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Excitebike (Nintendo 3DS)

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Description

Race by yourself against the clock or compete with other motocross riders on 5 tracks full of long straights, large jumps and obstacles to win the Excitebike championship.

Create your own tracks by placing jumps and obstacles of all different sizes and shapes on the track and choosing how many laps each race will have, then race against the clock or other riders to see how your track fares in competition.

Screenshots

There are no Nintendo 3DS screenshots for this game.

There are 56 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Excitebike-e" -- e-Reader title
  • "Excite Bike" -- Brazilian title
  • "エキサイトバイク" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

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The Press Says

DS-x2 2011 8.3 out of 10 83
The A.V. Club Jun 26, 2011 B+ 83
OMGN: Online Multiplayer Games Network Jul 05, 2011 8.2 out of 10 82
Wiiloveit Sep 07, 2011 23 out of 30 77
Mag'64 May 19, 2011 7 out of 10 70
Nintendo Life Jun 07, 2011 7 out of 10 70
Eurogamer.net (UK) Jun 13, 2011 7 out of 10 70
Game Freaks 365 Jun 15, 2011 7 out of 10 70
Pocket Magazine / Pockett Videogames Jul 21, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Cubed3 Jun 22, 2011 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

Nintendo 3DS

On June 6th, 2011, an enhanced remake of Excitebike was released as a download on the 3DS. Listed as "3D Classics: Excitebike" it's the first of a series of 3-D enhanced classic games to be released on the Nintendo 3DS's eShop. The game is largely identical to the classic NES Excitebike with the addition of enhanced 3-D graphics designed to update the game to take advantage of the 3DS's strengths. It is notable in that it marked the inaugural launch of the 3DS eShop as a free download the first month of it's release.

Once again, players are able to create their own tracks, but unlike the original NES release, players can now save their homemade tracks--up to 32 total, with the game keeping track of records of each track.

Awards

  • Game Informer
    • August 2001 (Issue 100) - #44 in the Top 100 Games of All Time poll

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ResidentHazard (3236) added Excitebike (Nintendo 3DS) on Jun 18, 2011
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