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Update: All 123 Apple Arcade games available now

Update: All 123 Apple Arcade games available now

Apple launched its mobile game subscription service Apple Arcade on September 19th, 2019, featuring a host of exclusive titles that were developed specifically for the platform.

With the iPhone maker rolling out new games on an irregular basis, here at PocketGamer.biz we've created a list that includes every game currently available on the service. There are over 120 games so far, from the likes of Sayonara Wild Hearts and Grindstone to LEGO Builders Journey and Sonic Racing. 

Subscribers of Apple Arcade can play games across iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV, with users able to switch between devices and pick up where they previously left off.

$4.99 a month

Apple Arcade can be signed up to for $4.99/£4.99/AU$7.99 a month, with a free trial available for those who are curious.

All releases are now ordered chronologically, and we'll be updating the list every time a new game is added to the service.

Keep us honest: If you believe there is an error with the list or think we are missing a game or two, please feel free to send an email to matthew.forde@steelmedianetwork.com.

To keep up-to-date on the latest mobile games currently in development, make sure to check out our soft launch list that includes Marvel Super War, Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells, Plants vs. Zombies 3, and more.


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  • May 28th, 2020

    App Name: SpongeBob: Patty Pursuit

    Developer/Publisher: Nickelodeon

    App Store Description: Trouble has come to Bikini Bottom! The evil "mastermind" Sheldon J. Plankton has once again hatched a plan to steal the secret Krabby Patty formula. This time he has enlisted his army of cousins to capture all of SpongeBob's friends! Play as SpongeBob on his epic, most side-scrolly quest through Bikini Bottom ever!


  • May 22nd, 2020

    App Name: Towers of Everland

    Developer/Publisher: Cobra Mobile

    App Store Description: Welcome to the Towers of Everland, where exploration, combat and RPG elements merge to create an amazing experience that delivers true adventure within an unfolding journey that will keep you coming back for more! Are you brave enough to conquer all the Towers?


  • May 15th, 2020

    App Name: Winding Worlds

    Developer/Publisher: KO_OP

    App Store Description: You're far from home. You're not sure how you got here. But you do know one thing: it's your calling to help your new friends, however you can. But not all of them are being cooperative... From the award-winning studio that brought you GNOG comes Winding Worlds, a finger-wiggling puzzle-adventure about a girl, a Wurm, and how to say goodbye.


  • May 8th, 2020

    App Name: The_Otherside

    Developer/Publisher: The Label

    App Store Description: Otherside is a turn-based RPG and strategy board game where you will control four survivors who hope to push back the shadowy threat. Make your way through each level solving puzzles, fighting monsters, and destroying the spirit anchors that threaten our dimension.


  • May 1st, 2020

    App Name: Neversong

    Developer/Publisher: Serenity Forge

    App Store Description: Upon waking from a coma, Peet's girlfriend is nowhere to be found. Investigate the screams coming from the heart of Neverwood, the increasingly bizarre behaviour of the zombie grownups, and the strange truth about Peet's past in this hauntingly dreamlike fable.


  • April 17th, 2020

    App Name: A Fold Apart

    Developer/Publisher: Lightning Rod Games

    App Store Description: In a world of folding paper, there are two sides to every story. Lightning Rod Games presents A Fold Apart: an award-winning puzzle game that explores the emotional rollercoaster of a long-distance relationship — in a world of folding paper!

     

    App Name: Beyond Blue

    Developer/Publisher: E-Line Media

    App Store Description: Beyond Blue takes you into the near future, where you’ll have the opportunity to explore the mysteries of our ocean through the eyes of Mirai, a deep-sea explorer and scientist. You and your newly-formed research team will use groundbreaking technologies to see, hear, and interact with the ocean in a more meaningful way than has ever been attempted.


  • April 10th, 2020

    App Name: Scrappers

    Developer/Publisher: Q-Games

    App Store Description: In Scrappers, up to four players can team up to clean up the streets of a futuristic city teeming with garbage - and trash anyone who gets in their way! You take on the role of the Scrappers, a squad of robot garbage collectors working to clean up a grimy city of the not-so-distant future. Time is money in Junktown, and team tactics like stacking trash and passing it to teammates - much like in basketball - can boost your efficiency for bigger rewards!


  • April 3rd, 2020

    App Name: Legend of the Skyfish 2

    Developer/Publisher: Crescent Moon Games

    App Store Description: Legend of the Skyfish is filled with beautiful hand-painted art, intricate action puzzles and unique enemies. Explore a huge world of 45 handcrafted levels and defeat giant bosses.


  • March 20th, 2020

    App Name: Spyder

    Developer/Publisher: Sumo Digital

    App Store Description: Set in a retro universe, British Spy Agency ‘EP-8’ has created Agent 8, the most sophisticated miniature robot spider on earth! Built using experimental technology, this itsy-bitsy superspy is equipped with all the gadgets and gizmos you’ll need; cut through panels, overload terminals, flip switches, and open valves as you scurry about sabotaging the heinous plans of evil doers.


  • March 13th, 2020

    App Name: Roundguard

    Developer/Publisher: Wonderbelly Games

    App Store Description: Roundguard is a bouncy dungeon crawler with pinball physics, lots of loot, and a randomized castle full of oddballs. Press your luck against hordes of dangerously cute monsters and challenging roguelike elements in this all-round bouncy adventure!


