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  • Publisher: ESPN
  • Genre: Sports
  • Device: iPhone
  • Size: 4.5 MB
  • Version: 1.0
  • Price: $0.99
  • Average User Rating: 3 (1)
App description: Be the Linebacker in ESPN Arcades most popular game online now available on the iPhone and iPod touch. Get past blockers, stick the running back, and defend your end zone!

Game features include:
Joystick Mode
Accelerometer Mode
Dive Tackles
Unlock Special Moves
Global and Local Leaderboards
Live ESPN Sports Feed Ticker
Infinite Gameplay
Adjustment for Left Handed and Right Handed Players

Instructions:
Move the Linebacker using the joystick, or tilt the iPhone/iTouch in accelerometer mode. When you have caught the running back, you automatically tackle him. If you are too far away, press the dive button for a hard hitting distance tackle. You are given 5 defensive stands (lives) to start. You can earn more as you progress through the levels. Submit your score to the global leaderboard to see how you stack up against other Linebackers.

Special Moves:
As you pass through the levels you unlock moves that enable you to get through blockers. Each time you earn a new move, it gets added to your Special Move Button which will appear in the right corner.

Over 100 games online at www.espnarcade.com!

miniMonster's comments:
Mini Monster Media, makers of Wordweaver for iphone have teamed up with ESPN to bring you Linebacker for the iphone & ipod touch.

02-01-2010, 03:13 PM
#2
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Florida
Posts: 3,215
Quote:
Originally Posted by miniMonster View Post
Mini Monster Media, makers of Wordweaver for iphone have teamed up with ESPN to bring you Linebacker for the iphone & ipod touch.

Download Linebacker from Itunes
can't wait to hear some reviews on this, looks like it could be a lot of fun!

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02-01-2010, 03:19 PM
#3
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Indiana, USA
Posts: 5,712
It's fun. Nice little $.99 game. Kind of a reverse Backbreaker game.

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