11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

Apple Arcade has a game for almost everyone.

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Apple Arcade has accumulated almost 200 games in its catalog since its launch in 2019. The subscription service has won long-awaited titles Fantasy from Mistwalker and Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi, as well as NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition, one of the most important titles in the service so far. You can also play remastered classics from the App Store like Angry Birds: Reloaded other Alto’s Odyssey: The Lost City.

Even after a busy first half of 2021, there are still more classics and new titles to come, like Proxi from The Sims creator Will Wright and Artful Escape from Annapurna Interactive.

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Here are all the games we hope to play on Apple Arcade.

The ingenious escape

Developer: Interactive Annapurna

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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The Artful Escape tells the story of teenage guitar prodigy Francis Vendetti. On the night of his first performance, Francis finds himself on a psychedelic quest for self-discovery. Along the way, he fights dead popular legends and sometimes his own imagination.

The Artful Escape was first announced at E3 2017 and was included in the Apple Arcade lineup. The Trailer 2019 displays a colorful neon musical side scrolling.

Detonation races

Developer: Electronic square

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Get ready to put the pedal to the metal in this explosive new racing game from the creators of Forza and Hot Wheels.

Enter construction

Developer: Management Games

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Details on Enter the Construct have been scant, except that it was expected to be available at the Apple Arcade launch. At the time, the images and videos showed the game as a sci-fi first-person shooter. Since then, there has been little to no information on Enter the Construct, so it may have been renamed or canceled. Directive Games did not respond to a request for comment, but we will update if we hear anything.

Jetpack joyride

Developer: Halfbrick Studios

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Jetpack Joyride is a classic endless runner packed with high-tech jetpacks, costumes, and more from the makers of Fruit Ninja.

Monster Hunt stories

Developer: Capcom

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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The world is full of monsters and while most of the world is chasing them, a quiet village joins the beasts and becomes Monster Riders. Become a horseman, befriend “Monsties” and go on new adventures in this role-playing game.

Neko Atsume: Kitten Collector

Developer: Hit Point Co.

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Attract over 40 different types of cats with food and let them play with toys and other treats. Each feline friend is registered in your catbook.

Proxi

Developers: Will Wright and Gallium Artists

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Proxi is an AI simulation game of The Sims creator Will Wright. The game is built from the player’s memories, using them as building blocks in the 3D world. Instead of creating a city or house, as the player would in The Sims, Proxi models the brain. It can store memories and millions of interconnected concepts, according to the website.

Super Leap Day

Developer: Nitromes

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

Screenshot by Shelby Brown / CNET

Super Leap Day is a colorful new one-button action platformer coming to Apple Arcade.

Super Stickman Golf 3

Developer: Noodle cake

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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This new golf game offers multiple courses, power-ups, different game modes, collectibles, and more. What the Golf and Clap Hanz Golf fans might enjoy this.

Tetris rhythm

Developer: N3twork

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Tetris Beat infuses music and rhythm mechanics into the classic Russian game.

Wurdweb

Developer: Aran and Adriaan

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

11 games we can’t wait to play on Apple Arcade

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Fans of traditional Sunday morning crosswords, Dear Reader, and Apple Arcade’s SpellTowers can enjoy this new word game from independent developers Aran Koning and Adriaan de Jongh.

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You can get a three-month free trial of Apple Arcade when you buy a new Apple device, or a free month if you sign up for the first time. To test the service, open the App Store and tap the little joystick icon at the bottom of the screen. The Apple one The subscription package also launched last year, making it easy and affordable to get up to six Apple subscription services, including Apple Arcade, for one price. Apple Arcade also recently partnered with Verizon to offer a free one-year subscription with unlimited plans.

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