  • February 27th, 2020

    App Name: Crossy Road Castle

    Developer/Publisher: Hipster Whale

    App Store Description: Bring your friends and see how far you can get in this endless spinning tower of arcade fun! Keep climbing as high as you can. Every run is different. Play Together: Designed for cooperative arcade platforming chaos. You can also play solo, but everything’s more fun with friends, right?


  • February 14th, 2020

    App Name: Loud House: Outta Control

    Developer/Publisher: Nickelodeon

    App Store Description: Welcome to the Loud House! Are you ready to get outta control? Enter the chaotic world of Lincoln Loud and his sisters from the hit Nickelodeon series.


  • February 7th, 2020

    App Name: Charrua Soccer

    Developer/Publisher: Batovi Games Studio

    App Store Description: Charrua Soccer from Batovi Games is a casual retro style soccer game with a stylized 3D look. It's a dynamic arcade with a fast-paced gameplay, with just the fun part of soccer! The game has stylized 3D graphics inspired in the retro style of the games from the 90s, evoking nostalgia!


  • January 31st, 2020

    App Name: Secret Oops!

    Developer/Publisher: Mixedbag Srl

    App Store Description: Secret Oops! is an innovative cooperative local multiplayer Augmented Reality game where players try to make sure that the world's dumbest spy isn't detected. When a new threat arises and briefcases start to disappear all over the world, the S.P.Y. Agency, the only agency in the world run by robotic pigeons, sends its best agent to investigate: Special Agent Charles.


  • January 24th, 2020

    App Name: Butter Royale

    Developer/Publisher: Mighty Bear Games

    App Store Description: Have the food fight of your life in Butter Royale, a multiplayer battle royale game, and be the last one standing on Butter Island. Play against 31 other players in fast-paced food battles (under five minutes), with the help of sauce-shooting, baguette-blasting modified kitchen tools!


  • January 10th, 2020

    App Name: No Way Home

    Developer/Publisher: SMG Studio

    App Store Description: Stranded in a strange galaxy, you must fight for survival using only your wits, your ship, and your party planning robot companion. Explore the universe, befriend bizarre aliens, and blast through hordes of monsters as you endeavour to find a way home.


  • January 3rd, 2020

    App Name: Doomsday Vault

    Developer/Publisher: Flightless

    App Store Description: You're on a lone mission in a post-climate collapse Earth. Adventure around the world in your robotic suit and use your suit's tools and abilities to explore challenging environments. Navigate desolate landscapes, flooded cities and derelict buildings to find seeds from critical plant species and return them to the safety of the Vault.


  • December 19th, 2019

    App Name: LEGO Builder's Journey

    Developer/Publisher: LEGO

    App Store Description: Builder’s Journey is a poetic puzzle that takes place in a LEGO brick world, brought to life with the most accurately rendered LEGO elements yet to feature on screens. Be taken through a breathtaking world filled with brick-by-brick effects, accompanied by a beautiful soundtrack.


  • December 12th, 2019

    App Name: Ultimate Rivals: The Rink

    Developer/Publisher: Bit Fry Game Studios

    App Store Description: Set in a digital world of the near future, Ultimate Rivals: The Rink is a hockey experience that, for the first time, gives fans the ability to play as their favourite athletes wherever and however they choose.


  • November 27th, 2019

    App Name: Unleash the Light

    Developer/Publisher: Cartoon Network

    App Store Description: Join the Crystal Gems for the ultimate mobile RPG. It’s time to Unleash the Light! Play as your favourite Steven Universe characters, including Steven, Garnet, Pearl, Amethyst, Lapis Lazuli, and Bismuth!


  • November 15th, 2019

    App Name: Rosie's Reality

    Developer/Publisher: RosieReality

    App Store Description: Rosie’s Reality is a unique puzzle adventure and fun family experience about cooperation and communication. Guide Rosie, a shy yet spirited rescue robot, on an extraordinary mission to recover a series of misbehaving and malfunctioning robot assistants.


  • November 8th, 2019

    App Name: Discolored

    Developer/Publisher: Shifty Eye

    App Store Description: Discolored is a strange and surreal puzzle adventure, taking place over a single desolate location. Your mission: restore the colour to this once-vibrant world. What caused the colours to disappear? How can they be brought back? As you explore, you'll solve an array of inventive puzzles and uncover a selection of clues - leading you to discover the deeper secrets of this strange place at the end of an abandoned highway.

     

    App Name: Guildlings

    Developer/Publisher: Sirvo Studios

    App Store Description: This is Guildlings, a new story-driven episodic adventure brought to you by Asher Vollmer (maker of Threes), IGF award-winner Jamie Antonisse, and the team of dedicated indies at Sirvo Studios. Drawing inspiration from classic RPGs, point and click puzzlers and visual novel games, it tells a lighthearted coming-of-age fantasy tale within a modern mobile frame.

     

    App Name: Marble It Up: Mayhem!

    Developer/Publisher: The Marble Collective

    App Store Description: The joy of rolling is back! Marble It Up: Mayhem! is the newest chapter in marble platforming - fresh from the minds behind Marble It Up! and Marble Blast. World-class level design, buttery-smooth controls, and brand-new multiplayer - welcome to the beginning of the best marble experience yet!

     

    App Name: Sociable Soccer

    Developer/Publisher: Rogue Games

    App Store Description: A new, fun, fast-paced, cross-platform soccer game for 2020.

     

    App Name: Takeshi and Hiroshi

    Developer/Publisher: Oink Games

    App Store Description: "Takeshi and Hiroshi" combines the two worlds of puppet animation and role-playing games. It tells the story of two brothers and their daily life. The 14-year-old Takeshi, a game designer to-be, is creating a game for his weak little brother Hiroshi who always wants to play the next chapter of the game as soon as possible. 

