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#1 IMG News

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 02:22 AM

Plug In Digital's Type:Rider is available now at Mac Game Store. The unique arcade title challenges players to take their 2 dots on a trip through the ages of typographic styles and techniques, solving riddles by riding the most popular fonts and characters through the game's 10 worlds.

Incarnate 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 that brings gaming experience to a whole new daring level.

Features:
  • 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
Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.8 or later
  • Intel Mac

Type Rider is available now for $9.99 (USD).
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Posted 08 November 2013 - 03:27 AM

View PostIMG News, on 08 November 2013 - 02:22 AM, said:

(Garamond, Helvetica, Times New Roman, Pixel, Comic Sans...)
COMIC SANS!! :ranting:

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 10:15 AM

You can't deny it's one of the most popular....

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 10:47 AM

The heck is "Garamond" ... never even HEARD of that font. Its not even in my font list.

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 10:52 AM

View PostFrigidman™, on 08 November 2013 - 10:47 AM, said:

The heck is "Garamond" ... never even HEARD of that font. Its not even in my font list.
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Posted 08 November 2013 - 11:30 AM

But my Windows 9.3 doesnt have that font.

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 02:46 PM

View PostEric5h5, on 08 November 2013 - 10:15 AM, said:

You can't deny it's one of the most popular....
As is "Jersey Shore". Doesn't mean I have to tolerate it.

View PostFrigidman™, on 08 November 2013 - 10:47 AM, said:

The heck is "Garamond" ... never even HEARD of that font. Its not even in my font list.
I'm pretty sure you have seen this before:

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That's Garamond.

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 03:39 PM

WHY ON EARTH WOULD I WANT TO THINK DIFFERENT ?!?!?!

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 04:29 PM

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Posted 08 November 2013 - 04:38 PM

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