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    Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX Demo FAQ/Movelist v1.00
    Official Playstation Magazine 
    Issue #36 September 2000 Demo Disk 
    Author: Bear Powell (replicant)
    August 10th, 2000
    
    "This document Copyright 2000 Bear Powell."
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    *This FAQ is written and produced by Bear Powell (replicant) and is
    to be used by those who wish to excel in the Dave Mirra game with a
    little assistance. No reproductions of this FAQ or links to this FAQ
    are allowed without the expressed written consent of myself. I can be 
    e-mailed at (replicant@northstate.net) if you would like to add this FAQ
    to your site.
    
    **Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX is the sole property of Acclaim Entertainment,
    Acclaim Max Sports Inc, and Z-Axis. This FAQ is in no way affiliated with 
    these fine companies and is only done as a tribute to what promises to be 
    the pinnacle of Freestyle BMX games. 
    
    ***If you notice any errors in this FAQ or have any information that would
    benefit other gamers of this wonderful game, then e-mail me with comments,
    missing moves, hints, codes, or secrets at (replicant@northstate.net) and
    you will be given full credit for your additions in the future versions of 
    this FAQ. I plan on continuing this FAQ ubtil the release of the FULL retail
    version and then working on creating the most complete FAQ on the full 
    version. Thanks to everyone in advance for their assistance in making this 
    FAQ better and I hope it is a help to all who read it.
    
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    Legend:
    "Directions on Directional Pad or Analog Joystick"
    U = Up
    D = Down
    L = Left 
    R = Right 
    U/L = Up and to the left 
    U/R = Up and to the right 
    D/L = Down and to the left
    D/R = Down and to the right
    
    "Buttons"
    S = Square Button
    T = Triangle Button
    X = X Button
    O = O Button
    
    "Move Modifiers"
    + = Press buttons at same time to complete move
    , = Pause slightly after move and do next move (Should be done rapidly.)
    
    Basic Controls:
    Up: Tap to start peddling bicycle
        Hold to accelerate
        Turn around(when riding backwards)
    Down: Brake
    Left: Turn Left
    Right: Turn Right
    Square: Big Air Tricks (+Directional Buttons)
    Triangle: Grind (+Directional Buttons)
    X: Tap to start peddling bicycle
       Turn around(when riding backwards)
       Bunny Hop (Jump)
    O: Modifier Tricks (+Directional Buttons)
    L1/L2: Spin Left
    R1/R2: Spin Right
    
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    Basic Tricks:
    "Square Button Tricks (Big Airs)"
    U+S = Table Top
    D+S = Back Flip
    L+S = Look Down Air
    R+S = Can-Can
    U/L+S = Rocket Air
    U/R+S = Superman 
    D/L+S = Candy Bar
    D/R+S = Tail Whip Air
    
    "O Button Tricks (Modifier Airs)"
    U+O = Cross Up (X-Up)  
    D+O = Bar Spin
    L+O = One-Footed Air
    R+O = One-Handed Air
    U/L+O = Peg Grab 
    U/R+O = Seat Grab
    D/L+O = No Footer Air
    D/R+O = No Hander Air
    
    
    "Triangle Button Tricks (Grinds)"
    U+T = Tooth Pick
    D+T = Ice Pick
    L+T = Smith
    R+T = Double Peg
    U/L+T = Lip Slide
    U/R+T = Luc-E
    D/L+T = Crooked
    D/R+T = Sprocket
    
    
    "X Button Tricks"
    Bunny Hop = Press X Button and release to jump.
    Manual = Press and hold X while in air and press Down when near ground.
    Nose Wheelie = Press and hold X while in air and press Up when near ground.
    Fast Plant = Press L+X after any jump near lip of ramp, rail, or side of wall.
    Wall Tap = Press R+X after any jump near lip of ramp, fence, rail, or side of wall.
    
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    Special Tricks:
    *These tricks are advanced combo tricks and require much practice to perfect. The
    basic premise behind them is that you perform a Big Air Trick and then perform a
    Modifier Air or Air Rotation immediately after.
    