     

    App Name: UFO on Tape: First Contact

    Developer/Publisher: Revolutionary Concepts

    App Store Description: Exclusive to Apple Arcade, 'UFO on Tape' puts you in the hot seat as you speed through the countryside looking for evidence of visitors from outer space.


  • November 1st, 2019

    App Name: Jumper Jon

    Developer/Publisher: Esteban Duran

    App Store Description: Jumper Jon offers a new time concept never seen in the Metroidvania genre before. Take the role of Jon and get into Hell to explore and find the beautiful Jane. Everything played in 30-second chunks. Jumper Jon is an adventure that will be released as individual chapters.

     

    App Name: Monomals

    Developer/Publisher: Picomy

    App Store Description: There's a big music contest going on amongst the world's best animal DJs ! Armed with a big fishing rod and a plug, go fishing in deep waters to help the DJs catch all of the Monomals, and create your very own music in the MonoMaker.

     

    App Name: Star Fetched

    Developer/Publisher: Crescent Moon Games

    App Store Description: Star-Fetched is a sci-fi platformer about a young space-adventurer who is mysteriously teleported to a far away solar system to help defend against an oncoming alien invasion. It combines side-scrolling action with elements of tower-defense, exploration and RPG.

     

    App Name: Super Mega Mini Party

    Developer/Publisher: Red Games Co.

    App Store Description: Compete with players from around the world in hyper casual competitive mini-games or throw a Super Mega Mini Party with friends!

     

    App Name: The Mosaic

    Developer/Publisher: Raw Fury

    App Store Description: Mosaic is a dark surrealistic and atmospheric adventure game about urban isolation and the dread of being a piece in a giant machinery you can’t understand.


  • October 25th, 2019

    App Name: Fallen Knight

    Developer/Publisher: FairPlay Studios

    App Store Description: Fallen Knight is an neo-classic side scrolling action platformer game. The story is set in the far future and introduces an intense sword fighting gameplay with punishing boss battles. 

     

    App Name: Hogwash

    Developer/Publisher: Bossa Studios

    App Store Description: Pitching one player against three in a race against the clock, this colour-soaked rasher of chaos is the ultimate team-based, feel-good game. Will you side with the bumbling farmhand as he struggles to keep the farm squeaky-clean? Or will you join forces with the mischievous pigs and run riot by spreading as much mud as possible?

     

    App Name: Lifelike: Chapter One

    Developer/Publisher: Kunabi Brother

    App Store Description: Made for all ages, Lifelike is a mesmerizing particle symphony from the multiple-award-winning creators behind Blek and FROST. Ignite your sense of wonder and lose yourself in a world filled with beautiful, enigmatic, and sometimes strange flocking species and creatures.

     

    App Name: Tales of Memo

    Developer/Publisher: Tendays Studio

    App Store Description: Accompany Memo and his friends on an epic journey through a frozen landscape, battling enemies in exciting memory puzzles

     

    App Name: Yaga The Roleplaying Folktale

    Developer/Publisher: Versus Evil

    App Store Description: Smash, clobber and bash the murderous legends of Slavic mythology in this darkly funny action role-playing game that changes every time you play. Play as Ivan, a one-handed blacksmith with incredibly bad luck, who must take on the impossible tasks given to him by the tzar. All the while the mysterious witch, Baba Yaga, watches over Ivan's fate.


  • October 18th, 2019

    App Name: Ballistic Baseball

    Developer/Publisher: Gameloft

    App Store Description: Put your baseball strategy to the test in live head-to-head matches where you’ll choose the perfect pitch to strike out opponents, or swing for the fences on your way to becoming a champion. Ballistic Baseball is a celebration of the Great American Pastime realised in a fun, larger-than-life art style.

     

    App Name: Manifold Garden

    Developer/Publisher: William Chyr Studio

    App Store Description: Explore a beautiful Escheresque world where the laws of physics are different. Geometry repeats infinitely in every direction, and falling down leads you back to where you started. Manipulate gravity to change your perspective and see the world in new ways. Master the rules of the universe and restore a barren world with vegetation and life

     

    App Name: Pac-Man Party Royale

    Developer/Publisher: Bandai Namco

    App Store Description: Challenge your friends in this brand new Pac-Man game, mixing the instant fun of arcade retro-gaming with a multiplayer experience. Play our 4 Players Battle Mode, and be the last Pac-Man standing to win the rounds

     

    App Name: Things That Go Bump

    Developer/Publisher: Tinybop

    App Store Description: In Things That go Bump, familiar objects and rooms come to life every night, and nothing looks quite as does in the day. Create your creature, and battle your friends, but beware the house spirits! They can destroy and they can give life. Battle, create, and make your way through the rooms of the house, and slowly you will unravel the secret of Things that Go Bump.


  • October 11th, 2019

    App Name: Decoherence

    Developer/Publisher: Electro Estudios

    App Store Description: Build robots from a wide variety of components. Plan a strategy to carry you to victory. Fight as a pilot alongside your bots in exciting PvP matches or test your mettle in the single-player Entropy Tribunals experience!

