Whats up 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. As we speak is Could the 4th, which is that day that followers realized sounded sort of like one thing from Star Wars and firms shortly found out they may use it to promote stuff. Surprisingly, no massive Star Wars sport updates to speak about this yr. However we do have some stuff from the corporate that owns Star Wars, so all of it works out. In fact, you may maintain an eye fixed out for updates your self utilizing AppShopper or by taking part 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!
Horizon Chase – World Tour, Free
After placing Horizon Chase on nearly each platform that might run it, the developer has turned its consideration again round to the cellular authentic. There can be loads of updates coming for the sport this yr, apparently. This one is moderately modest, including a brand new UI to arrange the sport for upcoming updates and adjusting how a lot of the sport you may get pleasure from at no cost earlier than you need to pay. There are actually 30 free tracks and seven unlockable automobiles, supplying you with a strong chunk of racing motion with out dropping a cent. Candy.
Jetpack Joyride, Free
You already know in Again to the Future II when Marty finally ends up again in 1955 and has to keep away from operating into his previous self from the primary Again to the Future? Typically I really feel like that’s the place Jetpack Joyride is at with this Again to the Future occasion they maintain operating every now and then. It was a terrific occasion and I do like that this content material isn’t locked away from individuals who missed it initially, however wouldn’t it’s neat if there have been, you already know, new occasions like this? Nicely, right here’s your likelihood to benefit from the hoverboard and DeLorean once more. As soon as once more, it is a restricted occasion, and who is aware of whether or not or not it should return sooner or later? Perhaps Doc. I imply, dude’s bought a TIME TRAIN.
Door Kickers, $4.99
It’s a bit odd to me that right here within the futuristic world of 2020 there are nonetheless iPad-only video games, however we’re seeing among the extra notable ones slowly throwing off these limitations and opening as much as individuals who personal the now moderately chunky newer iPhones. And that’s just about what we’re seeing with this replace for Door Kickers. It’s now iPhone suitable, and with that comes bigger fonts and a few modifications to the UI. There may be additionally help for a couple of new languages and an entire bevy of bug fixes and enhancements.
Ahh, GrimValor is such an excellent sport. Simply so enjoyable to play, and each time I choose it as much as test one thing I find yourself sinking in a few hours. That is one other sport that has been making the rounds to new platforms, and cellular gamers are reaping the advantages on this new replace. A spiffy New Sport+ mode has been added, and it is extremely a lot well worth the journey. There’s additionally help for eight new languages, and a brand new Arachnophobia mode that swaps out spider-like enemies for a distinct design for John Goodman’s consolation. On high of all that, the loading occasions between ranges have been considerably diminished. All of that’s ok for the coveted UMMSotW award for this week. Yay!
Marvel Contest of Champions, Free
A-yup, right here’s one other film tie-in for a film that has been pushed again till later this yr. The Black Widow: Crimson by Daybreak occasion has Black Widow (Lethal Origins) looking for a misplaced weapon. She has to enlist the assistance of Crimson Guardian to outrace Taskmaster, who can be in search of the weapon. Does this have something to do with the film’s plot? I don’t know, however I’d think about Disney and Marvel have been cautious to verify it didn’t spoil something too essential. Along with the brand new occasion, there are a bunch of stability tweaks, bug fixes, and efficiency enhancements.
Matchington Mansion, Free
Right here’s our compulsory free-to-play matching puzzle sport replace for the week. This time it’s the vaguely ‘Scapes-like sport Matchington Mansion. You get 43 new ranges to play, a brand new occasion known as Mansion Badge, a brand new timed room within the type of the Cozy Bed room, and a brand new common room known as Spa P1: Foyer. Some bugs have been additionally mounted, after all. So yeah, make some matches, make a pleasant bed room, and put collectively the best spa you may. That’s roughly all of the vitality I can muster for this one, so let’s transfer alongside.
Disney Magic Kingdoms, Free
You already know, I don’t like Disney’s Pocahontas very a lot. I’m not going to enter the the explanation why, however I’ll say that it has nothing to do with the wonderful music and very good artwork. Those that like Disney’s fairy-tale tackle an actual particular person higher than I could also be joyful to see among the characters becoming a member of Disney Magic Kingdoms on this new replace. Pocahontas, Meeko, and Percy come to the park as a part of the everlasting Kingdom Quests storyline. I legit don’t even keep in mind who Percy is. Okay, I seemed it up. It’s a pug canine. Yeah, he’s cute. Oh, and pop in right this moment to get your free Star Wars Day present.
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Free
I perceive many people need to be good, accountable wizards. However that’s a tricky job today, as we’re probably not presupposed to exit until we have to. Nicely, no worries! Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is including a brand new characteristic known as the Evening Bus that lets you play Wizarding Challenges with out leaving your house. You need to use the Evening Bus to go out to the Fortress at Hogwarts Citadel, choose a Chamber, and battle some Foes. And in contrast to in the true world, no bizarre individuals are ready on the Evening Bus to knife you and steal your pockets! Wow, that’s the magic of video video games!
Pocket Build, $0.99
The developer of Pocket Construct is at all times working arduous to ship recent new updates, and I actually do admire that. They’re not at all times flashy, however they’re at all times good. And so it goes with this newest model, which lets you change the scale of things, drag and re-order gadgets to line up your favorites, and squashes some pesky bugs. That’s actually all there’s to it, however I’ll at all times be joyful to get UI enhancements and size-changing powers. Reckon they’re utilizing Pym Particles for that?
Fishing Strike, Free
Let’s end issues up this week with a take a look at an replace for a fishing sport, as a result of why the heck not? This massive replace for Fishing Strike has a bunch of stuff in it. There’s a brand new Membership Competitors, 5 new fishing spot levels, 70 new competitors fish together with 5 new named fish, some new fishing tools, and extra. Wow! That’s some actual… actual fishing stuff proper there, associates! Ah, I’m simply kidding. Fishing video games are fairly chill, and this replace seems to be like a extremely strong one.
That about wraps it up for final week’s important updates. I’m certain I’ve missed some, although, so please be happy to remark beneath and let everybody know in the event you assume one thing must be talked about. As common, 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 a terrific week!