    ***Big Air Trick List (Square Button)***
    
    "Table Top Moves"
    Cross Up Table Top = Table Top, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Table Top = Table Top, Bar Spin
    One-Footed Table Top = Table Top, One-Footer Air
    One-Handed Table Top = Table Top, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Table Top = Table Top, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Table Top = Table Top, Seat Grab
    No Footer Table Top = Table Top, No Footer Air
    No Hander Table Top = Table Top, No Hander Air
    
    "Back Flip Moves"
    Cross Up Back Flip = Back Flip, Cross Up 
    One-Footer Back Flip = Back Flip, One-Footer Air
    One-Hander Back Flip = Back Flip, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Back Flip = Back Flip, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Back Flip = Back Flip, Seat Grab
    No Footer Back Flip = Back Flip, No Footer Air
    No Hander Back Flip = Back Flip, No Hander Air
    
    "Look Down Moves"
    Cross Up Look Down = Look Down, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Look Down = Look Down, Bar Spin
    One-Footer Look Down = Look Down, One-Footer Air
    One-Hander Look Down = Look Down, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Look Down = Look Down, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Look Down = Look Down, Seat Grab
    No Footer Look Down = Look Down, No Footer Air
    No Hander Look Down = Look Down, No Hander Air
    
    "Can-Can Moves"
    Cross Up Can-Can = Can-Can, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Can-Can = Can-Can, Bar Spin
    One-Footer Can-Can = Can-Can, One Footer Air
    One-Hander Can-Can = Can-Can, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Can-Can = Can-Can, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Can-Can = Can-Can, Seat Grab
    No Footer Can-Can = Can-Can, No Footer Air
    No Hander Can-Can = Can-Can, No Hander Air
    
    "Rocket Air Moves"
    Cross Up Rocket Air = Rocket Air, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Rocket Air = Rocket Air, Bar Spin
    One-Footer Rocket Air = Rocket Air, One-Footer Air
    One-Hander Rocket Air = Rocket Air, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Rocket Air = Rocket Air, Peg Grab
    No Hander Rocket Air = Rocket Air, No Hander Air
    
    "Superman Moves"
    Cross Up Superman = Superman, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Superman = Superman, Bar Spin
    One-Hander Superman = Superman, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Superman = Superman, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Superman = Superman, Seat Grab
    No Hander Superman = Superman, No Hander Air
    
    "Candy Bar Moves"
    Cross Up Candy Bar = Candy Bar, Cross Up
    Bar Spin Candy Bar = Candy Bar, Bar Spin
    One-Footer Candy Bar = Candy Bar, One-Footer Air
    One-Hander Candy Bar = Candy Bar, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Candy Bar = Candy Bar, Peg Grab
    Seat Grab Candy Bar = Candy Bar, Seat Grab
    No Hander Candy Bar = Candy Bar, No Hander Air
    
    "Tail Whip Air Moves"
    Cross Up Tail Whip Air = Tail Whip Air, Cross Up 
    Bar Spin Tail Whip Air = Tail Whip Air, Bar Spin
    One-Hander Tail Whip Air = Tail Whip Air, One-Hander Air
    Peg Grab Tail Whip Air = Tail Whip Air, Peg Grab
    No Hander Tail Whip Air = Tail WHip Air, No Hander Air
    
    ***Modifier Trick List (O Button)***
    ---A few Modifier Tricks can be linked with other Modifier Tricks to
    create other cool combo tricks.
    
    "Cross Up Moves"
    "Bar Spin Moves"
    "One-Footer Air Moves"
    "One-Hander Air Moves"
    "Peg Grab Moves"
    "Seat Grab Moves"
    "No Footer Air Moves"
    "No Hander Air Moves"
     
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    "Double Tap Tricks"
    Cross Down = U,U+O
    Bar Spin to Bar SPin Back = D,D+O
    Double Peg Grab = U/L,U/L+O
    Double Seat Grab = U/R,U/R+O
    
    ***Unique Tricks***
    Flair = Back Flip+180 degree Rotation
    Truck Driver = Bar Spin+360 degree Rotation
    Flip Driver = Back Flip, Bar Spin
    Nothing = D/R,D/L+O
    Crotch Rocket = Rocket Air, Seat Grab 
    
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    "Codes and Secrets"
    
    ---Infinite Manual and Nose Wheelie---
    Do any trick or combo and land to Manual or Nose Wheelie and keep the X button 
    held down to prolong the trick, then move the directional keys to steer the 
    Manual/Nose Wheelie and slow it down. If you do not oversteer or run into a 
    transition you can keep the trick points going up indefinitely. I have scored 
    over a million points testing this trick out. It is a neat glitch and fun for
    those who are point mongers. You must keep the X button pressed down the whole 
    time to keep the points flowing. It is easier to do this trick using the Manual.
    Enjoy!!!
      

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