     

    App Name: Inmost

    Developer/Publisher: Chucklefish

    App Store Description: Inmost is an atmospheric, story-driven puzzle platformer, following three playable characters within one dark, interconnecting story. In an old abandoned castle, you’ll need to explore every nook and cranny, avoid detection, slice your way through enemies and spring deadly traps in order to escape the evil that lurks within…

     

    App Name: Mind Symphony

    Developer/Publisher: Rogue Games

    App Store Description: Experience music and gameplay that emotionally and mentally impacts you. Mind Symphony sets unique gameplay to mesh with musical tracks to create an experience that makes you feel better.

     

    App Name: ShockRods

    Developer/Publisher: Stainless Games

    App Store Description: ShockRods is about shooting and avoiding being shot by jumping and dodging. ShockRods features solo and team games that take place in natural surroundings and future sports arenas. Your goal in ShockRods is to score points – by shooting your opponents and achieving objectives; scoring goals, stealing the other team’s flag, or dealing the most destruction… As you drive your ShockRod to VICTORY!

     

    App Name: Stela

    Developer/Publisher: SkyBox Labs

    App Store Description: Stela is a cinematic, atmospheric platformer about a young woman witnessing the final days of a mysterious ancient world.


  • October 5th, 2019

    App Name: Nightmare Farm

    Developer/Publisher: Hit-Point Co.

    App Store Description: The story of a painful nightmare spinning in a bright world. Let's get along with the characters visiting the farm by preparing food for them and give them toys while growing crops in the field.

     

    App Name: Pilgrims

    Developer/Publisher: Amanita Design

    App Store Description: Pilgrims is a playful adventure game, created by the team behind Machinarium and Samorost. Roam the land as you please and make new friends, share a laugh with your fellow travellers and help them complete their little stories, your way. How many different solutions can you find?

     

    App Name: Redout: Space Assault

    Developer/Publisher: 34BigThings

    App Store Description: Redout: Space Assault puts you in control of a Super Orbital Recon Fighter during the 2395 Colonization of Mars: dive in the fastest, most epic and exciting arcade space battle you can experience on an Apple device. Outsmart, outmanoeuvre, overpower, outclass your opponents in lightning-fast, adrenaline-inducing single-player space combat.

     

    App Name: The Bradwell Conspiracy

    Developer/Publisher: Bossa Studios

    App Store Description: Following a sudden explosion at the Stonehenge Museum fundraiser, you find yourself trapped in a hidden underground complex. Your only means of escape is by sending photographs of your surroundings to another survivor confined elsewhere. But before long, a disturbing truth begins to dawn…


  • September 19th, 2019

    App Name: Agent Intercept

    Developer/Publisher: PikPok

    App Store Description: Chase the bad guys and race against time to retrieve top-secret counter-intelligence in your slick, souped-up vehicle. Drive, drift, and duel in missions across exotic locales, deploying high-tech gadgets and avoiding hazards to save the day in style.

     

    App Name: Assemble with Care

    Developer/Publisher: usTwo

    App Store Description: When Maria, a globe-trotting antique restorer, arrives in the sun-soaked town of Bellariva, she has no idea just how broken it will turn out to be. She wants nothing more than to help the town’s inhabitants save their most beloved possessions, but when it’s their personal lives that are starting to fracture, she’ll need to find a way to hold them together, one spare screw at a time.

     

    App Name: Atone: Heart of the Elder Tree

    Developer/Publisher: Wildboy Studios

    App Store Description: With a heavy emphasis on narrative, Estra’s journey through Midgard is filled with Nordic lore, mysterious twists, and consequential decisions. Players will converse with a variety of characters and share in Estra’s discoveries as she learns more about her family’s past and the looming darkness spreading across the realm.

     

    App Name: BattleSky Brigade: Harpooner

    Developer/Publisher: Battlebrew

    App Store Description: BattleSky Brigade Harpooner is a shoot’em up and “fishing” game. Shoot open barrels and enemies and avoid obstacles on the way up, like a classic vertical shoot em’ up! Reel yourself back in when you run out of rope and collect what you shot open! Set in the adorable world of BattleSky Brigade, help Pim on his quest to be the best salvager in all the Wyldes!

     

    App Name: Big Time Sports

    Developer/Publisher: Frosty Pop

    App Store Description: Big time arms, big time legs, small time heads. This is the wide world of whacky sports. Big Time Sports pays homage to an era when video games were exhilarating and competitive in spite of their simplicity. Tap that button as fast as you can. Slam that joystick side to side. Up, down, left, right, release.

     

    App Name: Bleak Sword

    Developer/Publisher: Devolver Digital

    App Store Description: Bleak Sword is a dark fantasy action game tasking players to struggle across compact, cursed diorama battlefields. Through nine tense chapters, heroes must lift the curse of the legendary Bleak Sword by striking down all manner of creatures in every forest, swamp, castle, and dungeon on their journey.

     

    App Name: Card of Darkness

    Developer/Publisher: Zach Gage

    App Store Description: Embark on an epic hand-animated adventure from Zach Gage, Pendleton Ward, and Choice Provisions. Cast powerful spells, slay fantastic monsters, discover ancient secrets, and ultimately save the world - just by picking up the right cards.

     

    App Name: Cardpocalypse

    Developer/Publisher: Versus Evil

    App Store Description: Make friends, play cards, twist the rules, become a Mega Mutant Power Pets master, and try to save the world in this single-player RPG about being a 90’s kid.

    On her first day at Dudsdale Elementary, 10-year old Jess accidentally gets everybody's favorite collectable card game banned, forcing the kids to take their card battles underground. Troubles arise when mutants from the game invade the real world, and it’s up to Jess and friends to stop them.

