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  • Summary: Prepare for the return of hard-hitting, over-the-top arcade football with FOOTBALL HEROES!Football Heroes is inspired by classic football games but modernized with controls specifically designed for touch-screens. Take on challenging teams in Single Player and claim the Cup Trophy, or playPrepare for the return of hard-hitting, over-the-top arcade football with FOOTBALL HEROES!Football Heroes is inspired by classic football games but modernized with controls specifically designed for touch-screens. Take on challenging teams in Single Player and claim the Cup Trophy, or play multiplayer anywhere via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Build and customize the ultimate team and fight your way to the end zone using special moves and perks to bring home the victory for your hometown. You have never seen a football game quite like this...WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYINGTouch Arcade:"…the feel of the game is fantastic. The movement is fluid and easy and the gestures make sense. Hilariously, this over-the-top football game is the best controlling football game we've ever played on iOS."Game Informer:"The Return Of Arcade Football is Near…"Slide To Play:"Players move and perform with lots of personality and swagger, especially with the special moves."ARCADE FOOTBALL- Arcade football with full control of your team: run, pass, throw, and tackle -- all at the touch of your fingertips.- Fight your way to victory with robust fighting game mechanics. In Football Heroes, anything goes!- Special Moves such as: Spinning Fists, Dragon Punch, Tornado Kick, Rocket Shoes, Lock-On Tackle, Time Bomb, Bullet Pass, Teleport, Proximity Mine, Oil Slick and many more!- RPG mechanics that reward you with XP every time you do something awesome. Level up and your players abilities will increase.MULTIPLAYER- Local Multiplayer over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth for head-to-head multiplayer anywhere you go.- Online Multiplayer coming soon.CUP MODE- Single-player Cup Mode pits you against increasingly power teams with unique tactics and deadly special moves.- Defeat each Cup and claim the coveted Cup Trophy. Can you claim all the trophies?CREATE- Build the ultimate football team and battle in Cup Mode or in Multiplayer.- Customize your Team Name and City.- Upload an image from your phone or tablet for your custom team logo. This will appear in your stadium and on your players' helmets! - Customize all of your players' names and numbers.COLLECT- Build the ultimate team by collecting Hero Cards for your roster.- Each Hero Card has unique skills and powers.- Level each card to maximize their abilities.FEATURE LIST:- Full player control with simple touch-screen mechanics- Single-player: Cup Mode defeat each Cup and claim the trophy- Multiplayer anywhere: Online, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GameCenter- RPG system, level and power up your players- Customize your Team and Players- Collect and power-up Hero Cards- Deep fighting game system with special moves- Team Management- Cross device synching: play with the same team on your smartphone or tabletFootball Heroes™ is a registered trademark of Run Games LLC. All Rights Reserved.This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit.(http://www.openssl.org/)This product includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young (eay@cryptsoft.com) Expand
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  1. Nov 14, 2013
    90
    From app presentation, to CCG elements for players, and plush gameplay that will last for hours, Football Heroes is more than a “beat ‘em up”; it is a major leap forward in the mobile sports genre and a testament to what can be achieved with great development and patience.
  2. Nov 13, 2013
    80
    Football Heroes is a fun pigskin game that offers a continual stream of great moments, though it’s held back by unintelligent computer opponents.
  3. Nov 13, 2013
    80
    Football Heroes is a great game for football fans, or arcade fans allowing for some hectic action on iOS that makes for a worthwhile download.
  4. Nov 13, 2013
    70
    While Football Heroes is hardly the next NFL Blitz, it is a fun little football romp to play when taking a break from Madden. It's worth a trip to the end zone.
  5. Nov 18, 2013
    70
    Football Heroes has a good game of football at its core, but some of the missing features are killer.
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  1. Nov 14, 2013
    10
    I love this game, and I'm not even a football fan. Definitely a throwback to Tecmo Bowl and classic arcade/sports games. Really polished,I love this game, and I'm not even a football fan. Definitely a throwback to Tecmo Bowl and classic arcade/sports games. Really polished, cool customizations (create your own team logo!), and super easy to learn controls. And the price is awesome (free!). Expand
  2. Jan 6, 2014
    10
    This game is great fun. Exactly like Super Tecmo Bowl with power-ups. You don't have to like football to really enjoy this game. Not sureThis game is great fun. Exactly like Super Tecmo Bowl with power-ups. You don't have to like football to really enjoy this game. Not sure why it took so long to make a great football game like this on IOS and it's free. I believe the developers have only scratched the surface with this one and it will only get better. Online play will make this a must have game. Expand

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