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  • Publisher: ECA-Games
  • Genre: Racing
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 974.8 MB
  • Version: 1.0.4
  • Price: $2.99
  • Average User Rating: 5 (1)
App description: *** PLEASE NOTE: Compatible with iPhone 4s, iPad 2, iPad mini, iPod touch (5th generation) or newer ***


Quotes from the review with 4/5 stars rating on TouchArcade:

"Rock(s) Rider HD Edition is absolutely gorgeous, but its also a fun Trials-like motorbike racer."

"You know how many developers brag about their games console-quality visuals? Well, Rock(s) Rider HDs visuals can definitely be called console-quality."

Fortunately for us, Rock(s) Rider HD is very fun to play, the kind of game thats all about glorious, repeated failures on the way to a satisfying victory.


Do you dare? Do you want to overcome your limits? Test yourself and face the boss and his gang!

Kick-start your bike, turn on the hard hitting rock music, throw yourself into the underground race and pull the impossible off! Mastering obstacles and risky traps wait for you on the hot tracks. Everybody will see you doing incredibly mad tricks! Grab the all bonus rewards. Race the boss or bet him on a trophy. Slide with the motorbike on dangerous constructions, go through adrenaline on a trike and show to everybody how far you can get with the Hill Climbing motorcycle. Or slow down the reality as in a movie Show off, get respect among your friends and on the Global Leaderboards Just enjoy unexpectedly REALISTIC and POWERFUL experience!

8 EXCEPTIONAL features which DIFFERS Rock(s) Rider - HD Edition in its category:
SLIDING with the motorcycle on metal constructions thanks to steel bars welded on wheels or handlebars of the motorbike
CRAZY ride on a TRIKE
EXTREME rising with the HILL CLIMBING motorcycle to the top of the factory chimney
INCOMPARABLY SENSITIVE physics of the motorbike on iOS
ROCK SOUNDTRACK including 17 full tracks ideal for headphones
Slowing down the reality thanks to SLOW MOTION ZONES (In-App Purchases)
Better protection against crashes with help of SAFETY CAGE SYSTEM (In-App Purchases)

Other features:
64 levels in 5 industrial environments
More than 150 challenges
56 Achievements
65 Global Leaderboards
UP TO 9 CONTROL VARIANTS for perfect gameplay
BET THE BOSS and get the better position on the Leaderboards
Catapults, lifts, ramps and other movable traps
Hunting fiery flames, falling traverses and car wrecks
Nitro Oxide System for the higher performance (In-App Purchases)
15 graphic skins for a bike
15 outfits for a rider
More than 200,000 objects on the tracks
You do not need to be on-line to play the game!
ReplayKit support

The Rock(s) Rider - HD Edition in contrast with its forerunner, the Rock(s) Rider, is based on HIGHLY DETAILED 3D MODELS and BRAND NEW TEXTURES in double size resolution! We have granted funs wishes of our former game and have brought RAGDOLL PHYSICS of a rider and PERFECTLY REFINED PHYSICS of the motorcycle! Many WONDERFUL EFFECTS have been added and more than 80,000 NEW OBJECTS have been placed to the all environments!

Do not forget we are interested in your game evaluation and want to know your opinion. If you identify with our enthusiasm, we will really appreciate your 5-stars rating on the AppStore!


Visit our homepage at www.eca-games.com to get more info about the game
Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ecagames or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ecagames
Check out a game trailer and step-by-step walkthroughs at www.youtube.com/ECAGamesOfficial

killercow's comments:

09-02-2015, 09:07 AM
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 104
Instant buy for me

09-02-2015, 09:21 AM
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 3,244
Nice! I've been looking forward to checking this one out
09-02-2015, 10:02 AM
Is this any different from the old one? Besides the graphics being "HD"?
09-02-2015, 10:35 AM
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 3,630
Gameplay video? I never played the original. I'm glad there is 9 types of control schemes.

09-02-2015, 12:30 PM
Originally Posted by stolenlogic View Post
Is this any different from the old one? Besides the graphics being "HD"?
Dear Stolenlogic,

thank you for your interest. Let's us to explain why we have brought the HD edition now.

The old Rock(s) Rider game was released in May 2012, when the newest device was iPhone 4s with its limits in performance. Therefore we are able to bring the quality of the game as we imagine it should really look like until now, when new devices (as iPhone 6) enable it. The older devices are not able to manage to run the new game because of its requirements for the performance of devices.

Thus we were able to add much more detailed 3D models, brand new shaders and textures with double resolution just now, also as Ragdoll Physics and more sophisticated physics of the motorcycle than before. You will feel the big difference in physics of the motorcycle after a few seconds of your gameplay. Many new effects have been added and more than 80,000 other objects have been placed to the all environments. Most of the added objects are dynamic and the rider flings them while riding the race. The added effects, e.g. hunting fiery flames activated by riding out the laser gates and setting fire to the environments or possibility to slow down the reality by Slow Motion Zones, are not able to run smoothly on the older devices.

Now the game is primarily designed for players who want to profit from possibilities of high performance of their newest devices. For example, the game runs on iPhone 6 Plus in full HD resolution at 60 fps and it brings console graphics.


Check out the attached screenshots which illustrate the differences between the old game and the new HD edition!

09-02-2015, 12:40 PM
09-02-2015, 01:46 PM
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 104
my only criticism is the wooden animations on the riders, but that is being picky
09-02-2015, 05:22 PM
Anyone know the install size? Just bought. It's a whopping 2.3 gb.

Last edited by inthismoment07; 09-02-2015 at 10:34 PM.
09-02-2015, 11:10 PM
That "(s)" in the title looks a bit fishy:
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