     

    App Name: Cat Quest II

    Developer/Publisher: The Gentlebros.

    App Store Description: Cat Quest II is a 2D open-world action-RPG set in a fantasy realm of cats and dogs. Under threat from a continuing war between the cats of Felingard and the advancing dogs of the Lupus Empire, Cat Quest II tells the tail of two kings, brought together against their will, on a journey of paw-some discovery to reclaim their thrones.

     

    App Name: ChuChu Rocket! Universe

    Developer/Publisher: Sega

    App Store Description: ChuChu Rocket! is back. Enjoy the revived Sega hit game as it scurries its way into a series of mind-blowing 3D puzzles. With a quirky art style, cat and mouse pathfinding puzzles, and a universe full of strange and wonderful planets to explore and solve, ChuChu Rocket! Universe is a whole new take on the ground-breaking Dreamcast classic.

     

    App Name: Cricket Through the Ages

    Developer/Publisher: Devolver Digital

    App Store Description: Swing bats and throw balls through the intertwined histories of humankind and cricket in this one-button, physics-driven game.

     

    App Name: Dead End Job

    Developer/Publisher: Headup

    App Store Description: Dead End Job sends you into a madcap, whacky world to bust up ghosts. It’s a procedurally generated twin-stick shooter that straps a vacuum pack to your back and puts a plasma blaster in your hand. For you, it’s just another day in the office.

     

    App Name: Dear Reader

    Developer/Publisher: Local No. 12

    App Store Description: Dear Reader includes fifty literary classics and dozens of different word puzzles, from unscrambling anagrams to swapping lines of text. As far as we know, this is the first game where you can dive in and play with the actual written words from so many tempting books.

     

    App Name: Dodo Peak

    Developer/Publisher: Moving Pieces

    App Store Description: Play as a dodo bird to find and rescue your lost babies from a series of dangerous peaks. Manoeuvre them home while avoiding obstacles and enemies! Dodo Peak is a throwback to the classic arcade platformers of the past with a modern twist.

     

    App Name: Don't Bug Me!

    Developer/Publisher: Frosty Pop

    App Store Description: Commander Abigail Blackwell begins the emergency extraction protocol. As she rests and recharges her solar batteries, the pesky local Martians are making her life miserable. With Martian attacks looming, Houston most definitely has a problem! Don’t Bug Me! simplifies resource management, tower defence, and first-person mechanics into a singular arcade experience.

     

    App Name: Down in Bermuda

    Developer/Publisher: Yak and Co.

    App Store Description: Down in Bermuda is a quirky adventure filled with puzzles to solve and mysteries to uncover. Our adventurous aviator Milton finds himself trapped in a time bubble deep inside the Bermuda and needs your help to escape.

     

    App Name: Dread Nautical

    Developer/Publisher: Zen Studios

    App Store Description: A tactical turn-based RPG with rogue-like elements, Dread Nautical combines immersive gameplay with a cartoonish - yet captivatingly eerie - tone. Supernatural forces have overwhelmed the ship with mysterious malevolent monstrosities, and you’ll need to seek out other survivors, track down food and other resources, and manage your safe haven for any hope of escaping this “vacation” alive.

     

    App Name: EarthNight

    Developer/Publisher: Cleaversoft

    App Store Description: EarthNight is a painting brought to life and a love letter to classic arcade games. Dragons have taken over the Earth, and humanity has fled to space. You must help Stanley and Sydney skydive back to Earth while careening across the backs of massive, snake-like dragons as they soar high above the planet, all while an original chiptune soundtrack pounds away in the background.


  • September 19th, 2019 - Continued

    App Name: Exit the Gungeon

    Developer/Publisher: Devolver Digital

    App Store Description: Exit the Gungeon is a bullet hell dungeon climber immediately following the adventures of the misfit ‘Gungeoneers’ and their journey for personal absolution in Enter the Gungeon.

     

    App Name: Explottens

    Developer/Publisher: WeRplay

    App Store Description: Explottens is a heart pumping, hair raising, twin-stick arcade shoot ‘em up that follows Kit the pilot and his band of misfits as they zip, boost, and shoot through the sky, battling the ferocious felines of K.L.A.W. Explottens focuses on delivering pure arcade joy with bullet hell gameplay, epic boss battles and lots of explosions in a gorgeous parallel kitten-themed universe.

     

    App Name: Fledling Heroes

    Developer/Publisher: Brendan Watts

    App Store Description: Leap from the nest into a fun-filled adventure! Meet cute feathered friends, each with their own wondrous story to tell, as they dodge dastardly pirate lizARRrds, dash through frozen forests, dive through sunken temples, and flap their way from fledglings to a fully-fledged heroes!

     

    App Name: Frogger in Toy Town

    Developer/Publisher: Konami

    App Store Description: Frogger is back! The classic frog-action game returns on Apple Arcade with an all-new look and the same simple gameplay. Guide the iconic amphibian forward as you evade the numerous obstacles in your path!

     

    App Name: Grindstone

    Developer/Publisher: Capybara Games

    App Store Description: Grindstone is a game of sword-slashing puzzle battles from the award-winning creators of Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes and Critter Crunch! Grindstone Mountain is overrun with vicious Creeps! Slay your way up its treacherous peak where fortune, glory (and death) awaits!

     

    App Name: Hexaflip: The Action Puzzler

    Developer/Publisher: David Marquardt

    App Store Description: In Hexaflip, you flip through hexagonal mazes filled with deadly obstacles. Avoid hammers, spikes, lasers and more to collect orbs and reach the end! This is a real action-puzzle brain-teaser that mixes timing with thinking.

