Mikey Shorts is a retro-style platformer that is designed for speed runs. You'll want to be quick as you go from the starting point to reach the end while collecting coins and dodging baddies along the way. The faster you are, the more stars you earn and the better you'll be on the leaderboards. There are also a ton of hats!
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Be fast. You'll need to be fast and on your toes to get great times in this platformer.
Hats! Unlock hats and other goodies with those precious coins you collect.
Different worlds. Take Mikey on an adventure through different areas.
What is it about?
Mikey Shorts is the best speed run platformer there is on the App Store. It has a retro aesthetic, awesome chiptune music and sound effects, and the controls are super responsive and customizable. You need to be fast from the starting gate to the end, while collecting all of the gold coins and avoiding baddies along the way. You can compete with your own ghost to see if your time improves, and there are a ton of hats to collect.
For those who...
- Love speed run platformer games
- Love a challenge
- Want an old-school platformer feeling
Not for those who...
- Don't like platformers
- Don't like fast-paced and hectic games
Why we love it
If you are into old-school platformers and like to see how fast you are, then this is the perfect game for that.
App Store Description
*** App Store Best of 2012 ***
RUN, JUMP, and SLIDE to save the day!
Collect coins and find hidden Golden Shorts!
Earn more stars with faster times!
• 84 different levels across 2 game modes
• 6 unique environments
• Choose from over 170 disguises to wear
• Race against a ghost of your best score
• Earn achievements both online and offline
• Easy access to Game Center scores
• Ability to customize controls
• View various game stats
• iOS 7 Controller Support
Universal app for iPhone, iPod touch & iPad!
IGN - "BeaverTap Games fully delivers on its promise of pure platforming bliss."
5/5 - TouchArcade - "The controls are as flawless as virtual controls get."
4/4 - Slide To Play - "Masterful level design; gobs of replay value; wonderful graphics"
5/5 - Gamezebo - "Mikey Shorts does not let up or disappoint."
5/5 - AppSpy - "There's something for everyone."
5/5 - 148Apps - "When I make a great run through a level, it feels like I’m an expert game speedrunner, nailing every jump like the world is traveling in slow-motion."