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App description: Featured in "App Store: Best of 2014" for iPhone.
TOUCH ARCADE - 5/5 "Masterfully crafted"
POCKET GAMER - 8/10 "You've experienced nothing like FOTONICA"

Ever wondered what running at 140mph feels like? FOTONICA is a first-person game about the thrill of speed and traveling flawlessly through complex environments.

One-handed controls: hold your finger down to run, release to jump, hold in mid-air to dive and land.

FOTONICA is simple, but is not easy: it follows a tradition of arcade games that are easy to pick up and almost impossible to master. A multi-layered level design across eight different tracks, together with a procedural endless mode make for a game that is incredibly deep. Think you can outrun your friends? Try the split-screen versus challenges.

The visuals are a treat for the nostalgic player but also for those hungry for new aesthetics. Every pixel is drawn to convey the maximum sense of speed, an exhilarating journey through light and void.

- 8 Levels to explore and master.
- Plus 3 different endless levels to compete for high-scores.
- Two-player split-screen multiplayer mode on the same device!
- 18 Achievements to unlock plus game stats.
- Online rankings.
- Beautiful, smooth, and unique vector-style graphics.
- Electronic music by Michael Manning, Nicoḷ Sala, and legendary composer Baiyon.
- 2 Difficulty settings to let you play an even faster version of FOTONICA.
- Play in landscape or portrait mode.
- No ads, no in-app purchases.
- Record and share replays of your best runs.

-OTHER REVIEWS-
POCKET GAMER - "As good as competitive, hold-your-breath-every-second, first-person racing gets"
Chris Priestman, pocketgamer.co.uk

"EUROGAMER - 8/10 Usain Bolt trapped in a feverish Tron daydream
Kristan Reed, eurogamer.net "

"GAMEPRO - 5/5 This one button game has a lot more mileage than you might expect
Nathan Meunier, gamepro.com "

"THE CREATORS PROJECT - A veritable black hole to lose yourself in
Emerson Rosenthal, thecreatorsproject.com "

"ARS TECHNICA - Striking and instantly impressive
Ben Kuchera, arstechnica.com"

"ROCK, PAPER, SHOTGUN - Its a remarkable game, and unlike anything else Ive played
John Walker, rockpapershotgun.com "

-AWARDS-
Fantastic Arcade Spotlight Game 2014
EuroGamer Expo Selection
54th Biennale of Art in Venice Selection

** FOTONICA is designed for iPhone 4 and above. It is NOT compatible with iPod Touch 4th Generation.
09-10-2014, 05:14 AM
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09-10-2014, 05:34 AM
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Portrait mode, one finger, awesome sound effects/music and very nice graphical style. I'm sold insta buy at midnight uk for me.
09-10-2014, 06:27 AM
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Oh I saw this on Pocket Gamer a couple of weeks ago, this game looks really sweet. Definitely gonna pick this one up
09-10-2014, 11:57 AM
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09-10-2014, 12:12 PM
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Watched 30 seconds. Turned it off. OMG. DO WANT!

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09-10-2014, 01:24 PM
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I have this game on my pc. It is awesome. Great soundtrack, great gameplay. Will definately be getting this on my ipad as well. Check out the dev's other games too, they are equally as awesome.
09-10-2014, 06:28 PM
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Woah. REZ meets Boson X? Instabuy!
09-10-2014, 10:25 PM
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Fantastic Fantastic Fantastic!!! Awesome game and highly recommended!!!
09-10-2014, 10:52 PM
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Quote:
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Watched 30 seconds. Turned it off. OMG. DO WANT!
I only lasted twenty seconds Mirror's Edge meets TRON kinda...gotta love it.