     

    App Name: Hot Lava

    Developer/Publisher: Klei Entertainment

    App Store Description: Hot Lava transports you back to your childhood imagination. Relive those moments of excitement, joy, and chaos. Run, jump, climb, and surf in first person across nostalgia-packed environments flooded with hot molten lava. Explore alone, or join your friends. This is a game of dexterity and ingenuity, you will have to use all your skills to complete the treacherous obstacles that await.

     

    App Name: HyperBrawl Tournament

    Developer/Publisher: Milky Tea Studios

    App Store Description: HyperBrawl Tournament is a future arena combat sport like no other! Heroes compete in electrifying two versus two PVP matches fusing no rules soccer, combat and skill-based weapon power-ups. 

     

    App Name: Jenny LeClue - Detectivu

    Developer/Publisher: Mografi

    App Store Description: Jenny LeClue is a thrilling story of mystery, adventure and growing up. Set in the sleepy town of Arthurton, the game is filled with memorable, complex characters and rendered in a unique aesthetic.

     

    App Name: Kings League II

    Developer/Publisher: Kurechii

    App Store Description: King’s League II is the sequel to the award-winning strategy simulation RPG. Recruit and manage fighters of different classes before entering tactical battles of glory. Lead your team to victory and climb the most prestigious League in Kurestal!

     

    App Name: Kings of the Castle

    Developer/Publisher: Frosty Pop

    App Store Description: Kings of the Castle is colorful rescue mission and speed run you can play by yourself, or with family and friends in multiplayer mode.The dragon Zantorian locked Prince Rupert away in a castle tower on a dangerous and mysterious island. Lord Baldor dispatches the princess to investigate the hostile and unfamiliar territory and save the prince.

     

    App Name: LEGO Brawls

    Developer/Publisher: LEGO

    App Store Description: Build your way to the top in this lighthearted, team action brawler where anything can happen. Design your own heroic minifig with unique brawling abilities! Build ridiculous power-ups out of bricks! Work with your team to control iconic LEGO levels! Compete in NINJAGO, Castle, and Pirate arenas! Expand your collection of minifigs and power-ups! Become the ultimate brawler!

     

    App Name: Lifeslide

    Developer/Publisher: Block Zero Games

    App Store Description: Take flight as a paper plane as you embark on a breathtaking, metaphorical journey through life. "Simple input, sophisticated outcome" defines a flight mechanic that will satisfy and challenge the most demanding players. 

     

    App Name: Mini Motorways

    Developer/Publisher: Dinosaur Polo Club

    App Store Description: From the makers of Mini Metro, Mini Motorways is a game about drawing the roads that drive a growing city. Build a road network, one road at a time, to create a bustling metropolis. Redesign your city to keep the traffic flowing, and carefully manage upgrades to meet the changing demands. How long can you keep the cities of the world moving?

     

    App Name: Murder Mystery Machine

    Developer/Publisher: Blazing Griffin

    App Store Description: Join detectives Cassandra Clarke and Nate Houston as they investigate a simple murder that soon entwines the two into a complex, interconnected series of crimes that's anything but an open-and-shut-case. Murder Mystery Machine is a compelling episodic interactive mystery game that crosses narrative with unique new puzzle-solving and deduction gameplay.

     

    App Name: Mutazione

    Developer/Publisher: Die Gute Fabrik

    App Store Description: A mutant soap opera where small-town gossip meets the supernatural... Mutazione is an adventure game where the juicy personal drama is just as important as the high-stakes adventure part of the story.

     

    App Name: Neo Cab

    Developer/Publisher: Fellow Traveller

    App Store Description: Hold on to humanity in a world overcome by automation. Play as Lina, the last human driver-for-hire on the streets of Los Ojos. Your friend and only lifeline has gone missing; with no money and nowhere to stay, the only thing you can do is keep driving.

     

    App Name: Oceanhorn 2

    Developer/Publisher: Cornfox & Bros

    App Store Description: Oceanhorn 2: Knights of the Lost Realm, set a thousand years before the events of the first chapter, takes you on a magical journey across the vast world of Gaia, brimming with mythology and lore. A young Knight faces an impossible challenge, as Warlock Mesmeroth has returned with a formidable Dark Army. Will our hero be able to unite the Owrus, Gillfolk, and men in a fight for the fate of the world?


  • September 19th, 2019 - Continued

    App Name: Operator 41

    Developer/Publisher: Shifty Eye Games

    App Store Description: Help your Operator reach the telephone to call headquarters with vital intel. Vigilant guards patrol the grounds, and security cameras keep a watchful gaze. Use stealth to sneak by them. Throw objects you’ll find to distract the guards, or even knock them out – but aim and timing is everything. Operator 41 is all about sneakiness and strategy.

     

    App Name: Outlanders

    Developer/Publisher: Pomelo Games

    App Store Description: Outlanders is a charming town-builder simulation game that lets you play as the leader of a group of regular people building a town together. Some want to survive, while others want to build amazing things. It’s up to you to guide them towards their goal.

     

    App Name: Over the Alps

    Developer/Publisher: Stave Studios

    App Store Description: Postcards written in invisible ink reveal a secret history... Travel back in time in the debut game from Stave Studios, OVER THE ALPS. Stay undercover, evade the police, and race across 1939 Switzerland in this Hitchcockian World War Two spy thriller.

