Tap Tap Revenge is a music game for iPhone, iPad, and iPod which tests your coordination and reflexes while tapping to the beat of different songs. It is created by Nate True, published and developed by Tapulous in 2008. The game is reminiscent of the Dance Dance Revolution popularized by Konami in the late 90s.
The game mechanics basically tells you to tap the falling balls whenever they reach the bottom part of the screen. Correct timing and rhythm in accordance to the song being played is necessary. Additional actions such as shaking your device to left, right, and back direction is also included as part of the controls. Scores can be uploaded and compared with other users globally. You can also compete with other Tap Tap Revenge users online. You can choose the game difficulty level such as easy, medium, hard, and extreme depending on your tapping expertise.
There are around three or four built-in songs once you download Tap Tap Revenge. As you play the game regularly, you will eventually get tired and bored of the songs so you would want to download new ones. Plus, you would also prefer to put songs on Tap Tap Revenge which suits your preference.
The most recent is the Tap Tap Revenge 4, which has added newer and more popular songs to its library such as tracks from Lady Gaga, Jason Derulo, Taio Cruz, Ke$ha, Katy Perry, Bruno Mars, and many others to choose from.
Most of the songs are paid. Short song samples and few full-length songs can be downloaded for free.
Add Music to Tap Tap Revenge
To add songs to your game, the initial step is to ensure a good internet connection then follow the steps below.
Step 1: For Tap Tap Revenge 3, slide to “1 Player” or “2 Player” then tap “Play”. Scroll down through the songs and choose “Get More Music”. For Tap Tap Revenge 4, choose the “Music” button in the bottom of the screen. You can also tap “Play”, scroll down, and choose “Get More Music”
Step 2: Tap “Browse” and tap your choice of how you want to browse tracks. For example, if you want free tracks, then choose “Free Music”. Other categories include Artists, Genre, Recently Added, Difficulty Level, Discount Packs, and Premium Music. You can also choose “Featured” and scroll through the tracks and song bundles.
Step 3: Tap the song title you want and choose “tap to download and play”. The song will now begin to download.
Step 4: After downloading, select which level you want to play then tap away!
Another option: You can also click the random songs flashing on the Tap Tap Revenge screen. Tap the “↓Free” to directly download the song for free.
Step 5: Paid tracks can be purchased by tapping on the track’s title and a pop-up message will appear to confirm your purchase.
There are only few full-length songs for free because most of the free songs are samples only.
The game is fun and easy to learn but mastering it would require more of your accuracy and timing. Tap Tap Revenge 4 can be downloaded for free while the Tap Tap Revenge 3 costs $1.99. It also allows you to connect with and play against other members of the Tap Tap community. The app works best with iOS 3.0 and above.
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