying game.
- Category: Games
- Updated: 20 November 2013
- Version: 1.3
- Size: 541 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: ARTE France Apps
- © Arte Experience, © Ex Nihilo
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.