     

    App Name: Overland

    Developer/Publisher: Finji

    App Store Description: Take care of a group of travellers on a post-apocalyptic road-trip across the United States in this turn-based survival game. Fight scary creatures, rescue stranded survivors, and scavenge for supplies like fuel, first aid kits, and weapons. Decide where to go next, whether it's upgrading this wrecked car, or rescuing that dog. Just remember, there are consequences for every action.

     

    App Name: Painty Mob

    Developer/Publisher: Devolver Digital

    App Store Description: Shake up your hum drum world by dousing its unsuspecting citizens with splashes of vibrant paint in an effort to spread a little unrequested cheer around to all. But make sure you stay one step ahead of the ever-increasing angry mob – they aren’t too happy about your rainbow-inspired vision and will stop at nothing to slow you down. 

     

    App Name: Patterned

    Developer/Publisher: Borderleap

    App Store Description: Patterned is a unique puzzle game that immerses you in the beauty and joy of seamless, repeating patterns. Each pattern begins as a sketch and you must use visual clues to reassemble its scrambled pieces. Piece by piece, each pattern begins to come alive in increasing amounts of colour and structure. When the final piece is placed, the pattern fills the screen in full colour.

     

    App Name: Possessions

    Developer/Publisher: Noodlecake Studios

    App Store Description: Welcome to a world where your eyes deceive you every day. Welcome to the world of Possessions - a minimalist 3D puzzle game about perspective and spatial awareness. In Possessions, you will look at various objects from different angles until they appear to be in their right place, all while learning the story of a family inhabiting the house.

     

    App Name: Projection: First Light

    Developer/Publisher: Blowfish Studios

    App Store Description: Projection: First Light follows the adventures of Greta, a girl living in a mythological shadow puppet world, as she embarks on a journey of self-enlightenment with the assistance of legendary heroes from each culture she explores.

     

    App Name: Punch Planet

    Developer/Publisher: Block Zero Games

    App Store Description: Punch Planet is a competitive 2D Sci-Fi fighting game with a rich and immersive universe, spanning exotic planets, advanced cities, and alien races.

     

    App Name: Rayman Mini

    Developer/Publisher: Ubisoft

    App Store Description: Rayman has been shrunk to the size of an ant! To undo this spell, insects, mushrooms, leaves, and other plants will be your allies as you find your way through a wonderful, macro-photographic world. From a gorgeous river to a spider nest or the deep recesses of a tree, Rayman Mini thrusts players into a rich, natural environment through exciting 48 levels.

     

    App Name: Red Reign

    Developer/Publisher: Ninja Kiwi

    App Store Description: Secure your stronghold, prepare your army, and battle to victory in this fun, fast-paced real-time strategy game from the makers of Bloons TD.

     

    App Name: Sayonara Wild Hearts

    Developer/Publisher: Annapurna Interactive

    App Store Description: Sayonara Wild Hearts is a dreamy arcade game about riding motorcycles, skateboarding, dance battling, shooting lasers, wielding swords, and breaking hearts at 200 mph.

     

    App Name: Shantae and the Seven Sirens

    Developer/Publisher: Wayforward Technologies

    App Store Description: Shantae is back in an all-new tropical adventure! In her 5th adventure, the Half-Genie hero gains new Fusion Magic to explore a vast sunken city, make new Half-Genie friends, and battle the Seven Sirens in her most thrilling adventure yet!

     

    App Name: Shinsekai Into the Depths

    Developer/Publisher: Capcom

    App Store Description: Capcom presents a fresh and original undersea exploration game, filled with unique visual and audio experiences for you to discover.

     

    App Name: Skate City

    Developer/Publisher: Snowman

    App Store Description: Capture the heart and soul of street skating in a style that’s all your own. Push to perfect your flow and improve your skills while mastering hundreds of trick combinations. Immerse yourself in the dynamic environments as morning fades to night, and the weather shifts unexpectedly.

     

    App Name: Sneaky Sasquatch

    Developer/Publisher: RAC7 Games

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    App Name: Sonic Racing

    Developer/Publisher: SEGA

    App Store Description: The world's fastest hedgehog is back in Sonic Racing! Take control of one of 15 playable characters from the Sonic universe and compete in the ultimate multiplayer racing experience. Collect power-ups, set traps and attack competitors all while driving at high speed. Ready, Set, Race!

     

    App Name: Spaceland

    Developer/Publisher: Tortuga Team

    App Store Description: It is probably the most dynamic turn-based strategy in the spirit of the old school. Less covers, more action! Land on a lost planet and show the mutants what you are made of. Shoot, kick, blow up and destroy. You will put together the most reckless team of fighters and unravel the mysteries of the mystical planet following the best traditions of science fiction


  • September 19th, 2019 - Continued

    App Name: Speed Demons

    Developer/Publisher: Radiangames

    App Store Description: Speed Demons is the ultimate highway racing simulator, with breakneck speeds, amazing physics-based crashes, and the most intense TRAFFIC ever seen in a video game. Featuring hundreds of events, tons of varied vehicles, endless highways, and 8 gameplay modes, this is the top-down, physics-based racing game the world has been waiting for.

     

    App Name: Spek.

    Developer/Publisher: Rac7 Games

    App Store Description: Play with perspective to guide a dot along the edge of an unseen world and collect mysterious fragments of a broken dimension. Navigate through colorful environments full of challenging puzzles, dangerous inhabitants, and innovative mechanics that will make you think in new ways.

