Hi there everybody, and welcome to the week! It’s time as soon as once more for our look again on the noteworthy updates of the final seven days. Some huge video games bought updates this week, with some nice Apple Arcade titles particularly seeing some love. We’ve bought a mixture of updates masking Apple Arcade, free-to-play, and paid video games so that you can take into account. After all, you’ll be able to maintain a watch out for updates your self by collaborating within the TouchArcade boards. This weekly abstract is simply right here to fill you in on the belongings you might need missed. Let’s go for it!
Teppen at all times appears to have attention-grabbing occasions once they occur, and this newest one definitely qualifies. The Breath of Resistance card set is now out there, including an entire bunch of recent playing cards to the sport from all kinds of collection. There’s a 2.5 yr anniversary marketing campaign happening, which presumably has some rewards to supply. Yow will discover new gadgets within the Soul Store, new quests added to the Chronicles mode, a brand new ranked match with Karin, and a brand new level match with Tessa.
Jetpack Joyride, Free
Barry boldly goes the place he has gone earlier than with the return of the Star Trek crossover occasion in Jetpack Joyride. Accumulate a bunch of in style Star Trek characters, attempt to add a spiffy Starfleet Mech to your storage, and strap on the Starship jetpack to hit warp velocity. There’s a brand new Voyager Shuttlecraft car on supply, the Phaser and Borg Dice jetpacks to nab, some new car skins, and naturally all the acceptable backgrounds to promote the theme.
Pocket Construct, $0.99
It’s been a bit since we checked in on Pocket Construct, and I used to be happy to see a pleasant new replace ready for us to dig into. It provides fish and bugs, together with some very fairly butterflies, lending the sport just a bit extra of a nature really feel. Past that, there’s a brand new colour filter to mess with, plus some fixes for points with water transparency and lacking gadgets. That is such a beautiful recreation for the little it asks for.
Our 2021 Apple Arcade Recreation of the 12 months has its first replace in a number of months, and whereas it’s not as monumental as a few of its earlier ones, it does add a function I’m quite pleased to see. When you fireplace up a New Recreation+ file and head to the bar within the Frontier City of En, you’ll discover a particular treasure chest within the again room. Seize the merchandise from the chest and save your recreation. A brand new possibility will likely be added to the principle menu that permits you to hearken to all the music within the recreation. Mmm, Nobuo Uematsu tunes everytime you need. There are additionally some bug fixes in right here, as a result of why not? I’ll go forward and provides this the UMMSotW award this time, as a result of I do dig this recreation’s soundtrack.
I believe this recreation could be doing higher than the builders deliberate, as a result of it felt like the unique design was maxed out a few updates in the past. That places us in an attention-grabbing place for updates for the following whereas. Positive, twenty-five new phases. That type of factor is predicted in an identical puzzle recreation replace. A brand new animal to your zoo within the type of a gorilla. Properly, yeah. It’s Zookeeper, in spite of everything. However we’ve additionally bought a brand new minigame the place you’re making an attempt to toss as many free throws into the basket as potential throughout the time restrict. Together with the earlier minigame that aped the unique recreation, that is a part of the brand new Minigames Store that may most likely see extra additions as time goes on. Odd, however okay.
Toy Blast, Free
This replace, however, is much more standard. Such is the state of our compulsory free-to-play matching puzzle updates of the week most occasions. Toy Blast‘s newest model does what most new variations of the sport do. It provides fifty new phases to play, and provides you a little bit story context for them. Apparently this one has to do with a heist being deliberate by Rhino and Mister. I don’t assume that Rhino is Aleksei Sytsevich from the Spider-Man comics, however I’m not going to play this recreation lengthy sufficient to seek out out. It would be fairly cool if it was him, although. Simply 1000’s of phases into Toy Blast and, growth, Spider-Man tie-up. Alas, actuality hardly ever is as enjoyable because the world of creativeness.
The vault has been thrown open! No human-made machine can deign to imprison the earlier occasions of LEGO Brawls! Each previous season is now out there so that you can return to and luxuriate in at your leisure. Select your favourite theme, earn studs, unlock new items, then hop to a different theme. There’ll nonetheless be some restricted version themes across the holidays, although. This replace additionally brings in Participant Ranks and makes some tweaks to the UI and controller help.
SpongeBob: Patty Pursuit,
Right here’s one other in style Apple Arcade recreation that retains on getting extra added to it by way of updates. This newest model contains twenty-five extra F.U.N Sized programs. Extra SpongeBob references! Extra unlockable hats to earn! Rack up the scores, will get your arms on some stars, and unlock extra ranges. You understand how this goes by now, buddies. This replace additionally makes some stability changes and fixes a number of bugs.
PAC-MAN Get together Royale,
It’s attention-grabbing which parts of Pac-Man have turn out to be iconic over time. Like fruits, for instance. It’s most likely the third or fourth factor you consider in relation to Pac-Man, and the chief amongst them might be the pair of cherries. Properly, fruits are coming to the Pac-Man celebration and the cherries are main the cost. Seize them and also you’ll flip invisible for a number of seconds. This replace additionally contains eight new mazes, 13 new dressing room gadgets, and some different tweaks and enhancements.
Genshin Affect, Free
We’ll end issues up this week by having a look on the newest replace to hit the, er, hit recreation Genshin Affect. Fleeting Colours in Flight is the identify of this model and its related occasion, and it brings in new characters named Shenhe and Yun Jin together with a brand new space and a few new tales to play by. There’s additionally a brand new weapon known as the Calamity Queller, some updates to the Dressing Room, and a few new monsters to battle.
That about wraps it up for final week’s important updates. I’m positive I’ve missed some, although, so please be happy to remark under and let everybody know should you assume one thing needs to be talked about. As standard, main updates will probably get their very own information tales all through this week, and I’ll be again subsequent Monday to summarize and fill within the blanks. Have an amazing week!