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FishMoto $1.99 -> Free

07-26-2011, 03:27 AM
Joined: Jul 2011
Location: Sri Lanka
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FishMoto $1.99 -> Free


FishMoto is free today in association with http://www.DailyAppDream.com. Download the Daily App Dreams App to find out about the other free apps on offer each day!

Change between tilt and buttons in the options menu -- use whatever feels best to you! Update also brings bonus levels and more!

Play as an electric catfish driving a stretchy motorbike through a world of surreal physics and crazy terrain! Unlike anything else on iPhone -- the physics are out of this world and become extremely addicting.

Trailer: http://youtu.be/lLp8z6Cxh0U

Features include:
☆ Surreal physics that stretch your imagination!
☆ Super cute graphics and unique art style
☆ Choose between intuitive tilt controls or precise button controls with adjustable transparency
☆ Game Center leaderboards so you can compete for the best times
☆ Gravity changing baggie fish
☆ Funny sound effects that will ensure a fun time even while you crash
☆ Level decorations generated procedurally so levels look slightly different each time you play
☆ Original music ♪ or you can listen to your own music in the background
☆ Levels can be rendered in 2D or 3D
☆ More features coming soon!

I'm a single independent developer trying to make a living doing what I love -- making games! I hope you enjoy FishMoto as much as I enjoyed making it! If you enjoy the game, please rate it high! If you have suggestions or feature requests, please email me! Your support keeps the updates coming

iTunes Link: http://itunes.apple.com/app/fishmoto/id428378351?mt=8
07-26-2011, 07:18 AM
Joined: Mar 2011
Location: Tel-Aviv
Posts: 2,298
cute stuff! i am a big fan of the genre (i play XMoto all the time on my pc), and i love this game (from what i played thus far).

07-26-2011, 08:45 AM
Joined: Jun 2010
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HIGHLY HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMEND this one!!! I got it the week it was released, and loved it. LOVED IT !! lol... It's pretty damn challenging with all the gravity shifts and everything... Stages 18-30 were a pain, took me about a day to beat each one... Sometimes more... =oP

But as frustrating as it was, it was just as fun, and twice as awesome a feeling when you finally beat a level you've been trying to beat for a day or two... =oP

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07-26-2011, 10:10 AM
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 8,249
Looks great, but another no-go on an iPod 2G. Maybe another one to store on the ole' PC until I can afford to upgrade (which at this point will be .... never).
07-26-2011, 11:48 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Anderson,IN
Posts: 242
I said the same thing, till I realized I just needed to sell my 2g (which drops by the day in value due to its age and the same reason you want to upgrade, the games are starting to move past it, so the longer you hold it, the less it will be worth), sell a few games (or whatever you fancy), and save a bit of money up, and presto!* iPod Touch 4g

*It may or may not be as easy as this, depending on your individual circumstances, terms and conditions may apply, ask for more details at your local eBay store, pawn shop, used game store, etc.
07-26-2011, 03:04 PM
Joined: May 2011
Location: Finland
Posts: 8,364
Great game! as sv said, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!! Still on my iPod since the day it was released

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07-26-2011, 03:41 PM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,187
Great little game, but man, that bike is akward!

TIP: Flip the bike so you can use the rear shock to cushion falls when moving forward (as the front/rear shocks absorb in different angles, which is very useful in certain situations...)

Originally Posted by NickFalk View Post

Worst idea ever!
07-27-2011, 12:11 PM
Joined: Jun 2011
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 78
Thanks for the kind words and downloads

I think it was a mistake on my part to make tilt controls the default option -- I encourage everyone to try out the buttons (change it in the options menu) and use whichever control method you prefer
04-05-2012, 11:37 PM
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Minneapolis, USA
Posts: 3,654

Free for the first time since July 2011.

04-06-2012, 11:59 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 78
Yep -- free for this weekend

Hope you enjoy a challenge