     

    App Name: Spelldrifter

    Developer/Publisher: Free Range Games

    App Store Description: Spelldrifter combines the puzzle-like positional tactics of a turn-based RPG battle with the deep customizability and replayability of a collectible card game. The result: a hybrid, wherein players must juggle the resources at their disposal using both time and space.

     

    App Name: Spidersaurs

    Developer/Publisher: Wayforward Technologies

    App Store Description: To solve world hunger, INGESTCorp creates eight-legged creatures with all the meat and muscle humanity needs to survive. When the facility is breached, the world is threatened by vengeful Spidersaurs, the tangy food with a bite that bites back! Count on Victoria and Adrian to stop them! 

     

    App Name: Stellar Commanders

    Developer/Publisher: Blindflug Studios

    App Store Description: Welcome commander, to this multiplayer one vs one strategy game where you are fighting for control of distant planets. You have seven minutes to tactically destroy your opposition, or the whole planet collapses and explodes in spectacular fashion.

     

    App Name: Stranded Sails

    Developer/Publisher: Shifty Eye Games

    App Store Description: Along with your crew you are ship-wrecked on a mysterious archipelago. As the son/daughter of the gravely injured captain you take charge and set up a camp for the survivors. Since food resources are limited you plant your own crops and establish a small farm. Your goal is to eventually build a new ship. So you search all islands for useful treasures and forage deeper and deeper into the wilderness.

     

    App Name: Super Impossible Road

    Developer/Publisher: Rogue Games

    App Store Description: The spiritual sequel to the award-winning Impossible Road is back and more ferocious than ever with all-new modes, insane online play, and plenty more. So what’re you waiting for? Crack those knuckles and jump into the fastest, craziest, most spectacular racer on Apple Arcade.

     

    App Name: Tangle Tower

    Developer/Publisher: SFB Games

    App Store Description: Unravel a thrilling mystery by exploring a strange and twisted mansion, discovering curious clues, interrogating peculiar suspects and solving unique puzzles. Freya Fellow has been murdered. The lead suspect? A shadowy figure found looming over her body, wielding a knife. The problem? That suspect... is just a painting. 

     

    App Name: The Enchanted World

    Developer/Publisher: Noodlecake Studios

    App Store Description: The Enchanted World is a beautiful tile sliding puzzle-adventure set in a magical world torn asunder by dark forces. Guide a young fairy through a series of beautiful environments, delightful puzzles, and meet strange characters on her journey to piece the world back together.

     

    App Name: The Get Out Kids

    Developer/Publisher: Frosty Pop

    App Store Description: The Get Out Kids is a narrative puzzle experience. An original story, each chapter unfolds within a 3D diorama, leading to a conclusion you will never see coming

     

    App Name: The Pinball Wizard

    Developer/Publisher: Frosty Pop

    App Store Description: The Pinball Wizard is an arcade adventure game where the main character is propelled into action by a set of flippers, like the ball in a pinball machine. Each level of the game is a contained area inside a tower. The goal of the game is to survive and get to the top of the tower.

     

    App Name: Tint

    Developer/Publisher: Lykke Studios

    App Store Description: Tint lets you solve puzzles by painting. Mix watercolours to match the colour of the origami - all at a soothing pace and in the comfort of your own garden studio. Here are no timers, no countdowns, no points and certainly no rush, whenever you feel like a break

     

    App Name: Towaga: Among Shadows

    Developer/Publisher: Sunnyside Games

    App Store Description: In Towaga: Among Shadows you will learn to master the light in order to exorcise hordes of enraged creatures firmly set upon tearing you to shreds. Your skill and perseverance will be sorely tested while fighting on foot in the jungle or soaring through the skies above the peaks of the highest temples.

     

    App Name: Various Daylife

    Developer/Publisher: Square Enix

    App Store Description: In the year 211 of the Imperial Era, a new continent was discovered. Explore its every last corner as a colonist of Antoecia, while living your life to the fullest in the city of Erebia.

     

    App Name: Way of the Turtle

    Developer/Publisher: Illusion Labs

    App Store Description: In this charming adventure platformer, join two turtles on their journey to reunite stranded on a tropical island in the middle of nowhere. An island not so innocent as it might look at first glance. Cursed by evil magic, corrupting elements of the earth transforming them into vicious monsters and difficult obstacles.

     

    App Name: What the Golf?

    Developer/Publisher: The Label/Triband

    App Store Description: A silly physics-based golf parody where every golf course is a new surprising type of golf, some brilliant or hilarious, others so absurd you will ask yourself: WHAT THE GOLF? Bring your car to the driving range, golf a bird to get a Birdy, or a house and get a Home In One! This game is made by people who know nothing about golf and it will not make you a better golf player!

     

    App Name: Where Cards Fall

    Developer/Publisher: Snowman

    App Store Description: Where Cards Fall is a slice of life story where you build houses of cards to bring formative memories to life. Create pathways through dreamlike spatial puzzles to navigate the insecurities and emotions of high school and beyond.

     

    App Name: Word Laces

    Developer/Publisher: Minimega

    App Store Description: Word Laces is a word puzzle game about associations, connotations, and collecting shoes. Every picture tells a story, find the meaning and solve the puzzle. Just swipe to lace up words, it’s simple and satisfying! Each level presents you with an image and a set of jumbled letters. Your task is to find words associated with the image and “lace” the words together.


Staff Writer

Matthew Forde is the staff writer for PocketGamer.biz and also a member of the Pocket Gamer Podcast. You can find him on Twitter @Forde999 talking about Smash Bros. and everything pop culture related - particularly superheroes.

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